LIVE STREAM | David Renaud & Justin Duhaime
DAVID RENAUD is an Ottawa-based clarinet player and multi-instrumentalist. He is currently booking concerts featuring material from his first two CDs and busy as a freelancer performing for festivals, pit work, studio, clubs, and private and corporate events. David performs for National Arts Centre Pops concerts, and covers a multitude of doubles for theatre pit orchestras. David teaches clarinet for Carleton University’s Music Department.
For 35 years, David Renaud has been immersed in a diverse and rich musical life, performing swing, jazz, theatre, orchestral, and studio. He has written music for solo, choral, duos, small ensemble, and big band. With the release of First Love, and its sequel, Encore, David partnered with the great Canadian jazz veteran Brian Browne to produce a lyrical, creative, and beautiful jazz collection of standards.
JUSTIN DUHAIME is a passionate guitarist, composer and teacher based in Ottawa. He has performed at various festivals and sold out concerts at venues such as Irene’s Pub and Pressed. Duhaime is the recipient of the Ottawa Arts Council’s 2018 RBC Emerging Artist Award, the first musician to ever receive the award. As a freelance guitarist Duhaime has performed in a wide array of musical styles. Most recently, he has emerged as a leading figure in the jazz manouche scene in Ottawa. Duhaime has a self-published guitar book and is sponsored by DK Guitars.