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February Blues Festival (Winterfest) with Omar Gittens

Barrie Public Library - Downtown Branch, Gathering Place, 60 Worsley Street, Barrie

Listen to musical artist Omar Gittens as he shares his own personal truths, reflections, and experiences reflective of Black History month.

The Barrie Jazz and Blues Festival brings world-class music to Barrie, the City of Barrie recognizes the festival's cultural and economic impact on the city and considers the festival to be one of its signature events.

Omar will share life-long stories of encounters dealing with racial stereotypes, ignorance, entitlement, and privilege present in our present day society. A retrospective on how historical issues of global slavery, racism, and colonization have adversely affected and shaped our current societal norms, and perspectives leading to the breakthrough successes of North American people of colour and mixed race.

February Blues Festival (Winterfest) with Omar Gittens

Barrie Public Library - Painswick Branch, Massie Room, 48 Dean Avenue, Barrie

Listen to musical artist Omar Gittens as he shares his own personal truths, reflections, and experiences reflective of Black History month.

The Barrie Jazz and Blues Festival brings world-class music to Barrie, the City of Barrie recognizes the festival's cultural and economic impact on the city and considers the festival to be one of its signature events.

Omar will share life-long stories of encounters dealing with racial stereotypes, ignorance, entitlement, and privilege present in our present day society. A retrospective on how historical issues of global slavery, racism, and colonization have adversely affected and shaped our current societal norms, and perspectives leading to the breakthrough successes of North American people of colour and mixed race.

Jan25

Jerome Tucker Trio 3.0

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The Huron Club, 94 Pine Street, Collingwood

Enjoy some Blues covers and originals with Singer/Bassist Jerome Tucker featuring Elmer Ferrer on Guitar and Omar Gittens on Drums. See you there!

Sep21

Jerome Tucker Trio

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Private Function, Oakville

Private function with Jerome Tucker Trio.

Jerome Tucker - Bass, Vocals Elmer Ferrer - Guitar Omar Gittens - Drums

Joe Huron Trio @ Lisa Hutchinson & Omar Gittens

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British Arms Pub, 29 Dunlop St E, Barrie, ON

Joe Huron Trio performs at the British Arms Pub with special guests Lisa Hutchinson on vocals, Peter Loudon on the bass, and Omar Gittens on drums. Join us for some Jazz and R&B classics!

Bay City Soul

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Harbour Street Fish Bar, 10 Keith Avenue, Unit 403, Collingwood, ON

BAY CITY SOUL brings the hip factor. Their selective song list and throwback vibe consists of R&B/Soul, and Blues classics from the sixties and seventies.

This evening's show features Lisa Hutchinson on Voice, Gabor Szepesi on Keyboard, Steven Henry on Guitar, Peter Loudon on Bass, and me, Omar Gittens on Drums. See you there!