A CELEBRATION OF FRASER MACPHERSON BOOK LAUNCH: CORY WEEDS QUARTET with guest JAMES DANDERFER

fri27sep8:00 pmA CELEBRATION OF FRASER MACPHERSON BOOK LAUNCH: CORY WEEDS QUARTET with guest JAMES DANDERFER8:00PM | $17.50-22.50

About the Artist(s)

Cellar Music Group is proud to announce the publication of the book Fraser MacPherson: I Don’t Have To Go Anywhere, I’m Already Here by the late author Guy MacPherson. The book, written by Fraser’s son, reveals a loving portrait of a brilliant musician and a private man, along with stories from a golden age of Vancouver nightlife: a bygone era when professional musicians could make a comfortable living and never had to move away.

Cory Weeds is an expressive saxophonist with a warm and impactful sound rooted in jazz tradition. Jazz aficionados know that Cory, when playing tenor or alto sax, conveys an unerring sense of swing.

Recording more than 20 albums as a leader that document his dynamic saxophone playing on both hard-swinging tunes and gentle ballads, he has shared stages and recording studios with the likes of Bill Charlap, Joey DeFrancesco, Champian Fulton, Jeff Hamilton, Harold Mabern, Roy McCurdy, Brad Turner, and many other high-level artists.

With James Danderfer – tenor saxophone, Bill Coon – guitar, David Caballero – bass and Graham Villette – drums

 

He’s a fearless musician who embraces a broad range of playing situations and then delivers with performances that shine.

 

So that’s Cory Weeds, passionate jazz musician, in a nutshell.