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A JAZZY NUTCRACKER

  • Grosvenor Theatre - Kay Meek Arts Centre 1700 Mathers Avenue West Vancouver, BC, V7V 2G7 Canada (map)
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A JAZZY NUT

CRACKER

Bill Mays and the Toronto Chamber Jazz Septet

A Kay Meek Holiday Special Presentation

Featuring Bill Mays (piano, arrangements, notes), Terry Clarke (drums, percussion), Neil Swainson (bass), P. J. Perry (flute, soprano sax), Campbell Ryga (alto flute, alto sax), Jack Stafford (clarinet, tenor sax), Perry White (bass clarinet, baritone sax).

Led by Bill Mays, the Toronto Chamber Jazz Septet, let it swing playing holiday classics with a jazzy edge. Hear holiday classics such as “Silver Bells”, “Let It Snow”, “The First Noel” and Theolonious Monk’s “Stuffy Turkey”. Six movements from The Nutcracker Suite with arrangements by Bill Mays are revisited, first recorded by Mays for CBC Radio at the Glenn Gould Hall nearly 20 years ago.

Enjoy your favourite tunes of the season from across the ages with this swingin’ septet.

Tickets: $19 - $48

Earlier Event: December 7
4D Records Winter Academy Showcase
Later Event: December 10
O Christmas Tea: A British Comedy