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Mr. Yorke-Slader’s Opus - The Nepean All-City Jazz Band turns 25

Mr. Yorke-Slader’s Opus - The Nepean All-City Jazz Band turns 25

April 26, 2012
Ontario

"...Yorke-Slader says the Canadian jazz bandleader and composer Phil Nimmons, shown at left, showed him by example how to lead a big band. In the late 1970s, Yorke-Slader studied classical piano at the University of Western Ontario, but also played saxophone and piano in Western’s jazz band, which Nimmons directed..."

Related Composers: Phil Nimmons