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"LIVE @ RECORD RUNNER"  -  CONCERT SERIES

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT

"NOSTALGIA" CD RELEASE CONCERT 

RACHELLE BEHRENS

JUNE 11 @ 7:00 P.M. AT RECORD RUNNER REHEARSAL STUDIOS

159 COLONNADE RD. S., UNIT 6, OTTAWA

(Doors open 6:30)

 

Rachelle Behrens    -   Vocals

Steve Boudreau       -    Piano

Marc Decho              -    Bass

Angel Araos              -    Percusssion

Bios  (Fr. version below)

Rachelle Behrens  (Vocals) http://www.rachelle-music.ca/

Rachelle Behrens is a Chilean-Canadian freelance singer based in Ottawa, Ontario. She’s a dynamic performer with range and heart singing in English, Spanish, and French.

Rachelle loves performing and so you’ll find her singing Latin, funk, soul, rock, and jazz at many local festivals (Jazzfest, Folkfest to name a few), and venues all over the National Capital Region including the prestigious National Arts Centre.

Now, she brings her considerable skill and experience to bear on her new CD Nostalgia with the help of Angel Araos (percussion), Steve Boudreau (piano) and special guest Cesar Ricardo (guitar), and Don Paterson (trumpet).

Nostalgia is out now and blends the best of Rachelle’s Latin roots with crisp, classic arrangements that showcase her soulful, expressive voice. Travel across Latin America with of some of the most well-known and beloved traditional Latin songs. Sung entirely in Spanish, this intimate and soulful recording is simply captivating.  Get your own digital copy at CD Baby.

Steve Boudreau  (Piano)

Steve Boudreau is an Ottawa-based pianist who has performed and studied across North America and parts of Europe.  His latest project is a trio album called "Preludes" featuring his arrangements of Gershwin music.  Steve also works frequently as a vocal accompanist in various genres and teaches piano both privately and through the Carleton University music department.

Marc Decho  (Bass)

Born in Montreal and now based in Wakefield, Quebec, bassist/composer Marc Decho is a top call bassist in the Ottawa/Gatineau region,  widely known for his work in multiple genres such as jazz, afro-Cuban, latin, funk, hip-hop & beyond. Marc has performed at major musicals festivals throughout Canada, Europe & Cuba.

Angel Araos  (Percussion)

Born and Raised in Santiago Chile also a graduate from la Universidad De Santiago in music, Angel’s percussion skills are in high demand in the city.

Special welcome set by:

Cesar Ricardo

Born in the beautiful coastal town of Gibara, Cuba, César Ricardo is a much sought after singer-songwriter in the local musical community, having made various appearances in a multitude of local festivals (Ottawa Jazz Festival, Carnival of Cultures, Orleans Festival and more).  Currently concentrating his efforts on his solo projects, song-writing and working with his band the ‘Cesar Ricardo Band’, Cesar keeps very busy these days.

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Bios (en Francais)

Rachelle Behrens (Voix)

Rachelle Behrens est une chanteuse indépendante canado-chilienne établie à Ottawa, Ontario. Interprète dynamique pourvue d’un registre impressionnant, elle chante du cœur aussi bien en anglais qu’en espagnol ou en français. Rachelle adore performer pour divers publics, que ce soit dans le style latin, funk, soul, rock ou jazz, lors de festivals tels que le JazzFest, le FolkFest et dans la région de la Capitale nationale, incluant le prestigieux Centre national des Arts du Canada.

Elle met maintenant à contribution son grand talent et sa vaste expérience afin de réaliser son nouveau DC Nostalgia, avec l’appui d’Angel Araos (percussions), Steve Boudreau (piano), de l’invité spécial Cesar Ricardo (guitare) ainsi que Don Paterson (trompette).

