Jacques "Jaco" Khouri / Blog

Aug 17, 2013

"Life is a lot like jazz... it's best when you improvise." --George Gershwin

Music Dreams

"Music is harmony, harmony is perfection, perfection is our dream, and our dream is heaven." - Henri Frederic Amiel

New Guitar-Sax Duo with Libor

Just home-recorded 6 tunes with me on acoustic guitar, Libor on tenor sax. Uploaded 2 of them. Take a listen & let me know what you think!

Great Gig with CowJazz Billionaires at Princeton

July 20th at the Princeton with Jimmy McDonald & guest Steven Drake, Sandy Bone, Double Dee & CowJazz - what great musicians! Check out the new video link!

With CowJazz Billionaires Country Swing April 21

Joined in with Pablo Doherty & Jim McDonald to play on Commercial Drive - the secret to good music is having fun playing with other musicians who know their stuff & love to play.. They call themselves the CowJazz Billionaires. The crowd loved it, and I discovered busking is fun!

Road Trip to Calgary Edmonton with Radishes

March 7 to 10 - toured with David Parsons & Radishes to Penticton BC, Invermere BC, Calgary & Edmonton's Wunderbar where we jameed with virtuouso violinist Amerlia Kaminksi. What great music!

Fun Gig Oct 22nd at Goorin Bros Hat Emporium

We had a lot of fun playing for Goorin Hats on Saturday, the them was Prohibition, so we all chose a hat to wear, and our new singer Mercedes looked just fine in her Betty Boop outfit. Just posted a video from the event. Let me know if you like it!

Recording at Blue Light Studio Sept 14th

The four of us recorded 4 tunes at Blue Light Studios in a couple of hours with a great Engineer Kaj Falch-Nielsen, and then another couple hours to mix and clean up the tape. The first tune uploaded is Dinette and I think it's great! Let me know what you think!