Details: The Jim Lewis Orchestra is one of the many ensembles at U of T. Composed of students at the Faculty of Music, the orchestra showcases the convergence of education and raw talent. Jim Lewis is a freelance trumpet player, composer/arranger in the Toronto area. He is a member of the Paul Read Orchestra, and the Musical Director and featured soloist with the Jazz Mechanics Big Band, with whom he toured Italy and Austria in 2006. He can be heard in clubs in the Toronto area, Ottawa and Montreal as a sideman and with his own projects from duo to sextet.
When: Fri, March 1, 2013 at 9 pm
Where: Arbor Room, Hart House
Produced and coordinated by the Hart House Music Committee, Jazz at Oscar’s brings you jazz in all shapes, colours and moods. Innovative Improvisation – Scintillating Standards – Classic Jazz. Jazz at Oscars showcases the best musicians from our own backyard and from Toronto’s vibrant jazz community.