Thu. February 8th 2018 8pm doors at 6pm (All Ages) 15/12
Reservations close 4 hours prior to show time.
After 16 months of honing our trio sound at the Empress we're playing a ticketed gig! Join us for a groovy / spacious night where we get to play only our favorite trio arrangements of standards, originals, Wes Montgomery and John Scofied.
Cover, $15, $12 for students.
Trav Short - Bass
Cyril Lojda - Drums
Wes Carroll - Guitar http://www.wescarrollmusic.com/about
Wes Carroll (Jazz, Blues, Funk/Soul, Bossa/Latin, ect...)
Victoria, BC based composer, arranger, guitarist and vocalist, Wes Carroll is dedicated to reaching audiences with his original creations. His writing strives to surprise and intrigue through swings of volume, groove and emotion. In 2014 he graduated with a degree in Jazz Studies from Vancouver Island University.
In the summer of 2013 Wes contr... more info
Cyril Lojda (Jazz, Funk, Hip Hop, R&B, Blues)
Cyril Lojda was born in Carlsbad, a spa city in western Bohemia, the Czech Republic. At the age of eighteen he fell in love with Jazz and started to play drums.
In 2009 he studied at Music Conservatory of Jaroslav Jezek in Prague (KJJ) and was part of Milan Svoboda USP big band and also small jazz group called Fanfan Tulipan. This group became the... more info