Karel/Joey/Kelby play - the music of Donald Fagen
Mon. October 25th 2021 19:00 - 20:30 (All Ages)
Karel Roessingh, Joey Smith and Kelby MacNayr join on Jamkazam from their home studios to play the music of Steely Dan co-founder, lead singer and keyboardist, and Rock and Roll Hall of famer Donald Fagen. His solo album Nightfly received seven Grammy nominations and he has always been a musicians' favourite because of his jazz approach to popular rhythm and harmony. He's been called a "pathological ironist" for his lyrics.
Karel Roessingh (Jazz, folk, pop and blues)
Karel Roessingh is a composer, arranger, producer and musician who has written scores for over five hundred television episodes, and many award-winning films, documentaries, and promotional videos. He has recorded and produced more than sixteen of his own CDs, including several for the Canadian Naturescapes series distributed world-wide, two jazz... more info
*After touring for two and a half years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra as bassist and arranger, Joey Smith was married in Victoria and moved to Rochester, N.Y. to pursue graduate studies at the Eastman School of Music. For the past 18 years he has been bassist for many local groups and has collaborated with various artists during their stops in Vi... more info
Kelby MacNayr (Jazz)
Drummer / composer / band-leader Kelby MacNayr performs groundbreaking original music, soulful swinging jazz, reaching contemporary music and traditional music from around the world. A dynamic and creative musician MacNayr performs in Canada and abroad with leading musicians from New York, Seattle, Portland, Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto & Europe. ... more info