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  • Idioteque performing an “MTV Unplugged” show in Toronto
    Idioteque performing an “MTV Unplugged” show in Toronto

    2 shows on September 22nd at Heliconian Hall in Toronto, at 7:30pm and 10pm.  Tickets are available at www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3046811

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  • Ernesto joining Christine Jensen at the Undergraduate Jazz Festival

    On September 8th, 2017 Ernesto will be performing as part of the Christine Jensen Quartet (also featuring Amanda Tosoff and Dan Fortin) at the Undergraduate Jazz Festival in Toronto.  

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  • Idioteque performing at the Horseshoe Tavern
    Idioteque performing at the Horseshoe Tavern

    Idioteque celebrates the 20th anniversary of OK Computer with a show July 21st at the Legendary Horseshoe Tavern.  

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  • Myriad3 touring the 2017 Canadian Jazz Festivals
    Myriad3 touring the 2017 Canadian Jazz Festivals

    Myriad3 is very excited to be performing at a bunch of jazz festivals across Canada!

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  • Canadian Songwriting Competition
    Canadian Songwriting Competition

    Ernesto's song Ameliasburg (recorded by Myriad3 on their most recent album, Moons) is a finalist in the Canadian Songwriting Competition.

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  • Myriad3 touring Europe!
    Myriad3 touring Europe!

    Myriad3 will be heading back to Europe from May 4th to the 14th.

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  • Ernesto joining DUCHESS for 3 nights at the Jazz Bistro
    Ernesto joining DUCHESS for 3 nights at the Jazz Bistro

    Ernesto will be performing with DUCHESS at the Jazz Bistro in Toronto on March 23rd, 24th and 25th.  DUCHESS is celebrating the release of their sophomore album,  Laughing at Life.

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  • Tetrahedron to play 3 weeks in a row at the Rex in Toronto
    Tetrahedron to play 3 weeks in a row at the Rex in Toronto

    Tetrahedron will be performing at the Rex on Thursday, February 9th, 16th and 23rd.  You can check out their videos here

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  • Beautiful pictures of Turboprop from the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre

    On Wednesday, January 4th Turboprop played a wonderful show at the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre at the Four Seasons Centre in Toronto.  There was a fantastic turnout, and the performance was thoroughly enjoyed by all.  Here are some beautiful photos from Dragonfly Imagery.

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  • Gig photos from the December 2016 Turboprop tour

    Check out these great photos!

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  • Turboprop touring Canada!
    Turboprop touring Canada!

    Turboprop will be traveling across Canada to play a handful of gigs before entering the recording studio December 12th and 13th to record their sophomore album.  

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  • Myriad3 performing at the Tokyo Jazz Festival
    Myriad3 performing at the Tokyo Jazz Festival

    On Saturday, September 3rd Myriad3 will be performing on the PLAZA stage.

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  • Myriad3 enjoys a phenomenal tour of Europe
    Myriad3 enjoys a phenomenal tour of Europe

    Myriad3 had a great tour of Europe to celebrate the release of Moons.  Enjoy some photos of the gigs (and shenanigans)!

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  • Myriad3 releases new EPK for “Moons”
    Myriad3 releases new EPK for “Moons”

    Myriad3 has released a new EPK for their upcoming album, "Moons" (Alma Records/Universal).  Check it out!

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  • Myriad3 performing some CD Release shows around Toronto
    Myriad3 performing some CD Release shows around Toronto

    To celebrate the new album, Myriad3 will be performing April 14th - 16th around the GTA

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  • Myriad3 European Tour
    Myriad3 European Tour

    Myriad3 is very excited to be heading to Europe to celebrate the release of Moons on Alma Records.

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  • Myriad3’s “Moons”
    Myriad3’s “Moons”

    Myriad3 is very excited to announce the release of their 3rd album, "Moons" on Alma Records.

