The Great American Songbook Trio w Louise Rose
Sat. February 15th 2020 1:30pm - 3:30pm doors at 12:30pm (All Ages) $20/18 VJS, UJam/ kids 12 and under free
Reservations close 4 hours prior to show time.
Continuing the theme of Valentine's Day, Louise Rose and band will be tributing to romantic songs from back in the day! Bringing together three of the top names in West Coast jazz - Louise Rose, Joey Smith & Kelby MacNayr - three lovers of song, swing and the magic of music.
Each month in the Great American Songbook Series, we select a composer, lyricist or special theme which has contributed greatly to the music of the Great American Songbook.
Louise Rose - voice/ piano
Joey Smith - bass
Kelby MacNayr - drums
Louise Rose (Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Standards)
Louise Rose and her music are inseparable.
For Louise, music is much more than a vocation; it is, in her own words, the perfect metaphor for life itself. As such it permeates all that she does, while in the process touching the lives of those around her in a supremely positive way.
Louise Rose: Composer and Arranger
Louise writes origin... more info
Kelby MacNayr (Jazz)
Drummer / composer / band-leader Kelby MacNayr performs groundbreaking original music, soulful swinging jazz, reaching contemporary music and traditional music from around the world. A dynamic and creative musician MacNayr performs in Canada and abroad with leading musicians from New York, Seattle, Portland, Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto & Europe. ... more info
*After touring for two and a half years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra as bassist and arranger, Joey Smith was married in Victoria and moved to Rochester, N.Y. to pursue graduate studies at the Eastman School of Music. For the past 18 years he has been bassist for many local groups and has collaborated with various artists during their stops in Vi... more info