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Anita Eccleston

Anita Eccleston is a Kamloops-born, Vancouver-based bandleader; a vocalist and trumpet player performing music that ranges from traditional jazz standards to funk, soul, motown, reggae, blues, pop and originals. Whether she is backed by a large ensemble or small, her sultry, sweet yet bold voice coupled with her lyrical trumpet style, creates a unique continuity within her sound.

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”This year, she plays with the Plastic Acid Orchestra on Friday (Georgia Stage, Vancouver Art Gallery, 7:30 p.m.), and with the Anita Eccleston Trio on Wednesday, July 1 (Granville Island Stage, noon). It’s a jazz dream come true for the young musician and she credits the Vancouver and Montreal festivals with keeping her fired up through the years: 'Playing the festival it’s like moving up another level.'” - June 18, 2015 Jazz Fest's Legacy: Kindling Musical Dreams for Future Generations (Stuart Derdeyn, The Province)

“This CD is somewhat of a hybrid between jazz and pop. This makes it accessible to a wider audience

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Primary Instrument

Trumpet

Location

Vancouver, BC

Willing to teach

Beginners

Credentials/Background

Teaching Privately for 15 years. Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance - Trumpet Clinician School District 73 & 39 Contact for specific availabilities.

Clinic/Workshop Information

Jazz Band coaching Beginner to Advanced group training

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Discography

So It Goes
Self Released
2014
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Trio EP
Self Released
2013
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Jazz EP
Self Released
2011
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