Past

Performances

University of Saskatchewan Jazz Ensemble concerts for the Fall 2012 – Spring 2013 year, as directed by Dean McNeill

  • October 12, 2012: Bassment Jazz Club, Saskatoon, SK.
  • October 13, 2012: U of S Jazz Ensemble Big Dance Fundraiser, Manhattan Ballroom, SK.
  • November 24, 2012: With guest artists Allen Vizzutti (trumpet) & Eileen Laverty (voice), Elim Church, Saskatoon, SK.
  • February 2, 2013: Wind Orchestra/Jazz Ensemble fundraiser, Parktown Hotel, Saskatoon, SK.
  • February 9, 2013: North American Saxophone Alliance Region 9 Conference, Quance Theatre, Saskatoon, Sk.
  • March 8, 2013: Bassment Jazz Club, Saskatoon, SK.
  • March 16, 2013: With guest artist Mike Rud (guitar), Quance Theatre, Saskatoon, SK.
  • June 23, 2013: Co-directed the ensemble with Dr. Darrin Oehlerking, performed at Saskatchewan Jazz Fectival.

Deans trumpet performances with the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra for the 2012-2013 season

  • September 23, 2012: Dekker Arts Centre, North Battleford, SK.
  • November 3, 2012: TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.
  • March 9, 2013: TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.
  • April 13, 2013: TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.
  • May 4, 2013: Played principle trumpet, TCU Place, Saskatoon, SK.

Performed trumpet in McNeill/Braid Jazz Octet
May 24-25, 2013

Performed trumpet in McNeill/Braid Jazz Octet, Yardbird Suite jazz club, Edmonton, Alberta.

Performed solo trumpet in Rally for 3rd Ave Church
May 9, 2013

Performed solo trumpet in Rally for 3rd Ave Church, 3rd Ave Church, Saskatoon, SK.

Artistic Director and first trumpet in Saskatoon Jazz Orchestra

  • December 9, 2012: Duke Ellingtons Nutcracker Suite, 3rd Avenue United Church, Saskatoon, SK.
  • March 17, 2013: Tribute to Frank Sinatra, 3rd Avenue United Church, Saskatoon, SK.
  • June 28, 2013: Art Pepper + 11 featuring PJ Berry, Broadway Theatre, Saskatoon, SK.

Performed trumpet in Saskatchewan Jazz Festival
April 29-May 2, 2013

Performed trumpet in Saskatchewan Jazz Festival promotional tour ensemble, Wynyard, North Battleford, Rosthern, Sk._____

Performed solo trumpet in 3rd Ave United Church
March 31, 2013

Performed solo trumpet in 3rd Ave United Church Easter Sunday Performance._____

Performed 1st trumpet in Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble
March 20, 2013

Performed 1st trumpet in Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble plays the music of Kenny Wheeler, Central United Church, Calgary, Alberta._____

Performed solo trumpet on Ballad of John Ware
March 15, 2013

Performed solo trumpet on Ballad of John Ware by Elizabeth Raum accompanied by UofS Wind Orchestra, UofS, Saskatoon, Sk._____

Performed 1st trumpet in Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble
January 25, 2013

Performed 1st trumpet in Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble featuring Rutgerís University Professor of Jazz saxophonist Ralf Bowen, National Music Centre, Calgary, Alberta_____

Performed trumpet in McNeill/Shigeta Jazz Quintet
December 8, 2012

Performed trumpet in McNeill/Shigeta Jazz Quintet, Bassment jazz club, Saskatoon, SK._____

Performed trumpet in Elim Tabernacle Church Orchestra
November 30 – December 2, 2012

Performed trumpet in Elim Tabernacle Church Orchestra, Elim Church, Saskatoon, SK._____

Performed trumpet on Last Post
November 8, 2012

Performed trumpet on Last Post, Whitcap Dakota First Nation, SK._____

Performed solo trumpet on Kalla at Western Canadian Music Awards
September 29, 2012

Performed solo trumpet on Kalla at Western Canadian Music Awards Classical Showcase Concert with UofS Wind Orchestra, Knox Metropolitan United Church, Regina, SK.

Performed solo trumpet on Kalla
September 28, 2012

Performed solo trumpet on Kalla with UofS Wind Orchestra, Quance Theatre, Saskatoon, SK.

Artistic Director of Saskatoon Community Foundation Mayor’s Cultural Gala
September 22, 2012

Artistic Director of Saskatoon Community Foundation Mayor’s Cultural Gala finale multi media performance piece featuring award winning Aboriginal Artist Susan Aglukark O.C., Aboriginal fancy dancer, West African dancer, Chinese traditional dancer, children’s Chinese dance troupe, East Indian dancer, TCU Place Banquet Hall, Saskatoon, SK. Broadcast of Mayor’s Gala on Shaw TV: October 11 (6 PM), October 12 (5 PM), October 14 (8 PM), October 15 (1 PM), 2012._____

Conducted International Camp Faculty Big Band
July 20, 2012 Dean conducted the International Music Camp Faculty Big Band, International Peace Gardens, Dunseith, North Dakota