Kick off your weekend with a performance by Brent Rowan and the Guelph Youth Jazz Ensemble! On the Fourth Friday of the month, Guelph Museums offers free admission to the Guelph Civic Museum after 5 PM, and performance at 7 PM.
Visitors can explore all exhibitions, including To The Gathering Place, Canadian, Eh! and Transported: Objects of Meaning and the Immigrant Experience.
Based in Guelph Ontario the Guelph Youth Jazz Ensemble (GYJE) provides young musicians with the opportunity to learn about and explore the world of jazz and improvised music. Under the direction of Brent Rowan, original and standard jazz music is written and arranged specifically for the ensemble. From Ellington-Herman-Davis-Gillespie-Elias-Coltrane and Derome, many styles of jazz and improvised music are explored.