Sunday, 6:00pm-6:30pm, Street Stage 

The de Couto/Nagasaki/James Organ Trio is a Vancouver ensemble led by Jason de Couto on Hammond B3 Organ, and features Leon Nagasaki on Guitar and Justin James on Drums. All three members are active and integral musicians in the local music scene and work in a variety of ensembles as leaders and sidemen. They have come together to form a unique and dynamic sound rarely heard in Vancouver, featuring the mighty Hammond Organ. The group plays a mix of Jazz, Funk, Pop, Latin, and Blues music, with influences ranging from Jimmy Smith, and Jimmy McGriff, to Larry Goldings and Sam Yahel. 


de Couto / Nagasaki / James Organ Trioは、Hammond B3 Organ奏者のJason de Coutoが率いるバンクーバーのアンサンブルで、ギターのLeon NagasakiとドラムのJustin Jamesをフィーチャーしています。 3人のメンバー全員が地元の音楽シーンで活動的しており、様々なアンサンブルで指導者や奏者として活躍しています。3人のコラボレーションは、バンクーバーでは珍しいユニークでダイナミックなサウンドを作り出しあす。また、このグループは、Jimmy Smith、Jimmy McGriff、Larry Goldings、Sam Yahelなど、ジャズ、ファンク、ポップ、ラテン、ブルースの各曲を演奏しています。 

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