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Event Archive - Brishen's CD Release Party!: Quinn Bachand's Brishen, Maureen Washington, Al Pease, Quinn Bachand, Richard Moody, Reuben Wier, Joey Smith

Sat. October 5th 2013 - Sat. October 5th 2013 Fairfield United Church (All Ages)
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm doors at 7:00 pm
$15 / $20 (at the door)
Tickets at: Lon & Mquade, Larsen School Of Music, Ivy's Bookshop,

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Music: Jazz / Blues
Brishen, Victoria's hottest gypsy jazz ensemble featuring Quinn Bachand, Richard Moody, Reuben Wier and Joey Smith, celebrate the official release of their new album, with special guests Maureen Washington and Al Pease!

It'll be a swinging good time as Brishen performs all the songs from their brand new album, plus many more popular gypsy jazz standards.

Recorded, mixed and mastered by Grammy nominated producer Joby Baker (also co-producer of the album), the album features 14 tracks plus a surprise! Brishen's shows have all sold out, so to avoid disappointment be sure to get your tickets soon!

Buy your tickets now at:

Or pick them up at any of the following outlets: Larsen Music, Long & McQuade and Ivy's Bookshop

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