August 2011 archive

Stephen Preece & Tom Nagy Interview

Stephen and Tom share thoughts about The Jazz Room on Rogers Daytime TV: Special thanks to everyone at Rogers.

Sound Check Extraordinaire

If the dress rehearsal was this good, I can’t wait for opening night. A handful of lucky jazz fans served as the audience tonight for a live test run at The Jazz Room. The goal of the evening was to find any kinks – sound, lighting, setup, etc. – prior to Sept. 9th’s opening night. …

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Tickets for Opening Weekend Now Available!

The Society is pleased to announce that tickets for the opening weekend go on sale August 13 at Words Worth Books in Uptown Waterloo (cash only). Friday, September 9, 2011 kicks off with none other than local favourite trumpeter Larry Larson and his Jazz Guys. Saturday, September 10, 2011 sees award-winning saxoponist (tenor and soprano), Mike Murley and the Mike Murley Septet, performing for …

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Sept. 23, 2011 ~ Paul Mitchell Group

Paul Mitchell Group Friday, September 23rd, 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Cover charge: $10/person. Paul Mitchell is a very talented trumpet and fluglehorn player. He has toured throughout North America, and he is a regular in the Dave Murphy band, among others. He has also developed a following in the region for his swing music gigs …

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