a bit 'o'
wack 'o' NEW tour dates here!
be a rare solo J Zubot performance at the upcoming Vancouver
International Jazz Festival at The Electric Owl on
June 25th! Details here!
JZ will be
playing live to the 1922 silent film, 'Nanook Of The North',
at the Northern
Scene Festival in Ottawa on May 5 in 2013
with miss Tanya
Tagaq and Jean Martin. Along for the ride
will be a soundscore created by Juno Award winning composer Derek
JZ will be
touring live behind the 1923 silent film, 'The Grub-Stake',
this May in Calgary, Ottawa's
Scene Festival and at Toronto's TIFF
Lightbox Theatre! The musical director/composer
for these performances is Whitehorse's Daniel Janke. Check
the tour page for exact dates!!
has released the debut recording by Haram,
led by Gord Grdina! The 10-piece band features a combo
of some of Vancouver's more prominent improvising & Arabic musicians.
JZ takes the chair of the violinist on this one! Here's a review from
worked on albums (violin, viola & some cello parts) for the likes
Mother & The
Records recently released a CD of a live performance with
at the 2010 Festival
International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville! The album
also has JZ on violin/viola & Jean Martin
on the drumkit! You can get a copy for yourself directly from here,
or from Actuelle
CD! Here are some reviews
of the album!
JZ's string stuff appears on the current Dan
Mangan recording 'Oh Fortune' (2 time Juno
Award Winner)! Check it out, it's a great record!
some live reviews of the Dawson
City Music Festival! Tanya Tagaq's was hailed
as "a 40-minute piece of improvisation that was intimate, sensual,
terrifying, beautiful, ugly, shrieking and cathartic." by Exclaim!
and a "remarkable performance" by The
Line of Best Fit!
Here is JZ's
incomplete, but pretty good, discography at allmusic.com!