Visit Junction - food. stage . bar.
Every Wednesday & Thursday different Jazz Duo.
April 11th: AL MUIRHEAD & DEREK STOLL
People aspire to be master of many skills and Al Muirhead is one who has accomplished this dream and has no plans of slowing down. Whether it is playing a sweet and melodic trumpet solo, composing and arranging for a big band, small ensemble or orchestra, performing one take sessions on recordings or mentoring young musicians, Al is an inspiration in the Canadian music scene and is known as the "Elder statesman of Jazz Trumpet in Alberta".
Al has lived through many decades of the music scene and has stories you could listen to for hours. You can listen through his words or the supreme level of musicianship that comes through his trumpet playing. Al is a delight, a rare gem and has a story to be heard.
Derek Stoll obtained a Bachelor of Music degree in Composition from the University of Calgary. He has composed works for concert band, jazz band, small ensembles and solo instruments. He studied jazz and brass performance at the Banff Centre.
He is currently active as a clinician, adjudicator, and composer. He is active in Alberta’s music scene, and has served as a Board Member of the Calgary Arts Summer School, Calgary Musicians’ Association, and the Classic Aircraft Association.
For dinner reservation: www.junctionyyc.com or call (587) 354 6161