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Time Continued to Pass by Artist Chris Blades
Date: ongoing Medium: Paintings and Mixed Media
Description: Christopher Blades has been active in the Vancouver area for the last 30 years. Blades' eclectic energies have touched upon video art, music video, sound, lighting, printmaking, painting and three dimensional work. The work has appeared in books, cd covers, television and film. His paintings are in corporate and private collections worldwide. Chris' limited edition prints have been collected by several Canadian Art museums including, the National Gallery in Ottawa, the Permanent Collection at the Vancouver Art Gallery, the Maltwood Museum at the University of Victoria, Simon Fraser University, Camosun College in Naniamo, and the Touro College in New York City. www.cblades.com
Castal jazz and Blues Society presents: AB BAARS TRIO with KEN VANDERMARK
Date: April 2 Medium: Concert/jazzl
Time: Doors 7:30 Tickets:$15/12 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends*

!One of the celebrated players on the Dutch improv scene, saxophonist Ab Baars is a member of the famed ICP Orchestra. He has also worked with Ig Henneman, George Lewis, and Anthony Braxton. Ab’s trio, with bassist Wilbert de Joode and drummer Martin van Duynhoven, has released numerous acclaimed CDs including a new collaboration with saxophonist/clarinetist Ken Vandermark called Goofy June Bug (Wig). A fixture on the Chicago music scene for almost two decades, Vandermark has earned wide critical praise for his past work in bands like NRG Ensemble, the DKV Trio, and Witches and Devils. Currently, the bulk of his work is directed toward the Vandermark 5, the Peter Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, and Free Fall. Acknowledged for a huge sound that synthesizes bop, free improv, and blues elements, Vandermark is a recipient of a MacArthur “genius” Award.

Jazz Hotline: 604.872.5200
Toll Free: 1.888.438.5200

All ticket prices are subject to service charges.
*Jazz Friends receive REDUCED service charges. Jazz friends tickets available in person or over the phone through CJBS office only!
Tickets available at Highlife Records in person only at 1317 Commercial Dr

www.coastaljazz.ca

Talking Pictures "Audiocentricities"

Date: April 18 Medium: Concert
Time: doors 7:30 Tix:$15/12

Ron Samworth on Guitar, Kate-Hammett Vaughan Voice, Peggy Lee Cello, Dylan van der Schyff Drums, Kevin Elaschuk Trumpet, John Kosrud Trumpet, Rod Murray trombone, Brad Muirhead Trombone, Bruce Freedman Saxophone, Graham Ord Saxophone

Presented by "The Barking Spinx Performance Society"

 

BOOK LAUNCH Author Joseph Gilland

 

Date: April 24 Medium:Book launch/signing/music
Time: :7:30

Tickets:

 

Call us at 604-681-5033 for more info

 

Big Time Pass $40 (all 3 nights)** $20/15 Students, Seniors, Jazz Friends*
Jazz Hotline: 604.872.5200
Toll Free: 1.888.438.5200

All ticket prices are subject to service charges.
**Big Time Pass available at the CJBS office or at the show on February 5

*Jazz Friends receive REDUCED service charges. Jazz friends tickets available in person or over the phone through CJBS office only!