Jazz and Soul Unite: The Joy Lapps Project
Joy Lapps is a musician, composer and arts educator. Her efficiency with the tenor pan and diverse performance range have led to great audience receptions and flattering recognition from seasoned professional pannists. She has performed at various festivals including Toronto’s Afrofest, Muhtadi’s International Drumming Festival, Toronto’s TD Jazz Festival, and Antigua’s Moods of Pan Festival. Joy performs primarily with her quartet and often expands it for even larger musical projects. She is also a member and supporter of Toronto-based steelband Pan Fantasy. As an audience favourite, Joy brings her genuine and bright personality to performances.
Friday Evening Concert, March 8, 8 pm, Concert Hall (in the new LR Wilson building)