Upcoming Shows

 

 

April 22 – The Fairview Pub with Top City

Top City returns to the Fairview for a great afternoon of dancing and a specially crafted set of Tower of Power nestled in the midst of their regular R&B and Motown tunes!

Sun – April 22 – 898 West Broadway – $10 door 


April 24 – Spring Fever Fundraiser

LJ returns to Spring Fever SPRING FEVER – a boisterous night of exciting musical entertainment featuring some of Vancouver’s top jazz, blues and gospel singers!

Legendary bluesman Jim Byrnes and gospel powerhouse Marcus Moseley lead a roster of outstanding local talent in this annual fundraiser for the BCSMSSA, the BC Society for Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse.

The night will also feature performances by:

Cayla Brooke
Candus Churchill
Bernard Cuffling
Nicola Cavendish
The Hot Mammas
Darlene Ketchum
Will Sanders (of The Sojourners)
The smokin’ band will be led by pianist Bill Sample and features Buff Allen on drums, Nathan Aswell on bass, and David Sinclair and Ron Thompson on guitar.

The event will be MC’d by playwright, actor and director Leslie Mildiner, with guest speaker Jim Mandelin, author of “A Life Worth Dying For”. Plus, funnyman David C. Jones will auction off a dinner with actors Carmen Aguirre and Hiro Kanagawa!

Tuesday April 24 – evening.  Tickets at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3373756


 

April 29 – Blue Velvet Duo at the Sylvia Hotel

LJ and guitarist Ron Thompson return to the iconic Sylvia Hotel!

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
Sun Apr 29 – 7pm – 9pm 
Sun June 17 – 7pm – 9pm
Thurs July 12 – 7pm – 9pm
Thurs Aug 23 – 7pm – 9pm


May 12 – Swing Soul Band – Private Event


May 27 – Encore of Strong Women, Strong Music

St. Andrew’s Wesley – 4pm by donation


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!


September 9 – St. Andrew’s Wesley – Jazz Vespers with Jon Roper and special guest Alan Matheson

LJ brings a very special guest to join her and guitarist Jon Roper at St. Andrew’s Wesley Jazz Vespers. 

Alan Matheson is a Vancouver-based pianist, trumpeter, composer and arranger and teaches at UBC, VCC and Cap U. Alan leads his own big band, nonet, septet and trio and has written arrangements for jazz legends Clark Terry and Bud Shank. As well, Alan has conducted his big band tributes to Duke Ellington, Paul Whiteman and Louis Armstrong. He has also performed with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Louis Bellson and Phil Woods. 

Together LJ, Jon and Alan have a very special program in store of a wide variety of jazz music.

Sun – Sept 9 – 4pm – 10:22 Nelson St., Vancouver BC (Nelson & Burrard).  By donation


2018 past gigs: 

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 Hassebach

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