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  • Turboprop included on many end of the year “best of 2015” lists
    Turboprop included on many end of the year “best of 2015” lists

    Ernesto's February release, Turboprop was included in many "Best of 2015", including being the #1 Canadian Release on infuential jazz writer Peter Hum's list (Ottawa Citizen.)

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  • Idioteque @ Club Soda
    Idioteque @ Club Soda

    On Friday, January 8th Idioteque (Canada's #1 Radiohead Tribute Band) will be taking their show on the road, with a performance at Club Soda in Montreal, QC.

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  • Myriad3 to release 3rd album with Alma Records in the Spring/Summer of 2016
    Myriad3 to release 3rd album with Alma Records in the Spring/Summer of 2016

    From December 21st to 23rd 2015, Myriad3 returned to the studio to record their third album for Alma Records.  Stay tuned...

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  • Photos from Myriad3’s European tour and Japanese showcase

    From November 5th to 19th Myriad3 travelled across Europe (Spain, Austria, Germany, France, the Czech Republic) and to Tokyo, Japan.  It was a fantastic tour!

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  • Myriad3 performs at the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre

    Please enjoy some photos from Myriad3's recent performance at the Richard Bradshaw Amphitheatre at the Four Seasons Centre in Toronto, Canada.  Thanks to Karen Reeves at Dragonfly Imagery for the photos!

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  • Myriad3 performing at Oscar Peterson Hall in Tokyo
    Myriad3 performing at Oscar Peterson Hall in Tokyo

    On Tuesday, November 17th, directly from a European Tour, Myriad3 will be performing a showcase in Tokyo, Japan as a part of the CIMA Business and Showcasing Mission.  They will be joined by wonderful Canadian artists Brandi Disterheft, Declan O'Donovan and The Jessica Stuart Few.

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  • Myriad3 Embarking on European Tour
    Myriad3 Embarking on European Tour

    From November 4th to 15th Myriad3 will be embarking on a 9-city, 5-country tour of Europe.  The tour will take them through Madrid and Valencia (Spain); Vienna (Austria); Weimar, Berlin and Stuttgart (Germany); Paris (France) and Teplice and Brno (Czech Republic).  

    The band is very excited to be returning to Europe, and is working on a whole album's worth of new music which will be recorded in Toronto in December.

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  • Myriad3’s JazzAhead showcase available on YouTube
    Myriad3’s JazzAhead showcase available on YouTube

    On Friday, April 24th Myriad3 performed a showcase at JazzAhead! in Bremen, Germany as a part of their "Overseas Night."  Check it out!

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  • Myriad3 performing at Ronnie Scott’s
    Myriad3 performing at Ronnie Scott’s

    Myriad3 will be performing at Ronnie Scott's in London, England on Tuesday, August 11th as a part of their International Jazz Piano Trio Festival. 

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  • Upcoming festival performances with DUCHESS
    Upcoming festival performances with DUCHESS

    Ernesto is excited to be joining his sister, Amy Cervini on stage with her group DUCHESS.  The group is a nod to the Boswell Sisters, thrilling audiences with their tight harmonies, stunning voices, and infectious fun.  They will be performing at the Ottawa Jazz Festival on the mainstage in Confederation Park on Saturday, June 20th from 6:30 - 7:30 (followed by The Roots.)  They will then make their Toronto Jazz Fest debut at the Jazz Bistro on Thursday, June 25th.  For details and reservations click here.  

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  • Idioteque - More shows!
    Idioteque - More shows!

    After another long hiatus, Idioteque will be playing 3 shows this summer/fall in Toronto.  Mark these dates in your calendar!  

    June 28th @ The Rex (Toronto Jazz Festival show)

    July 17th @ The Cameron House

    September 26th @ 3030 Dundas West

    Hope to see you there!

     

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  • Ernesto to be Celebrity Judge at Toronto RibFest
    Ernesto to be Celebrity Judge at Toronto RibFest

    On Monday, June 29th Ernesto Cervini, and Myriad3 bass player Dan Fortin will be celebrity judges at the Toronto RibFest at Centennial Park.  This is very exciting news, as Ernesto really likes ribs.

