Poetics of Jazz

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Poetics of Jazz

Saturday, October 22, 2022 | 7:30 PM
The Broadway Theatre & Live Streamed

Celebrating and showcasing Saskatchewan-based poets by combining poetry with original music

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About the Concert

Poetics of Jazz is a special concert that celebrates and showcases the work of Saskatchewan-based poets. We’ll be weaving performances of their poetry alongside newly composed original music orchestrated for large jazz ensemble. We will also be presenting the western Canadian premier of the Atwood Suite by Canadian composer Andrew Rathbun.

The Saskatchewan-based poets involved in this concert include poet and author Michael Bradford, Pattie O’Rourke poetry scholarship recipient Glenda Fu, Saskatchewan’s current Youth Poet Laureate Lauren (Lo) Klassen, and former Saskatchewan Poet Laureate Glen Sorestad.

Contributing composers include Silas Friesen, Colin Grant, Spencer KripsDean McNeillAndrew Rathbun, and Amanda Tosoff.

Special guest musicians include Tara Davidson (Toronto), Mo Lefever (Edmonton), and Andrew Rathbun (New York).

Poetics of Jazz is Co-presented by the Saskatoon Jazz Orchestra

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Date And Time

October 22, 2022 @ 07:30 PM


The Broadway Theatre & Live Streamed

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