The sound of an Old Fashioned. Jazz Violinist, Darcy Stamp sound will take you back to the days of swingin’ night clubs, fedoras and classic cocktails.
From the time he was a teenager sneaking into the jazz clubs of Calgary to hear his favourite musicians in town, Darcy knew he wanted to be an artist. Since then he has travelled the performing throughout Canada, US, UK, and even to Nigeria. Performing everywhere from small clubs to stadiums.
Career highlights include performances at the Kennedy Center, The Smithsonian in Washington, The Jazz YYC TD Summer Jazz Festival, as well as a trip to Lagos, Nigeria to perform as featured guest soloist. Darcy has performed/recorded with a wide range of artists, including Josh Groban, George Canyon, John Wort Hannam, Johnny Summers, and The Calgary Jazz Orchestra.
Darcy is passionate about bringing new works to the jazz violin repertoire. The 2022 season is set to premiere a newly commissioned work for Solo Violin & Jazz Orchestra, composed by Johnny Summers and to be premiered in collaboration with the Calgary Jazz Orchestra.
“Go Ahead” - Darcy’s next studio release is set to be released in early 2022.
Art type: Live Music
What this Artist plays most of the time
Home base: Calgary
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