Details: Harley Card is a Toronto-based guitarist, composer, and freelance musician. He’s a true collaborator having played with many of the city’s jazz groups. Harley is a member/composer for Hobson’s Choice, The Harley Card Trio, The Harley Card Quintet, God’s Gift To Yoda, and Stoptime. Each ensemble has performed extensively in Canada and released multiple recordings. A mainstay on CBC radio since its 2008 release, Harley’s debut CD, Non-Fiction, has received praise from critics, presenters, and musicians alike. A graduate of Applied Music from Mohawk College, as well as Jazz Performance from the University of Toronto (B. Mus.), Harley was also a semi-finalist in the 2008 Montreux Jazz Festival Guitar Competition. As an educator, Harley maintains a private teaching practice, providing instruction in guitar, theory, and composition. www.harleycard.ca
When: Fri., Oct. 17, 2014 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.