Upcoming

July 1 2019 Happy Canada Day

We are celebrating Canada Day with Marcus Mosely Chorale at Waterfront Park in North Vancouver. Miles Hill is on bass, and we will also do a couple of tunes with The Showstoppers. From about noon till 1 pm. Free.

June 30 2019

Playing with the Marcus Mosely Chorale at Jazz Vespers on June 30th from 4 – 5 pm. Miles Hill will be playing bass with us – lucky us. Because of the renovations going on at St. Andrew Wesley, the Jazz Vespers will be held across the street at First Baptist Church. By donation.

February 2019

We are hosting a songwriting workshop on February 6th, at Gallery Bistro in beautiful downtown Port Moody (it’s a mere 30 minutes from Vancouver).

http://wildblueherons.com/event/songwriting-workshop-with-bill-sample-and-darlene-ketchum/

Looking forward to celebrating black history on February 2 at Christ Church Cathedral. Once again it will be myself and Michael Creber, accompanying Marcus Mosely Chorale, City Soul Choir, Dalannah Gail Bowen, Will Sanders, Joe Chapple, Candus Churchill, Leora Cashe, Sybel Thrasher, Marc Lindy and the Homegoing Brass Band. This will sell out so get your tickets early @ Brown Paper Tickets.

http://wildblueherons.com/event/black-history-month-concert/

December 2018

  • Marcus Mosely Chorale will be performing their annual Christmas concert on December 15th at Highland United at 7:30 pm.
  • Bill Sample Trio with singers Marcus Mosely and Darlene Ketchum are at Pat’s Pub December 22 from 3 till 7 pm performing funky jazz music with a seasonal twist.

November 2018

  • playing Enigma with Jane Mortifee, November 17, 2018, 7 pm
  • Wild Blue Herons are at St. Andrews United in North Van November 25 at 4 pm for Jazz Vespers. Norm Fisher and Steve Hilliam will be joining us.

Please check out these sites to see who’s playing around the city:

http://vancouverjazz.com/