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

april 2023


14
temporary ensembles night @ the halifax public library
paul o'regan hall (5440 spring garden road, halifax)
4pm

india gailey - cello
meghan gilhespy - voice
lucas goudie - drums
geordie haley - guitar
andrew mackelvie - saxophones
mohammad sahraei - tar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



may 2023


03
nine brothers
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue, toronto)
930pm

dan gooch - trumpet
jay hay - woodwinds
pete johnston - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



05
counterstasis
+ brian abbott/ paul newman duo
annette studios (566 annette street, toronto)
8pm

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



10
never was
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue, toronto)
930pm

madeleine ertel - trumpet
naomi mccarroll-butler - alto saxophone, clarinet
patrick o'reilly - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
w/
brandon davis - upright bass, bass guitar
kelvin mansaray - violin
racha moukalled - vibes
kae murphy - trumpet, reeds
adrian russouw - upright bass, bass guitar



17
aurealities ensemble
annette studios (566 annette street, toronto)

lina allemano - trumpet
christine duncan - voice
paul dutton - voice
matthias mainz - piano
albrecht maurer - violin
tom richards - trombone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
laura swankey - voice
emily wittbrodt - cello



19
aurealities ensemble
festival international musique actuelle victoriaville
victoriaville, quebec

lina allemano - trumpet
christine duncan - voice
paul dutton - voice
matthias mainz - piano
albrecht maurer - violin
tom richards - trombone
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
laura swankey - voice
emily wittbrodt - cello



june 2023


04
counterstasis + kathryn ladano
open ears festival
registry theatre (122 frederick strreet, kitchener)
1pm

bill gilliam - piano
glen hall - woodwinds, electoacoustics
kathryn ladano - bass clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



08
w/ jared burrows, michael herring, jonathan kay
the emmett ray (924 college street, toronto)
8pm

jared burrows - guitar
michael herring - bass
jonathan kay - saxophones
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



09
w/ jared burrows, michael herring, jonathan kay
+ matt brubeck, ben finley
silence (46 essex street, guelph)
8pm

jared burrows - guitar
michael herring - bass
jonathan kay - saxophones
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



11
joe sorbara quintet
the emmett ray (924 college street, toronto)
9pm

ted crosby - tenor saxophone, clarinet
tania gill - piano
rebecca hennessy - trumpet
michael herring - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



19
kelvin mansaray/ patrick o'reilly/ joe sorbara
w/ new hermitage and joyful joyful
silence (46 essex street, guelph)
8pm

kelvin mansaray - violin
patrick o'reilly - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion



20
colin fisher/ andrew furlong/ adrian russouw/ joe sorbara/ marilyn yogarajah
downbeat machine
wenona craft beer lodge (1069 bloor street west, toronto)
9pm

colin fisher - percussion
andrew furlong - bass
adrian russouw - bass
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
marilyn yogarajah - trumpet



october 2023


11
never was
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue, toronto)
930pm

madeleine ertel - trumpet
naomi mccarroll-butler - alto saxophone, clarinet
patrick o'reilly - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
w/
brandon davis - upright bass, bass guitar
kelvin mansaray - violin
racha moukalled - vibes
kae murphy - trumpet, reeds
adrian russouw - upright bass, bass guitar



november 2023


03
fran├žois houle & joe sorbara (SoHo): Hush CD release
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue, toronto)
930pm

fran├žois houle - clarinet
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
+
special guest - tba



08
never was
tranzac (292 brunswick avenue, toronto)
930pm

madeleine ertel - trumpet
naomi mccarroll-butler - alto saxophone, clarinet
patrick o'reilly - guitar
joe sorbara - drums, percussion
w/
brandon davis - upright bass, bass guitar
kelvin mansaray - violin
racha moukalled - vibes
kae murphy - trumpet, reeds
adrian russouw - upright bass, bass guitar









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