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Past Performances / Jazz

March 03, 2017

The Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble

A Grand Theatre Presents performance.   A Tribute to Great Jazzmen of the 20th Century   Rémi Bolduc and his outstanding musicians have prepared for you a brand new program to honour some of the best jazz musicians of our time: Dave Brubeck, Oscar Peterson, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker and few...
December 07, 2016

Maceo Parker

A Grand Theatre Presents performance.     While most sax players have followed in the footsteps of jazz legends like Charlie Parker and John Coltrane, Maceo Parker has consistently marched to a different tune. Since his earliest days, he has gravitated to the more rhythmic and soulful end of the...
November 10, 2016

Emilie-Claire Barlow

A Grand Theatre Presents performance.     For Juno award winning jazz singer Emilie-Claire Barlow, there never was a Plan B. No day jobs or fallback plans in case music didn't work out. "I've always been a singer, " she said. "I knew that's what I was going to do." It has been so much in her...
April 07, 2016

Holly Cole

There is an intelligence and sophistication to Holly Cole's singing that sets her apart. She takes material everyone thinks they know and discovers new undercurrents, wrapping her honesty, compassion and sardonic wit around these creations. The results are smart, sexy, provocative, sometimes...
December 10, 2015

Shine On: the Universe of John Lennon

  Shine On: the Universe of John Lennon is a spectacular group performing music by John Lennon and the Beatles uniquely arranged by Michael Occhipinti. The musicians in the group collectively boast over 20 Juno Award nominations.   Michael Occhipinti is no stranger to reinventing popular music,...
October 17, 2015

The Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble Tribute to Dave Brubeck

In 1950-60, very few American jazz artists have had as much influence and were as popular as Dave Brubeck. The Rémi Bolduc Jazz Ensemble with special guest pianist François Bourassa are proud to present a brand new production, Tribute to Dave Brubeck, performing the music of Brubeck’s celebrated...
March 14, 2015

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Deriving their name from Preservation Hall, the venerable music venue located in the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band continues to live up to its name and celebrate the art form of New Orleans Jazz. Many of the band's charter members performed with the pioneers...
December 11, 2014

Art of Time Ensemble & Madeleine Peyroux

THE PERFORMANCE IS STILL GOING ON AS SCHEDULED AND IS NOT CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER.  PLEASE DRIVE CAREFULLY IF YOU DECIDE TO CONTINUE WITH YOUR PLANS TO ATTEND.  ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Multi-million album seller Madeleine Peyroux has been dubbed "the 21st century Billie Holiday", with her...
October 04, 2014

Oliver Jones Trio

Oliver Jones’ six-decade musical career has been rich and varied. His classical music education started young, surrounded by talent. Oscar Peterson, who is considered one of the greatest jazz musicians of all time, was an inspiration to Jones. Oscar’s sister, Daisy Peterson Sweeney, became...
June 27, 2014

Heillig Manoeuvre

Bassist Henry Heillig is best know for his 30+ year stint as musical director of Manteca. The Heillig Manoeuvre is a quartet founded by bassist Henry Heillig in 1998 with the intention of performing and recording Heilligs original jazz compositions. He describes the bands repertoire as more...

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