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  • Turboprop CD Release Tour Pics
    Turboprop CD Release Tour Pics

    From March 13th to 22nd Turboprop toured Western Canada to celebrate the release of their new self-titled debut album.  Here's some pics of the tour!

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  • Turboprop!
    Turboprop!

    Ernesto Cervini's new album Turboprop to be released on ANZIC Records in February 2015.  The album features Ernesto's regular quartet (Joel Frahm, Adrean Farrugia, Dan Loomis) with the addition of 2 more wonderful horn players; Tara Davidson on Alto and Soprano Saxophones and William Carn on Trombone.  

    The band has already toured across Canada, and will be celebrating the release of the album with 3 nights at the Jazz Bistro in Toronto in February and a Canadian tour in March.  Stay tuned!

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  • Pictures from Paris
    Pictures from Paris

    From January 24th - 28th, Myriad3 travelled to Paris to perform at Sunset-Sunside and celebrate our European release of "The Where".  It was a lovely trip, and we also had the opportunity to perform live, and give an interview on TFS Jazz (France's jazz radio station.)  Enjoy the pics!

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  • JUNO Nomination!!
    JUNO Nomination!!

    Myriad3 is very excited to be nominated for a JUNO award (Jazz Album of the Year:  Group) for The Where.  

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  • Myriad3 ‘Der Trockner’ Video
    Myriad3 ‘Der Trockner’ Video

    Myriad3 has just released their second music video on YouTube. It's for the tune "der Trockner" from their Juno-nominated album, "The Where."  Check it out!  

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  • Myriad3 en Paris!
    Myriad3 en Paris!

    Myriad3 will be celebrating the release of "The Where" in France with a performance at Sunset-Sunside in Paris on Monday, January 26th.  

    More details including a link to tickets can be found on the Sunset-Sunside website.

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  • Jazz FM Presents “Christmas All Jazzed Up”
    Jazz FM Presents “Christmas All Jazzed Up”

    In this special holiday addition to the JAZZ.FM91 Sound of Jazz Concert Series, drummer extraordinaire Ernesto Cervini and Juno-nominated pianist Chris Donnelly team together to present Christmas, All Jazzed Up. They are joined by wonderful NYC vocalist Amy Cervini (Ernesto's sister) as well as Justin Bacchus, Tara Davidson and Dan Fortin.  With a full jazz band, featuring everyone’s favourite holiday melodies, this energy filled performance is an evening for the whole family.

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  • Ernesto finalist for Toronto Emerging Artist Award
    Ernesto finalist for Toronto Emerging Artist Award

    On Tuesday, December 2nd Ernesto was honoured as one of the three finalists for the Toronto Emerging Jazz Artist award, presented by the Toronto Arts Foundation.  The award is generously funded by Manuel and Cheryl Buchwald, and will be presented for the next 10 years.  

    The award was deliberated by a panel of 3 wonderful musicians; Joe Sealy, Jane Bunnett and Josh Grossman and the 3 finalists were Alexis Baro, Ernesto Cervini and Chelsea McBride.  Many congrats to winner Chelsea McBride!

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  • Myriad3 heading out West
    Myriad3 heading out West

    From November 13th to November 22nd Myriad3 will be travelling west to play a number of shows in Alberta, Saskatchewan and the Yukon.  The tour will finish with a show at 80 Gladstone in Toronto, concluding their November Jazz Series.

