Performance and Workshop Dates:

Friday, January 7, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Myk Freedman's Quartet
myk freedman- lap steel, jake oelrichs- drums, mike overton- bass, tania gill- piano/melodica

Thomson/ Waterman/ Aldcroft
scott thomson- trombone, ellen waterman- flute, ken aldcroft- guitar

sorbara/ keith/ brenders
joe sorbara- drums, michael keith- guitar, kyle brenders- tenor sax

Joe Sorbara's PJO

Thursday, January 13, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Fundraiser
9pm, $15
New Works Studio 319 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft/ Mott/ Gill
ken aldcroft- guitar, david mott- baritone sax, tania gill- fender rhodes

Hansen/ Fisher
mike hansen- prepared turntables, colin fisher- tenor sax/guitar

Geordie Haley's "Everytime Band"
geordie haley- guitar, christine duncan- voice, evan shaw- alto sax, paul donat- bass, jean martin- drums

Friday, January 14, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Fundraiser
9pm, $15
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Hall/ Piilonen/ Neal
glen hall- reeds, rob piilonen- flute, wes neal- bass

Bourbon Leaves
eric chenaux- guitar, brodie west- alto sax, doug tielli- trombone, rob clutton- bass, nick fraser- drums

Rindone/ Sorbara/ Perera/ Thomson
ronda rindone- bass clarinet, joe sorbara- drums, nilan perera- guitar, scott thomson- trombone

Saturday, January 15, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Fundraiser
9pm, $15
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Katzin/ Koven/ Oelrichs
elie katzin- guitar, steve koven- piano, jake oelrichs- drums

Paul Newman's "Open House"
paul newman- tenor sax, michael herring- bass, dave fish- drums

Joe Sorbara's Pickle Juice Orchestra

Friday, January 21, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Fenton/ Grove/ Clutton/ Fraser
bob fenton-, bill grove-,rob clutton- bass, nick fraser- drums,

Eric Chenaux
eric chenaux- guitar

Pete Johnston's "See Through Trio"
pete johnson- bass, tania gill- piano, mark laver- tenor sax

Friday, January 21, 2005
Jazz and Improvised Music Series
8pm
Button Factory, 25 Regina St. South, Waterloo, Ontario.

Sorbara/ Aldcroft/ Thomson
joe sorbara- drums, ken aldcroft- guitar, scott thomson- trombone

Sorbara/ Katzin/ Herring
joe sorbara- drums, elie katzin- guitar, michael herring- bass

Sorbara/ Aldcroft/ Thomson/ Katzin/ Herrring/ Brenders
kyle brenders- tenor sax

Friday, February 4, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Colin Fisher and Nick Fraser
colin fisher- tenor sax/guitar, nick fraser drums

Kyle Brenders w/ guests
kyle brenders- tenor sax, tba

PJO

Sunday, February 6, 2005
Brampton Indie Arts Festival
7pm
TBA, Brampton, Ontario.

Joe Sorbara's Pickle Juice Orchestra
joe sorbara- drums/prompting- ken aldcroft- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, evan shaw- alto sax, elie katzin- guitar, paul newman- tenor sax, rob piilonen- flute

Friday, February 18, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

oswald/ aldcroft/ thomson/ prentice
john oswald- alto sax, ken aldcroft- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, david prentice- violin

Clark/ Kerr
dave clark- drums, don kerr- cello, percussion, keys, tenor, guitar

Paul Newman's "Open House" with Ronna Bloom
paul newman- tenor sax, ronna bloom- poet/voice, michael herring- bass, dave fish- drums

Vancouver Performances

Friday, February 25, 2005
1067, 1067 Granville, Vancouver, B.C.
time TBA, $TBA

Set 1
Aldcroft/ Carter/ Brooks
ken aldcroft- guitar, j.p. carter- trumpet, skye brooks- drums

SET 2
van der schyff/ lee/ aldcroft
dylan van der schyff- drums, peggy lee- cello, ken aldcroft- guitar

Saturday, February 26, 2005
Playwrights Theatre Centre, PTC Studio, 3rd floor Festival House, 1398 Cartwright St., Granville Island
8pm, $10

Set 1
The Pulse- an evening of stories and music
kris elgstrand- voice, ken aldcroft- guitar, ron samworth- guitar, francois houle- clarinet/electronics, saul berson- alto sax, kevin elaschuk- trumpet, paul blaney- drums, skye brooks- drums,

