Details: Toronto-based trumpeter and composer Mike Field has the capacity for vision and his latest collection of nine instrumental tracks, ASHES, delivers a deep and penetrating array of textures and sounds. Playful and sometimes melancholic the classically trained Field and his band have been performing for several years at high-profile festivals including the Downtown Toronto Jazz Festival and gigs in Europe. “Field plays with authority, with oblivious tonal smarts and ear-catching virtuosity” Geoff Chapman, The WholeNote.
When: Fri, March 15, 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.