At Aqua Books:
Friday, October 14, 8:00 pm
Trio Bembe is heading to the Yukon for the Western Canadian Music Awards, but needs your help to get there. All proceeds will go towards expenses.
The brush of palm leaves, the whispering waves, the salt in the air. You reach the end of the beach, and feel a steady beat. A little closer and you hear the strum of a guitar. Just as you arrive, a voice rings out strong and clear. This isn’t a dream. It’s Trio Bembe.
Saturday, October 15, 8:00 pm
EXTra Spaceman with award-winning jazzman Michael Cain on keyboards and bass, with Brandon University music students: Shannon Chapman (sax); Kena Olson (trombone); Julian Beutel (trumpet); Josh Winestock (guitar); John Baron (bass); Cody Iwasiuk (drums); and Alanna Fast (keyboards).
For the last 20 years, Michael Cain has been known as a New York-based pianist, keyboardist and producer, working with artists such as Jack DeJohnette, Meshell NdegeOcello, Pat Metheny, Ravi Coltrane, and Dave Holland.
Cain now teaches at Brandon University.