Philip Collins / Aaron Shorr Duo (Live Musical Performance)Friday Feb 07 2020 8:30 pm, Winnipeg, Grant Park in Prairie Ink Restaurant Event type: Live Musical Performance
Philip Collins is a Winnipeg based trumpet player who has been playing for a number of years. A versatile musician, Philip has covered a vast range of styles from Jazz to Rock, and Reggae to Country. A former member of the Dirty Catfish Brass Band, Moses Mayes, and the Solutions, Philip now leads his own projects around the city. Tonight Philip will be joined by Aaron Shorr (guitar) to entertain you with a combination of original tunes and standards.
Aaron Shorr has been an active member of Winnipeg's Jazz scene for nearly a decade. Shorr was first introduced to jazz music in his early teens through his grandmother's record collection. Influenced by Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Wes Montgomery, The Beatles, Simon and Garfunkel, he has a strong connection to the American Songbook and jazz tradition. He's an alumni of the UofM School of Music and Humber College of Music and has studied with some of the international icons of jazz guitar.