JANE BUNNETT'S SPIRITS OF HAVANA
Sunday, September 18, 8 - 9:30pm
The Boat - 158 Augusta Ave.
NO ADVANCE TIX - $20 cash @ door
Jane Bunnett - Sax & Flute, Larry Cramer - Trumpet, Magdelys Savigne - papiosco, Celia Jimenez - Bass, Jeremy Ledbetter - Piano, Elizabeth Rodriguez - Violin, Alberto Alberto - Vocals
Multiple Juno Award winner, Jane Bunnett has turned her bands and recordings into showcases for the finest musical talent from Canada, the U.S and Cuba. She has been nominated for Grammy Awards, numerous Juno Awards, received a Order of Canada, The Queens Diamond Jubilee medal, and most recently Ontario’s Premiers Award for Excellence. An internationally acclaimed musician, Jane Bunnett is known for her creative integrity, improvisational daring and courageous artistry. Her exploration of Afro-Cuban melodies expresses the universality of music and her ability to embrace and showcase the rhythms and culture of Cuba has been groundbreaking. She has toured the world bringing her own special sound to numerous JAZZ festivals, displaying her versatility as a tourist, saxophone player and pianist. As an educator, spokesperson and social activist, she remains unafraid to explore uncharted territory in her quest for excellence. This performance is a 25th Anniversary Celebration of SPIRITS OF HAVANA and if you missed this show at Nathan Philips Square this is your last chance in 2016!