Tyler Wagler + Tom Altobelli
September 19 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
For over a decade Tyler Wagler has been an in demand sideman in Canadian folk, roots, reggae and rock music. He has been busyplaying guitar and bass with artists such as The Human Rights, David Sereda, Alysha Brilla and many more. He relocated to Guelph nine yearsago from Toronto where he studied electric and double bass, earning adiploma in jazz performance from Humber College and a Bachelor of Music degree from Thompson Rivers University. Since moving to Guelph he has been busy playing with prominent locals such as Joni NehRita and Tannis Slimmon, as well as releasing a full length album with modern jazz trio Hammerton/Wagler/O’Neill. As a solo singer/songwriter he has released two EPs under his own name.
Tom Altobelli is an upright and electric freelance bassist, currently situated in Hamilton, ON. He is a graduate of both the Humber College Bachelor of Music, and Mohawk College Music programs respectively, where he studied jazz, and majored in Bass performance. Tom is involved in a number of actively gigging projects, including The Altobeelays, Monkley Cascade, The Aubrey Wilson Quartet, The Ault Sisters, and also involved in many other projects (including his own original quintet called The Tom Altobelli Group), including both creative, and cover music alike. Tom is a versatile musician, who has dabbled in everything including country, folk, metal, hip hop, funk, latin, jazz, and of course classic rock. He has been playing the bass for over 12 years, and has a number of years of gigging experience, playing around the GTHA as well. His new EP, Tom Altobelli: The HAVN Sessions was released in January 2016.
Chris Bruder- Piano
Jordan Snider – Drums
Tom Altobelli – Upright Bass