'a wonderful bassist who really digs in and plays from the heart'

- David "Fathead" Newman

JODI PROZNICK

'...a jazz bassist with great time and a rock-solid sound.' - CBC Radio Two

Juno-nominated bassist, composer, producer and educator Jodi Proznick has earned a reputation as one of Canada’s finest jazz artists. She has won numerous National Jazz Awards, including Bassist of the Year in ’08 and ’09. Her group, the Jodi Proznick Quartet, was awarded the Acoustic Group of the Year and Album of the Year in ‘08 and the Galaxie Rising Star at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival in ‘04.

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Jodi has performed with many of Canada’s top musicians, including the P.J. Perry, Don Thompson, Kirk MacDonald, Guido Basso, Oliver Gannon, Dee Daniels, Phil Dwyer, Mark Fewer and Laila Biali as well as international jazz legends such as David 'Fathead' Newman, Sheila Jordan, George Coleman and Ed Thigpen. In addition to recording her own Juno-nominated CD as a leader, Jodi has been featured on over 40 recordings as a side player.

Sun Songs

'standing on a horizon watching the sun rise and set at the same time'

Jodi's New Release

Jodi Proznick’s new album Sun Songs invites the listener into a joyful musical experience that celebrates the cycle of life.

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Shows

'She plays with an infectiously in-the-pocket sense of groove' - Cadence Magazine

october, 2017

05oct8:00 pmGeorge Colligan TrioFrankie's Jazz Club

12oct7:00 pmJames Danderfer, Oliver Gannon and Jodi ProznickOld Crow Coffee Co.

13oct8:00 pmMiles Black Trio with Greta MatassaFrankie's Jazz Club

14oct8:00 pmMiles Black Trio with Greta MatassaFrankie's Jazz Club

20oct7:00 pmTim Tamashiro TrioWest Vancouver Library

22oct8:00 pmTim Tamashiro QuartetFrankie's Jazz Club