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Viper's Cloud/OKAN

  • Drom taberna 458 Queen Street West Toronto, ON, M5V 2A8 Canada (map)

6pm Viper’s Cloud

A charming jazz manouche group led by Nathan Beja on guitar, playing alongside some of Toronto’s most talented young jazz musicians including Jacob Gorzhaltsan on clarinet, Robert Lee on the bass and Mo Mitchell on violin. Transport yourself to Paris in the 20’s…

9:30pm OKAN

OKAN is a Toronto based Cuban band created in early 2016 by Elizabeth Rodriguez and Magdelys Savigne. Music from the World with deep Cuban roots...

Elizabeth Rodriguez was born in Havana, Cuba and is a classically trained violinist. She was a Concert Master at the Youth Orchestra in Havana, and since moving to Canada in 2013 she has been pursuing her musical career as a singer and violinist for several bands like: Okàn; the Juno winning band of Jane Bunnett & Maqueque; and The Battle of Santiago; to name but a few. Magdelys Savigne was born in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba and is classical trained In Orchestral Percussion. She graduated with honours from University of Arts in Havana, Cuba. She is percussionist vocalist, and composer with several bands from; Okàn; to Jane Bunnett & Maqueque; to Bill King's Rhythm Express; to The Battle of Santiago. From Matanzas, Celia Jimenez: is a classically trained bassoonist who graduated at the University of Arts in Havana. Celia is the bassist for Jane Bunnett and Maqueque; Okàn, as well playing in many other Latin bands.