Renée Yoxon

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Events

Upcoming | Archive: 2017
  • Mon
    13
    Feb
    2017

    Panel Discussion: Musicians’ Health Through a Performing Career

    7pm - 8:30pm, FREE

    A-832 Wirth Music Building, 555 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal QC

    This event is free and open to the public, and part of Musicians' Health Awareness Week! If you're experiencing a mental illness or playing-related injury yourself, have in the past, and/or want to learn more about what musicians' health is and how to keep yourself healthy throughout your career, performing-related or not, this panel discussion is for you.

    Panelists include: Dr. Isabelle Cossette, director of CIRMMT; Russell Devuyst, trumpet professor at McGill; Renée Yoxon, jazz vocalist; and Yolanda Bruno, violinist. Come hear their stories about health throughout their careers!

    Find out more about Musicians' Health Awareness Week here:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/283317128749313/

    Accessibility Info: The panel space will be fully wheelchair accessible. Deaf/hoh access services are not available for this panel.

  • Wed
    15
    Feb
    2017

    McGill Jazz Orchestra II

    7:30pm - 9pm, FREE

    Tanna Schulich Hall, New Music Building, 527 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal QC

    McGill Jazz Orchestra II mid-term concert, under direction of Ron Di Lauro, featuring several guest vocalists: Renée Yoxon, Alexandra Barrasso, Asia Harvey-Wright, Ruthie Pytka-Jones, Émilie Samson, Kyla Smith.

    Tanna Hall Accessibility Info: Tanna Hall is fully wheelchair accessible with access to seating in the back of the auditorium available on the second floor. There is no accessible parking open to the public but there is one accessible street parking spot across the street on Sherbrooke and one around the corner on Aylmer.

  • Sun
    12
    Mar
    2017

    Renée Yoxon Jazz Vocal Masterclass

    3pm - 5pm, $20 - $60

    120 Diner, 120 Church Street, Toronto, ON


    On Sunday, March 12, from 3pm to 5pm, Renée will be giving a vocal jazz masterclass in the heart of downtown Toronto at 120 Diner. Eight participants will have the opportunity to perform one or two tunes with a professional accompanist and be critiqued.

    Suitable for singers of all levels of experience. Some jazz knowledge is recommended. Participants will be required to bring their own charts. (Please contact us in advance if you need assistance preparing charts.) Auditing tickets will also be sold for those who wish to attend the masterclass without participation.

    At 6pm Renée Yoxon will be performing a tribute to David Frishberg with the funniest jazz singer Toronto has to offer, Ilana Waldston. Those who wish to attend both the workshop and the show will be able to purchase packages and save money on both!

    Ticket prices are as follows:

    Workshop Participant: $50
    Workshop Participant + Show: $60
    Workshop Auditor: $20
    Workshop Auditor + Show: $30

    Purchase tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/renee-yoxon-vocal-jazz-masterclass-tickets-31738317161

    120 Diner Accessibility Info: 120 Diner has multiple levels on the main floor with stairs connecting them. There are chairs with backs at tables, booths, and bar stools with no back. The front door is heavy, the restrooms are down a flight of stairs, and there is a parking lot next door that costs $4 for the evening.

  • Sun
    12
    Mar
    2017

    Tribute to Dave Frishberg with Ilana Waldston & Renée Yoxon

    6pm - 8pm, $20

    120 Diner, 120 Church Street, Toronto, ON

    Join Ilana Waldston and Renée Yoxon as they pay tribute to great American songwriter, David Frishberg, “the Stephen Sondheim of jazz song-writing”.

    Sunday, March 12, 6pm
    $20 or $10 with workshop attendance: https://www.facebook.com/events/956683461129361/

    For reservations call 416-792-7725 or text 416-706-4237
    http://120diner.com/

    120 Diner Accessibility Info: 120 Diner has multiple levels on the main floor with stairs connecting them. There are chairs with backs at tables, booths, and bar stools with no back. The front door is heavy, the restrooms are down a flight of stairs, and there is a parking lot next door that costs $4 for the evening.

  • Sun
    16
    Apr
    2017

    Maria Neckam / May Cheung Canada Tour

    7pm

    Live On Elgin, 220 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON

    Traveling from their home in New York, Austria-native Maria Neckam, and Montreal-native May Cheung are two singer-songwriter-instrumentalists not to be missed. Renée Yoxon and Matt Schultz will be opening.

  • Mon
    17
    Apr
    2017

    Série Compositeurs Jazz | Jazz Composers Series

    20h30

    Quai des Brumes, 4481 rue Saint-Denis, Montreal, QC

    La série compositeurs jazz est de retour pour l'édition du mois d'avril 2017. Comme d'habitude le concept est simple. 1 groupe de musiciens. 1 répetition. 1 soirée unique de musique éclectique.

    Soyez des nôtres pour voir une soirée de compositions originales des membres du quintet en vedette:

    Dan Faulk - Saxophones (Philadelphie)
    Renée Yoxon - Voix
    Ivan Garzon - Guitare
    Frédéric Alarie - Contrebasse
    Mathew Higden - Batterie

    Admission: GRATUIT (don suggeré de 5$)

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    The jazz composers series is back for its April 2017 edition. As per usual, the concept is very simple. 1 group of musicians. 1 rehearsal. 1 unique night of eclectic music.

    Come and hear original compositions from the musicians featured in the quintet for the night:

    Dan Faulk - Saxophones (Philadelphia)
    Renée Yoxon - Voice
    Ivan Garzon - Guitar
    Frédéric Alarie - Bass
    Mathew Higden - Drums

    Admission: FREE (5$ recommended donation)