Performance and Workshop Dates:

Friday, January 6, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Barnyard Drama
christine duncan- voice, jean martin- drums

Victor Bateman
victor bateman- bass

Sunday, January 8, 2006
Ed Video Media Arts Centre,
2pm, $10
16A Wyndham Street, Guelph, Ontario.

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

Sunday, January 8, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Keith / Iaffaldano / Campbell
michael keith- guitar, michelangelo iaffaldano- home-made instruments, rod campbell- trumpet

Souster / Schandall / TBA
iner souster- home-made instruments, rami schandall- home-made instruments, TBA

Keith / Fraser
michael keith- guitar, nick fraser- drums

Monday, January 9, 2006
The Rex Hotel
9:30 pm, pwyc
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, January 13, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Kyle Brenders
kyle brenders- saxophone

Paul Kolinski's "Silent Five"
paul kolinski- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, adam jenkins-bass, ben mayer-drums

Ronda Rindone's "Quorum"
ronda rindone- bass clarinet, scott thomson- trombone, nick fraser- drums, joe sorbara- drums, tilman lewis- cello, rob clutton- bass, anne bourne- cello

Sunday, January 15, 2006
NOW SERIES
workshop 3pm-4:30 (Free), sets $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop
Scott Thomson

Hay / Chenaux / Thomson / Herring / Allen
jay hay- saxophones, eric chenaux- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, michael herring- bass, eric allen- drums

Aldcroft / Brenders
ken aldcroft- guitar, kyle brenders- tenor sax

Friday, January 20, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Lerner / Lutek
marilyn lerner- piano, peter lutek- reeds

Campbell / Keith / Sait / Sorbara
rod campbell- trumpet, michael keith- guitar, david sait- guzheng, joe sorbara- drums

Obradek w/ Paul Newman
jim bailey- electronic instruments, michaelangelo iaffaldano- home-made instruments, andy yue- piano, paul newman- tenor sax

Sunday, January 22, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Geordie Haley Trio
geordie haley- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, nick fraser- drums

Hanson / Krakowiak
mike hanson- turntable, thomasz krakoiwak- amplified objects

Clutton / Driver / Michelli
rob clutton- bass, ryan driver- analog synth, anthony michelli- drums

Friday, January 27, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Doug Tielli
doug tielli- solo trombone

"N"
lina allemano- trumpet, ryan driver- synth, rob clutton- bass

Feuermusik
jeremy strachan- saxophones, gus weinkauf- buckets

Sunday, January 29, 2006
NOW SERIES
workshop 3pm-4:30 (Free), sets $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop
Ken Aldcroft

Snow / Aldcroft / Oswald / Valdivia
michael snow- synth, john oswald- alto sax, ken aldcroft- guitar, brandon valdivia- drums

Paul Newman's "Open House" w/ Evan Shaw
paul newman- tenor sax, michael herring- bass, dave fish- drums, evan shaw- alto sax

Friday, February 3, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- FUNDRAISER
9pm, $15
Array Studio, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto, Ontario.

Dutton / Piilonen / Yue / Morse
paul dutton- voice, rob piilonen- flute, andy yue- piano, michael morse- bass

I Have Eaten The City
colin fisher- tenor sax, nick storring- cello, brandon valdivia- drums

Bateman / Bichan / Anothony / Luciani
victor bateman- bass, dougal bichan- violin/bamboo flute, colin anthony- piano, jeff luciani- drums

Saturday, February 4, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- FUNDRAISER
9pm, $15
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Todd Biffard's "Apparatus"
todd biffard- drums, kiran sachdev- guitar, adam teixeira- drums, matt roberts- bass, mike glendon- tenor, dan corbett- trombone

Lerner / Nachoff / Higgins
marilyn lerner- piano, quinsin nachoff- tenor saxophone, bret higgins- bass

Elie Katzin Trio
elie katzin- guitar, scott peterson- bass, nick fraser- drums

Sunday, February 5, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- FUNDRAISER
4pm
NOW LOUNGE, 189 Church St., Toronto, Ontario.

