Jesse Cook at the Cleland Community Theatre

Location: 
Cleland Community Theatre
325 Power Street
Date: 
Friday, October 27, 2017 - 19:30


Jesse Cook
Beyond Borders Tour 2017

Date: October 27, 2017

Tickets: $49.50 
*additional fees apply



Jesse will perform music from his upcoming album “Beyond Borders” along with guest artists and instrumentation to be included in this tribute to Jesse’s diverse musical influences.

 

Jesse Cook is a Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in "nuevo flamenco" music, he incorporates elements of flamenco rumba, jazz & many forms of world music into his work. He is a Juno Award winner, Acoustic Guitar (magazine)'s Player's Choice Award silver winner in the Flamenco Category, and a three-time winner of the Canadian Smooth Jazz award for Guitarist of the Year. He has recorded on the EMI, E1 Music and Narada labels and has sold over 1.5 million records worldwide.

 

Cook has recorded nine studio albums, three live DVDs and has traveled the world exploring musical traditions that he has blended into his style of rumba flamenco. In addition to headlining concerts and festivals, he has opened for such legends as B.B. King, Ray Charles and Diana Krall. He has performed with Welsh soprano Charlotte Church on The Tonight Show and toured with legendary Irish band, The Chieftains.