London’s finest jazz musicians gather to pay tribute to local living legend of jazz, pianist John Noubarian. Special guests Rebecca Noelle and Amy Noubarian join an incredible line up of vocalists and musicians, including Sonja Gustafson, Jennifer Thorpe, Charlie Rallo, Steve Holowitz, Larry Smith, Chris Norley, Ben Heywood, Peter Hysen, Barry Usher, Darryl Stacey, Larry Ernewein, Sandy MacKay, Todd Lafraniere and more!
John’s incredible career includes backing jazz greats like Ben Webster, Coleman Hawkins and Carmen McRae at the Iroquois Hotel and Campbells. He has performed at major jazz festivals, including the Montreal Dumaurier, Ottawa, and Beaches festivals. He has recorded with many artists and enjoyed national radio play. His album, ‘J.J.D.’ was praised by Peter Appleyard as, “first class… performed by three great Canadian jazz artists.”
On February 27th, his friends come together to honour the many years of John’s jazz performance and mentorship!