Tag Archives: jazz

Best of Canadian Jazz at the Capitol

The Capitol Theatre presents Canada’s finest jazz talents, The Mike Murley Septet on Sunday, October 20th at 7:30 pm. Tickets are now on sale at the Capitol Theatre Box Office starting at $23. This performance is part of the 2013-2014 Capitol Theatre season. An engaging, lyrical saxophonist, Nova Scotia native Mike Murley is one of… Continue Reading

2013 East Coast Music Award Nominees Announced

The East Coast Music Association announced the nominees for the 2013 East Coast Music Awards this morning. Congratulations to all the nominees! Aboriginal Recording of the Year City Natives – City Natives Gary Sappier Band – Gary Sappier Blues Band Lone Cloud – We Are Medicine People Old Self – Who? Speechless – Dangerous Methods African-Canadian… Continue Reading

Mark Segger Sextet in Sackville

The Catbird Jazz Society is pleased to announce that it is presenting the Mark Segger Sextet at George’s Roadhouse in Sackville, NB at 8 pm on November 16, 2012. The Toronto-based Mark Segger Sextet, an “avant-chamber-jazz” group, was formed in 2008 to realize the music of St. Francis Xavier University trained drummer/composer Mark Segger. The… Continue Reading

Harvest Announces Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, & Matt Andersen

  The Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival in Fredericton announced this morning that Festival favourites and winners of this year’s Grammy for Blues Album, Tedeschi Trucks Band will return to the Festival, along with Allman Brothers drummer Jaimoe’s Jasssz Band, and New Brunswick’s own international blues export, Matt Andersen. These three acts come as the… Continue Reading

Beaumont Back for 16th Season

The Sainte-Anne de Beaumont chapel, located in the Memramcook valley, will host its 16th Airs d’été de Beaumont (Summer performances). Every Monday, from July 4 to August 29, the chapel will present a variety of shows whether it’s jazz, classic, folk or rock and roll! In addition to presenting live music enjoyable for all, the… Continue Reading