JazzYYC News

Calgary’s jazz collaborative, JazzYYC is pleased to announce an exciting lineup of concerts for its 2014-15 Illumin8 Series. This monthly concert series features top Canadian and American artists and will showcase great vocalists, instrumentalists and composers.

The season kicks off in September with Calgary bass player Rubim de Toledo’s CD release for his new recording combined with a tribute to Miles Davis’ landmark Bitches Brew album. (read more…)

Congratulations to Johnny Summers,  winner of the 2014 Richard Cowie Memorial Scholarship.

Johnny is a vocalist, trumpet player, arranger, composer, producer, educator, and recording artist.

Johnny will use the award to further his music education by studying with famed Canadian musician, Guido Basso.

The Richard Cowie Memorial Scholarship is co-sponsored by JazzYYC and the Calgary Musicians Association.