TIM BOOTH’S TORONTO ART ORCHESTRA
February 18 /8:30 pm 11:00 pm
Advance $25 | Door $30 *
Tim Booth’s Toronto Art Orchestra features the works of some of the great jazz orchestra composers of our time – Gill Evans, Maria Schneider, Greg Runions, Bruce Cassidy and Timothy Booth to name just a few.
Timothy W. Booth has been on the Canadian music scene for over twenty (20) years, performing with a wide-array of groups in the Montreal and Toronto. He has played with orchestras including the Orchestra London, the Hamilton Symphony Orchestra, Montréal Symphony Orchestra, the Metropolitan Orchestra, and l’Opéra de Montréal, and many other diverse ensembles.
Tim has also performed with a series of stars including Aretha Franklin, George Burns, Placido Domingo, José Carreras, Lucianno Pavarotti and John Pizzarelli and progressive rock group Yes. Tim has also played with such big bands as the Vic Vogel Big Band as well as the Freeflight Band and is currently leader of the Toronto Art Orchestra and a member of the Greg Runions Big Band.
In Montreal, Tim was bass trombonist for Les Misérables, The Phantom of the Opera, Kiss of the Spider Woman and Jeanne La Pucelle. In Toronto, he has played tuba and bass trombone on Beauty and the Beast, The Phantom of the Opera, Miss Saigon, Showboat, and Ragtime. Tim is a member of SOCAN as well as the A. F. of M.
This February, Tim brings his highly-acclaimed art orchestra to Hugh’s Room Live for the first time in what will prove to be a sonic experience not to be missed. Tickets available right now.
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