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Sat. September 26th 7:30pm - 9:30pm doors at 6:30pm Sinatra & The count Joe Coughlin, Phil Dwyer, Bryan Stovell, P.J. Perry, Bill Coon, Tony Genge, Ryan Oliver , Miguelito Valdez, Bruce Hurn, Patrick Boyle, Nick La Riviere, Ken Lister, Hans VerhoevenDave Dunnet Theatre (All Ages) $43.5
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Sat. March 7th 2020
Nick La Riviere BandHermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
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Sun. February 9th 2020
Yiddish Columbia State OrchestraPagliacci's (All Ages)
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Sat. February 8th 2020
Pretzel Logic OrchestraHermann's Jazz Club (All Ages)
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Nick La Riviere


R&B, Jazz, Funk, Pop from Victoria BC

Contact Details

Nick La Riviere
nick@nicklariviere.com
250-704-9972

Singer-songwriter Nick La Riviere is an accomplished trombonist who tours internationally with bands such as the Juno award winning Paperboys, Michael Kaeshammer, 54-40, and Adonis Puentes. He's been a special guest with such bands as The Temptations, and Nikki Yanofsky. Drawing from his experience of playing shows of many different genres, Nick incorporates R&B, funk, and jazz into his own compositions. His high energy show has been a big hit at theatres and festivals such as The Islands Folk Fest, Victoria Jazz Fest, and Island Music Fest. Home town shows are consistently sold out and festival shows attract a dancing crowd.

The Nick La Riviere Band blows the room away with its powerful horns, talented soloists, and energetic tunes. The band performs originals as well as unique versions of tunes by everyone from Professor Longhair to Sly and the Family Stone. The 7 piece band features 3 horns, 3 singers, piano/synth, guitar, bass, drums, and some unusual instruments including conch shells and wine glasses. The memorable show is full of variety and fun.

Current Groups

GroupRoleDates
Pretzel Logic OrchestraTrombone2007-present
Emily Braden & Friendstrombone
Sweetpea Swing TrioTrombone
Paul Wainwright BandTrombone
Chris Millington QuintetTrombone
The Paperboystrombone / bass / arrangements
the Timebenderstrombone / arrangements
Yiddish Columbia State Orchestratrombone / conch shells
The Southern UrgeTrombone
Dinah D's SwingclubTrombone / Conch Shells
Aurora Scotttrombone
Soul Source
Nick La Riviere BandBand Leader
The Hi-FiTrombone

Past Groups

GroupRoleDates
PendomojaTrombone2002-200
Nick La Riviere Septettrombone / conch shells / arrangements and compositions
Trombone Mayhemtrombone / conch shells / arrangements and compositions
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April Gislason- I've Got You Under My Skin
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Future Events

NOTE: As of 5:30pm March 17, 2020 a Public Health Emergency has been declared in B.C. 

All bars, clubs, lounges & similar venues have been ordered to close.

All restaurants and bars must discontinue dine-in service. All personal service businesses (salons, spas, massage, tattoos, etc) must close.