Thursday, July 27, 2017
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Festival's Jazz Workshop Series offered eclectic treats

Balloons. Paper instruments. Controlled feedback. And saxophones. For the second year, the Jazz Workshops at the OLG Stage offered three afternoons of unusual instruments and creative combinations of instruments and musical ideas. The nine shows featured both emerging and accomplished Ottawa-Gatineau musicians. was there and we had a great time. Be sure to visit our website this week to see more coverage, including selected video, from this fun series.

Carefully modulating a balloon in the Balloon Orchestra. ©Brett Delmage, 2010

"Paperphonics" brings cardboard boxes to life. ©Brett Delmage, 2010

A "controlled feedback" solo. ©Brett Delmage, 2010