Keeping Jazz Alive
Even though the pandemic has declined, JPEC continues to showcase emerging talent in the Toronto area as part of our commitment
to newer musicians and trends. Following are the latest groups to be featured in Keeping Jazz Alive.
Alex Bird and Ewen Farncombe
Alex Bird (singer) and Ewen Farncombe (pianist):
Virginia MacDonald and Lucian Gray
Virginia MacDonald (clarinet) and Lucian Gray (guitarist):
Diana Panton Trio
Diana Panton (vocalist), Don Thompson (piano) and Reg Schwager (guitar):
Luis Deniz and Teri Parker
Presenting saxophonist Luis Deniz and pianist Teri Parker:
Laura Anglade and
Jazz vocalist Laura Anglade is currently making a name for herself on the Canadian jazz scene and Jonathan Chapman
is an award winning bassist, composer and band leader:
Majoko and Marzotto
As part of JPEC’s mandate to feature emerging jazz artists, we are thrilled to present as part of this ongoing video Series, the exciting
vocalist, Joanna Majoko, accompanied by the wonderful guitarist,
Joanna has appeared at many Toronto events, including the 2020 Toronto Online Summer Festival, presented by Toronto Jazz Festival and JAZZ.FM91.
To read more about these artists and to watch their video recorded specially for JPEC , please visit the link:
A Toronto based contemporary jazz sextet that features some of the finest jazz musicians in the City,
a true "Art" project, performing two original Afro Cuban jazz pieces and a Don Grolnick jazz standard
for this series.
Alexander Brown Trio
Alexander Brown (trumpet), Bernie Senensky (piano), Dave Young (bass)