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Jazz Rituals with The Murray El’Zabar Duo at Remix

Thursday, April 20 @ 7:00 pm

$30
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CMW ’17 in Association w/ CALIBAN ARTS & THE REMIX LOUNGE presents

Murray El’Zabar Duo, with Grammy and Multi Award Winners, David Murray and Kahil Elzabar with
SPECIAL GUESTS: Juno Award Nominee DJ RISE ASHEN & JUSTIN TIME RECORDING ARTIST BARBRA LICA

Canadian Music Week Spotlight:  “NEXT LEVEL JAZZ!”
SCHEDULE

7:00pm – doors open
8:00pm – 8:45 Barbra Lica
9:15pm– 10:15pm – Murray Elzabar
10:45pm – 11:30pm – Murray Elzabar
11:30pm – DJ Rise Ashen

ADMISSION:   $30 Advanced / $40 Door
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The Murray Elzabar Duo  will be performing at the Remix Lounge featuring Dr. Kahil El’Zabar and  Multi-Grammy Award winning Saxophonist David Murray. Accompanying The Duo on this inaugural CMW “Spotlight On Jazz!!” Special Event will be Producer / Musician / DJ and Dancer Rise Ashen. Juno nominee DJ Rise Ashen has devoted his entire life to the study of sound and movement. Adding to the multi-musical flavours of the evening will be JustinTime recording artist and 2017 Juno-nominee Barbra Lica, a fast-rising star in the Canadian music scene who has been receiving accolades for her unique vocal ability that stresses subtlety and grace.

kahil-el-zabarKAHIL EL’ZABAR is a Multi-Dimensional Talent deeply embedded in Chicago’s Entertainment Scene and Recognized Worldwide as a Major Jazz Influencer. His Star is rising rapidly with contemporary audiences. He’s a Jazz star with a Rock n’ Roll Accelerator! Kahil El’Zabar is acknowledged by his peers and fans alike as one of the greatest jazz drummers/percussionists in the world. He founded and orchestrates the Ethnic Heritage Ensemble and The Ritual Trio. Two superb musical entities that features an ensemble of jazz greats in their own right, including Saxophonist David Murray , Trumpeter Orey Wilkes, Baritone Saxophonist Alex Harding and Pianist DD Jackson. Kahil El’Zabar was awarded The Chevalier Medal Of Honour in the Cultural Arts presented by the French Government acknowledging him as a Knight. [2008] Kahil El’Zabar is the Executive Creative Director of the Chicago Academy of Music.
Chicago Academy Of Music  |  Youtube: Opening in your Heart   |  Youtube: Introducing Elevation Project

 
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In 1980 DAVID MURRAY was named Village Voice Musician of the Decade. Murray was honoured with the Bird Award in 1986. He was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1989. David Murray and his band earned a Grammy Award in 1989 in the Best Jazz Instrumental Group Performance categoryfor Blues for Coltrane: A Tribute to John Coltrane In 1991 he was honoured with the Danish Jazzpar Prize. Newsday named him Musician of the Year in 1993
Official Website | Wikipedia

 

DJ RIse AshenRISE ASHEN
Balanced Records | Facebook  | Feature Article in Ottawa Citizen

 

 

 

 

barbra-licaBARBRA LICA
Official Website |  From her new album:  I’m Still Learning  | Youtube: Star Up (Live)

 

 

Details

Date:
Thursday, April 20
Time:
7:00 pm
Cost:
$30

Venue

Remix
1305 Dundas St W
Toronto, Ontario M6J 1X8 Canada
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Organizer

Caliban Arts Theare
Email:
info@calibanartstheatre.com
Website:
http://www.calibanartstheatre.com
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