I finally managed to pin down the enormously talented jazz guitarist and composer Kurt Rosenwinkel for what I imagined would be a voice call. Instead I found myself instant messaging with the Berlin-based American musician, 42, about his relationship with music, his methods of composition,
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Ask them to define their style and local band Misterfire probably won’t give you a straight answer. The five Saskatoon-based musicians can trace their roots back in all different directions and don’t hold still for long as far as genre is concerned. Ska, rock, reggae, funk, latin, jazz — all’s fair in Misterfire.
For late night music and jazz lovers, this show is the place to be for swingin’ music until the wee hours of the morning. And musicians, don’t forget that you can come get on stage and play some tunes with some fantastic musicians. It’s a brilliant opportunity for young musicians to come test their chops with some of the best, and veterans to come groove with their peers.