Peebles / Haley / Driver
sarah peebles- laptop, mixing bowls, bees, geordie haley- red pre-peared guitar 'nd efx, ryan driver- analog synth and thumb reeds

Paydirt
dafydd hughes- laptop, dave clark- drums, joe lapinski- guitar

Hansen / Keith
mike hansen- turntable, michael keith- guitar

Friday, February 10, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Clark / Fisher
ken aldcroft- guitar, dave clark- drums, colin fisher- drums

Brandon Valdivia
brandon valdivia- solo drums

Fraser / Haynes
nick fraser- drums, justin haynes- guitar

Sunday, February 12, 2006
NOW SERIES
workshop 3pm-4:30 (Free), 2 sets $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop
Improvisation w/ Scott Thomson

Wilson / Keith / Newman / Fisher
john wilson, michael keith- guitar, colin fisher, paul newman- tenor sax

Anthony / Luciani / Norton
colin anthony- voice and percussion, jeff luciani- drums, alice norton- voice and electric guitar

Monday, February 13, 2006
Drum Mondays
8pm, $5
The Village Playhouse, 2190E Bloor St. West, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Shaw / Sorbara
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, joe sorbara- drums

Friday, February 17, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Lewis / Fedrigo / Piilonen / Waterman
tilman lewis- cello, monica fedrigo- cello, rob piilonen- flute, ellen waterman- flute

JOUST
scott thomson- trombone, john oswald- alto sax, jake oelrichs- drums

Ryan Driver
ryan driver- solo synth

Sunday, February 19, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Herring / Morse
michael herring- bass, michael morse- bass

Krakoiak / Newman / Shaw
tomaz krakowiak- electronics, paul newman- tenor sax, evan shaw- alto sax

Runcible Spoon
pamela bettger- violin, monica fedrigo- cello, tania gill- piano, julia hambleton- clarinet, leah state- voice

Friday, February 24, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Montgolfiere
harry simpson- drums; guy leblanc- trombone, bass clarinet and percussion; rob clutton- bass; arnd jurgensen- guitar, trumpet and mbira

Hansen / Keith
mike hansen- turntable, michael keith- guitar

Newman / Turvey / Herring
paul newman- tenor, tim turvey- drums, michael herring- bass

Sunday, February 26, 2006
NOW SERIES
workshop 3pm-4pm (Free), 2sets $10
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

WORKSHOP
Barnyard Drama

Lori Freedman and Frank Gratkowski w/ Aldcroft / Martin / Duncan / Storring
lori freedman- bass clarinet, frank gratkowski- alto saxophone, ken aldcroft- guitar, jean martin- drums, christine duncan- theramin, nick storring- cello

Friday, March 3, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Oswald / TBA / TBA
ken aldcroft- guitar, john oswald- alto sax, TBA, TBA

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

Haley / Martin / Cassidy
geordie haley- guitar, jean martin- drums, bruce cassidy- trumpet

Sunday, March 5, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Sait / Yue / Keith
david sait- electronics, andy yue- analog synth, michael keith- guitar

The Disguises

Cutton / Fraser / Cram
rob clutton- bass, paul cram- clarinet, nick fraser- drums

Friday, March 10, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface w/ Lori Freedman
9pm, pwyc (suggested minimum $15)
Array Studio, 60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto, Ontario.

Lori Freedman
lori freedman- clarinets

Clark / Dajczer / Fedrigo
dave clark- drums, brigitte dajczer- violin, monica fedrigo- cello

Anthony / Newman / Freedman
colon anthony- piano, paul newman- tenor sax, lori freedman- clarinets

Saturday, March 11, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface w/ Lori Freedman
9pm, $15
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St., Toronto, Ontario.

Attariwala / Fisher / Freedman / Lewis
parmella attariwala- violin, colin fisher- tenor sax, lori freedman- clarinets, tilman lewis- cello

Feuermusic
jeremy strachan- reeds, gus weinkauf- buckets

Freedman / Haynes / Sorbara / Waterman
lori freedman- clarinets, justin haynes- guitar, joe sorbara- drums, ellen waterman- flute

Sunday, March 12, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface w/ Lori Freedman
2pm
NOW LOUNGE, 189 Church St., Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop w/ lori freedman

Sunday, March 12, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface w/ Lori Freedman
4pm, $15
NOW LOUNGE, 189 Church St., Toronto, Ontario.

