Jazz in the Hall, Thursday, April 5th … Learn, listen and jam!
Old Fire Hall. Doors 6:30 pm. Show 7 pm. $7 and youth/children 19 and under are free! Free snacks too.
First up: Educational vignette w/ Steve Gedrose. Steve’s vignettes are now being featured in a Jazz Vignettes From the Hall series distributed to radio stations nationally through the National Campus an CommunityRadio Association including CJUC 92.5 FM in Whitehorse courtesy of a collaboration with producer Dieter Gade of Haines Junction.
Second up: The featured act, from Ontario multi-instrumentalist Lenny Graf (saxes, clarinet and oboe) with Paul Lucas/guitar, Paul Bergman/upright bass and Ken Searcy/drums. Playing through the history of jazz improvisation. Lenny wrote, arranged and recorded horns for Nicole Edward’s recent CD “Genre Bender” and performed in the album release at the Yukon Arts Centre.
Last: The jazz jam for instrumentalists and vocalists. And you can come and go as you please. It’s a cabaret!