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Trombone Mayhem: Nick La Riviere, Jeff Agopsowicz

Sat. February 11th Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm
20/15 students
Former Naden Band trombonist Jeff Agopsowicz and local wild-man Nick La Riviere team up once again. Backed up by Karel Roessingh (piano), Sean Drabitt (bass), and Damian Graham (drums), they'll be performing original music, as well as some heavy arrangements including the Buddy Rich West Side Story Suite for big band, rearranged for only two trombones and rhythm section. High energy, and some quick sliding! In the second set they'll be joined by singer and guitarist Duncan Meiklejohn for some funky 70's music.

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