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Art Crawl Fri Nov 14: Jazz in the bar: Jonas Pearson Paavola group.

October 9th, 2014
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Jonas_Pearson_Paavola_cFriday November 14, 2014, James North Art Crawl, from 8 pm., tip jar. Jazz with bassist Jonas Pearson Paavola and his group JPP4: Victoria Cox on sax, Dave Hollingshead on keys, Andrew Deacon on drums and Jonas Pearson Paavola on bass and composition. The JPP4 strive for spontaneity and exploration in music. Playing mostly original material, they mix jazz theory with more modern textures.

Event, James North events, Music-Jazz

In the Gallery on Art Crawl: Janice Peshke, Debbie Long, Fri Nov 14

October 9th, 2014
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Janice_Peshke_cJanicePeshke_IMG_0743_cFriday November 14, 2014, James North Art Crawl, from 7:30 to 10 pm.
In the installation gallery, on exhibit and for sale, hand made unique jewellery by Janice Peshke and Debbie Long.  Janice Peshke is a jewellery designer, who teaches classes in her Coachhouse, as well as at the Dundas Valley School of Art. Debbie Long is one of Janice’s students who does drop in classes each week and has done so for the past few years. She has developed her own unique designs.
The artists will be present between about 7:30 to 10 pm

Artword Gallery, Event, James North events

Jazz with the Scott McIntosh Trio, Thurs Nov 13

October 8th, 2014
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ScottMcIntosh_cThursday November 13, 2014, at 8 pm, cover tba. Jazz with the Scott McIntosh Trio, Tom Altobelli on bass, Jordan Snider on drums and Scott McIntosh on guitar. Featured guest for the evening is Andrew King on saxophone.

Event, Music-Jazz

Wordcrafters Meetup, Wed Nov 12 at 7:30 pm

October 7th, 2014
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Wednesday November 12, 2014, at 7:30-9:30 pm. Free admission. Wordcrafters Meetup. The event will be an opportunity for writers, editors and other publishing and communications professionals to meet, network, explore collaborations, socialize, and participate in what promises to be a lively panel discussion about electronic self-publishing. Special guest Mark Leslie, a Hamilton author and director of self-publishing and author relations for Kobo, will take part in the panel discussion. Co-hosted by the Hamilton-Halton Twig (HH Twig) of the Editors’ Association of Canada, the Canadian Authors Association, Crime Writers of Canada, Professional Writers Association of Canada, and The Writers and Editors Network.
http://www.editors.ca/content/hamiltonhalton-twig

Event, Literary, Spoken Word

New Cumberland Bluegrass Band, Sat Nov 8

October 6th, 2014
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Saturday November 8, 2014, at 8 pm, $15. Back again (their shows sell out, so reserve early!) New Cumberland, a bluegrass band from London Ontario: Tom Burns – vocals and guitar,  Blair Heddle – vocals, mandolin and dobro, Paul Hurdle – vocals and banjo, Tom Rutledge – string bass. [To reserve, call Artword Artbar 905-543-8512].
Featuring inventive solo work, driving rhythms and three part vocal harmonies, New Cumberland’s musical integrity and joy in playing together resonates in every performance. www.newcumberlandband.com   Proficient in the straight ahead driving bluegrass of… Read more…

Event, Music

Party: Artword Artbar’s 5-year anniversary, host Dave Pomfret, Friday Nov 7

October 3rd, 2014
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Dave_Pomfret_2014Klyde_Broox_adjFriday November 7, 2014, at 8 pm, no cover. We’re celebrating Artword Artbar’s 5-year anniversary with a party and some special friends. We’ve invited our favourite singer-songwriter Dave Pomfret to host the evening. Dave got us started back in Fall 2009 with a regular singer-songwriter evenings. Special guest is another friend who jumped on board with us in 2009: dub poet Klyde Broox who ran regular PoeMagic spoken word sessions once a month for 4 years. More details coming. There is a rumour that Ron the Fiddler might be making pizza!

Event, Literary, Spoken Word, Music, Special event