Funeral held for Daisy Sweeney, teacher to
Globalnews.caFuneral held for Daisy Sweeney, teacher to Oliver Jones, Oscar PetersonGlobalnews.caWATCH ABOVE: Daisy Sweeney, was laid to rest Saturday in Montreal. She was a master of the piano, mentor to some of the greatest musical talents of a generation and a pillar of the Black community. Global's Phil Carpenter reports.'It wasn't about the music, it was about life:' Daisy Sweeney laid to restCTV Newsall 2 news articles »
Posted on 19 August 2017 | 4:01 pm
Montreal to honour Daisy Sweeney, late piano
Globalnews.caMontreal to honour Daisy Sweeney, late piano teacher who taught greats Jones, PetersonGlobalnews.caWATCH: Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre indicated he is planning to name a street in honour of Daisy Sweeney who passed away last week. The piano teacher — a great musician in her own right — taught the likes of Jazz greats Oscar Peterson and Oliver ...Montreal to honour Daisy Sweeney, late piano teacher who taught ...CTV Newsall 5 news articles »
Posted on 17 August 2017 | 6:34 am
Daisy Sweeney taught greats including her
Daisy Sweeney taught greats including her brother, Oscar PetersonThe Globe and MailDaisy Sweeney, the woman credited with being the first teacher of Canadian musical talents such as her brother Oscar Peterson and Oliver Jones, has died at the age of 97. Sylvia Sweeney says her mother's impact on numerous lives went beyond the ...
Posted on 15 August 2017 | 4:15 pm
Daisy Sweeney, piano teacher to jazz greats,
Globalnews.caDaisy Sweeney, piano teacher to jazz greats, dies at 97 - Montreal ...Globalnews.caWATCH ABOVE: Daisy Sweeney, a pillar of Montreal's black community, has passed away at the age of 97. As Global's Phil Carpenter reports, she taught many ...and more »
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 5:48 pm
Jack DeJohnette + Birthdays Of Bill Evans,
Jack DeJohnette + Birthdays Of Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson, Duke ...KMUWMonday 8.14.17 Night Train marks birthdays of soul jazz organist Tony Monaco, singer Lorez Alexandria, pianist and songwriter Ben Sidran, and pianist and.
Posted on 14 August 2017 | 1:50 pm
Valokiilassa Oscar Peterson
1. Ben Webster: Sunday/Meets Oscar Peterson (Verve) 2. Oscar Peterson: I Got Rhythm/This Is Oscar Peterson (Bluebird) 3. Oscar Peterson: Oscar's Boogie/This Is Oscar Peterson (Bluebird) 4. Dizzy Gillespie: It Don't Mean A Thing/Diz And Getz (Verve) 5.
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 10:00 am
Birthday bash honours Oscar Peterson's 90th
It was the birthday bash of the summer as many came out Saturday to celebrate what would be the 90th birthday of one of Canada's most beloved jazz musicians, Oscar Peterson. A couple hundred locals and tourists gathered around the Oscar Peterson statue on ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 6:09 am
Oscar Peterson gear and memorabilia up for
Today, August 15, would have been Oscar Peterson's 90th birthday had he not died of renal failure in 2007. "To commemorate [...] I thought one of the ways to honour him and honour his fans would be to offer an opportunity for some of them to own a little ...
Posted on 15 August 2015 | 5:25 am
NAC celebrates the life of Oscar Peterson on
The National Arts Centre celebrated what would have been Oscar Peterson’s 90th birthday on Saturday with a free concert from the Clayton Connell Quartet. The quartet played in front of the NAC at the corner of Albert and Elgin streets, commemorating the ...
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 8:29 pm
Oscar Peterson's personal items up for
Oscar Peterson seemed like a public institution for more than a half century as media star, virtuoso pianist and activist. Now, some aspects of the jazz great’s carefully guarded private life are being made public via eBay’s Oscar Peterson Auction.
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 2:21 pm