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Sat. March 16th 7:30pm doors at 7pm Valdy Goes Big Band Valdemar Horsdahl, The Victoria Jazz Orchestra, Monik Nordine, Chris Watt , Andrew Greenwood, David Michaux, Amanda Paterson, Rob Cheramy, Jon Candel, Bruce Meikle, David Emery , Derrick Milton Students and Seniors $32, General Admission $37
The Victoria Jazz Orchestra

The Victoria Jazz Orchestra

Available for Shows/Gigs - Confirmed: Nov. 6, 2018

big band from Victoria BC

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Monik Nordine
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The Victoria Jazz Orchestra is Vancouver Island’s premiere jazz big band. Formed in May 2013 by Monik Nordine, The Victoria Jazz Orchestra has been featured at The Victoria International Jazz Festival (2017) and The Nanaimo International Jazz Festival (2018).

Comprised of the city`s most prominent and accomplished jazz artists, The Victoria Jazz Orchestra has performed often at Hermann's Jazz Club in Victoria, BC and each show features new repertoire as well as guest conductors and guest soloists. The VJO has featured saxophonists Mike Allen and P.J. Perry, trumpeter Mike Herriot and composers and conductors Chelsea McBride, Jill Townsend, Bill Coon, Ian McDougall, Alan Matheson, Andrew Homzy, and Greg Bush and the repertoire features Boss Brass arrangements and other prominent Canadian jazz composers as well as repertoire from the 20th century big band canon.

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Because Of You
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VJO performs Neil Hefti at the Victoria International Jazz F...
In this Video Artist(s) The Victoria Jazz Orchestra, Monik Nordine, Chris Watt , Andrew Greenwood, Ryan Oliver , Doug Awai, Jeff Agopsowicz
Posted: Feb. 9, 2015

Current Lineup

Monik NordineSax
Karen Houghfrench horn
Amanda Patersonsax
Rob Cheramyguitar
Bruce Meiklebass
Jon Millerdrums
Tom Vickerypiano
Scott McInnestrombone
David Ennstrombone
Alfons Feartrumpet
Dave Flellotrumpet
Chris WattSax
Andrew GreenwoodSax
Doug AwaiSax
David Emerydrums2015-present
David Michauxtrumpet2015-present


Status: Available for Shows/Gigs
- Last confirmed Nov. 6, 2018