Entertainment Story

  little girl watches Saint Jean Baptiste entertainment story unfold throughout rainy day resting on her father's lap under umbrella. The scene is 2016 during Quebec's Fete National which originally was its patron saint's day until the separatist Parti Québécois made it a secular event in late 1970's. This little girl along with her father … Continue reading Entertainment Story

Festival Fans Congregate

West Island Blues Festival fans congregate near stage set across from Dollard-des-Ormeaux city hall anxiously anticipating next musical act with well-known singer Michelle Sweeney. The scene is on a sunny warm afternoon early June 2016 in Ed Janiszewski Park south of and directly across the street from the city's administrative offices. The West Island Blues … Continue reading Festival Fans Congregate

Candid Portrait

========================================================================================================= Candid portrait of Le Mai Tai band member playing keyboard for this local Tiki music band on stage during 2016 annual Montreal International Jazz Festival. It was a sunny warm July 4 evening and this pseudo-egocentric band whose  members were dressed in typical garb of Polynesian islands, like Hawaii and Tahiti,  wearing neck garlands, … Continue reading Candid Portrait

Agile Huey

========================================================================================================= In Apocalypse Now Frances Coppola's popular Vietnam war film agile Huey  shown attacking Viet Cong with rockets and machine-guns blazing while Wagner's Ride of Valkyries loudly played fills air. Robert Duval's Colonel Kilgore rides with his Airborne Division into battle explaining to photo journalist that playing Wagner's music full volume "scares the hell out … Continue reading Agile Huey

James Siblings Evoke Fun

======================================================================================================== James siblings evoke fun in early July entertaining a fair size, appreciative very enthusiastic, crowd of die-hard music fans crowded near stage out in West Island during 2015 Canada Day celebrations. I had just returned from downtown by public transport after enjoying some great music including Marie-Christine's act (Divas Entertain) at the annual Montreal … Continue reading James Siblings Evoke Fun

Divas Entertain

======================================================================================================== Two divas entertain excited packed crowd of fans belting out their song while on huge Rio Tinto Alcan Stage in Quartier-des-Spectacles during 2015 annual Montreal International Jazz Festival. Local rising musical celebrity Marie-Christine (dreadlock style hair), and her lady friend delighted assembled crowd with their enchanting songs meanwhile, musical background sound was provided by … Continue reading Divas Entertain

Some 2017 Favorites

=============================================================================== Some 2017 favorites that I never used for my blog appear in my short slide video also, one picture that I used helps end the show. Urban Science Brass Band trombone player dressed in white suit and hat wearing dark shades and broad smile while extending his arms out in triumphant satisfaction during the … Continue reading Some 2017 Favorites