Freedman / Piilonen / Thomson / Valdivia
lori freedman- clarinets, rob piilonen- flute, scott thomson- trombone, brandon valdivia- drums

Freedman / Perera / Shaw
lori freedman- clarinets, nilan perera- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax

Duncan / Haley / Freedman / Martin
christine duncan- voice, geordie haley- guitar, lori freedman- clarinets, jean martin- drums

Friday, March 17, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Tribute to Derek Bailey
w/ nilan perera, michael keith, justin haynes, geordie haley- guitar, rob clutton- bass, nick fraser- drums

Sunday, March 19, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Keith / Wilson
ken aldcroft- guitar, michael keith- guitar, john wilson- guitar

Iffandano / Yue / Bailey
michelangelo iffandano- home-made instruments, andy yue- synth, jim bailey- amplified objects

PST
nilan perera- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, joe sorbara- drums

Friday, March 24, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Geordie Haley Trio + Shannon Cooney
geordie haley- guitar, scott thomson- trombone, nick fraser- drums, Shannon Cooney- dance

Jovicevic / Piilonen / Shugarman / Sorbara
jasna jovicevic- saxophone/voice, rob piilonen- flute, sarah shugarman- violin, joe sorbara- drums

Dan Pencer Quartet
dan pencer- saxophone, thom gill- guitar, bram gielen- bass, matt pencer- drums

Sunday, March 26, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Attariwala / Luciani
ken aldcroft- guitar, parmella attariawala- violin, jeff luciani- drums

Unconscious 3
john wilson- guitar, jay hay- saxophones, eric allen- drums

Perera / Fisher
nilan perera- guitar, colin fisher- guitar/tenor sax

Friday, March 31, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Quinsin Nachof + guests
quinsin nachof- tenor saxophone

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

Gregg Brennan Trio
gregg brennan- drums, avi granite- guitar , tom richards- bass

Sunday, April 2, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Haley / Clark / Shaw
geordie haley- guitar, dave clark- drums, evan shaw- alto sax

David Sait
david sait- guzheng

MK Ultra

Thursday, April 6, 2006
The Red Guitar Arthouse Cafe
9:30pm, $7
603 Markham St., Toronto, Ontario.

4 in 1- Thelonious Monk Project
ken aldcroft- guitar, dave clark- drums

Friday, April 7, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $15/$10
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Remnants Trio
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, joe sorbara- drums

Rempis Percussion Quartet
Dave Rempis- alto sax, Anton Hatwich- bass, Frank Rosaly- drums, Tim Daisey- drums

Rempis Percussion Quartet
Dave Rempis- alto sax, Anton Hatwich- bass, Frank Rosaly- drums, Tim Daisey- drums

Sunday, April 9, 2006
NOW SERIES
2pm/4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop
Improvisation and Composition with Ken Aldcroft

Aldcroft / Haas
ken aldcroft- guitar, andy haas- soprano sax

Alex Lukashevsky's "Royal Gala"
doug tielli (matsu)- trombone, laura barrett (pink lady- thumb piano, alex lukashevsky (empire)- guitar, ryan driver (red delicious)- quasi-ruler bass

Haas / Wilson / Sorbara / Thomson / Yue
andy haas- soprano sax, john wilson- guitar, joe sorbara- drums/percussion, scott thomson- trombone, andy yue- electric piano

Friday, April 14, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Fraser / Neal / Shaw / Fisher / Martin
nick fraser- drums, wes neal- bass, evan shaw- alto sax, colin fisher- guitar/tenor sax, jean martin- drums

Fornetran / Restivo / Fraser
ken fornetran- alto sax, dave restivo- piano, nick fraser- drums

Paul Newman's Open House
paul newman- tenor sax/soprano sax, evan shaw- alto sax, michael herring- bass, dave fish- drums

Sunday, April 16, 2006
NOW SERIES
4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Sarah Peebles
sarah peeble- lap-top, amplified objects

Farah / Barrett / Carnegie
john farah- piano, laura barrett- kalimba, richard carnegie- bass

Paul Newman's Open House
paul newman- tenor/soprano sax, evan shaw- alto sax, michael herring- bass, dave fish- drums

Friday, April 21, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Houle / Iadano / Sorbara
karen houle- guitar preperations, kathryn iadano- bass clarinet, joe sorbara- drums/percussion

Berthiaume / Martel
antoine berthiaume- guitar, pierre-yves martel- bass

keith / strachan / vorvis
michael keith- guitar, jeremy strachan- tenor sax/bass clarinet, jack vorvis- drums

Sunday, April 23, 2006
NOW SERIES
2pm/4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop
TBA

Berthiaume / Martel
antoine berthiaume- guitar, pierre-yves martel- bass

Berthiaume / Martel / Wilson / Luciani / Allemano / Thomson / TBA
antoine berthiaume- guitar, pierre-yves martel- bass, john wilson- guitar, jeff luciani- drums, lina allemano- trumpet, scott thomson- trombone, TBA- TBA

Berthiaume / Martel / Wilson / Luciani / Allemano / Thomson / TBA
antoine berthiaume- guitar, pierre-yves martel- bass, john wilson- guitar, jeff luciani- drums, lina allemano- trumpet, scott thomson- trombone, TBA- TBA

Friday, April 28, 2006
Leftover Daylight Jazz and Improvised Music Series
9pm, $10/$6
Array Music Studio 60 Atlantic Ave, Toronto, Ontario.

