Presented by the Nanaimo International Jazz Festival Association
Disney Digs D’Jazz with the Nanaimo Jazz Orchestra – A fresh interpretation of beloved songs from Disney movies spanning 84 years!
From Snow White (1937) to Encanto (2021), you’ll hear some of your favourite songs including “When You Wish Upon A Star” and “Everybody Wants To Be A Cat”. The exciting and soulful moods of many different jazz styles have been a part of our memories and culture for more than a century – and we hear it in many of our favourite Disney movies.
The Nanaimo Jazz Orchestra:
Andrew Homzy, Musical Director
Saxes: Monik Nordine, Larry Miller, Dan Craven, Cayleigh Borsboom, Rod Alsop
Trumpets: Derrick Milton, Dean Boland, Greg Bush, Susie Craven
Trombones: Darren Nilsson, Paul Nuez, Andrew Clayden
Guitar: Jesse Marshall
Piano: James Darling
Bass: Rob Uffen
Drums: Adam Robertson
Featuring vocalists: Rosemary Lindsay, Robyn Fortunat, Kyle Shepard, and Joshua Holloway.