Aretha Franklin was one of the most iconic voices in music history and a brilliant artist. Over the course of her decades-long career, she inspired countless musicians and fans, and created a legacy that paved the way for a long line of strong female artists.
Maria Manna, Maureen Washington, April Gislason, Susannah Adams and Shanna Dance are five Victoria based singers who would like to show their gratitude and pay tribute for all that Ms Franklin did for each of them.
The stellar backline for this show is featuring, Karel Roessingh, James Young, David Emery, Barrie Sorenson, Dave Flello, Stewart McLellan and David Enns!
Tickets: $30 advance $35 at the door.
Link for tickets: eventbrite
Dave Dunnett Theatre, Victoria, BC
Jazz standards and originals.
With Scott White on double bass.
Opening for the fabulous Son de Madera from Mexico
Hornby Festival runs on Hornby Island, BC, from 3-11th August.
There is also a career-development practicum for emerging musicians running concurrently, with Phil Dwyer as lead mentor. Check it out!
Join us for a special double bill concert! Two fabulous vocalists singing favourite Ella Fitzgerald tunes, classic bossa nova and original tunes.
Accompanied by Jan Stirling (piano) and Joey Smith (double bass)
Edie DaPonte http://www.edie.ca
Victoria Beer Week turns 5!
Come dressed in your glad-rags and celebrate with us at the Victoria Public Market.
Jazz standards with Wes Carroll (guitar) and Rob Johnson (double bass)
All inclusive food + drink ticket $75
See https://victoriabeerweek.com/schedule/events/hoppy-birthday/ for details
Duo concert with Miles Black. As advertised in Monday Magazine. However, due to unforeseen circumstance, Miles Black has had to cancel this engagement.
I shall be accompanied by the wonderful Nick Peck on piano.
Limited seating. Email for advance tickets. Location: James Bay