Cory Weeds’ Cellar Jazz Club Moves to Pyatt Hall at the VSO
School of Music.
Cory Weeds’ Cellar Jazz and The Hard Rubber New Music Society are proud to present an exciting concert series in Alan and Gwendoline Pyatt Hall at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra School of Music in downtown Vancouver.
Beginning in April 2014, the series will move into the state-of-the-art venue, Pyatt Hall, next to the Orpheum Theatre. Since opening in 2011, the venue has become one the city’s finest rooms in which to listen to music, for its acoustic excellence and its warm inviting atmosphere.
”The VSO School of Music has recently established a new Jazz department, so this is a natural fit to make jazz a stronger presence in the musical landscape of Vancouver, for jazz lovers, professionals and amateur players,” says Curtis Pendleton, the VSO School of Music’s Executive Director. “We are excited to welcome Cory Weeds’ excellent jazz programming to our intimate and beautiful performance space.”
The series kicks off on:
April 4/5 – The Jill Townsend Big Band featuring Denzal Sinclaire, playing the music of Frank Sinatra & Count Basie @ The Sands
April 11/12 – R.I.O + special guests - featuring Ian McDougall, Oliver Gannon & Ron Johnston
April 18/19 – Canadian legend, alto saxophonist PJ PERRY will make an appearance with his all-star quartet featuring Vancouver’s own Renee Rosnes – piano, Neil Swainson – bass and Terry Clarke on drums.
April 25/26, New York City’s CHAMPIAN FULTON will return to Vancouver with Cory Weeds – tenor saxophone, Jodi Proznick – bass, Julian MacDonough -drums and Champian Fulton -voice and piano.
Alcoholic beverages will be made available for purchase during the show.
You can visit http://www.cellarjazz.com.com for ticket information.