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Saxophonist Cory Weeds has been a professional musician for the better part of 15 years, but pretty much covers every role on the Vancouver jazz scene - musician, record producer, radio host, record label owner and jazz club owner.

Most recently, Cory was honoured with a 2013 Juno Award nomination for Traditional Jazz Album of the Year for The Cory Weeds' Quartet Album "Up A Step, The Music of Hank Mobley". A beautiful tribute to the composing talents of one of the finest tenor saxophonist ever, Hank Mobley, Up A Step features talented saxophonist Cory Weeds along with special guests, world renowned organist Mike LeDonne plus Oliver Gannon (guitar) and Jesse Cahill (drums).

In 2006 Weeds was a member of the saxophone section that backed up Paul Anka and has also graced the horn section with singing sensation Nikki Yanoffsky. Weeds has also shared the stage with international superstars such as Lou Donaldson, David Fathead Newman, Charles McPherson, Harold Mabern, Scott Hamilton, Ian Hendrickson-Smith and Mike DiRubbo. He has also shared the stage with local greats such as Brad Turner, Mike Allen, Hugh Fraser, Don Thompson, Oliver Gannon, Cam Ryga and the late Ross Taggart.

Cory Weeds is available for live music bookings as:

Cory is also available for keynote speaker/MC engagements.
Cory's speaking topics may include:
  • The thrills, trials and tribulations of owning/operating a Jazz Club and Record Label
  • The life of a touring musician

Please check out http://www.turnerentertainmentgroup.com/coryweeds.html for more information, audio and video for Cory Weeds.


Home Base: British Columbia

 
   

The Jeff Turner Entertainment Group
Jeff Turner
1104-207 West Hastings St.
Vancouver, BC
V6B 1H7
604-662-4144 ext 221
jeff@turnerentertainmentgroup.com
www.turnerentertainmentgroup.com

 
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