Recently I had the opportunity to live in the Big Apple, NYC, for a year. As a Canadian living in New York City surrounded by music from every decade, genre, and corner of the globe - I was filled with a sweet nostalgia and appreciation for all things Canadian.
I began reminiscing about all the great Canadian music I listened to and sang along with over time. At that moment a light bulb of inspiration turned to create the 'Great Canadian Songbook - Volume 1' show.
Canada has produced some of the greatest songwriters in the world and it is thrilling to be able to put together a selection of their songs to perform in my new show.
For the 'Great Canadian Songbook - Volume 1' show I have chosen some of my all time favourite Canadian Songs. Ranging from Neil Young's 'Only Love Can Break Your Heart, to Mitsou's 'Bye Bye Mon Cowboy, to Justin Bieber's 'Baby', to Ian Tyson's 'Four Strong Winds That Blow Lonely', and many more.
The songs are delivered in my signature 'Fun Fused Jazz' style, or as some people like to call it; Fuzz.
As you can imagine, it was very difficult to keep the song list to a show's length worth of material. I really can't wait to put the list together for, Volume 2, Volume 3, Volume 4,...
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