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The go-to interview podcast about jazz and creative music in Canada. On this guest-driven show, Will Chernoff is your guide to the people and projects of the Vancouver jazz scene and beyond. Keep up with the community, discover new artists, and catch busy musicians as they reflect on interesting times.

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    • 5.0 • 10 Ratings

The go-to interview podcast about jazz and creative music in Canada. On this guest-driven show, Will Chernoff is your guide to the people and projects of the Vancouver jazz scene and beyond. Keep up with the community, discover new artists, and catch busy musicians as they reflect on interesting times.

    Gentiane MG - Walls Made of Glass, BC Tour Dates

    Gentiane MG - Walls Made of Glass, BC Tour Dates

    https://www.gentianemg.com/ (Gentiane MG) talks about her contemporary jazz piano trio album, Walls Made of Glass, featuring Levi Dover on bass and Louis-Vincent Hamel on drums. She released the album from Montréal on September 23, 2022.
    Thank you to Pearson Instruments for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about Brad Pearson, luthier and guitar tech in Vancouver, at https://www.pearsoninstruments.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (pearsoninstruments.ca).
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Sign-up for the free weekly article by Will Chernoff at https://www.rhythmchanges.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (rhythmchanges.ca).
    Gentiane and her trio will perform at Frankie's on Thursday, September 29. Book now through the https://www.frankiesjazzclub.ca/upcoming-events/ (Frankie's calendar here).
    Also, they perform tonight, Wednesday, September 28 at Hermann's in Victoria! https://hermannsjazz.com//show/565087/view (Event info here) for those in the area.

    • 30 min
    Sarah Kennedy - The Beloved

    Sarah Kennedy - The Beloved

    https://www.facebook.com/SarahKennedyMusic (Sarah Kennedy) talks about her upcoming second album, The Beloved, with Dan Reynolds on piano, Alex Kelley on bass, and Bernie Arai on drums. On the album, she sets poetry to music. She moved from Vancouver to Montreal in 2019, has a Master of Arts in Creative Arts Therapy from Concordia University, and is a certified music therapist.
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Thank you to Railtown Mastering for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about the mastering studio in Vancouver at https://www.railtownmastering.com/?utm_source=podcastandamp;utm_medium=episode-description (railtownmastering.com).

    • 34 min
    Chet Doxas - Rich in Symbols II, Jazz & Visual Art

    Chet Doxas - Rich in Symbols II, Jazz & Visual Art

    https://www.chetdoxas.com/ (Chet Doxas) talks about his album Rich in Symbols II, which he released from Brooklyn on September 9, 2022. The album is dedicated to Canada's Group of Seven painters, plus two often associated artists, Tom Thomson and Emily Carr. Chet also turns the tables on me (33:42) and opens up the conversation beyond his album.
    Thank you to Pearson Instruments for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about Brad Pearson, luthier and guitar tech in Vancouver, at https://www.pearsoninstruments.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (pearsoninstruments.ca).
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Sign-up for the free weekly article by Will Chernoff at https://www.rhythmchanges.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (rhythmchanges.ca).

    • 49 min
    Laura Crema & Bill Coon - StringSongs

    Laura Crema & Bill Coon - StringSongs

    https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100034507436591 (Laura Crema) and https://www.billcoon.com/ (Bill Coon) talk about their new collaborative chamber-jazz album, StringSongs. The album features Laura on vocals, Bill on guitar, Peggy Lee on cello, and Jon Bentley on saxophone.
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Thank you to Railtown Mastering for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about the mastering studio in Vancouver at https://www.railtownmastering.com/?utm_source=podcastandamp;utm_medium=episode-description (railtownmastering.com).
    Sign-up for the free weekly article by Will Chernoff at https://www.rhythmchanges.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (rhythmchanges.ca).

    • 30 min
    Danny Najjar Moves From Colorado & Gets Real on Education

    Danny Najjar Moves From Colorado & Gets Real on Education

    https://www.youtube.com/c/TheNoteworthyDanny (Danny Najjar) talks about moving from Denver, Colorado to Vancouver and studying at UBC; after which he ended up making friends in the jazz scene via the Dual Degree Program, joining the Vancouver Youth Choir, and gaining passionate insights about music history education. Deeper into this episode, Danny turns the tables on me (38:24) to explore the student experience of finding musical identity.
    Thank you to Pearson Instruments for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about Brad Pearson, luthier and guitar tech in Vancouver, at https://www.pearsoninstruments.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (pearsoninstruments.ca).
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Sign-up for the free weekly article by Will Chernoff at https://www.rhythmchanges.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (rhythmchanges.ca).

    • 1 hr 10 min
    Lauren Bush - Dream Away, From BC to the UK, Mini-Tour

    Lauren Bush - Dream Away, From BC to the UK, Mini-Tour

    https://www.laurenbushjazz.com/ (Lauren Bush) talks about returning to British Columbia from the UK, where she has lived and worked as a jazz vocalist and teacher for a decade.
    Thank you to 12TH ST Sound for sponsoring this episode. Get up to 20% off at this recording studio in New Westminster via https://www.12thst.ca/rcp/ (12thst.ca/rcp).
    Thank you to Railtown Mastering for sponsoring this episode. Learn more about the mastering studio in Vancouver at https://www.railtownmastering.com/?utm_source=podcastandamp;utm_medium=episode-description (railtownmastering.com).
    Sign-up for the free weekly article by Will Chernoff at https://www.rhythmchanges.ca/?utm_source=podcastandutm_medium=episode-description (rhythmchanges.ca).

    • 39 min

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10 Ratings

10 Ratings

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Well produced and informative

Solid cast for musicians and fans alike. Great interviews, helpful ideas, and just a solid podcast all around!