Harmonicas / Vocals
Based in Vancouver, BC, Keith Bennett is one of Canada’s most accomplished professional harmonica players and a veteran lead vocalist. He has performed and composed music for 40 years.
Keith was North America’s top medalist in both solo chromatic jazz harmonica and solo diatonic blues harmonica at the 2013 World Harmonica Festival in Trossingen, Germany.
Keith is performing nightly in the 2019 Calgary Stampede Evening Show in the Grandstand Arena. He was a featured soloist with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and played live at Vancouver Canucks home games for a decade. He has performed live with Roger Hodgson (Supertramp), Mike Farris, Jim Byrnes, Shari Ulrich, Van Django, Valdy and Rick Fines and toured as a duo for 10 years with hall of fame guitarist David Sinclair.
Keith has taught countless harmonica and vocals workshops and hosts ongoing ‘Harmonica in a Day’ seminars. He has produced nine of his own CDs, three harmonica instruction videos and performed on hundreds of other CDs, movie sound tracks and commercials.
Piano / Keys
Based in Vancouver, BC, Miles Black is a highly respected career musician of 35 years. Best known as one of Canada’s most accomplished jazz pianists, Miles is also a highly sought after arranger, producer, composer, session musician, guitarist, vocalist, bassist, saxophonist, songwriter and musical theatre director.
Miles has worked with numerous legendary jazz musicians worldwide, including Mark Murphy, Lee Konitz, Slide Hampton, George Coleman, Maynard Ferguson, Ingrid Jensen and Johnny Frigo.
Miles co-leads the modern jazz quartet “Altered Laws”, has been a member of the Oliver Gannon (Juno award-winning jazz guitarist) Quartet for 25 years, and serves on the faculty of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra School of Music.
Miles has helped produce countless music software programs, including “The Jazz Pianist 1&2”, “The New Age Pianist”, “The Modern Jazz Pianist”, “Jazz Piano Masterclass” and an Oscar Peterson CD Rom. A prolific composer and writer, Miles has over 400 written song credits.