André Leroux Quartet
Downtown - Robson Street Stage
Time 3:00 pm
Founding member of the acclaimed Quasar saxophone quartet, Montreal’s André Leroux (Christine Jensen, François Bourassa, Jazzlab) is a versatile reedsman who brings warm-toned virtuosity to tenor and soprano saxes, flute, and bass clarinet. His recent album Synchronie-Cités honours his John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins influences through new compositions and passionate interpretations. With Frederic Alarie bass. James Gelfand piano, Christian Lajoie drums.
Thanks to Canada Council for the Arts