Anthony / Luciani / Fisher
colin anthony- piano, jeff luciani- drums, colin fisher- tenor sax/ guitar

Sorbara / Fisher
joe sorbara- drums/percussion, colin fisher- tenor saxophone/guitar

Ken Aldcroft
Ken Aldcroft- guitar

Sunday, April 30, 2006
NOW SERIES
2pm/4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Michael Morse's Indignity of Labour Ensemble
michael morse- bass, rob clutton- bass, joe sorbara- drums, nick fraser- drums, lina allemano- trumpet, sundar viswanathan- alto saxophone

Shirts and Skins
eric chenaux- guitar, ryan driver- analog synth and thumb reeds, nick fraser- drums, jean martin- drums

Jean Martin and Justin Haynes and friends
jean martin- drums, justin haynes- guitar, friends TBA

Wednesday-Thursday, May 10/11, 2006
9pm, $10 (sliding scale)
RIME, 1130 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, B.C.

Ken Aldcroft's Convergence Ensemble (vancouver)
ken aldcroft- guitar, j.p. carter- trumpet, graham ord- tenor sax, brad muirhead- trombone, paul blaney- bass, skye brooks- bass

Friday, May 12, 2006
10pm, TBA
1067, 1067 Granville St. (alley entrance), Vancouver, B.C.

Aldcroft / Mueller / Freedman
ken aldcroft- guitar, torsten mueller- bass, bruce freedman- soprano and alto sax

Wednesday, May 17, 2006
The Red Guitar Arthouse Cafe
9:30pm, $tba
603 Markham St., Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Shaw / Sorbara- REMNANTS CD RELEASE CONCERT!
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, joe sorbara- drums

Saturday, May 20, 2006
The Now Lounge
9:30pm, $15/10
189 Church St., Toronto, Ontario.

Aldcroft / Shaw / Sorbara-
ken aldcroft- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, joe sorbara- drums

Mandarin Movie
rob mazurek- cornet, alan licht- guitar, jason ajemian- double bass, matt lux- electric bass, frank rosaly- drums

Sunday, May 21, 2006
The Tranzac
10pm, pwyc
292 Brunswick Ave., Toronto, Ontario.

The Woodchoppers Association
dave clark- drums + conducting, lina allemano- trumpet, julia hambleton- clarinet, colin fisher- tenor sax, kyle brenders- soprano sax, scott thomson- trombone,ken aldcroft- guitar and a ton of other really great musicians

Friday, May 26, 2006
The Leftover Daylight Series
9pm, $10/$6
60 Atlantic Ave., Suite 218, Toronto, Ontario.

Set 3- Aldcroft / Fisher / Wilson / Sorbara / Fraser
ken aldcroft- guitar, colin fisher- tenor sax / guitar, john wilson- guitar, joe sorbara- drums, nick fraser- drums

Sunday, May 28, 2006
NOW SERIES
2pm/4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

Workshop- Joe Sorbara's "Other Foot First" - open rehearsal

Russon / Milligan / Gale
john russon- guitar, mike milligan- bass, chris gale- tenor sax

Ken Aldcroft
ken aldcroft- guitar

Joe Sorbara's "Other Foot First"
joe sorbara- drums, ken aldcroft- guitar, eric chenaux- guitar, evan shaw- alto sax, scott thomson- trombone, ronda rindone- clarinets

Wednesday, May 31, 2006
AGYU- Experimental Music Series
7pm, $10/$6
Art Gallery of York University, Accolade building, 4700 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario.

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

Sunday, June 11, 2006
NOW SERIES
2pm/4pm, $6
NOW Lounge, 189 Church St, Toronto, Ontario.

WorkshopRob Clutton- solo performance- composed and improvised

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

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

Saturday, June 24, 2006
AIMT- Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto- Interface w/ Wilbert Dejoode
9pm, $15
Arraymusic Studio, #218-60 Atlantic Ave., Toronto, Ontario.

11pm- DeJoode / Aldcroft / Valdivia / Campbell
wilbert dejoode- double bass, ken aldcroft- gutiar, brandon valdivia- drums, rod campbell- trumpet

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