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Hip Pocket Trio ft. Oliver Gannon at Water St. Café
December 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm$5
Hip Pocket Trio featuring guitarist Oliver Gannon will perform songs from the Great American Songbook including jazz standards that the guitarist recorded with tenor saxophonist Fraser MacPherson. Olly received a Juno award for the duo album he recorded with Fraser MacPherson and he was named “Best Jazz Guitarist of the Year” by the National Jazz Awards in 2003. Mr. Gannon was appointed as a Member of the Order of Canada in 2017. Bassist Paul Rushka received a Doctor of Music degree from McGill University and is a member of the faculty at Vancouver Community College and at Vancouver Symphony Orchestra’s School of Music. Hip Pocket bandleader Adam Rohrlick performed with the VSO in 2018 and appeared in the 2018 and 2019 Vancouver International Jazz Festivals.
Hip Pocket Trio featuring Oliver Gannon
Adam Rohrlick: tenor saxophone
Oliver Gannon: electric guitar
Paul Rushka: acoustic bass