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IMPORTANT NOTICE regarding COVID-19 ("Coronavirus")

As public health policies evolve, there may be a number of events that will be cancelled or postponed.

We will be updating our event listings as and when we find out about these changes. Since this is a rapidly evolving situation, we encourage you to confirm any event listings directly with the event venues or organizers, or check via social media for the latest information.

· Apr · 7 Tue 8:00 pm at Yardbird Suite
11 Tommy Banks Way Edmonton, AB T6E 2M2
Phone: 780-432-0428

Tickets: $5.00 and up, at the door

(Not available from YEG Live)
Why not?

CANCELLED-NEW DATE TBD: Yardbird Suite presents  Mboya Nicholson at Yardbird Suite (Edmonton)  on April 7, 2020
Mboya Nicholson

Mboya Nicholson

Edmonton, AB

Edmonton Jazz pianist Mboya Nicholson's agenda is a basic one: to make people happy they came in to listen. His love of jazz was fostered and cultivated by his parents, who embraced all styles of music. He studied jazz with renowned and celebrated pianist Charlie Austin in Edmonton. ... Read more

All Ages Welcome // General Admission // Doors Open at 8:00pm

For this performance the Mboya Nicholson Trio will play music by James Black, Alvin Batiste, Harold Battiste and Ellis Marsalis. These musicians are direct influences on players like Wynton Marsalis, Terence Blanchard, Donald Harrison, Branford Marsalis, and Harry Connick Jr.

Mboya Nicholson – piano
Rubim de Toledo – bass
Sandro Dominelli – drums

Tickets available at the door

About Tuesday Night Jam Sessions

The Yardbird Suite is proud to present local talent and collaborative opportunities every Tuesday evening during the season at the weekly jam sessions. From 8:00pm-9:00pm, an all-star Edmontonian band takes the stage to perform a set of music ranging from original compositions to jazz classics. Then the stage clears for a jam session, wherein musicians are encouraged to take to the stage and collaborate with one another in a jam session format. Admission for jam sessions is just $10.00 for audience members, and $5.00 for musicians who show up to jam. Doors open at 7:30pm. If you're a musician looking to jam, remember to bring your instrument!