These are the current shows available
The In Your Light Tour promo video featuring Sachika, singer songwriter and Dave Blinzinger Jr on saxophones and flute. Sachika uses a Boss RC300 Loop station live to create her music which is written from the heart with love.
See our music video here https://youtu.be/I6ExFa2LK_c
The versitile but mostly Jazz Stndards, this trio offers elegance in a dining room level volume. Rounding out the group is Grahame Edwards on upright bass, Michael Eddy on keys, and Dave Blinzinger Jr on saxophones.
This ensemble's focus is on the marriage
of electronica music with live acoustic instruments. This particular
arrangement of the group is currently a duo, with Matthew Hodgson on
saxophones & clarinet, and Dave Blinzinger on keyboards, loops and
Please visit our web site Chilladreams. to hear our music, Thank you. - DB
Saxophonedave's Jazz Show combines live saxophone with jazz
backing tracks, featuring renditions of many Duke Ellington songs, the
music of Antonio Carlos Jobim for latin jazz flavor, and John Coltrane works
from the Blue Note era of cool jazz. The DJ portion of the show includes
hits of the big band era and oldies favorites. See my new website at Saxophonedave.
'Saxophonedave' BlinzingerSaxophonedave's Jazz Poster 2012
The Blue Katz consists of Matthew Hodgson on drums, Tony Simard on bass, Don Utley on lead guitar and vocals, and Dave Blinzinger on saxophone. The Band members, all local Quadra Island residents and have been together for more than 3 years. This band plays straight ahead Blues tunes with such notable artists as John Lee Hooker, BB King, T-Bone Walker to name a few.
This group functions mostly as a trio for soft dinner jazz but can also spice it up with an added instrument or vocalist. Repertoire includes jazz standards, be-bop, blues & ballads and is at it's finest in a dining room atmosphere. Westcoast Jazz Trio also functions as a duo or a trio and performs regularly at the world class 'April Point Resort' on beautiful Quadra Island.
The Hal Douglas Blues Band is a five piece ensemble that can also function as a quartet or trio if you are on a budget. The group plays original and straight-ahead danceable blues featuring a clean blues guitar style of Hal Douglas, as well as organ/piano, bass, drums, and sax. Consider having the Hal Douglas Blues Band for your next party, dance, or special event. See our new web site.
The Strathcona Little Big Band is a 15 piece
jazz big band, also known as the 'Monday Night Band'. This ensemble of
musicians from the Campbell River area play the music which they
love, jazz. Many compositions from the cool and post bop era with
tunes like Stolen Moments, and All Blues just to name a few. Keep a look out for upcoming performances by visiting our Facebook page, Strathcona Little Big Band.
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