Walle Larsson Releases New CD at WAG’s Jazz on the Rooftop Concert
Incorporating elements of jazz funk and rhythm and blues, Walle Larsson's style captivates both new listeners and those more familiar with the smooth jazz style. In the last few years Larsson and his band have been riding a new wave of popularity performing their original brand of smooth jazz....
Jul 27, 2010
WAG Art Instructors Celebrated in Exhibition
The Studio Programs of the Winnipeg Art Gallery is the largest of its kind in Canada offering a variety of art classes for people of all ages and levels. Committed to providing excellence in art instruction, classes take advantage of special tours of current exhibitions, creating a link between...
Jul 21, 2010
Swing Soniq Heads WAG’s Jazz on the Rooftop Concert
Swing Soniq is a vibrant, all-acoustic blend of three amazing musical talents—Greg Leskiw, Brent Parkin, Gilles Fournier—who celebrate the sounds of yesteryear with their own version of contemporary jazz-swing, putting them into the upper echelons of the Canadian music scene.
Jul 15, 2010
Janice Finlay’s Hardbop Herd Plays WAG’s Jazz on the Rooftop
With a lyrical, engaging playing style and her evocative well-crafted compositions, Janice Finlay has an active, varied musical career. She has performed with the Winnipeg Symphony's Pops concerts, the Jazz Winnipeg Festival, Rainbow Stage, Manitoba Theatre Centre, and the Winnipeg Jazz...
Jul 6, 2010
WAG Features Canadian Artists in Summer Tours
“With the work of over 50 Canadian artists currently on view this summer, the tour theme is definitely Canadiana,” says Art Educator Anna Wiebe. “We have works from our own collection on view, of course, but also from the National Gallery of Canada, the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec,...
Jul 6, 2010
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