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Will Jarvis

Canadian musician Will Jarvis is a busy freelance bassist, composer and educator who has been active on the Toronto music scene for many years. Will’s affection for Afro-Cuban music began in the 1990s when he first played with some of the Toronto-area salsa and Latin-jazz groups. During this time, Will had the great pleasure of performing live with Afro-Cuban giants Tito Puente, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Dave Valentine, Hilton Ruiz, Luis Conte and Hilario Duran. Will has worked with many outstanding Canadian artists including David Clayton-Thomas, Bruce Cassidy’s Hotfoot Orchestra, Bobby Rice Latin-jazz Big Band, Jackie Richardson and Brazilian group Sinal Aberto. Along with his own group, Will currently performs/records with multi-award winning group Manteca, Trevor Dick Band and Paul DeLong’s "Bucket of Fish Orchestra." As an educator, Will has been teaching at the college and university level for more than twenty-five years

Album

The Twelfth of Never

Label: Self Produced
Released: 2020
Track listing: Meanwhile Tomorrow; Illusionist; Lowdown; Smoke and Mirrors; Purple Theory; Never Twelve; Five Alive; T'was Brillig

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Illusionist

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Label: Self Produced
Released: 2020
Duration: 04:50

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Article: Multiple Reviews

Latin Jazz Roundup: Mike Freeman ZonaVibe, Terceto Kali, Will Jarvis, Livio Almeida, & Sergio Pereira

Read "Latin Jazz Roundup: Mike Freeman ZonaVibe, Terceto Kali, Will Jarvis, Livio Almeida, & Sergio Pereira" reviewed by Mark Sullivan


A wide variety of recent Latin jazz releases. Afro-Cuban, Brazilian, and flamenco influences are all represented. Mike Freeman ZonaVibe Blue Tjade VOF Recordings 2015 Vibraphonist Mike Freeman leads his ZonaVibe group through an exciting program of Latin jazz originals on his sixth album as leader. The title tune ...


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