FRASER MACPHERSON FUNDRAISER: NARWHAL / VCC BIGGER BAND

sun21apr8:00 pmFRASER MACPHERSON FUNDRAISER: NARWHAL / VCC BIGGER BAND8:00PM | $16.00

About the Artist(s)

Narwhal is a mixed vocal/instrumental ensemble in Capilano University’s Jazz Studies Program.The group is known for exploring the intersections of jazz and music from other genres. Thisyear’s ensemble features an ongoing tribute to Joni Mitchell, while also playing the music ofRadiohead, Esperanza Spalding, Roberta Flack, Cocteau Twins, and others. For this show, thegroup will play a set of favourites pulled from Narwhal’s deep catalogue of arrangements andoriginals.
The 10-piece Vancouver College Bigger Band presents an evening of exciting original music by members of the ensemble. Bigger Band is made up of members of VCC’s School of Music and of Vancouver’s next wave of young professional musicians. They will present music composed or arranged by ensemble members. Featured soloist/ composers include Christopher Berner, Mike WT Allen, Byran Chung, Erika Chow, Kian Jafari and others.