    Thursday, November 13th
    Yardbird Suite - Edmonton, AB

    Friday, November 14th
    Red Deer College - Red Deer, AB

    Saturday, November 15th
    The Bassment - Saskatoon, SK

    Sunday, November 16th
    Yukon Arts Centre - Whitehorse, YK

    Wednesday, November 19th
    Odd Fellows Hall - Dawson City, YK

    Saturday, November 29th
    80 Gladstone - Toronto, ON

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  • Myriad3 to perform at 2 Ontario Jazz Festivals
    Myriad3 to perform at 2 Ontario Jazz Festivals

    Myriad3 will be performing on August 16th at noon at the Markham Jazz Festival.  In September, they will be performing at the Brantford Jazz Festival on September 13th at 2pm.  Check them out!

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  • Myriad3 tours the East Coast of the United States
    Myriad3 tours the East Coast of the United States

    Myriad3 will be touring the East Coast of the US to celebrate the release of their new album, "The Where" on Alma Records.

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  • Ernesto Cervini groups perform weekly at the Rex in August
    Ernesto Cervini groups perform weekly at the Rex in August

    In the month of August, Ernesto will be bringing 4 different groups to perform at the Rex in Toronto.  These performances will be every Wednesday from 6:30 - 8:30, and will feature 3 exciting new trios, and a great quartet.

    August 6 - Luiz Deniz on Saxophone, Rich Brown on Bass and Ernesto Cervini on Drums
    August 13 - David Occhipinti on Guitar, Michael Herring on Bass and Ernesto Cervini on Drums
    August 20 - Kelly Jefferson on Saxophone, Artie Roth on Bass and Ernesto Cervini on Drums
    August 27 - Kelly Jefferson on Saxophone, Dave Restivo on Piano, Dan Fortin on Bass and Ernesto Cervini on Drums

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  • Myriad3 at the Jazz Bistro
    Myriad3 at the Jazz Bistro

    Myriad3 will celebrate the release of their new album, "The Where" with 3 nights at the Jazz Bistro in Toronto August 7th, 8th and 9th.

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  • Myriad3 releases “The Where”
    Myriad3 releases “The Where”

    On June 17th, 2014 Myriad3 releases "The Where" on Alma Records

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  • Myriad3 to tour the Canadian Jazz Festivals
    Myriad3 to tour the Canadian Jazz Festivals

    From June 23rd - 29th, Myriad3 will be performing at Canadian Jazz Festivals from coast to coast

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  • 3 nights at the Jazz Bistro with Amy McConnell and William Sperandei
    3 nights at the Jazz Bistro with Amy McConnell and William Sperandei

    From March 20th - 22nd, Ernesto will be joining Amy McConnell & William Sperandei at the Jazz Bistro.  These wonderful musicians will be performing 3 nights to celebrate their new, Juno-nominated CD "Stealing Genius."

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  • Idioteque Back In Business!
    Idioteque Back In Business!

    Idioteque will be play a string of gigs over the next couple of months after a lengthy hiatus due to the group members' travels.  They will be performing at the Duffy's Tavern on February 8th,  3030 Dundas West on April 11th (a special presentation of OK Computer) and The Rex on April 20th (a double-bill with the Toronto Jazz Orchestra, playing all Radiohead.)  

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  • Myriad3 tours the East Coast of Canada
    Myriad3 tours the East Coast of Canada

    From March 8th - 16th, Myriad3 will be embarking on our first ever East Coast Canadian Tour. 

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  • Turboprop at the Rex
    Turboprop at the Rex

    Pictures of Turboprop's two nights at the Rex in Toronto.  A huge thanks to Cika Branko for taking these aweomse pics!

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  • Photos from Turboprop tour and recording
    Photos from Turboprop tour and recording

    Enjoy some photos from Turboprop's tour, and recording session!

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  • Turboprop!
    Turboprop!

    Ernesto's new project Turbop has just completed their first Canadian tour, and at the conclusion of the tour recorded their debut album for ANZIC Records.  

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  • 2 nights at the Rex with Nadje Noordhuis
    2 nights at the Rex with Nadje Noordhuis

    On September 24th and 25th, Ernesto will be joining the Nadje Noordhuis Quartet for 2 nights at the Rex Hotel and Jazz bar in Toronto.  

