LJ Live

June 20 (Thurs) – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel.  

LJ and veteran guitarist Ron Thompson cover all the swing, jazz and blues bases at this iconic Vancouver Hotel and are often joined by some of Vancouver’s finest vocalists and musicians.  Come and see where Hollywood star Errol Flynn liked to hang out and drink cocktails!

No cover, free parking below hotel.  7:30 to 9:30 pm.  1154 Gilford Street. 

June 22 (Sat) – LJ with the Louie Quinn Duo at the Royal Crown Castle in New West.

LJ sings with veteran pianist Doug Louie and sax/clarinetist Dave Quinn for a great night of soulful jazz and R&B.  The Royal Crown Castle has a patio looking out to the Mighty Fraser and this unique venue boasts a friendly neighbourhood atmosphere.

No cover, free parking. 8-11 pm.  319 Governer’s Court, New West.

June 28 (Fri) – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

Come and see what the fuss is all about with Vancouver’s newest party band.  Featuring Daryl Jahnke – guitar, Nathen Aswell – stick and vocals and Kristian Braathen – drums.  Undercovers plays cool tunes from every genre and decade.

Doors 7PM – Show 8PM  Incredible views, free parking and no cover! 1661 Granville St. – 3rd floor – seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

June 30 (Sun) – North Vancouver Jazz Vespers with special guest Diane Lines

Peaceful reflections by Rev Judith Hardcastle and live music are paired at St. Andrews church in North Vancouver.   With veteran pianist Diane Lines (Dal Richards, Jennifer Hayes), Nick Apivor – vibes and percussion and Nathen Aswell, bass.

4-5pm – 1044 St. George’s Avenue, North Van.  Donations welcomed – with proceeds to support the band.

July 3 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel.  

LJ and veteran guitarist Ron Thompson cover all the swing, jazz and blues bases at this iconic Vancouver Hotel and are often joined by some of Vancouver’s finest vocalists and musicians.  Come and see where Hollywood star Errol Flynn liked to hang out and drink cocktails!

No cover, free parking below hotel.  7:30 to 9:30 pm.  1154 Gilford Street. 

July 12 (Fri) – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

Come and see what the fuss is all about with Vancouver’s newest party band.  Featuring Daryl Jahnke – guitar, Nathen Aswell – stick and vocals and Kristian Braathen – drums.  Undercovers plays cool tunes from every genre and decade.

Doors 7PM – Show 8PM  Incredible views, free parking and no cover! 1661 Granville St. – 3rd floor – seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

July 17 – The Sounds of Summer Festival

LJ joins the A-Team – a group of veteran Vancouver musicians playing Classic Rock – for Surrey’s Sounds of Summer Festival – FREE outdoor concert.

6:30 to 8:00 pm – 15802 – 80 Avenue (Fleetwood Park, Surrey)

July 26 – Fort Langley Jazz Fest After Party

Playing their special brand of soulful jazz and R&B, LJ and veteran pianist Doug Louie continue the party after the festival in Fort Langley at two great restaurants.

Check out the Fort Langley Jazz Fest’s full linup HERE

Rail and River Bistro 6-8pm. no cover – 9273 Glover Road, Fort Langley BC
Mangia e Scappa.  9-12 pm. no cover – 23238 Mavis Ave. Fort Langley BC

August 2 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

Come and see what the fuss is all about with Vancouver’s newest party band.  Featuring Daryl Jahnke – guitar, Nathen Aswell – stick and vocals and Kristian Braathen – drums.  Undercovers plays cool tunes from every genre and decade.

Doors 7PM – Show 8PM  Incredible views, free parking and no cover! 1661 Granville St. – 3rd floor – seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

August 14 (Wed) – Blue Velvet Duo (with bassist Brent Gubbels) at Hycroft Manor

LJ and Ron Thompson are joined by fantastic bassist Brent Gubbels for an intimate concert at the Hycroft Manor – a beautiful vintage establishment and produced by The University Women’s Club of Vancouver.  Time and ticket info to come soon.

