The Martin Blanchet Jazz Quintet returns once again to bring you this jazz-inspired virtual performance. Featuring several pieces written by Django Reinhardt, who was the first hugely influential jazz figure to emerge from Europe and remains one of the most influential Europeans to this day, plus other favourites like Myron’s Blue Drag, Leclerc’s Le Petit Bonheur, and Shostakovich’s Waltz No.2. This live-streamed concert will be sure to captivate your attention from start to finish.
Django Reinhardt: Swing de Paris Django Reinhardt: Swing 39
Romane: Gypsy Fire Dmitri Shostakovich: Waltz No.2
Django Reinhardt: Blues en Mineur Kosma/Prévert: Les Feuilles Mortes
Reinhardt/Grappelli: Black and White Hubert Giraud: Sous le Ciel de Paris
Joe Myron: Blue Drag Félix Leclerc: Le Petit Bonheur
Martin Blanchet, bass and vocals; Kathlyn Stevens, violin; E-Chen Hsu, clarinet; Kevin Brohman, drums; Mario Potestio, guitar
THIS IS A FREE CONCERT AND DOES NOT REQUIRE A TICKET. VIEW THE STREAM ON JANUARY 29 HERE