Tribute to Canadian Jazz Composers Vol. 1 Ashley Wey & Louis Rudner
Sun. May 10th 2020 3:00pm - 4:00pm (All Ages) Moved Online
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Ashley Wey and Louis Rudner have decided to pay tribute to some of the many great Canadian Jazz Composers. We have so many talented incredible musicians and composers alike in this country that have been a major influence to Ashley Wey's playing that she has decided to pay homage to Don Thompson, Campbell Ryga, Kenny Wheeler, Renee Rosnes, and more. As Ashley started digging into this content, she realized that this isn't a one-off Tribute, This will be a series dedicated to shining a light on Canadian content.
Ashley Wey (Jazz Pop R&B Soul)
Ashley has played piano since she was five years old and performed professionally since she was fifteen.
Since graduating from Humber College with her degree in Jazz Performance, Ashley has a star-studded resume which includes working 2006 Canadian Idol winner Eva Avila, Belinda Brady, Brandi Distrehaft, Mae Moore, Joni Nehrita, Pearl Kaufman, Ame... more info
Louis Rudner (Jazz, Funk, RnB, Blues, Soul, Rock)
Louis Rudner has recently relocated to Victoria, BC from Michigan. He is a full time bassist in the Victoria and Vancouver Island Music scene with several diverse projects as well as call-up work. He balances the worlds of performing on Upright bass and Electric bass, as well as Private instruction and group jazz workshops. more info