August 16 (Fri) – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

Come and see what the fuss is all about with Vancouver’s newest party band.  Featuring Daryl Jahnke – guitar, Nathen Aswell – stick and vocals and Kristian Braathen – drums.  Undercovers plays cool tunes from every genre and decade.

Doors 7PM – Show 8PM  Incredible views, free parking and no cover! 1661 Granville St. – 3rd floor – seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

August 23 and 30th – Whistler with the A-Team!

Corporate events – PRIVATE

September 15 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel.  

LJ and veteran guitarist Ron Thompson cover all the swing, jazz and blues bases at this iconic Vancouver Hotel and are often joined by some of Vancouver’s finest vocalists and musicians.  Come and see where Hollywood star Errol Flynn liked to hang out and drink cocktails!

No cover, free parking below hotel.  7:30 to 9:30 pm.  1154 Gilford Street. 

November 20 – Jazz Evensong at Brentwood Presbyterian

The Blue Velvet Duo graces the sanctuary at Brentwood Presbyterian Church in Burnaby featuring the reflections of Rev. Dr. Brian Fraser.  Donations welcome and go the band.  Separate donations collected for the ‘Socks for Souls’ program – a great program helping those living on the streets.  8-9pm – 1600 Delta Ave. Burnaby

November 29 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance – Special Christmas event

Come and see what the fuss is all about with Vancouver’s newest party band.  Featuring Daryl Jahnke – guitar, Nathen Aswell – stick and vocals and Kristian Braathen – drums.  Undercovers plays cool tunes from every genre and decade.

Doors 7PM – Show 8PM  Incredible views, free parking and no cover! 1661 Granville St. – 3rd floor – seating is on a first come, first serve basis.

Christmas 2019!

December 5 – Cool Yule at Blue Frog Studios

December 13 – Cool Yule at the Rogue Folk Club’s annual year end party  

December 20 and 21 – Cool Yule at the Dream Cafe Penticton

New Years 2019!

 

2019 past gigs: 

June 7 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

June 1 – Private House Concert – Maple Ridge – SOLD OUT!

May 30 – The Gallery Bistro in Port Moody – SOLD OUT!

May 24 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

May 22 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Corner Stone Bistro

May 10 – Blue Velvet Duo at the Royal Crown Castle in New West.

April 29 – Spring Fever Benefit

April 28 – The Troubadour – as part of Vancouver Opera Festival – at CBC Studio 700

April 27 – LJ as guest singer at Motown Meltdown

April 26 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

April 21 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

April 20 – LJ with the Louie Quinn Duo at the Royal Crown Castle in New West.

April 19 – Good Friday Service at Brentwood

April 13 – Private event – wedding

April 5 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

March 31 – Maple Ridge Jazz Vespers

February 27 – The Blue Velvet Duo at The Corner Stone – North Vancouver

February 21 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel.  

February 15 – Undercover at False Creek Yacht Club Dance

February 8 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Royal Crown Castle in New West.

February 6 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Corner Stone Bistro

February 1 – False Creek Yacht Club

January 12th – Frankie’s Jazz Club – with Michael Creber, Daryl Jahnke, Kristian Braathen, Laurence Mollerup and Graham Howell. 

2018 gigs:

December 31 – New Year’s Eve at the Saint Street Grill.  

December 30 – Blue Velvet Duo with guest bassist – Dave Guiney at the Sylvia Hotel

December 22 – LJ at the Royal Crown Castle in New West with the Louie Quinn Duo

December 21 – False Creek Yacht Club Seasonal Party

December 16 – Cool Yule Tour with Van Django and Keith Bennett – presented by Evergreen Cultural Centre

December 14 – Cool Yule Tour with Van Django and Keith Bennett – presented by Rogue Folk Club

December 8 – Cool Yule Tour with Lion’s Gate Sinfonia

November 22 – Guest artist at The White Album Revisited – Concert at St. James Hall

November 16 – LJ at the Revel Room with the Louie Quinn Duo

November 10 – LJ at the Royal Crown Castle with the Louie Quinn Duo

September 23 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

September 15 – “Sessions at the Store”

