Mr. Andy Milne
Brooklyn, New York
will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on February 11, 2006 at 8:15 p.m., Recital Hall, UBC Music Building.
A resident of Brooklyn, Canadian-born pianist/composer Andy Milne is a musician whose music is distinguished by its refreshing, creative approach to jazz and music in general. In addition to leading his own ensembles, from 1991 to 1997, Andy was a key member of the various groups of saxophonist Steve Coleman, as well as collaborating with other members of the M-BASE Collective. He frequently tours and records with trumpeter Ralph Alessi, Ravi Coltrane and Grammy-nominated vocalist, Carla Cook. Andy was voted "Keyboardist of the Year 2000," by Jazz Report magazine. He recently completed a collaboration with Canadian folk/rock icon Bruce Cockburn, the fruits of which are featured on both Bruce's and Dapp Theory's forthcoming CDs.
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