~ And JUST ANNOUNCED, I’ll be hosting and performing a new weekly Jazz Series in White Rock every Wednesday at 7 pm starting May 16 at www.BIN101.ca. A great place to hang with a great patio.....
~ On another note, save the date! I have a very fun ‘New Orleans Street Party’ performance scheduled for the Harmony Arts Festival August 4 from 5:45 –7:30pm as part of the Garden Stage Series at 15th & Argyle West Vancouver. Hope you can make it.
~ MidCentury Modern is starting to get added to over 200 US and Canadian radio stations playlists, so onward and upward!
You can always check in on me by going to www.GabrielJazz.com/shows.htm
You can always check in by going to www.GabrielJazz.com/shows.htm
Gabriel was in NOLA during Jazz Fest for a series of cd release shows for his new MidCentury Modern album.
He performed at The New Orleans Jazz Museum, The Mahogany Jazz Hall, and guested at Kermit Ruffins' Mother-In-Law Lounge, Snug Harbor (with the Uptown Jazz Orchestra), The Spotted Cat, and Fritzels. His band consisted of Jake Hickey (k), Adam Everett (d), Matt White 9g), Larry Turner (b), with Gabriel on trumpet, flute, and flugelhorn.
Gabriel at Snug Harbor with the Uptown Jazz Orchestra:
Gabriel at the New Orleans Jazz Museum: 'Comin' Home for Mardi Gras'
Gabriel at the New Orleans Jazz Museum: 'Mississippi Jump'
Gabriel at the New Orleans Jazz Museum: 'Tempting Fate'
Gabriel at the New Orleans Jazz Museum: 'Rockin' the Ribjoint'
Gabriel at the New Orleans Jazz Museum: 'King James'
Gabriel at Fritzels with the New Orleans Jazz Band
Comin' Home for Mardi Gras (montage) v1
Dinner and Wine Pairing Event
We warmly invite you to a special evening of food, wine, and live jazz. Join your fellow Mensa members and your guests to eat, socialize, and maybe even a little dancing. The notion is to enjoy ourselves while raising money for the Mensa Scholarship program.
Attendees will indulge in a great meal with each course paired with an appropriate fine wine. The restaurant has an excellent reputation. The menu is listed below.
The very popular jazz musician Gabriel Mark Hasselbach will be performing for the evening. He is a regular performer at the Pinnacle, and well regarded.
The Lobby Restaurant at the
Pinnacle Hotel in North Vancouver
138 Victory Ship Way North
Vancouver, BC V7L 0B1
(It is a very short walk from the SeaBus.)
April 14, 2018 at 6:00 pm
The event fee is $80 with a portion thereof going to the Mensa Scholarship program.
Mensa members are encouraged to bring friends and relatives.
Seating is limited so book early.
To Reserve your spot contact Vancouver Mensa Treasurer Ricardo Kawashita at email@example.com or 604-842-7054
For further info contact the Event Organizer Terry Tremaine, firstname.lastname@example.org , 604-202-7841
I hope to see you there!
Appetizer – West Coast Bouillabaisse –Mussels, clams, prawns and fruit de mer (seafood) in tomato coconut broth with grilled focaccia
Entree – Choice of one:
- Grilled Wild Sockeye – Pesto risotto with sautéed fingerling potatoes with daily vegetables and citrus butter sauce (Gluten Free)
- 6 oz Filet Mignon – Certified Angus Beef with roast garlic smashed potatoes, daily vegetables and Cabernet demi-glace (Gluten Free)
- Grilled chicken, sautéed wild mushrooms, chorizo sausage in Porcini Alfredo
Dessert – Chocolate Truffle Cake – Decadent Belgian chocolate with hazelnut truffle icing, raspberry streaked meringue, caramel sauce and vanilla bean gelato