Big band concert

Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble at Jack Blanchard hall-June 24

The Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble is an 18-piece big band

The Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble will bring its classic big band sound to Jack Blanchard Hall in Charlottetown on June 24 at 7 pm. 

The Charlottetown Jazz Ensemble, an 18-piece big band, has been performing a mix of traditional and contemporary jazz charts since its formation in 1996. Band members include some of PEI’s most experienced jazz performers, including some founding members, as well as several talented young up-and-coming players.

The band’s recent performances have been warmly received at College of Piping and Performing Arts Centre in Summerside, the Florence Simmons Performance Hall and the Colonel Gray Lecture Theatre in Charlottetown. This will be the band’s first performance at the Jack Blanchard Hall.

 The event will feature full bar and canteen service with tickets available at the door. This is an all-ages event. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.