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MAHOGANY SWING BAND summer mini-tour
-Swing Night - swing workshop and dance Spirit Square, Campbell River BC, Thursday July 21st 5-9pm
Co-presented by Harbour City Swing and the Campbell River Art Gallery
-Private function - Friday July 22nd.
-Summer Speakeasy - swing dance and jazz concert - Unitarian Hall, Nanaimo BC, (595 Townsite Road), Saturday July 23rd
-7pm door open
-715pm swing dance lesson with Josh Colman and Sarah Hughes of Harbour City Swing
-8pm live music!
-Victoria Public Market, duo performance - Victoria BC
Two shows: Saturday July 23rd, 12-2pm and Sunday July 24th, 2-4pm
Radiohead tribute night The Queens, Nanaimo BC, Saturday July 16th 7pm
With vocalist David Bitonti
Buwa - Wednesday July 13 and Monday July 18
Courtin vrs Keaton Sunset Theatre, Wells BC, Saturday 8pm, June 25th 2022
Silent film as it was meant to be heard! Live piano accompaniment to Buster Keaton Short Films.
Nanaimo Music School Faculty Concert in Nanaimo, BC Saturday June 4th, 230pm
Jazz, classical, funk, and more!
At the Vancouver Island Sculpting Studio, 294 Harewood Road
With Patrick Courtin-piano, Erika Wilson-voice and piano, Bob Wilson-guitar and voice, and Marty Brough- guitar and bass
Buwa at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo, BC Wednesday June 1st, 730pm
Buwa-vocals, Patrick Courtin-piano, Matt Aasen-guitar
Buwa at The Hatch pub in Tofino, BC Friday May 13th. 830pm
Buwa - vocals, Al Murray - drums and Patrick Courtin - keyboard
Greg Bush Quintet at the Flying Canoe Pub in Courtenay, BC Thursday May 5th, 730pm
Greg Bush - trumpet, Dan Craven - saxophone, Patrick Courtin - piano, Steve Wallace - bass - Adam Robertson - drums.
Mahogany Swing Band (quintet) at the Nanaimo International Jazz Festival
Saturday April 16th, 7pm at the Shaw Auditorium (in the Vancouver Island Conference Center) in Nanaimo BC
Patrick Courtin - piano and clarinet / Simon Paterson - vocals / Matt Aasen - guitar / Andrew Cullen - upright bass / Al Murray - drums
(Double bill with the Marty Steele Band!)
CHAPTER 4 - From C to C to C - Collaboration, Creation and Community
Thursday March 31st, 730pm, both in-person and live-streamed at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo BC
With guest Artists: SacRED, Tina Biello, Orith Horwitz (Lady O), Joël A. Prévost, and Vibe Dancers
Accompanied by Chapters’ House Band: Patrick Courtin – Keyboards & Clarinet, Helena Jung – Cello, Al Murray – Drums & Accordion, Brad Shipley – Guitar, Banjo & Mandolin, Nico Rhodes – Piano, Artistic Director
Mahogany Swing Band (duo)
Friday March 25th, 830pm at the Hatch Waterfront Pub in Tofino, BC
Patrick Courtin - piano / Simon Paterson - vocals
CHAPTER 3 - One Breath, Many Voices
Wednesday Jan 25th 2022, 730pm at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo BC
Tickets (livestream and in-person) are FREE
Saturday Nov 27th 2021 at the Port Theatre in Nanaimo BC: with Culture in Motion: the Universal Language of Art, Chapter 2, Hosted by Nico Rhodes
The Skye Douglas Project (double bill with VIU Faculty Ensemble)
Thursday Dec 2nd, 7pm in Nanaimo BC. At the Malaspina Theatre at Vancouver Island University
Dean Boland, trumpet - Kenton Dick, sax+flute - Patrick Courtin, piano - Brian McMahon, bass - James McRae, drums.
Admission at the door by donation (cash only) all proceeds go to support flood victims in Abbotsford, BC.
A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS - multiple shows, see below - a festive and fun concert for the whole family! Your favourite songs from the Charlie Brown Christmas Special - Holiday classics from Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and more!
Friday Dec 17th and Saturday Dec 18th 2021, 7pm in Nanaimo, BC at the Unitarian Hall (595 Townsite Rd) AND Sunday Dec 19th 2021, 230pm in Parksville BC at Knox United Church (345 Pym St)
Simon Paterson, vocals / Patrick Courtin, piano / Andrew Cullen, upright bass / James McRae, drums / Dean Boland, trumpet
Sunday Dec 19th 2021, 730pm, in Comox, BC at the Little Red Church (2182 Comox Ave)
Simon Paterson, vocals / Patrick Courtin, piano / plus special guest vocalist Katy Bowen-Roberts