Whitehorse, Yukon, vocalist Nicole Edwards and her band “y Los Osos” (which means “and the bears”) are featured in this episode.
This live performance features songs from Mexico ably sung in Spanish and backed by an all-star cast of local musicians. Nicole is joined on stage by, accordionist, pianist and percussionist Andrea McColeman, trumpeter and guitarist Nicholas Mah, drummer and percussionist Marc Paradis and acoustic bassist Jon Heaton.
This concert was part of Jazz Yukon’s educational, music and jam series “Jazz in the Hall” hosted by Yukon’s “jazz wiz” Steve Gedrose. Steve is opening the show with a quick primer on latin music and a chat with Nicole Edwards.
Recorded October 2013 at the Old Fire Hall in Whitehorse.