Aaron Scoones and the Gospel Crusaders
from Victoria BC
Aaron Scoones is a refreshing young vocalist who studied in Victoria with Louise Rose and in Boston at the Berklee College of Music. He draws his inspiration from contemporary jazz vocalists like Kurt Elling and Bobby McFerrin, and soul gospel artists such as Take Six and Kim Burrell. Local musicians like Ron Hadley and Daniel Lapp have often featured Scoones in their shows and consider him to be a real treasure with deep talent and a warm, engaging stage presence. Also an established recording & live sound engineer and multi-instrumentalist, Aaron’s versatility allows him to perform with many local artists including the internationally renowned show band, The Timebenders, and hometown favourites, Towers & Trees.