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NAC Presents Kathleen Edwards 

  
News Release 
For immediate release 
  
NAC PRESENTS 
KATHLEEN EDWARDS 
to kick off 
PETR CANCURA’S CROSSROADS JAZZ SERIES 
in partnership with the Ottawa Jazz Festival 
  
The series will also feature 
LYNNE HANSON, JUSTIN RUTLEDGE 
and more! 
TICKETS GO ON SALE JUNE 21 AT 10 AM 
  
OTTAWA, Canada, June 17, 2016 – The NAC Presents all-Canadian music series, in partnership with BMO Financial Group, is pleased to announce the return of the successful CROSSROADS Jazz Series curated by NAC Presents…

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Master Class Series at Carleton University 

I will be hosting three Master Classes at Carleton University as part of my post as Artist In Residence. The first will be this Friday Feb 12th and will focus on the art of saxophone playing. The second will be feb 26th on the Business of Music and your career path. The third will be on March 11th and will focus on Improvising.

2nd Concert of Crossroads series with Lynn Miles 

Dan Nawrocki took these fantastic photos of the second edition of the NAC Presents Crossroads series with Lynn Miles. I am learning so much through this series. I love folk music and the raw and direct art of story telling and great melody writing. I equally love the art of improvising in its pure and true, raw form. In order to maintain integrity when collaborating in a cross-genre setting the key is to rebuild from the ground up - treat each song as a melody to be built upon with the strengths and…

Metropolitan Room Presents: A night of Global Jazz: Oscar Penas Crossroads, Uri Gurvich 4tet & Petr Cancura’s Down Home  

Metropolitan Room Presents: A night of Global Jazz: Oscar Penas Crossroads, Uri Gurvich 4tet & Petr Cancura’s Down Home 

Friday, January 15th, 2016 

9:30 pm to 11:30 pm 

@Metropolitan Room 

34 West 22nd street 

New York NY 10010 

Three jazz improvisers from three different cultures and traditions decided to settle in New York, bringing their roots and flavors into their own original compositions, while making a unique contribution to the world of JAZZ. 

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Oscar Peñas Crossroads 

Oscar Penas…

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