September 9 – St. Andrew’s Wesley – Jazz Vespers
LJ Mounteney Quintet

September 9 – Ladner Market with Jon Roper

August 25 – The Wild Fig Restaurant

August 24 – Marine Drive Country Club with Andrew Mockler

August 23 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

August 22 – Broadway Tech Concert Series

August 11 – Chances Casino with Andrew Mockler

August 6 – Harmony Arts Festival with the Bruce James Orchestra

August 1 – BC DAY with Top City – 11 piece powerhouse horn band

July 15 – Private Event (Wedding) with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

July 12 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

July 8th – Ladner Market with Jon Roper

July 1 – CANADA DAY  with Top City – 11 piece powerhouse horn band

June 30th – Whistler – Village Square Stage with Top City – 11 piece powerhouse horn band

June 29 – The Eclipse Lounge with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach and Jon Roper

June 17 – The Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

June 16 – Bruce James Orchestra

June 9 – Curve Lounge at River Rock Casino with Andrew Mockler

June 1 – Eclipse Lounge with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach and Marlin Ramazzini

May 27 – Encore of Strong Women, Strong Music at Northwoods Jazz Vespers

May 12 – Swing Soul Band – Private Event

May 3 – Frankie’s Jazz Club – LJ Mounteney Quintet

April 29 – Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

April 24 – Spring Fever Fundraiser (featuring Jim Byrnes and Marcus Mosely)

April 22 – The Fairview Pub with Top City

March 7 – Strong Women, Strong Music Benefit at Frankie’s Jazz Club

February 25 – Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

February 22 – Rock the Mic – with TOP CITY at the Hard Rock Casino

Feb 10 Eclipse Lounge – Hastings Race Track with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

Feb 3 Bruce James Orchestra – Private function

Feb 2 The Pinnacle Hotel with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

Jan 28 LJ Mounteney Quartet – Tsawwassen Jazz Vespers

Jan 25 Private Event – Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

Jan 18 Rock the Mic contest with Top City!

2017 gigs:

December 31st – New Year’s Eve at the Saint Street Grill! – Sold out!

December 29th – The Pinnacle Hotel with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

December 15th – Cool Yule – at Memorial Hall Harrison BC

December 14th – Cool Yule – at Presentation House Theatre – North Vancouver

December 9th – Cool Yule – at Rogue Folk Club 
St. James Hall

December 7 – Yuletide Trio (Keith Bennett, Cecile Larochelle and LJ Mounteney)

December 6 – Yuletide Trio (Keith Bennett, Cecile Larochelle and LJ Mounteney)
Brentwood Jazz Evensong

November 18 – The LJ Mounteney Quartet
Lynn Valley Mall Grand Reopening Ceremony

November 12 – Cool Yule – at Northwoods Jazz Vespers
with Van Django

November 10th – The Pinnacle Hotel with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

October 29 – LJ with TOP CITY – Fairview Pub
HALLOWEEN SUNDAY R&B afternoon

October 20 – The Pinnacle Hotel with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

September 17 – LJ Mounteney Quintet – Official CD Release and Concert!  Tsawwassen Arts Centre

August 25 – Ten Ten Tapas
With Ron Thompson – 7-9:30 pm NO COVER

August 11 – TOP CITY at Club 240

July 30 – Jazz Vespers at St. Andrew’s United
1044 St. Georges Ave., North Vancouver

July 16 – LJ  with TOP CITY at the Fairview PUB

July 9 – Ladner Farmers Market

July 2 – Backyard Vineyards with vocalist Jayleen Stonehouse and Glenna Powrie – keys

June 23 – LJ Mounteney with Top City – Private Event

June 10 – Top City – Tribute to the Great Horn Bands – Haney PUB

June 1 – Top City at the Roxy Cabaret

May 12 – Benefit Concert – Brentwood Presbyterian

May 5 – Pinnacle Hotel with Gabriel Mark Hasselbach

April 30 – Top City at the SUNDAY afternoon R&B show – Fairview Pub

April 24, 2017 (Monday) – Fundraiser – BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse