Triology – January 26, 2018
Join us on January 26th for an evening with three of Canada’s most sought after jazz musicians – Jodi Proznick, Bill Coon and Miles Black. Together they form Triology, fashioned after the great early jazz trios of Nat King Cole and Oscar Peterson, featuring wonderful arrangements of classic standards, as well as original tunes by these jazz all stars! Have a listen at www.jazzyukon.ca
Jodi Proznick is an award winning bassist and is one of Canada’s “top call” artists. Jodi leads her own quartet and is a members of many other amazing jazz ensembles, such as the Tilden Webb Trio and the Oliver Gannon Quartet.
Bill Coon is a Juno nominated guitarist-composer-arranger with over 15 years professional experience and is one of Canada’s most highly respected and sought after musicians, as well as winner of the 2009 National Jazz Awards “Guitarist of the Year”.
Miles Black is Known as one of Canada’s most accomplished jazz pianists with over 30 years experience, and is also highly acclaimed and sought after as an arranger, producer, composer, session musician, guitarist, vocalist, bassist, saxophonist, songwriter, and musical theatre director.
Come out for an evening of great jazz in the St. Elias Convention Centre. Tickets $20 at the door ($10 for seniors/youth). Doors open at 7:00 p.m., show begins at 7:30 p.m. A cash bar will be operating so minors must be accompanied by an adult!
La Belle Vie en Hiver – February 08, 2019
Junction Arts and Music wants you to escape the winter mood with an evening of music, cheese, and wine on February 8, 2019 at the St. Elias Convention Centre. There will be a tasting of excellent wines and fine cheese from local Whitehorse purveyors, served with artisan baguette and specialty breads. Entertainment will be provided by Lorène Charmetant and company. Cost will be $45 and will include the wine and cheese tasting. Doors will open at 7:00, the event begins at 7:30. This event will not be open to Minors. To purchase a ticket, email Holly at: hainesjunctionjam@gmailcom. And check out junctionjam.ca or @hainesjunctionjam on Facebook for all the details.
Gordie Tentrees – April 5th, 2019
Junction Arts and Music is pleased to present Gordie Tentrees on April 5th, 2019 at the St. Elias Convention Centre. Gordie is a well-known and loved Yukon Artist who has recently released his new CD GRIT. His music is relate-ably Yukonesque and he has been a Yukon musical standard for many years. His music is a cross between Corb Lund and Stompin’ Tom Connors. The Globe and mail says “In the rough cut vein of Kelly Joe Phelps or Fred Eaglesmith, Tentrees is gifted”
In April, Gordie will have an opener Roland Roberts travelling with him and it makes to be a great show. Cost of tickets is $20 at the door or $10 for seniors and youth. Doors open at 7pm, show at 7:30. Check out junctionjam.ca or @hainesjunctionjam on Facebook for all the details.
Maya Rosenberg – Paint Workshop – March 2, 2019
Junction Arts and Music is pleased to present a painting workshop with Maya Rosenberg the afternoon of March 2, 2019. Come for an intimate afternoon of painting the Kluane landscape in the atrium of the St. Elias Convention Centre. Maya is a well-known Yukon artist and instructor and her workshops always sell-out, so be sure to book early. Cost of the workshop is $60 per person and includes all supplies. To register, email Holly at hainesjunctionjam@gmailcom. and check out junctionjam.ca or @hainesjunctionjam on Facebook for all the details.
Since 1999, Junction Arts & Music (JAM) has nurtured the arts in Haines Junction by offering an annual average of twenty high-quality concerts, theatre productions, film screenings, readings, and children’s events. JAM features Yukon performers as well as national and international artists. Our society’s active board members and executive director steer our non-profit organization to facilitate these productions and workshops within our community with the help of many local volunteers.