Winterruption announces lineup

Winterruption announces lineup
  1. Winterruption announces lineup
    Winterruption, the music, arts, film, fiction, performance and — obviously, after all that — food festival taking place at Granville Island has announced its music…

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Winterruption, the music, arts, film, fiction, performance and — obviously, after all that — food festival taking place at Granville Island has announced its music component.


Feb. 17-19 | Granville Island

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Coastal Jazz presents Music at Winterruption

Feb. 17-19 | Performance Works, Granville Island

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Certainly one of the Winterruption highlights is the musical offering booked by the presenters of the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival. It tends to be a bit of a teaser to up-and-coming talent audiences can expect to see more of.

Camaro 67 with special guests Bigfate

Feb. 17, 8:30 p.m. | Performance Works, Granville Island

Tickets: $25 all in

Ten-piece instrumental Afrofunk group Camaro 67 plays with Fela. Bigfate, led by bassist James Calvin “JC” Thompson, is a R&B groove machine featuring Malcolm Aiken on trumpet, Dominic Conway tenor sax, Mary Ancheta, Ian Cox keyboards, Daniel Klenner drums.

James Danderfer’s Hummingbird Brigade

Feb. 18, 8:30 p.m. | Performance Works, Granville Island

Tickets: $25 all in

Clarinetist James Danderfer’s Hummingbird Brigade celebrates the swinging sounds of 1930s Chicago and New Orleans, playing classics by Benny Goodman and Jelly Roll Morton, as well as James’s original music inspired by the era.

Robin Layne Band

Feb. 18, 1 and 2:10 p.m.Performance Works, Granville Island

Tickets: Free

Launching from a Latin jazz pad, this group, led by percussion and marimba player Robin Layne, covers a lot of ground.

Blue Moon Marquee

Feb. 18, 3:45 and 4:55 p.m.| Performance Works, Granville Island

Tickets: Free

Blues, swing, ragtime and some Hot Club of Paris all turn up in the sound of this duo featuring the all-in-one rhythm section of Jasmine Colette Ohlhauser (bass/percussion) and Albertan Metis guitarist/vocalist A.W. Cardinal, a veteran of the Montre…

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