Saturday April 20th, 2019, 2-3pm
Northwood Harbourview Lounge, 2615 Northwood Terrace
In partnership with Northwood Community Recreation and Wellness, Halifax Jazz Festival presents pianist Bill Stevenson at Northwood Harbourview Lounge. In over forty years as a musician Bill has recorded for Elektra records while still in his teens, opened for the Doors, backed up John Lee Hooker, put performing and recording bands behind some of Canada’s best loved musicians including Amos Garrett, Colleen Peterson and Linda Carvery. He has hosted his own National radio series for CBC. He has been a contributing side man to multi award winning albums by Garrett Mason, Thom Swift ,Hot Toddy, andhis own win with a 2008 ECMA for best Jazz Album. His participation in the Jazz/Blues idiom has earned him a respected place in the national music spectrum.
Bill will be performing a set of jazz and blues standards that will surely get your feet tapping!
All ages and open to all.