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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…
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Ottawa Citizen article

Yesterday I was featured on the front page of the arts section at the Ottawa Citizen as part of the promotion for Friday's Crossroads concert. A great article by Peter Hum!

http://ottawacitizen.com/entertainment/music/jazzblog/back-from-brooklyn-petr-cancura-finds-home-is-where-the-art-is
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Friday show with Ian Tamblin

This Friday is the first of the Crossroads series concerts where we feature a fantastic singer songwriter with a killin' jazz quartet. The first one with Ian Tamblin this friday is getting some great press, including from Apartment 613:
http://apt613.ca/petr-cancura-on-taking-it-down-to-the-crossroads/…
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Spring is here!

And with that I am excited about some shows coming up:

4/17 Brooklyn Blowhards 
4/23 New Old Timers with Richie Barshay, Aryeh Kobrinsky and Jeremy Udden
4/24 Joe Morris with Jim Hobbs and Luther Grey
4/25 Down Home at Barbes…
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Brooklyn Blowhards & The New Old Timers this weekend!!!

Two awesome shows this weekend:

Saturday night at Barbes with The Brooklyn Blowhards:

Jeff Lederer - saxophonesPetr Cancura - saxophones
Kirk Knuffke - cornet
Brian Drye - trombone
Art Bailey - accordion
Allison Miller - drums
Mary Larosa Lederer -…
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APAP/Winter Jazz Fest

There is a lot of things going on next weekend, one of these awesome events is next friday, an evening of fun at Barbes with Down Home from 8-9pm and Ghost Train Orchestra from 9:30 - 10:30pm 

See you there…

Improv Workshop just announced in Ottawa

Interactive Improvisation Workshop
Co-Presented with the National Arts Center with 

JUNO Award Nominated, IMA Winning Group 
Petr Cancura’s Down Home 

Thursday Oct 30th 10am – 12pm              
National Arts Center’s Fourth Stage…