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A Place for Standards-Type Songs Today

As a composer, I have always been fascinated, interested, intrigued by the music of the American popular standard song. Of course, to simply lump it all together, is to deny a wealth of diverse eras, compositional perspectives, and lyricists’s points of view. But, regardless of the varying dynamics that were changing eras and distinct artistic …

(Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) Pianist Mboya Nicholson performs classic standards of the American popular standard repertoire, as well as original compositions that are inspired by the tradition and feel of the standard song. Come hear!  (COVER $15)

Mboya Nicholson & Trumpeter Eric Weiden Play Jazz for Seniors

Seniors for whom independent living is neither plausible nor foreseeable, quite often artistic fulfillment can be a challenge. The mere act of venturing out to a music venue to hear a concert is not practical for those who may find it difficult to even travel a small distance from their care facility. That is why …