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contemporary jazz

Up and Over Trio

The Up and Over Trio is Alberta’s hottest new Jazz group featuring Galaxie Rising Star Award recipient Chris Andrew on piano, 2018 WCMA Jazz Artist of the Year winner Rubim de Toledo on bass, and Albert’s top call drummer Jamie Cooper.  

Between them, they have accompanied some of the world’s leading jazz artists and, as a trio, have worked extensively since 2016 backing the whose who of Albertan talent. Through original compositions, the trio explores the gamut of sounds available to the modern jazz piano trio.  Taking influence from Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, Joey Caldarazzo, Robert Glasper and more, the trio cultivates a new sound for themselves, which is intriguing and inviting. 


July 14, 2021 - Festival Place, Edmonton