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Past Shows

Sat. October 12th 2019
Caleb Pike House (All Ages)
Mon. July 31st 2017
Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
Songs In A Summer Flavour Carol Sokoloff, TRIO ESPRESSO
Sun. November 9th 2014
Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
Tasty vocal/piano jazz Carol Sokoloff, TRIO ESPRESSO, Kenny Seidman, piano, Alex Olson, bass, James McCrae, drums
Tue. October 28th 2014
Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
Monster Bash with the Victoria Jazz Orchestra Monik Nordine, Andrew Greenwood, Bruce Hurn, Brooke Maxwell, Jon Miller, Rob Cheramy, James Young, Pablo Cardenas, Alfons Fear
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James Young

Active / Available - Confirmed: Sep. 24, 2003 (Awaiting Update)

Bassist from Victoria BC
Instruments: Bass details

Contact Details

Veteran Bassist and Recording Artist James Young has performed extensively across Canada and the U.S.A

His professional career, spanning over 20 years, includes playing and recording with many world class musicians. He has played with Holly Cole, Lenny Breau, Phil Nimmons, Julius Hemphill, Lee Konitz, Roscoe Mitchell, Sam Rivers, to name only a few.

James has recorded in some of the top studios in Canada, most recently with Juno Award winner Ken Hamm at Blue Wave Studios in Vancouver, B.C.

James is a classically trained musician who holds a University degree from the University Of Alberta, and has received many scholarships to the Banff Centre of Fine Arts. He was a featured guest performer at the Berkeley School or Music, as well as touring Europe with the Edmonton Youth Orchestra.

James has played in every major Jazz Festival in Canada.

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Past Projects

Washington and Cookbass
Available for paid gigs


Listing last updated/confirmed Sep. 24, 2003