Brantford Downtown Jazz Presents DON THOMPSON TRIO

Brantford Downtown Jazz Presents DON THOMPSON TRIO

Main Lobby
Date: Mon Apr 16 8:00 PM
Pricing Info:

$30.00


Although his international reputation is that of a bassist having appeared on some landmark recordings including “John Handy Live at The Monterey Jazz Festival” (1965) and “Jim Hall Live” (1975) Don Thompson is also an accomplished pianist, vibraphonist, composer and arranger. Don has won three Juno awards, The Oscar Peterson Award  and the Hagood Hardy Award for Composition as well as thirteen National Jazz Awards. In 2009 he was made an Officer of the Order Of Canada. 

RIK EMMETT ROCKS ON

Artist Speaker Series - main lobby Wed Jan 24 8:00 PM

Rik Emmett’s journey in music is explored. Starting as the lead singer/songwriter/guitarist with Triumph from 1975 to 1988. Five gold & platinum decades in the music biz have provided entry into the Canadian Rock Hall of Fame, the Music Industry Hall of Fame and the Junos Hall of Fame, with a few ‘Best Guitarist’ awards in various categories garnered along the way.  


Pricing Info:

$25.00

 

The Fugitives

Sat Jan 27 8:00 PM

The Fugitives is a Vancouver-based indie folk collective who have been nominated for multiple Canadian Folk Music Awards. Their last record, "Everything Will Happen" was nominated for Best Roots Album at the Western Canadian Music Awards. Known for a distinct modern folk sound with an emphasis on harmony and storytelling, their live shows have brought them to twelve countries, including opening tours for Buffy Sainte-Marie and Dan Bern, and a slot at the UK's biggest music festival, Glastonbury. Their latest record is "The Promise of Strangers".   

Pricing Info:

$25.00 

Gord Bamford

Special guest AARON GOODVIN Wed Jan 31 8:00 PM

Australian-born & Alberta-raised, Gord Bamford stands as one of the most decorated artists in Canadian country music with an impressive 24 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) awards, multi JUNO nominations and the only two-time winner out of Nashville’s Country Music Association (CMA) receiving the 2013 & 2015 CMA Global Country Artist award.  His distinctive sound and songwriting ability defines Gord Bamford as one of country music’s best neotraditional artists.


Pricing Info:

$45.00/$38.00

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