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Event Archive - Bruce Hurn Septet: Bruce Hurn, Monik Nordine, Sean Drabitt, Larry Miller , Nick La Riviere, Andrew Slade, James McRae

Sat. July 7th 2012 20:00 - 23:00 doors at 18:00 Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages) 20:00 - 23:00 doors at 18:00
$15
Presented by: Hermann's Jazz Club, Bruce Hurn
The Bruce Hurn Septet features Bruce Hurn – Trumpet/Flugelhorn, Monik Nordine – Alto Sax, Larry Miller – Tenor Sax, Nick LaRiviere – Trombone, Andrew Slade – Piano, Sean Drabitt – Bass, James McRae – Drums. The group will be be performing a selection of standards and original compositions, arranged by Bruce Hurn. Don’t miss this dynamic, hard swinging group of some of the island’s finest jazz musicians.

Cover charge $15 (no reserved seating).

Bruce Hurn

Bruce has been an active writer and performer of jazz both locally and internationally. He holds a Masters degree in music composition and theory, and has had a musical career spanning over 30 years. In Canada he has performed with artists such as Michael Buble, David Foster, Rob McConnell, Maria Schneider, The Glenn Miller Orchestra and The Tempt... more info

Monik Nordine (jazz, latin, blues)

Monik Nordine teaches saxophone, jazz combo and ear training through the Camosun College Professional School at the Victoria Conservatory of Music and taught saxophone for 6 years at Vancouver Island University. She directs the Victoria Jazz Orchestra, performing monthly at Hermann's Jazz Club in Victoria, BC. Monik has performed with Rob McConnel... more info

Sean Drabitt

A jazz bass player for over 20 years, Sean Drabitt is justly known as a classic jazz bassist and is highly sought after by the local jazz scene. One of Drabitt’s more unique projects is his tribute to Jaco Pastorious, the supremely funky bass virtuoso. Sean is presenting an afternoon of Jaco's music with an a outstanding group of local jazz music... more info

Nick La Riviere (Everything)

In a small cabin on an overnight ferry from Newcastle to Amsterdam, the lyrics of the single from ‘Another Time Around’ were born as Nick La Riviere collaborated with Spirit of the West’s Geoffrey Kelly. As a trombonist, bassist, singer, and conch shell player who’s toured with award winning bands across Canada, Germany, Switzerland, Austr... more info

James McRae "james mcrae"

drums from Nanaimo more info
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