Gig List: Feb 25

Mon Feb 25

Jam Session w. Sharon Minemoto
Pat’s Pub (7:30pm)
Join multi-faceted Vancouver pianist Sharon for the city’s longest running jazz jam. Sessions at The Pat brings together many of the finest jazz musicians in the city.

Petunia & The Vipers Residency
WISE Lounge (8pm)
Tom Waits meets Elvis at Woody Guthrie’s hobo junction is just one way of describing the man known simply as Petunia. Join the mysterious stranger and his monster Vipers every Monday at the WISE Lounge.

The Phonix
Backstage Lounge (10pm)
Vancouverites young and old have been enjoying The Phonix’ old school music stylings for almost a decade. Come dance the night away to all your favourite funk, soul, Motown and R&B classics.


Tue Feb 26

Andrea Gibson
WISE Hall (8pm)
American spoken-word performer, poet, and activist.

Beirut
Orpheum Theatre (8pm)
Indie-rock/world-music band from Santa Fe, New Mexico.

The Modelos Pay Tribute To Johnny Cash
Railway Stage and Beer Café (8pm)
Don’t miss Vancouver’s Rock ‘N’ Roll Cowboy Surfers, along with special guests, pay tribute to the Man In Black!


Wed Feb 27

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John Korsrud Latin Band
World Music Wednesdays!
Frankie’s Jazz Club (8pm)

An evening of high-energy Latin-jazz standards and originals featuring John Korsrud trumpet, Dave Say saxophones, Andre Carrasquero piano, Allan Johnston bass, and Juan Encinales drums.
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Rosie & The Riveters
Evergreen Cultural Centre (8pm)
A collection of gritty, sultry, vintage-inspired folk anthems that paint a portrait of a woman’s voice in a man’s world.


Thu Feb 28

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Burrows/Morena Quartet
Part Of The Jazz For Barb Series Presented With The Italian Cultural Centre

Frankie’s Jazz Club (8pm)
Compositions by Burrows and Morena will be presented in company with Toronto drummer Joe Sorbara, and Jared’s long-time collaborator, Montana bass player, Rob Kohler. Expect an evening of intimate, chamber jazz aesthetic.
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Toque Flamenco
Libra Room (9pm)
The best Flamenco show in Vancouver every Thursday at the Libra Room. No cover, suggested donation $10.


Fri Mar 1

Music on the Point
Roy Barnett Recital Hall (7pm)
Renowned musicians Jose Franch-Ballester, clarinet and Jane Coop, piano perform an intimate chamber recital of works by Stanford, Weber, Berg and Brahms at UBC School of Music.

Nothin’ But the Blues: A Tribute to Joe Williams
2 nights – Also on Saturday, March 2!
Frankie’s Jazz Club (8pm)

From his early days with Lionel Hampton to his rise to fame with Count Basie, Joe Williams taught us how to sing the blues. His raw interpretations of this basic musical form continue to captivate, inspire, and influence us. With Steve Maddock vocals, Brad Turner piano/trumpet, Cory Weeds tenor sax, André Lachance bass, and Dave Robbins drums.
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Chor Leoni PopCapella
3 nights – Also on March 2 & March 3!
Vancouver Playhouse (8pm)
Chor Leoni PopCapella explores the intersection of choral, jazz, and pop music in collaboration with one of Canada’s best-known jazz artists, Jodi Proznick, and her handpicked band. An unforgettable exploration of fascinating rhythms and treasured melodies.


Sat Mar 2

Nothin’ But the Blues: A Tribute to Joe Williams
2 nights – Also on Friday, March 1!
Frankie’s Jazz Club (8pm)

From his early days with Lionel Hampton to his rise to fame with Count Basie, Joe Williams taught us how to sing the blues. His raw interpretations of this basic musical form continue to captivate, inspire, and influence us. With Steve Maddock vocals, Brad Turner piano/trumpet, Cory Weeds tenor sax, André Lachance bass, and Dave Robbins drums.
RESERVE TABLE

Chor Leoni PopCapella
3 nights – Also on March 1 & March 3!
Vancouver Playhouse (8pm)
Chor Leoni PopCapella explores the intersection of choral, jazz, and pop music in collaboration with one of Canada’s best-known jazz artists, Jodi Proznick, and her handpicked band. An unforgettable exploration of fascinating rhythms and treasured melodies.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts (8pm)
The soulful, harmony-driven sounds of Ladysmith Black Mambazo return for the first time since 2006. On their global tour of Shaka Zulu Revisited: 30th Anniversary Celebration, the nine-member choral group will share the bill alongside Malian guitarist Habib Koité and lutist Bassekou Kouyate.


Sat Mar 3

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The Alan Matheson / Juli Wood Quartet
Frankie’s Jazz Club (8pm)
The Alan Matheson / Juli Wood Quartet will swing you into good health! They will play standards from the Great American Songbook as well as some jazz standards from Monk, Wayne Shorter, Horace Silver, Clark Terry and more. Alan Matheson, piano and trumpet, Jazz Palley, bass and Craig Scott, drums , are all veterans of the Vancouver jazz scene.
RESERVE TABLE

Chor Leoni PopCapella
3 nights – Also on March 1 & March 2!
Vancouver Playhouse (8pm)
Chor Leoni PopCapella explores the intersection of choral, jazz, and pop music in collaboration with one of Canada’s best-known jazz artists, Jodi Proznick, and her handpicked band. An unforgettable exploration of fascinating rhythms and treasured melodies.