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Fall Brings Jazz to Vancouver

Maybe you attended the Vancouver International Jazz Festival in late June and now pine for the sound of jazz in the crisp Canadian air. Maybe you’re a jazz fan just looking for reason to go to Vancouver. Maybe you’re a jazz fan already in Vancouver. Whatever your situation, you’ll be happy to know that jazz will abound in Vancouver this fall as the Coastal Jazz & Blues Society presents a number of concerts at various venues throughout the city.

The full schedule:

SIGURD ULVESETH QUARTET

Thursday, September 19th at The Cellar

3611 West Broadway, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $10/8 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

TIM POSGATE AND JAZZSTORY

Friday, September 20th at The Cellar

3611 West Broadway, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $10/8 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

DAVID BRAID ALL-STAR SEXTET

Saturday, September 28th at Capilano College Performing Arts Theatre

2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $22/19 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

SAFA

Wednesday, October 9th at Vancouver East Cultural Centre

1895 Venables Street, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $18/15 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

TO BE ORNETTE TO BE

Thursday, October 17th at The Cellar

3611 West Broadway, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $10/8 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

FRODE GJERSTAD TRIO

Friday, October 18th at The Cellar

3611 West Broadway, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $12/10 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

BOBBY PREVITE’S BUMP (Previte pictured, photo by Frank Lindner)

plus MICHAEL OCCHIPINTI “Creation Dream”

Friday, October 25th at Capilano College Performing Arts Theatre

2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $25/22 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

SALIF KEITA

Monday, October 28th at Commodore Ballroom

868 Granville Street, Vancouver – 8:30 PM

Tickets $39/36 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

MARK HELIAS’ OPEN LOOSE

Wednesday, October 30th at Western Front

303 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver – 8:00 PM Tickets $18/15 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

HERBIE NICHOLS PROJECT

plus JOHN STETCH (solo piano)

Friday, November 1st at Capilano College Performing Arts Theatre

2055 Purcell Way, North Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $28/24 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

SAADET TURKOZ/PEGGY LEE

Sunday, November 3, at 8 PM

Western Front (303 E. 8th Avenue)

Tickets $12/10 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

VICENTE AMIGO

Thursday, November 7th at Vogue Theatre

918 Granville Street, Vancouver – 8:00 PM

Tickets $40/37 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends at Ticketmaster or through the Jazz Hotline at 604 872-5200

QUEEN MAB WITH IG HENNEMAN

Saturday, November 9th Western Front

303 E. 8th Avenue at 8PM

Tickets $15/12 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

KFC Quintet (Kelly “Fried” Churko )

Saturday, November 16 at 8 PM

The Western Front 303 E. 8th Avenue.

Tickets $12/10 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

LISA MILLER’S Q2

Thursday, November 21 at 8PM

The Cellar 3611 West Broadway

Tickets $10/8 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

JUAN DE MARCOS

AFRO CUBAN ALL STARS

Thursday, November 28 at The Centre in Vancouver for Performing Arts

777 Homer Street, Vancouver at 8PM

Tickets $50/45/40 ($3 off for Students, Seniors and Jazz Friends)

RUTHERFORD/MULLER/VAN DER SCHYFF

Saturday November 30 at 9PM

The Western Front 303 E. 8th Avenue

Tickets $12/10 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends

Tickets on sale Sept. 6 at all Ticketmaster outlets (604) 280-4444 and at Vancouver record shops Black Swan and Highlife Records, and through the Jazz Hotline at (604) 872-5200.

For further information, contact John Orysik, Media Director at

604 872-5200 or by email: [email protected]

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