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JAZ’N’theViolin Concert Series returned for FALL 2023 and is NOW completed EXCEPT for one concert One Concert left!

AND WILL FEATURE a concert by Regina Carter AND Kenny Barron! SUNDAY ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED for DEC. 3 2023 is now RESCHEDULED for June 25, 2024.

Kit Eakle’s DjangoSphere – Nov. 12 with Miles Black

PAST CONCERTS in this Series:

Jaz’N’theViolin – Oct. 23,2022 at Kay Meek Arts Centre’s McKuen Theatre

Lenny Solomon and his Hot Club All Stars – Nov. 13, 2022 at Kay Meek Arts Centre’s McKuen Theatre

Cameron Wilson and the BBC Trio with Bill Coon and Brent Gubbels – Jan. 15, 2023 at Kay Meek Arts Centre’s McKuen Theatre

Cameron Wilson and the BBC Trio with Bill Coon and Brent Gubbels – Jan. 22, 2023 at The Post Theatre in Nanaimo, BC

Kit Eakle’s Jaz’N’theViolin – Feb. 12, 2022 at Pyatt Hall in downtown Vancouver

Lache Cercel and his Roma Jazz Ensemble – March 19, 2023 at Pyatt Hall in downtown Vancouver


MADS TOLLING with TRIOLOGY – May 8, 2023 featuring: Miles Black – piano Bill Coon – guitar,Jodi Proznick – bass

Blaine Dunaway – Oct. 1 with Miles Black, piano

Jazz Violin History & Jazz Violin Concert Series / Performing Groups: DjangoSphere & Jaz’N’theViolin / Publications / Lessons and Classes

find out MORE about the History of Jazz Violin at…

Discover the Artistry of Playing Jazz on the Violin

Kit Eakle’s ‘The History

of Violin Jazz’…

@ FiddleJazz.com

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Jaz’z’N’theViolin Concert Series – Pyatt Hall

October 1, 2023 (past) | November 12, 2023 | December 3, 2023

Kit Eakle’s performing

Groups

DjangoSphere

music of Thelonious Monk & Django Reinhardt

Performed in MANY combinations from solo to Quintet

Jazz’N’the Violin

THe Music of the Violin in Jazz


Eakle Bros Quartet

Flute player Matt Eakle & Violinist Brother KIT EAKLE


Kit EAkle’s

DISCOGRAPHY

with Howard Alden…

Kit Eakle’s ‘DjangoSphere’ with Howard Alden

Kit Eakle’s ‘DjangoSphere’ recording with Guitar Great, Howard Alden. Don Bennett, bass; Rory Judge, drums. Recorded in 2018.

The original DjangoSphere CD with Kit Eakle, violin; Mark Holzinger, guitar; Alex Baum, bass; and John Waller drums. ORDER NOW

2015

DjangoSphere

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Kit Eakle is a teacher with 40 years of experience...

He is currently presenting a course on The Chevalier de Saint-Georges at SFU Downtown. Register NOW at https://www.sfu.ca/continuing-studies/courses/lib/405-joseph-bologne.html

He also teaches courses on

— The History of Jazz Violin and Black Violinists Matter;

— ‘What Makes It Jazz’ a course that explores the genre of Jazz and what is unique about it. What IS and ISN’T Jazz?

— Thelonious Monk – His Wisdom. Humour and Music

MUSIC!

“Where words fail, music speaks.” — Hans Christian Andersen

“Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.” — Kahlil Gibran

“Where words leave off, music begins.” — Heinrich Heine

“Music, once admitted to the soul, becomes a sort of spirit, and never dies.” ― Edward Bulwer Lytton

“Music touches us emotionally, where words alone can’t.” ― Johnny Depp

“Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.” ― Confucius

“Music is the universal language of mankind.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow