CD Release Party: Niel Golden
Sat. February 16th 2008 8:00 pm @ Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages) 8:00 pm
$10 at the door only.
Come celebrate the release of Niel Golden's CD "It's a Journey". Victoria's own world music/jazz pioneer Niel Golden (tabla, hang, percussion and voice) teams up with Ken Hall (guitar, Oud and flutes) Enrique Rivas (guitar, tres and voice) and Alvaro Moreno (bass). Together they are the newly formed world/jazz ensemble SAFFRON. They will be joined by guests Emily Braden, Doug Galbraith, Jim Gawne and more.
Niel Golden (World Music percussionist)
Toronto-born Niel Golden is a talented percussionist specializing in the subtle yet powerful, tuned, paired, hand drums called tabla. Niel played guitar as a teen, hauling it along on an overland trek from Europe to India in 1972. Whetting his appetite for exotic music, he began his studies in world music and attended York University upon his retur... more info[Upload Show Photos] // [Add Video] // [Upload Poster]