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Vic Vogel

1935 -

Origin: Quebec, Canada

Main instrument: Piano

Genres: Big Band, Jazz

An important figure on the Quebec jazz scene, this Montreal-born pianist and composer rose to prominence in the 1960s with his colourful style. A well-travelled and respected accompanist, Vogel has toured with stars from both Europe and the United States. He has also been a familiar presence on the radio and on TV, with dozens of jazz concerts broadcast on Radio-Canada and television appearances as an orchestra leader and arranger. Vic Vogel is credited with helping to revive the big band tradition in La Belle Province. Few have graced the stage at the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal as often than Vic Vogel.

Vic Vogel and the Jazz Big Band with special guests. 80th birthday and farewell concert Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at 8 p.m.
Théâtre Maisonneuve - PdA

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