Thu, 01/12/2012 - 21:00
"Artist of the Month" at Diese Onze, Trio en el frio!


Come by this week:

Fraser Hollins - Bass

Martin Auguste - drums

Samuel Blais - sax


Originals all night long ;-)

Thu, 01/05/2012 - 21:00
"Artist of the Month" at Diese Onze, The Original Quartet!


January 5th will feature my original group, which is also featured on both my records!



Paul Shrofel - piano

Morgan Moore - bass

Robbie Kuster - drums

Samuel Blais - sax/compositions


It's always a blast to play with this group, we hope you'll be there with us!


Diese Onze Jazz Club

4115A St-Denis, Montreal

Fri, 12/09/2011 - 20:45 to Sun, 12/11/2011 - 01:00
Samuel Blais weekend at Diese Onze, 2 different projects!


Come by Diese Onze during the December 9th-10th weekend to see these two projects!

Different music on both nights!


Friday December 9th - The Old Quartet!

Sam Blais - sax

Paul Shrofel - piano

Morgan Moore - bass

Robbie Kuster - drums


Saturday December 10th - The New Blais/Trottier/Hollins Quintet!

Sam Blais - sax/composition

Jean-Nicolas Trottier - trombone/composition

Fraser Hollins - bass/composition

Rafael Zaldivar - piano

Jim Doxas - drums


2 projets à  ne pas manquer! vendredi et samedi le 9 et 10 Décembre à 20:45.



Mon, 12/05/2011 - 16:00
Masterclass at Sherbrooke University


Masterclass on composition, improvisation and on the music industry.


at the Music faculty of the Sherbrooke University, room 2145, 4pm




Wed, 11/23/2011 - 20:00
Fred Pauze Quartet at Trane Studio



Fred Pauze - bass/composition

Nick DiGiovanni - guitar

Sam Blais - alto/soprano

Alain Bourgeois - drums

Fri, 11/04/2011 - 22:00 to 23:30
Samuel Blais quartet at the Yardbird Jazz Festival!



Performing music from "New Angle" at the Yardbird Suite in Edmonton, during the Yardbird Jazz Festival.

Featuring:  Fraser Hollins - bass

                    Charles Trudel - piano

                    Robbie Kuster - drums

                    Samuel Blais - sax/composition


Also, come check out the open band, Michelle Gregoire Quintet at 9pm!

Thu, 10/20/2011 - 20:00
Samuel Blais Quartet at the Capitole and at Largo for the Quebec Jazz festival!


Opening up for Alain Caron at the Capitole and later on at Largo, two shows the same evening!



Sam Blais - sax

Paul Shrofel - piano

Morgan Moore - bass

Robbie Kuster - drums

Tue, 10/18/2011 - 20:00
Jazz Reunion with special guests Dave Liebman and Samuel Blais!

Pre-opening concert for the Quebec Jazz festival



David Liebman - sax

Samuel Blais - sax

and from Quebec City, the Jazz Reunion group!

Tue, 10/11/2011 - 22:00
"Les Cheminées Roulées" sax quartet at L'OFF Jazz de Montreal


Come see this new saxophone quartet at Casa Del Popolo during the Montreal Off Jazz Festival


Yves Turgeon - soprano sax

Roberto Murray - alto sax

Pascal Boudreault -  tenor sax

Samuel Blais -  Baritone sax

Sat, 10/01/2011 - 14:00 to 16:00
Performance and interview at Patrick Masbourian's radio show on CBC


Samuel Blais' trio will be performing live at Patrick Masbourian's radio show "Bouillant de Culture" on CBC 95,1FM


Samuel Blais - sax

Morgan Moore - bass

Robbie Kuster - drums