L’album Nostalgia, offre un mélange inédit de racines latines et d’arrangements classiques, mettant en valeur sa voix émouvante et expressive. Voyagez en Amérique latine avec quelques-unes des chansons les plus connues et appréciées du répertoire traditionnel de cette région. Avec des chants entièrement espagnols, cet enregistrement riche en émotions est tout simplement captivant.

Vous pouvez télécharger cette musique depuis CDBaby.

Steve Boudreau (Piano)

Steve Boudreau est un pianiste établi à Ottawa qui a étudié et performé aussi bien en Amérique du nord qu’en Europe. Son plus récent projet est un album trio qui s’intitule ‘Preludes’, qui met en valeur ses arrangements musicaux de Gershwin. Steve œuvre aussi fréquemment à titre d’accompagnateur vocal dans divers genres. Il enseigne le piano au privé ainsi qu’à la faculté de musique de l’université Carleton.

Marc Decho (Basse)

Né à Montréal et maintenant établi à Wakefield Québec, Marc Decho est un bassiste/compositeur de renom dans la région de la Capitale nationale, connu pour son travail dans divers genres musicaux tels que le jazz, l’Afro-Cubain, le latin, le funk, le hip-hop et bien d’autres. Marc s’est produit lors de festivals musicaux d’envergure à travers le Canada, l’Europe et Cuba.

Angel Araos (Percussions) Natif de Santiago Chili, diplômé en musique de la Universidad de Santiago, les percussions d’Angel sont en grande demande partout en ville. 

Invité Spécial:

Cesar Ricardo, né dans la superbe ville côtière de Gibara Cuba, Cesar Ricardo est très en demande dans la communauté musicale locale et s’est produit à de multiples occasions dans le cadre de festivals musicaux locaux (Festival de jazz d’Ottawa, Carnaval des cultures, Festival d’Orléans et bien d’autres). Il se concentre présentement sur ses projets solo, la composition et les prestations musicales avec son groupe ‘Cesar Ricardo Band’ – Cesar et un homme très occupé par les temps qui courent.

Previous "Live @ Record Runner"  Concert Reviews:

https://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11621-bass-clarinet-adds-further-depth-to-david-renaud-and-brian-brownes-attuned-duo-show

http://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11594-a-tuba-and-ja

http://ottawajazzscene.ca/reviews/35-show-reviews/11568-chris-maskell

 

All Live @ Record Runner concerts are held at Record Runner Rehearsal Studios in a warm and intimate setting. Seating is very limited - it is recommended to purchase your tickets early before show sells out. Refreshments will be served.

Are you a serious musician looking to showcase your talent? Give us a call or send us an e-mail to find out how you can become part of our Live @ Record Runner concert series!

 

Monthly Jam Sessions

 

NEXT JAM SESSION- MAY 28th @ 7:00 p.m.

ATTENTION MUSICIANS OF ALL GENRES AND SKILL LEVELS - NEXT RECORD RUNNER OPEN JAM WILL TAKE PLACE ON MAY 28th @ RECORD RUNNER REHEARSAL STUDIOS. 

WE SUPPLY:

THE VENUE, PROFESSIONAL HOUSE BAND, KEYBOARDS, DRUMS, AMPS, MICS AND PA SYSTEM ALONG WITH A WARM WELCOME AND FRIENDLY ATTITUDE. (AND THE OCCASIONAL SPECIAL GUEST)

YOU SUPPLY:

YOUR INSTRUMENT/VOCAL CHORDS, CHARTS IF YOU HAVE THEM, A FRIENDLY ATTITUDE AND GOOD  VIBES.

ALL JAM SESSIONS ARE DESIGNED TO BE INCLUSIVE AND ENCOURAGING IN A FUN AND RESPECTFUL ENVIRONMENT. COME PLAY OR SIMPLY COME LISTEN, HANG OUT AND HAVE A GOOD TIME. EITHER WAY, YOU WILL BE ENTERTAINED. SEE YOU April 30th!

JAM IS 7-10 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Plenty of free parking.