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Ottawa Jazz Festival so far pt II…

Monday night: Esperanza Spalding: Surprised that Ezperanza won Best New Artist at the 2011 Grammys Josh Rager Sextet Amazing jazz set they put on. Julian Lage. Nice set and surprised with his guitar playing skills. Maria Schneider: What a lovely beautiful lady. Nice composer and the music was beautiful. [flickr-gallery mode=”photoset” photoset=”72157620515948906″]

NXNE: Final Thoughts

Finally done editing the photos from NXNE. These four days being in Toronto were fun for myself. I never experience such a great live music scene there. Compared to Ottawa, Toronto totally blows us out of the water. I got to meet some interesting people who got media passes and wondering who they were covering …

Westfest 2009

June 14th I attended the 6th annual Westfest in Ottawa. If you don’t know, Westfest is a festival that takes place in Westboro. Also its a free concert that takes place all day in a park. I happen to attend the Sunday event since I had a busy schedule for Friday and Saturday. Sunday was …

Blue Bird North

I went to the NAC 4th Stage on June 2nd for Blue Bird North which was organized by Songwriters Association of Canada. Playing there were: Lynn Miles Eddie Schwartz Kellylee Evans Peter Katz It was a nice evening of these four Canadian singer songwriters. It was hosted by Ana Miura but Lynn Miles was the …