August 2012 archive

Saturday, Sept 15 – Peripheral Vision

Peripheral Vision is a breakthrough quartet on the international scene.     “This outfit produces jazz for this century… all the material has something to say, propelled with elegant momentum and hearty rations of dynamic interplay.” – Geoff Chapman, The Wholenote     “a rules-breaking quartet comprised of some of the best modern players around. …

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Friday, Sept 14 – Top Pocket Quartet

Top Pocket returns to the Jazz Room to attempt back-to-back sell out performances!  One of Waterloo’s best-known, and most popular Jazz bands since the late 80’s, this quartet has ranged from be-bop, fusion, Latin, traditional and jazz these guys with tremendous versatility and depth! Their album 11:11, released at the Registry Theatre in 2010, includes the demanding and compelling …

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Friday, Sept 7 – Larry Larson and his Jazz Guys

One of the finest moments of the KW Jazz Room was it’s first – and this year is no exception as Larry Larson returns for the first show of the 2012/2013 season. Larry Larson is well known as a superb trumpet and flugelhorn player, one of K-W’s own. From his origins in jazz trumpet through a …

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Summer Concerts at the Jazz Room

Visit the Jazz Room for these off-season events (season’s passes do not apply)! 1. Friday August 24th Shannon Lyon and Rob Szabo $15 in advance, $20 at the door tickets available at Encore Records or 2. Thursday September 27th ‘The Art of Bob Dylan’ a NUMUS event

Jazz Society Success!

The first season the KW Jazz Room has been featured in the Record.   A big thanks to everyone who attended and to those who performed!