Looking back on 2017 ( a DH inaugural blog post)

2017 was an inspiring, challenging, and deeply rewarding year. I was thrilled to be a part of several musical projects, both as a trumpet player and as a composer-arranger.   I am deeply grateful to be a part of a professional music scene in Vancouver filled with warmth, positivity, and immeasurable talent.   I routinely get to share the stage with my… Read more →

Live Jazz Vancouver

May 12th @ Pat’s Pub – Daniel Hersog Jazz Orchestra Feat.Frank Carlberg

Friday May 12th the Daniel Hersog Jazz Orchestra will be featuring NYC pianist and composer Frank Carlberg. The ensemble will perform music off Carlberg’s acclaimed new album “Monk Dreams, Hallucinations And Nightmares.” Also featured, will be New compositions from Hersog, written specifically for this evening. The band features Vancouver’s top jazz and improvising musicians. This is an evening not to… Read more →

Sonny’s Cousin Live at Frankies

Sonny’s Cousin is a hard swinging jazz sextet made up of some of Vancouver’s most exciting improvisers. With compelling original compositions, and novel arrangements of lesser known standards, this group is not to be missed. Featuring a three horn front line, and hard driving rhythm section, this band will have you at the edge of your seat from the very… Read more →

Daniel Hersog With Vancouver Legacy Jazz Orchestra

I have the privilege of playing with the Vancouver Legacy Jazz Orchestra at Frankie’s Jazz Club on February 20th.   This band will feature the cities best musicians, playing music by Bill Holman, Rob McConnell, Thad Jones and Count Basie. THE BAND SAXOPHONES: Bill Runge (Lead) Chris Startup Chad Makela Joshua Capri Jerry Cook TRUMPETS: Derry Byrne (Lead) Michael Kim… Read more →