Canadian jazz legend Bob Erlendson, pianist, composer and arranger, has spent more than 50 years as a leader on the jazz music scene.
Considered by many to be one of the nation's finest players, Bob has performed/recorded with the likes of Lenny Breau, George Koller, Bob Day, Eddie Bickert, Tommy Banks, Rob McConnell (Boss Brass), Shirley Eikhard, Cheryl Fisher, Georgia Ambros, Ray Schwager, Moe Koffman, PJ Perry, Pat Labarbara, DT Thompson, Herbie Spanier, Don Thompson, Del Dako, Bob Brough and many others.
Bob is a recognized composer and has released three albums, the self-titled Bob Erlendson Solo Piano
(1987), Pardonnez Moi
, and the first of two live octet recordings, All About Jazz - Vol I
(2008). Bob celebrated the official release of All About Jazz - Vol II
on April 2, 2011.
photo by Clint Adam Smyth