February 22 – Rock the Mic – with TOP CITY at the Hard Rock Casino
City advanced in first place on their night in January and will be duking it out in the semi-finals on February 22 with 4 other great bands in the Asylum Lounge. This is a wickedly fun night – don’t miss it. No cover and reservations are very highly recommended to get seating. Call 604.523.6888
Thurs Feb 22 – 9-10:30 pm – 2080 United Blvd., Coquitlam BC
February 25 – Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel with special guests
LJ and guitarist Ron Thompson make their musical debut at the Sylvia!
Ron Thompson is a superb guitarist whose early studies were with such jazz legends as Joe Pass, Howard Roberts, Herb Ellis, Pat Martino and Tommy Tedesco. A founding member of Hugh Fraser’s Vancouver Ensemble of Jazz Improvisation (VEJI), Ron has played with such jazz and pop notables as Michael Buble, Rosemary Clooney, Frank Foster, Joe Henderson, Fraser MacPherson, Della Reese and Don Thompson.
Built in 1912, the Sylvia Hotel is a city landmark and one of Vancouver’s greatest treasures. With stunning views and intimate ambience this is a perfect spot for a night out with your sweetie!
1154 Guildford Street, Vancouver – No cover
Reservations are highly recommended! tel:604.681.9321
Sun Feb 25 – 7pm – 9pm
Sun Apr 29 – 7pm – 9pm
Sun June 17 – 7pm – 9pm
Thurs July 12 – 7pm – 9pm
Thurs Aug 23 – 7pm – 9pm
March 7 – Strong Women, Strong Music Benefit
LJ takes the stage with 5 other powerhouse Vancouver Jazz performers at Frankie’s Jazz Bar – the premier venue for live jazz in Vancouver. This evening is a benefit performance for Atira’s Women Resource Society.
With vocalists Jennifer Scott, Siobhan Walsh, drummer Mili Hong, bassist Wendy Solloway and pianist Lisa Miller. PLEASE NOTE – there are limited tickets at the door – this event will sell out.
Wed – March 7th
Location: Frankie’s Jazz Club, 765 Beatty St, Vancouver, BC
Time: 7pm-10pm – Performances start at 8pm.
Reservations for Frankie’s:
Limited Admission at the door
April 24 – Spring Fever Fundraiser
LJ returns to Spring Fever at the Improv Theatre on Granville Island – a benefit in support of BC Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse. Featured artists and further info to be announced shortly.
Tuesday April 24 – evening.
April 22 – The Fairview Pub with Top City
Top City returns to the Fairview for a great afternoon of dancing and general shenanigans…
Sun – April 22 – 898 West Broadway – $10 door
June 16 – Bruce James Orchestra – Private Function
June 16 – Sorry folks wish I could invite you as this is a great 18 piece swing orchestra!
August 12 – St. Andrew’s Wesley – Jazz Vespers with the
LJ Mounteney Quintet
LJ brings her stellar band back to this progressive and affirming church in the heart of Vancouver’s beautiful downtown core.
Sun – Aug 12 – 4pm – 10:22 Nelson St., Vancouver BC (Nelson & Burrard)