Performing music by R&B and soul jazz band Earth, Wind & Fire, Jocelyn Alice and The Runaway Five wowed a full house at The BeatNiq (now the Wine-O's) December 30, 2011. Another article brought over from Suite101.
Calgary multi-instrumentalist Johnny Summers and friends delivered an intimate and passionate performance on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the University of Calgary's Rozsa Centre. The event was a CD Release Party to introduce Summers’ third jazz album, Piano Sessions Vol. 1.
When checking the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s website for concert information today, I noticed a link titled “Musician Demos”. What a treat to find short video clips of various orchestra members talking about their instruments. For instance, did you know that there are over 1,000 “noise-makers” in their percussion section? What made the treat extra special is that I know some of the musicians in those clips.
Check it out: http://www.cpo-live.com
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