j o e s o r b a r a [ d o t ] c o m . e v e n t s

september 2017


13
allemano/ lukashevsky/ sorbara/ west/ zukerman
like this
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
730pm

lina allemano - trumpet
alex lukashevsky - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
brodie west - alto saxophone
andrew zukerman - buchla synth



13
wes neal, patrick o'reilly, joe sorbara
music by & for ken aldcroft
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

wes neal - bass
patrick o'reilly - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



14
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
the moonshine cafe (oakville, ontario)



15
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
the guelph jazz festival (guelph, ontario)



22
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
spot 1 (brampton, ontario)



23
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
villain's (windsor, ontario)



27
w/ bellwether4
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
emily denison - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
victor vrankulj



30
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
tipling hall (shelburne, ontario)



august 2017


09
andrew furlong, andrew kay, joe sorbara
music by & for ken aldcroft
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

andrew furlong - bass
andrew kay - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



13
now here this
array space (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

paul newman - tenor saxophone
heather saumer - trombone
noah sherman - drums
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



14
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
the cameron house (408 Queen Street West)
10pm

friendly rich - voice, guitar, clarinet
philip miles - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
steve ward - trombone, effects



21
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
the cameron house (408 Queen Street West)
10pm

friendly rich - voice, guitar, clarinet
philip miles - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
steve ward - trombone, effects



28
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the great blue heron tour
the cameron house (408 Queen Street West)
10pm

friendly rich - voice, guitar, clarinet
philip miles - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
steve ward - trombone, effects



july 2017


09
the imaginary percussion ensemble
array space (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

anthony argatoff, emily denison, tomasz krakowiak, joe sorbara, mark zurawinski



12
daniel kruger + karen ng, joe sorbara
music by & for ken aldcroft
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

daniel kruger - guitar
karen ng - alto saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



18
tania gill, ken mcdonald, joe sorbara
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

tania gill - piano
ken mcdonald - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



22
tania gill, hafez modirzadeh, joe sorbara
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
7pm

tania gill - piano
hafez modirzadeh - tenor saxophone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



23
allison cameron, nicole rampersaud, joe sorbara
array space (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

allison cameron - sounds
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



23
bill gilliam, glen hall, joe sorbara
array space (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

bill gilliam - piano
glen hall - woodwinds, laptop
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



june 2017


06
steve sladkowski & joe sorbara
track could bend
the steady (1051 bloor street west)
8pm

steve sladkowski - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



13
swamp people: music by jimmy giuffre
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

michael davidson - vibes
andrew furlong - bass
jay hay - tenor saxophone, clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



14
joe sorbara & brodie west
w/ fernandes/ nakatani/ posen + tatsuya nakatani solo
tone festival
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
9pm

joe sorbara - drums, percussion
brodie west - alto saxophone



16
joni nehrita
hope in the street
baker street, guelph
745pm

joni nehrita - voice, piano
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
tyler wagler - bass
nick zubeck - guitar



17
paul dutton & joe sorbara
raw space (221 sterling road, studio 5)
8pm

paul dutton - mouth
joe sorbara - percussion



18
CeramiX
ceramic instruments by chiho tokita, music by germaine liu
something else! festival
worker's arts and heritage centre (51 stuart street, hamilton)
2pm

tomasz krakowiak - percussion
joe sorbara - percussion
mark zurawinski - percussion



20
my misshapen ear
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



may 2017


04+05
when you were gone
text by thomas king, music by rebecca hennessy
silence guelph (46 essex street, guelph)
8pm

jeff bird, matt brubeck, colin couch, gary diggins,
daniel fischlin, rebecca hennessy, thomas king,
lewis melville, + joe sorbara



18
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the rivoli (334 queen street west)
9pm
friendly rich marsella - voice, guitar, clarinet
w/
jon meyer - bass
nichol roberston - guitars
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
steve ward - trombone



april 2017


02
CME
silence guelph (46 essex street, guelph)
12pm

anneliese belder - acoustic guitar
trevor cooke - electric guitar
ryan cosman - piano
andy miller - melodica, preparations
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
graeme steinman - clarinet
andre watson - drums, percussion
tim wilson - banjo
+
matt brubeck - cello
daniel fischlin - gruitar



12
jonathan adjemian, andrew furlong, jay hay & joe sorbara
music by & for ken aldcroft
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

jonathan adjemian - piano
andrew furlong - bass
jay hay - tenor saxophone, clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



15
gordon shawcross & the burke carroll singers
w/ the new grease revival
spot 1 (brampton)
8pm



16
swamp people: music by jimmy giuffre
somewhere there presents...
the emmet ray (924 college street)
830pm

michael davidson - vibes
andrew furlong - bass
jay hay - tenor saxophone, clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



21
CeramiX
ceramic instruments by chiho tokita, music by germaine liu
the gardiner museum (111 queens park)
7pm

tomasz krakowiak - percussion
joe sorbara - percussion
mark zurawinski - percussion



26
bellwether4 w/ joe sorbara
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
emily denison - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
victor vrankulj - bass



28
my misshapen ear
w/ lori freedman, daniel kruger & sandro manzon
résonance (5175a av. du parc, montréal)
6pm
anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



29
my misshapen ear
w/ special guests
silence (46 essex street, guelph)
8pm
anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



march 2017


19
paul dutton & joe sorbara
zula presents... voice will be voice
art gallery of hamilton
2pm

paul dutton - mouth
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



february 2017


09
friendly rich & the lollipop people
altspace vr (altvr.com)
7pm

friendly rich marsella - voice
jon meyer - bass
gregory oh - melodica
nichol robertson - banjo
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
steve ward - trombone



10
my misshapen ear
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
730pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



11
glen hall, michael lynn, joe sorbara
audiopollination
arrayspace (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

glen hall - tenor saxophone, flute
michael lynn - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



18
denison/ rampersaud/ sorbara
celebrating ken aldcroft
silence (46 essex street, guelph)
8pm

emily denison - trumpet
nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



january 2017


11
my misshapen ear + emily denison
(w/ mike gennaro)
music by & for ken aldcroft
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
emily denison - trumpet
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



13
my misshapen ear
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
730pm

anthony argatoff - alto saxophone
andrew furlong - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



19
UofG faculty concert
the goldschmidt room (mackinnon 107)
12pm

howard spring - guitar
al gorman- guitar
joe sorbara - music stand, brushes

james harley - electronics
joe sorbara - satellite dish



19
friendly rich & the lollipop people
the moonshine cafe (137 kerr street, oakville)
9pm

friendly rich - voice, guitar, clarinet
w/
john meyer - bass
nichol robertson - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



22
michael herring, luan phung, joe sorbara
the emmet ray (924 college street)
830pm

michael herring - bass
luan phung - guitar
joe sorbara - drums



26
pencer/ sorbara/ tielli
tranzac, southern cross lounge (292 brunswick avenue)
10pm

daniel pencer - woodwinds
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
doug tielli - trombone



29
nicole rampersaud, joe sorbara & linsey wellman
(with lina allemano, solo)
array space (155 walnut avenue)
8pm

nicole rampersaud - trumpet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
linsey wellman - alto saxophone





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