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  • Pictures of the Ernesto Cervini Quartet at the Jazz Bistro

    From August 22nd - 24th, the Ernesto Cervini Quartet played three nights at the Jazz Bistro in Toronto.  It was a wonderful weekend of gigs, and we are looking forward to returning in the future!  We had some great photographers come to check out the show...check out their photos!  Big thanks to Cika Branko, Marika Galea and Gavin Prince.

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  • Myriad3 enjoys great first European tour

    Myriad3 had a blast on their first European Tour.  From September 4th - 16th they travelled across Spain, Germany and France performing a bunch of gigs including performances in Barcelona, Berlin, Paris and many others.  Enjoy some photos from their trip!

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  • Turboprop Heading on Tour Across Canada
    Turboprop Heading on Tour Across Canada

    From October 23rd to November 4th, Turboprop will be going on tour across Canada in advance of recording our debut album.

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  • Myriad3 Tours Europe
    Myriad3 Tours Europe

    From September 4th - 16th, Myriad3 will be embarking on our first European tour, covering Spain, Germany and France.

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  • The Ernesto Cervini Quartet at the Jazz Bistro
    The Ernesto Cervini Quartet at the Jazz Bistro

    The Ernesto Cervini Quartet is very excited to be playing 3 nights at Toronto's newest jazz club, The Jazz Bistro from August 22nd - 24th.

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  • Two gigs in New York City and Newport, RI with Amy Cervini
    Two gigs in New York City and Newport, RI with Amy Cervini

    On July 31st, Ernesto Cervini will be performing with the ACQ at the 55 Bar in New York City, and on August 1st, the ACQ will be doing a jazz for kids show in Newport, RI for the Newport Festivals Foundation Inc.

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  • Idioteque’s Upcoming Shows
    Idioteque’s Upcoming Shows

    Idioteque is very excited to play 2 more shows in Toronto, including a double-bill with the Toronto Jazz Orchestra at the Rex to close the Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival

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  • Myriad3 - C Jam Blues across Canada
    Myriad3 - C Jam Blues across Canada

    Check out this video of Myriad3 performing C Jam Blues across Canada!  Enjoy!

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  • Pictures of Spoke

    From January 12th - 14th, Ernesto joined NYC's Spoke for a small tour of Ontario.  Here are some pics from their masterclass at Humber College.  Enjoy!

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  • Myriad3 videos now available on YouTube
    Myriad3 videos now available on YouTube

    Video of Myriad3 performing live is now available on Youtube!  

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  • Myriad3 #2 on the Canadian Jazz Charts
    Myriad3 #2 on the Canadian Jazz Charts

    Myriad3's album, Tell has been #2 on the Canadian Jazz Charts for the last two weeks.  This is very exciting news, and we are looking forward to the continued success of the album!  You can check out the charts here.

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  • Myriad3’s “Tell” impresses the critics!
    Myriad3’s “Tell” impresses the critics!

    Many positive reviews have started to pour in for Myriad3's debut album, "Tell."

    Tell is my nomination for best Jazz album of the Year 2012 - Stanley Fefferman (Opus One Review)

    An inventive, creative and dynamic trio that has one foot firmly planted in the tradition of jazz piano trios and one foot stepping into the future - Jon Neher (The Carillon)

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  • Ernesto to perform 4 gigs with NYC’s Spoke
    Ernesto to perform 4 gigs with NYC’s Spoke

    From January 12th - 14th, Ernesto will be joining Spoke for a short tour through Southern Ontario.  They will make stops in Kitchener and Toronto as well as doing masterclasses at The University of Toronto and Humber College.  More details can be found on the Gigs page

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  • Myriad EPK for Tell!
    Myriad EPK for Tell!

    The EPK for Myriad3's new album, Tell is now available to check out.  Enjoy!

