'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 JUNO nominated 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

july, 2019

15jul(jul 15)9:00 am19(jul 19)8:00 pmVSO School of Music Summer Jazz Workshop

17jul8:00 pm11:00 pmVSO School of Music Jazz FacultyAt Frankie's Jazz Club

22jul(jul 22)9:00 am26(jul 26)8:00 pmVSO School of Music Summer Jazz Workshop

24jul8:00 pm11:00 pmVSO School of Music Jazz FacultyAt Frankie's Jazz Club

27jul11:00 am12:00 amFort Langley Jazz Fest: VSO School of Music Faculty PerformanceAt the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival

27jul5:00 pm6:00 pmFort Langley Jazz Fest: Jodi Proznick QuintetAt the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival

28jul1:00 pm4:00 pmFort Langley Jazz Fest: Jazz Education WorkshopAt the Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival