Time: 7:30 PM
Price: selectyourticket.com Prospera Place Box Office 1223 Water St 250-762-5050
The legendary guitarist Jesse Cook will perform music from his latest album ONE WORLD which features influences from the Middle East to South America, Spain, and beyond.
Guest artists and instrumentation will be included in this tribute to Jesse’s diverse musical influences. Cook returns to the Okanagan in November to play in two of his favourite venues, where over
the years he has amassed a legion of loyal and dedicated fans at the Kelowna Community theatre!
“One World is my ultimate mashup,” says Cook. “A playground where different musical traditions from around the globe are free to roam. I like to think of it as a 21st century Byzantium, where east meets west, tradition meets experimentation, ancient meets electronic.” !
Jesse Cook is a Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer. Widely considered one of the most influential figures in "nuevo flamenco" music, he incorporates elements of flamenco rumba, jazz & many forms of world music into his work. He is a Juno Award winner, Acoustic Guitar (magazine)'s Player's Choice Award silver winner in the Flamenco Category, and a three-time winner of the Canadian Smooth Jazz award for Guitarist of the Year. He has recorded on the
EMI, E1 Music and Narada labels and has sold over 1.5 million records worldwide!
Cook has recorded eight studio albums, three live DVDs and has traveled the world exploring
musical traditions that he has blended into his style of rumba flamenco. In addition to headlining
concerts and festivals, he has opened for such legends as B.B. King, Ray Charles and Diana
Krall. He has performed with Welsh soprano Charlotte Church on The Tonight Show and toured
with legendary Irish band, The Chieftains and had two PBS TV specials featuring him and his