    Ps.  if you're a golfer, there are some great tips from Dan

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  • Myriad3 -  Tell
    Myriad3 -  Tell

    The much aniticipated debut album from Myriad3 was be released on November 13th, 2012 on Alma Records.

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  • Some Pictures from Australia

    Here's some pics from our trip to Australia!  Enjoy

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  • Myriad3 Hits the Road Again
    Myriad3 Hits the Road Again

    From December 3rd - 7th Myriad3 will be visiting the United States to promote the release of their new album, Tell on Alma Records.

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  • The Ernesto Cervini Trio tours Australia!
    The Ernesto Cervini Trio tours Australia!

    From October 16th to 28th the Ernesto Cervini Trio enjoyed a successful tour of Australia.

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  • Multiple Tours through October and November!
    Multiple Tours through October and November!

    During the months of October and November, Ernesto will be busy traveling across Canada (twice) as well as traveling to Australia!

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  • Idioteque Launches New Website
    Idioteque Launches New Website

    Idioteque is Canada's finest Radiohead cover band, and we've just launched our new website!  You can go check out live videos, photos, show info and contact info.  Check it out!  www.idioteque.ca

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  • Myriad - Cellar Photos
    Myriad - Cellar Photos

    While Myriad was performing at the Cellar in Vancouver, BC in May 2012, we were lucky enough to have professional photographer Judy Chee in attendance.  She took some wonderful photos, and we're very excited to share them!

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  • The ECQ to make their Australian debut!
    The ECQ to make their Australian debut!

    From October 19th - November 2nd, the Ernesto Cervini Quartet will be traveling across the globe for their first Australian tour. 

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  • Montreal Jazz Fest pick o’ the day
    Montreal Jazz Fest pick o’ the day

    On Wednesday, July 4th the Ernesto Cervini Quartet was the pick of the day on Tim Tamashiro's CBC Blog.

    Thinky, drinky or slinky? This is what I ask myself when I look at the multitudes of performers at this year's Montreal International Jazz Festival.

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  • New Myriad Photos
    New Myriad Photos

    In the month of May, 2012 Myriad was performing a weekly gig at the Rex Hotel and Jazz Bar in Toronto.  We were lucky enough to have Bryan Canonigo, a good friend and fantastic photographer come by for one of the shows.  Check out his pics!

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  • Nice Review in the Spring 2012 issue of Signal to Noise Magazine
    Nice Review in the Spring 2012 issue of Signal to Noise Magazine

    My newest album, "There" received a great review in the latest issue of Signal to Noise Magazine.

    Sometimes the best way to honor a tradition is to take its tenets at face value and simply play the hell out of them...that is what the Ernesto Cervini Quartet does on There (Anzic.)

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  • Festival Season will be a busy season!
    Festival Season will be a busy season!

    Jazz Festival is coming up in Canada, and I will be super busy during this time.  I will be performing 10 gigs during the 10-day festival in Toronto (including opening and closing nights at the Rex) as well as a special gig at the Montreal Jazz Festival  Check out all the info on my gigs page!

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  • Myriad enjoys a great Alberta/BC tour!
    Myriad enjoys a great Alberta/BC tour!

    In May 2012, Myriad left Toronto for the first time to tour Western Canada.  In the summer, the trio plans to record their debut album, to be released in November.

    Myriad was an accident.

    Chris Donnelly, Dan Fortin, and Ernesto Cervini had never played together until a few substitutions and a twist of fate put them on stage together for the first time in late 2010.  Since then, the trio has been making music in every jazz club in the Greater Toronto Area.

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  • Introducing MEM3
    Introducing MEM3

    Check out this new video EPK introducing MEM3.  We are currently working on our new album, "Circles" and are hoping to release it in the fall!

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  • Myriad Live Concert featured on “The Jazz Hole”
    Myriad Live Concert featured on “The Jazz Hole”

    "The Jazz Hole" is an internet radio show on Breakthru Radio hosted by Linus Wyrsch in NYC.  This week's show features a live concert by Myriad.  You can stream it live here!

