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Flipping through the record bin marked ‘Bizarre’ outside HighLife Records on Vancouver’s Commercial Drive can be a rewarding experience. I’ve been looking for Redd Foxx albums for years and this was my lucky day! And before you ask – yes, I will be stealing his material. 😉 Fli via Facebook http://ift.tt/1Gil7FS
Doing my arrangement of “Wade In The Water” last summer at Jazz Vespers at St. Andrew’s Wesley in Vancouver.
With Jamie Croil – trumpet, Dave Say – tenor sax, Al Johnston – bass, and Don Powrie – drums, and featuring What It Is on vocals (l-r: Patti Powell, Cass King, Carol Wiedemann, Mimi Beyene). Oh yeah, I play piano and sing too! Thanks to Rod Matheson for taping it.
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My band Curio doing James Williams’s “Say Dr. J” at the Cottage Bistro, Vancouver
More adventures on a stage so small you have to step off it to change your mind!
Oh yeah, the date is wrong! It’s actually Oct.22nd.
My band Curio doing one of my favourite Thelonious Monk tunes “Monk’s Dream”. This is a from a few years ago at the Cottage Bistro in Vancouver, a stage so small you have to step off it to change your mind!
Video of my band Curio stretching out on the Wayne Shorter tune “Footprints” a few years ago. I say “stretching out” because the stage at The Cottage Bistro is so small you have to step off it to change your mind! Filmed by my homey Paul Clarke using a small Casio DV camera on a tripod.
Well, kind of. What I’m actually hosting is the Vancouver Film Centre’s Academy Award broadcast viewing party.
I will be teaching an Introduction To The Melodica workshop during this year’s Vancouver Ukulele Festival, Sunday March 8th at 3:30 PM at the Croatian Cultural Hall. The Festival is produced by Daphne Roubini (Ruby) of Ruby’s Ukes, Vancouver’s première ukulele school. Three days of workshops and performances and celebration of all […]
Well, well, well!! I am honoured -and stunned – to be Roland Canada’s Musician of the Month for February! What that means is that I’m profiled and interviewed in the Roland Canada newsletter and blog. Check out the article by clicking on the picture or link below. http://rolandblog.ca/musician-month-wayne-stewart/
Heading out to accompany these films from the City of Vancouver Archives on piano this afternoon at 2:30! http://www.viff.org/theatre/films/fc8254-vancouver-–-a-progressive-city-movies-from-the-city-of-vancouver-archives