Mira Black Headlines WAG’s Jazz under the Rooftop Concert

Winnipeg diva Mira Black will unveil her new show, Black Love Letters, at the Winnipeg Art Gallery’s Jazz under the Rooftop concert on Friday, November 19 at 8pm.

$21 WAG members • $23 seniors and students • $25 adults • Ticket price includes admission to the Gallery the day of the concert • Tickets available in person at the WAG or through all Ticketmaster outlets

Mira Black uses elements from many diverse genres to please her audience. The purest aspect of the performance is the tone and power of her voice with its soulful, emotive three octave range. Her band consists of some of Canada’s top jazz players who devote their talent, skills and education to bringing elements of jazz, funk, pop and world rhythms into an accessible and contemporary forum. In Black Love Letters you will hear new songs and monologues investigating the trials and triumphs of love lost, found, lamented, broken, and cherished.

Tickets will be on sale soon for two more Jazz under the Rooftop concerts:

Friday, January 7 • Glenn Buhr—former Composer-in-Residence with the Winnipeg Symphony, co-founder of the New Music Festival, founding director of the Music in the Ruins Festival at the St. Norbert Arts Centre and the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony’s New Orchestra Series.

Saturday, February 18 • David Braid—Juno Award winner, 2009 Pianist of the Year in Canada, 2007 SOCAN Composter of the Year, Canada Council for the Arts JazzID Award

Media sponsor for Jazz under the Rooftop is the Winnipeg Free Press.

 

 

 

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