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  • New ECQ Videos from 2012 Canadian Tour now availble on YouTube
    New ECQ Videos from 2012 Canadian Tour now availble on YouTube

    In the fall of 2012, the Ernesto Cervini Quartet did an extensive tour of Europe and Canada.  Some videos from our gig at the Yardbird Suite in Edmonton, AB are now available on YouTube.  Check it out!

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  • Great NYC CD Release at Smalls on Feb 1st, 2012!
    Great NYC CD Release at Smalls on Feb 1st, 2012!

    The Ernesto Cervini Quartet played a CD Release gig at Smalls Jazz Club in New York City on Wednesday, February 1st at 8:30 pm. 

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  • Nice Review in February’s Modern Drummer
    Nice Review in February’s Modern Drummer

    There's a nice album review in the February edition of Modern Drummer.  "Cervini recalls such old-schoolers as Art Blakey and Billy Higgins...it's his robust, magnetic personality that fascinates consistently."

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  • Myriad Videos now available on YouTube
    Myriad Videos now available on YouTube

    On October 25th, Myriad performed in Walter Hall at the University of Toronto.  Videos of that performance are now avaiable on YouTube!

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  • Canadian and European Tours a Success!
    Canadian and European Tours a Success!

    In November, 2011 The Ernesto Cervini Quartet returned from 2 extremely successful tours; a 10-day, 6-city European Tour and a 22-day, 15-city Cross-Canada Tour.

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  • Ernesto Cervini featured on The Jazz Session
    Ernesto Cervini featured on The Jazz Session

    Ernesto Cervini interviewed on an episode of The Jazz Session in advance of the release of "There." 

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  • Reviews of “There” start to come in
    Reviews of “There” start to come in

    Great reviews have continued to pour in after ANZIC Record's September 27th release of "There" including a 4-star review in the Sunday Edition of major Swiss Newspaper, Der Sonntag.
     

    "Ernesto Cervini is blazing a path through contemporary jazz with smart new ideas and a burning intensity that shouts to be heard.  An album that has to be one of 2011’s best."  Geoff Chapman - Wholenote Magazine
     

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  • “There” released on September 27th, 2011
    “There” released on September 27th, 2011

    On September 27, 2011 Anzic Records proudly releases the much-anticipated new recording from drummer/composer Ernesto Cervini, There.  Recorded live at the end of November 2010, at Cory Weed’s Cellar Jazz Club in Vancouver, There, features Joel Frahm (saxophones), Adrean Farrugia (piano) and Dan Loomis (bass) and Cervini (drums.)  The album follows up Cervini’s previous recording distributed by Anzic Records, Little Black Bird (2009), which received heaps of praise from critics and fans alike.

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  • Ernesto Cervini Quartet - European Tour
    Ernesto Cervini Quartet - European Tour

    From October 4th - 15th the Ernesto Cervini Quartet will be traveling across Europe (Germany, Austria, the Czech Republic, Croatia and France) to celebrate the release of their new CD, “There.” For a list of performances please visit the "Upcoming Concerts" section.

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  • Downbeat Readers Poll 2011
    Downbeat Readers Poll 2011

    The Ernesto Cervini Quartet's sophomore album, "Little Black Bird" was nominated for album of the year in the 2011 Downbeat Reader's Poll.

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  • Pictures from the Summer Jazz Festivals
    Pictures from the Summer Jazz Festivals

    I've put up some pictures from the three summer jazz festivals the quartet performed at this year.  First is the Medicine Hat Jazz Fest, followed by the Montreal Jazz Festival and the Markham Jazz Festival.  Enjoy!

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  • Live Concert from Kamloops, BC
    Live Concert from Kamloops, BC

    Video from the ECQ's 2010 October tour across Canada.  This performance took place at Turner's Music Studio in Kamloops, BC.  The whole concert can be seen on the About page and is available on YouTube.

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