Monthly Archive: January 2012

Jan 30

2 for 1 Student Saturdays in February!

STUDENTS AT THE JAZZ ROOM TWO-FOR ONE SATURDAYS DURING FEBRUARY (2012) The Saturday program (Artistic Director Ted Warren) features some of Canada’s best jazz talent at THE JAZZ ROOM. Students are invited to take advantage of a special offer (two admissions for the price of one) during February to come experience jazz at its finest …

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Jan 23

Saturday, Feb 18 – Maureen Kennedy Quartet

From the title track of her signature CD This is Always, Maureen Kennedy’s distinctive cool femme vocals leave you thirsting for the 1950s and ’60s. “In addition to having a distinctly candid jazz vocal style, Kennedy stands out on the basis of the song selection on this album, her debut.” – All About Jazz From Billy …

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Jan 23

Friday, Feb 17 – Barb Fulton Quintet

How do you make a quintet a triple threat? Put Barb Fulton on lead! Her career as an actor at Stratford, her training as a dancer in England, and her many singing roles add up to a vocal presence that can transport you straight to the stage. “Her own innate sense of how to sing …

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Jan 16

Friday, Feb 10 – Trace Element Quartet

Four friends from four corners of Canada, and one blueprint for groove, jazz, hip-hop, and cinematic influences “all tied together with the conversational immediacy of improvisation.” Witness this link to their signature CD Blueprint. The groove is compelling, the tunes are rooted in solid innovation, and the music draws on broad influences from Miles Davis …

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Jan 04

2 for 1 Student Saturdays in Jan

STUDENTS AT THE JAZZ ROOM TWO-FOR ONE SATURDAYS DURING JANUARY (2012) The Saturday program (Artistic Director Ted Warren) features some of Canada’s best jazz talent at THE JAZZ ROOM. Students are invited to take advantage of a special offer (two admissions for the price of one) during January to come experience jazz at its finest …

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Jan 02

Saturday, Jan 14 – Vaughan Misener Quartet

Class is in as Vaughan Misener, faculty at Humber College, brings his bass lead to Waterloo. “Electric bassist Vaughan Misener is an intense and skillful player, subtly directing a band with pulsing lines that can suddenly explode in fresh directions” – Toronto Life Joining Vaughan are the energetic Alex Dean on saxophone, the accomplished Lorne …

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