JWQ Showcase 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

CANADA; Flute Bits - May 2017 - Bill McBirnie

(4)  SOME FORTHCOMING GIGS

Please note that the following gig listing is in DESCENDING order and, further, that you can always find a current/updated listing at the following link:


Also, if you need - or want - any flute, alto flute or piccolo work (…or some flute/improvisation coaching…), then just drop me a line at extremeflute@look.ca

Fri., Oct. 13, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Hirut Restaurant
2050 Danforth Ave.
Toronto, Ontario
With the DON NADURIAK Band (including RUSS LITTLE)

Sat., Aug. 5, 2017 at 9:30 p.m.
The Rex
194 Queen St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
THE MCBIRNIE BROS (with JIM & ROD, plus ROB MCBRIDE on bass)

Sun., Jul. 30, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.
Meglomaniac Winery
3930 Cherry Ave.
Vineland, Ontario
Celebrating Moe Koffman (with BERNIE SENENSKY's Moe Koffman Tribute Band)

Mon., June 26, 2017 at 6:30 p.m.
Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival - in Yorkville
136 Yorkville Ave. (covered pedestrian entrance)
Toronto, Ontario
The 'Find Your Place' band (with BERNIE SENENSKY, organ & ANTHONY MICHELLI, drums)

Sun., June 25, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
Jester's Court
279 Queen St.
Port Perry, Ontario 
With BERNIE SENENKSY (organ) & ANTHONY MICHELLI (drums) 

Fri., June 9, 2017 at 9:00 p.m.
Jazz Bistro
251 Victoria St.
Toronto, Ontario
With the LOUIS SIMAO 'A Luz' Band! (including DAVID FRENCH, LUIS ORBEGOSO, RICH BROWN & MARITO MARQUES​)

Tues., June 6, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.
JAZZ.FM91 - Live-To-Air
4 Pardee Ave.
Toronto, Ontario
With ELEANOR MCCAIN & The True North Project (including DON BREITHAUPT, GUIDO BASSO, JUSTIN ABEDIN, PAT KILBRIDE & MARK KELSO)

Mon., May 29, 2017 at 12:00 p.m.
The Church of the Holy Trinity - Music Mondays
10 Trinity Square (near the Eaton Centre)
Toronto, Ontario
A duo with BERNIE SENENSKY ("Bach, Bebop & Gospel!")

Sun., May 28, 2017 at 8:00 p.m.
Array Space
155 Walnut Ave.
Toronto, Ontario 
The Toronto Improvisers Orchestra (TIO) featuring maestro, GLEN HALL
(...This will be really different!... :-)

Wed., May 24, 2017 at 9:00 p.m.
Mezzetta Cafe Restaurant
681 St. Clair Ave. W. (at Christie)
Toronto, Ontario
With BERNIE SENENSKY - Brazilian Jazz!

Thurs., May 18, 2017 at 9:00 p.m.
The Burdock
1184 Bloor St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
With the LOUIS SIMAO 'A Luz' Band! (including DAVID FRENCH, LUIS ORBEGOSO, RICH BROWN & MARITO MARQUES)