Under the creative direction of UK/Canada based Renee James Productions comes a romantic and intimate classical concert set among exquisite scenes of Parisienne beauty, love, and passion. La Vie en Rose blends together some of the most celebrated French music ever composed accompanied by breathtaking choreography and rich vocals.
Starring Grammy Award-Winning Violin Virtuoso Pablo Diemecke, Celebrated Canadian Pianist Tony Booker, and Featuring Ballet Etoile Canada Principal Dancers Ashley Evans & Ian Szkolak.
The Producers welcome guests to join them this February for this stunning musical journey through one of the most beautiful cities on earth. A truth easily appreciated on a stroll that could yield one stunning vista after another, from the epic Eiffel Tower to the regal Jardin des Tuileries to the petite cafés bursting onto the sidewalks.
La Vie en Rose is sure to capture your heart and transport you to the city of lights this Valentine’s week.
Make it an evening to remember with your special someone.
Tickets: www.ticketfly.com / 250.386.5311 / 900 Johnson Street
Buy before December 31st and save 10%
The Nick La Riviere Band is back at Hermann’s for 2 nights! Featuring some of Victoria and Vancouver’s best players, the band takes its influence from modern New Orleans music… not the older dixie music some people think of when they hear ‘New Orleans’, but the fun, horn heavy music people are partying to there now. The music is all about having a good time, keeping the energy high the whole show, and moving your feet. Nick’s originals are like if Trombone Shorty met Ben Folds – wild horn solos, piano based grooves and melodic vocals. The band also plays their own take on tunes by great artists like Professor Longhair, Dr John, Sly & the Family Stone. One audience member described the show as “the most fun I’ve had in my adult life”. Mike Devlin from the Times Colonist says “his headlining appearances qualify as mark-your-calendar nights of entertainment”.
Previous shows have sold out, so reservations are recommended and can be made at www.HermannsJazz.com.
Also check out www.NickLaRiviere.com/newvideo for a brand new video being released on Friday Feb 15!
Six albums deep, Juno Award-winning jazz/soul vocalist Kellylee Evans has tackled everything from jazz to R&B and pop in such classics fight or flight?, Nina – her 2011 Juno-winning tribute to the legendary Nina Simone – and I Remember When. Her 2015 album, Come On, is a wonderfully refreshing album that comes on the heels of two nearly career ending accidents, including a freak lightning strike in her Ottawa kitchen. Evans was essentially unknown before becoming a runner-up of the 2004 Thelonious Monk Competition. Now, she offers views on love and loss in an alluringly rhythmic approach that is strictly forged by her jazz discipline. Kellylee Evans last performed in Victoria at TD JazzFest 2013. Experience this stylistic connoisseur live, in her element with Adam Cormier on drums, James Meger on bass, and Jonny Tobin on keys, at Hermann’s Jazz Club on March 22.
This is food for your soul! Acclaimed pianist and composer of healing music, award-winning author and inspirational speaker, Serge Mazerand shares with you his soothing music and insights on creating inner peace. On the menu, favourite classical compositions by Chopin, Schubert, Liszt, Mendelssohn, Debussy and more––including Serge’s signature arrangement, Clair de Loon, a coming together of Debussy and Beethoven around the Clair de Lune and the Moonlight Sonata Adagio. Serge also enjoys improvising in the moment. You’ll emerge from this event, delighted, refreshed and inspired.
Throughout her spectacular career, singer-songwriter and Broadway actress Morgan James has taken on beloved roles and songs to give them her own unique perspective. She has recorded and toured internationally with Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox, which performed at TD Victoria International JazzFest 2017. Now, James has set her sights on the Beatles’ White Album. While each song is performed in its original key, James provides a soulful vibe and feminine flair to these classics. James’ current tour across Europe, Canada, and the U.S., White to Blue, celebrates both the Beatles’ White Album and Joni Mitchell’s Blue album. She first performed in Victoria at TD JazzFest in 2018. Opening the evening will be singer-songwriter Elise LeGrow. This powerful combination of two sensational female voices is not to be missed at Elements Casino, the Platinum Room.
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Local Pink Floyd fans are in for a treat this year as PIGS: Canada’s Pink Floyd brings their acclaimed live show across Canada to perform some of the most amazing music ever created. Currently Canada’s only national touring Pink Floyd tribute, the Outside / In Canadian Tour has taken PIGS from Nanaimo, BC to Sydney, NS and back, with the final leg of the tour in Winter 2019 taking them across Western Canada. This tour, they will bring almost 3 hours of classic and rare Pink Floyd songs – played with authentic instrumentation and as close to the live 70s sound as possible – as well as a full performance of The Dark Side of the Moon. Join PIGS for an incredible evening, as they recreate the live Pink Floyd experience, bringing the majestic music and legendary concert experience to fans and new audiences alike.
Tickets are $52.50/$47.50 (inclusive) and are available at: McPherson Box Office, by phone 250-386-6121, or online at www.rmts.bc.ca