Robin Jessome and Slide Effect

January 24, 2020 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm

Trombonists Robin Jessome is currently based in Kitchener/Waterloo and performing around the Tri-Cities as well as Hamilton and Toronto, making loud and intriguing creative music. Robin like things dark, with a quirky sense-of-humour — deeply influenced by the likes of Carla Bley, Tom Waits, Kenny Wheeler and Charles Mingus.

Originally from Nova Scotia, Robin received a Bachelor of Music at St. Francis Xavier University (2003) and then completed a Master of Music in Jazz Performance at the University of Toronto (2009). While at UofT he studied trombone with William Carn and Terry Promane; composition with Phil Nimmons and David Braid.

  • Trombone: Robin Jessome, Sam Meakin, Jim Edwards, John Monkhouse, Mitch Kehn and Keith Bilinsky
  • Piano: Chris Bruder
  • Bass: Tom Altobelli
  • Drums: Sean Habermehl

Here is Robin in a “Blues solo” and “Alone Together“.