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Kieran Overs

Kieran Overs

1950 -

Main instrument: Bass/double bass/cello

Genre: Jazz

Kiernan Overs has been active on the Canadian jazz scene since 1970, first playing guitar and electric bass and later switching to acoustic bass. As a sideman he has performed with jazz legends Chet Baker and Zoots Sims, toured internationally with Dizzy Gillespie and contributed to more than 80 albums. The Toronto-born bassist is also an accomplished solo artist, having released his debut, Gateway, in 1990, and, more recently, For the Record in 2003. Overs and his quartet were nominated for the Festival's Du Maurier Jazz Award in 1996, and he won the Prix de Jazz as part of the John Stetch Trio in 1998.   

1994 Marilyn Lerner Duo Friday, July 1, 1994 at 8 p.m.
Place du Maurier Ltée
1996 Kieran Overs Quartet Thursday, July 4, 1996 at 8 p.m.
Scène Labatt Bleue Dry
2004 Nancy Walker Sunday, July 4, 2004 at 6 p.m.
General Motors Stage
2016 Kirk MacDonald/Pat Labarbera Quartet avec Kieran Overs et invité spécial Adam Nussbaum Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 9:30 p.m.
Dièse Onze
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 7 p.m.
Dièse Onze

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