SET 2
van der schyff/ blaney/ houle
dylan van der schyff- drums, paul blaney- bass, francois houle- clarinet

SET 3
Ken Aldcroft Trio +1
ken aldcroft- guitar, saul berson- alto sax, kevin elaschuk- trumpet, skye brooks- drums

Sunday, February 27, 2005
Playwrights Theatre Centre, PTC Studio, 3rd floor Festival House, 1398 Cartwright St., Granville Island
8pm, $10

Set 1
The Pulse- an evening of stories and music
kris elgstrand- voice, ken aldcroft- guitar, ron samworth- guitar, francois houle- clarinet/electronics, saul berson- alto sax, kevin elaschuk- trumpet, paul blaney- drums, skye brooks and bernie arai- drums

SET 2
lee/ samworth/ elaschuk/ arai
peggy lee- cello, ron samworth- guitar, kevin elaschuk- trumpet, bernie arai- drums

SET 3
Ken Aldcroft Group
ken aldcroft- guitar, saul berson- alto sax, paul blaney- bass, skye brooks- drums

Friday, March 4, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft/ Oelrichs / Perera / Posgate
ken aldcroft- guitar, jake oelrichs- drums, nilan perera- guitar, time posgate- guitar

The Bokker Buckle Band
joe sorbara- drums, michael herring- bass, don scott- guitar

Davison / Fraser / Bailey
will davison- electronics, jim bailey- electronics, nick fraser- drums

Thursday, March 10, 2005
University of Guelph- Thursdays at Noon Concert Series
12pm
University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario.

Waterman/ Sorbara/ Aldcroft/ Thomson
ellen waterman- flute, joe sorbara- drums, ken aldcroft- guitar, scott thomson- trombone

Friday, March 18, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
TBApm, $20
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Brenders / Keith / Sorbara
kyle brender- tenor sax, michael keith- guitar, joe sorbara- drums

Aldcroft/Newman
ken aldcroft- guitar, paul newman- tenor sax

Jordon O'Connor
julia hambleton- clarinet, brody west- alto sax, david french- tenor sax, bryden baird- trumpet, louis simao- bass, nick fraser- drums

Wednesday, March 23, 2005
Super 8 Film Festival
TBApm
Hart House Theatre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario.

Convergence Ensemble
ken aldcroft guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, wes neal- bass, joe sorbara- drums

Thursday, March 31, 2005
The Tranzac
10pm
292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft/Newman
ken aldcroft - guitar, paul newman - tenor sax
Aldcroft/Chenaux
ken aldcroft - guitar, eric chenaux - guitar

Friday, April 1, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Drumheller
doug tielli- trombone, eric chenaux- guitar, rob clutton- bass, nick fraser- drums

lonberg-holm/roebke/rosaly/aldcroft/shaw/sorbara
w/ ken aldcroft- guitar, fred lonberg-holm- cello, jason roebke- bass, evan shaw- alto sax, joe sorbara and frank rosaly- drums

Fred Lonberg-Holm Valentine Trio
fred lonberg-holm- cello, jason roebke- bass, frank rosaly- drums

Saturday, April 2, 2005
RACKET Festival
7pm, $12
Waterloo Community Arts Centre, The Button Factory, 25 Regina St. South, Waterloo, Ontario.

Various ad hoc groupings
ken aldcroft- guitar, kyle brenders- tenor sax, rob clutton- bass, joe sorbara- drums, colin fiisher- tenor sax/guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone and more

Friday, April 15, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $15
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Keith/Oswald/Turner
michael keith- guitar, john oswald- alto sax, roger turner- drums

Ken Aldcroft's "Convergence Ensemble"
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, wes neal- bass, joe sorbara- drums

Peter van Huffel
peter van huffle, scott dubois, jesse stacken, jeff davis, michael bates

Sunday, April 17, 2005
Gladtoes/Bitchin' Series- Phase 2
8pm
Oasis, Back Room, 294 College St. West, Toronto, Ontario.

