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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 Hermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
20:00 - 23:00 doors at 18:00
Presented by: Hermann's Jazz Club, Bruce Hurn

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Music: Jazz / Blues
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).


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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)

“… solid performance and writing chops.” – Downbeat Magazine Saxophonist Monik Nordine has received several prestigious arts awards including a Juno Award nomination for her work on the album Cruel Yet Fair (1997) with John Korsrud’s Hard Rubber Orchestra and has toured with Hugh Fraser’s band VEJI. Having shared the stage with m... more info

Sean Drabitt

other sites: myspace
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 (R&B, Jazz, Funk, Pop)

Singer-songwriter Nick La Riviere is an accomplished trombonist who tours internationally with bands such as the Juno award winning Paperboys, Michael Kaeshammer, 54-40, and Adonis Puentes. He's been a special guest with such bands as The Temptations, and Nikki Yanofsky. Drawing from his experience of playing shows of many different genres, Nick i... more info

James McRae "james mcrae"

drums from Nanaimo more info