The Lorna MacLachlan Quintet is a "staple" in the Calgary Jazz scene. Original music written and arranged by Lorna and performed by some of Calgary's finest move from up tempo to beautiful ballads.
Lorna MacLachlan (B.Mus, M.Mus, B. Ed) has been writing/arranging and performing for over 30 years. She has provided scores for Theatre, Dance and National media companies and a variety of music across the spectrum of music genres. Her most recent compositions and performances are brought to life by a group of talented musicians who know her work well and have performed together for over 20 years.
Lorna has also been passionate about music education and a strong advocate for the arts in the development of young minds. She has taught music in the public schools for 24 years and has been recognized nationally for her dedication to excellence in music education.
“The freshness, honesty and depth of Lorna’s work places her alongside some of Canada’s finest in jazz and creative music”
Art type: Live Music
Music type: Original Music
What this Artist plays most of the time
Home base: Calgary, Alberta
Appeals most (but not limited) to: University students to 103 years of age