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Emie R. Roussel Trio

Emie R. Roussel Trio

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The Yardbird Suite has been Edmonton's jazz venue since 1957.  It is the performance venue of the Edmonton Jazz Society, and is  an intimate,…

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CANADIAN JAZZ SERIES
From Montreal
EMIE R. ROUSSEL TRIO
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2018
TICKETS - MEMBERS $22, GUESTS $26
DOORS 7 PM - SHOW 8 PM


Emie R. Roussel - piano
Nicolas Bedard - bass
Dominic Cloutier - drums

Winner of the 2015 Félix for jazz album of the year for their 3rd album “Quantum” and the 2013-14 Opus prize for jazz album of the year for their preceding release “Transit”, the Emie R Roussel Trio has experienced a dizzying ascent since 2010, and is now an unstoppable force on the Canadian jazz scene. With Emie R Roussel on piano, Nicolas Bédard on bass, and Dominic Cloutier on drums, the trio delivers creative and captivating jazz with passion and undeniable chemistry. Having had the privilege to present their music in eleven countries across four continents in less than two years, the trio is back – inspired, and with a whole new level of complicity and mutual understanding – with their new project, “Intersections”. The hard-won musical cohesion of the group’s three members puts a spotlight on groove and melody via a sound at times more acoustic, at others more electric. These precious shared moments, and each member's creativity, meet at the crossroads of their respective paths, the intersections of their musical odysseys…

Tickets are $26, plus applicable fees.

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