Musicians General Qualifications
“capitalJAZZ” is made up of a pool of fine professional Ottawa musicians, Gatineau musicians (and musicians from surrounding areas) from various musical backgrounds who make all or part of their living in music and all have one or more of the general qualifications listed below. If you would like a list of the qualifications of the specific musicians that will be forming the group for your event, please let the band leader know and they will send you a list once the booking and the musicians have been confirmed.
Please note that although we guarantee your specific musical instrument selections, we cannot guarantee any specific musician for your event. If this is necessary for your event please let us know and we can try to accommodate this requirement in some situations (i.e. if you need a list of names ahead of time for event access reasons).
We look forward to performing at your event and providing your guests with a great atmosphere!
All of the Ottawa musicians (as well as musicians from Gatineau and surrounding areas) have one or more of the general qualifications listed below:
Extensive Experience Performing Music in a Variety of Musical Styles for Weddings, Special Events, Festivals and Restaurants
Bachelors, Degree, Masters Degree or PHD in Music
Experience Performing with Various Bands in a Variety of Musical Styles at Major Music Festivals such as The Ottawa Blues Fest and The Ottawa International Jazz Festival
International Touring Experience
Canadian Touring Experience
Experience Working as a Cruise Show Band Musician
Time Spent Studying With Notable World Class Musicians
Ability to Read Music
Experience Composing Music
Experience Arranging Music
Experience Transcribing Music
Experience Leading Bands/Working as a Musical Director
Experience Doing Administrative Work For Bands (taking care of bookings etc..)
Experience Working as Studio Sound Engineers
Experience Working as Live Sound Engineers