Jaclyn Guillou

Live Act Vocal Jazz
Jaclyn Guillou - Vocal Jazz Live Act in Antwerp

Jaclyn Guillou Short Info

Canadian jazz vocalist collaborates regularly with her Belgian Quartet from Antwerp/Brussels and will be visiting Europe in April 2016 to release her new album "This Bitter Earth."

The album is a tribute to Dinah Washington featuring new modern arrangements to songs that were originally recorded by Dinah over her 20 year span as a recording artist in the 50s and 60s.

The Belgian/Canadian group consists of:

Jaclyn Guillou - vocals (CANADA)
Bram Weijters - piano (BELGIUM)
Piet Verbist - bass (BELGIUM)
Toon Van Dionant (BELGIUM)

Her previous albums include original contemporary compositions fusing the world of modern jazz, folk music and improvised exploration.

"The Lovers Walk" recorded in Brussels, Belgium is a collaboration between Jaclyn & the Belgian group featuring original work by Guillou and compositions by Bram Weijters with Jaclyn's lyrics.

"Winter For Beginners" was produced by Brad Turner, a celebrated award winning Canadian jazz trumpet player living in Vancouver. The album probes the theme of nature, the four seasons and how people react and respond to on another in their surroundings. The album received excellent reviews on All About Jazz, Canadian blogs and newspapers and scored high on the CMJ jazz charts.

Canadian jazz vocalist collaborates regularly with her Belgian Quartet from Antwerp/Brussels and will be visiting Europe in April 2016 to release her new album "This Bitter Earth."

The album is a tribute to Dinah Washington featuring new modern arrangements to songs that were originally recorded by Dinah over her 20 year span as a recording artist in the 50s and 60s.

The Belgian/Canadian group consists of:

Jaclyn Guillou - vocals (CANADA)
Bram Weijters - piano (BELGIUM)
Piet Verbist - bass (BELGIUM)
Toon Van Dionant (BELGIUM)

Her previous albums include original contemporary compositions fusing the world of modern jazz, folk music and...

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Past Gigs Jaclyn Guillou

  • 04 | 2016 Blankenberge, Belgium Cultural Centre
  • 04 | 2016 Aarschot, Belgium De Knoet/De Loods
  • 04 | 2016 Gent, Belgium Hot Club De Gand
  • 03 | 2016 Edmonton, AB Yardbird Suite
  • 03 | 2016 Westlock, AB Westlock Cultural Arts Theatre
  • 03 | 2016 Calgary, AB Lolita's
  • 03 | 2016 Vancouver, BC Frankie's
  • 02 | 2016 Vancouver, BC Pat's Pub
  • 12 | 2015 Vancouver, BC Jazz Vespers
  • 11 | 2015 Prince George, AB Coldsnap Festival
  • 11 | 2015 Vancouver, BC Gordon Smith Gallery

Discography Jaclyn Guillou

  • 2014 Winter For Beginners Album | Cellar Live
  • 2014 The Lover's Walk Album | Solid Singer Music
  • 2011 To The City Album | Solid Singer Music

Media

  • Video Jaclyn Guillou - In Your Ow...
  • Video California (official music ...
  • Video Hiding Town (official music...
  • Video Jaclyn Guillou - Winter For...
  • Video "Restless" Jaclyn Guillou
  • Video Jaclyn Guillou - Hiding Tow...
  • Video Jaclyn Guillou - Some Other...
  • Video Jaclyn Guillou - To The City

Origin

  • Antwerp BE

Founded

  • 2011

Members

  • Jaclyn Guillou vocal/composer/arranger
  • Bram Weijters piano/composer/arranger
  • Piet Verbist bass
  • Toon Van Dionant drums

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