Ken Aldcroft's Convergence Ensemble
ken aldcroft- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, wes neal- bass, nick fraser- drums

Friday, April 29, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Chris Cawthray Solo
Chris Cawthray- percussion

Methuselah
chris banks-, dafydd hughes, don scott

Victor Bateman's Porkbone
victor bateman- bass, eric chenaux- guitar, jean martin- drums

Wednesday, May 4, 2005
The Tranzac
10pm
292 Brunswick Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Oelrichs and strings
ken aldcroft - guitar, tim posgate- guitar, nilan perrera- guitar, jake oelrichs- drums

Ken Aldcroft's Convergence Ensemble
ken aldcroft - guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, wes neal- bass, joe sorbara- drums

Friday, May 6, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface Series with Jean Derome
9pm, $15
Array Studio, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto, Ontario.

Derome/Duncan/Kiik
jean derome- reeds, christine duncan- voice, tina kiik- accordian

Marcel Aucoin Trio
marcel aucoin- piano, wes neal- bass, tba- drums

Allemano/Derome/Grossman/Sinha
lina allemano- trumpet, jean derom- reeds, ben grossman-, deb sinha- percussion

Saturday, May 7, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface Series with Jean Derome
9pm, $15
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Derome/Fraser/Keith
jean derome- reeds, nick fraser- drums, michael keith- guitar

Allen/Derome/Fisher/Thomson
gordon allen- trumpet, jean derome- reeds, colin fisher- reeds, scott thomson- trombone

Joe Sorbara's Pickle Juice Orchestra
plays Jean Derome's large ensemble music

Sunday, May 8, 2005
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface Series with Jean Derome
9pm, $15
New Works Studio, 319 Spadina Ave. Toronto, Ontario.

Bateman/Derome/Dutton/Gill
victor bateman- bass, jean derome- reeds, paul dutton- voice, tania gill- rhodes

The Reveries
eric chenaux- guitar, ryan driver- quasi-ruler bass, thumb reeds, doug tielli- guitar, nose-flute, saw

Jean Derome's small ensemble music
ken aldcroft- guitar, jean derome- reeds, kyle brenders- tenor sax, michael herring- bass, joe sorbara- drums

Wednesday, May 11, 2005
The Rivoli
TBA
Toronto, Ontario.

Joe Sorbara's Pickle Juice Orchestra- Renegade Cobra

Friday, May 13, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Sorbara/Storring/Thomson
joe sorbara- drums, nick storring- cello, scott thomson- trombone

Elie Katzin Trio
elie katzin- guitar, evan shaw- alto, jake oelrichs- drums

Powerbuch
gordon allen- trumpet, dave clark- percussion, john kameel farah- piano/computer, glen hall- woodwinds

Friday, May 27, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Dutton / Charmetant
paul dutton- voice, thomas charmetant- cello

Kyle Brenders Trio
kyle brenders- tenor saxophone, anne bourne- flute, brandon valdivia- drums

Haley / Clutton / Sorbara / Shawgeordie haley- guitar, rob clutton- bass, joe sorbara- drums, evan shaw- alto sax

Sunday, May 29, 2005
The Rex Hotel
9:30 pm, $6
194 Queen St. West, Toronto, Ontario.

Ken Aldcroft's "Convergence Ensemble"
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, wes neal- bass, joe sorbara- drums

Friday, June 3, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Anthony / Baker / Bichan
colin anthony- piano, aiden baker- guitar/electronics, dougal bichan- violin

Michael Morse Bass Trio
michael morse- bass, jason hammer- bass, victor bateman- bass

the Composers Workshop
simeon alev- tenor sax, kevin brow- drums, greg de denus- piano, peter lutek- bari sax/bass clarinet, scott peterson- bass, tom richards trombone

Friday, June 17, 2005
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Rindone / Hammer / Lewis
ronda rindone- bass clarinet, jason hammer- bass, tilman lewis- cello

Kenny Baldwin
kenny baldwin, mark hundevad, bill norman, steven white

John Wilson's "Lola"
john wilson- guitar, paul newman- tenor sax, dave fish- drums

Friday, June 24, 2005
Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival- Next Wave Series
8 pm, TBA
National Film Board, 150 John St., Toronto, Ontario.

Ken Aldcroft's "Convergence Ensemble"
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, joe sorbara- drums

Wednesday, June 29, 2005
Leftover Daylight Series "SPECIAL PRESENTATION"
9pm, $15
New Works Studio, 319 Spadina Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Tom Chant
tom chant- tenor sax/clarinets

Chenaux / Fisher
eric chenaux- guitar, colin fisher- tenor sax/guitar

Aldcroft / Chant / Sorbara
ken aldcroft- guitar, tom chant- tenor sax/clarinets, joe sorbara- drums

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