Glen Buhr and Margaret Sweatman and the Broken Songs Band + Penderecki Quartet sponsored by Diva International–Winter Jazz Festival

February 8, 2019 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm


Composer, Glenn Buhr and novelist Margaret Sweatman join forces with the Penderecki String Quartet for a jazz cabaret featuring words and music with a jazz twist.  Their original music is a mix of lyrical jazz, tender songwriting, classical modernism, and quite a bit of deft humour.  The cabaret also features words and music by: Leonard Cohen, Thelonious Monk, the Rolling Stones, Paul Simon, Joni Mitchell and Charles Mingus.  Special guests: Peter Lutek on electric bassoon/clarinet and Andrew Downing on bass.


Glenn Buhr, piano/guitar/vocals
Margaret Sweatman, harmonica/vocals
Jeremy Bell, violin
Jerzy Kaplanek, violin
Christine Vlajk, viola
Katie Schlaikjer
Peter Lutek, electric bassoon/clarinet
Andrew Downing, bass

Buhr and Sweatman – Blade Runner Windows

This performance is part of the WOMEN IN JAZZ series, sponsored by DIVA INTERNATIONAL, makers of the Diva Cup

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