Up and Coming Performances
for Spring 2016

The Music That Makes Me Dance

For more information read the blog article The Music That Makes Me Dance


More Than Magic

magic0002More Than Magic, Geri Childs' current CD, contains some of her favourite songs from the movies and the folk and pop world and is a personal reflection on the songs that have influenced Geri not only as a singer, but as the person she is today.

 

The music was arranged in a quiet jazz style by Ottawa composer/arranger Mark Ferguson. The musicians accompanying Geri on More Than Magic include Mark Ferguson on piano and trombone, John Geggie on bass, Margaret Tobolowska on cello and Rob Graves on percussion.

 

The CD and/or individual tracks can be purchased and downloaded at
CDBaby - More Than Magic - Geri Childs.

In Ottawa, the CD can be purchased at the following locations:

 

The CD Release Concert was held to a full house at the NAC Fourth Stage on October 31st. You can watch a couple videos from the concert on this page.

Music That Makes Me Dance

In my musical career I have accumulated a very large repertoire of songs. Some that I haven’t done for many years and some I have been meaning to do, but for some reason have never got around to performing. For my next concert on April 23rd, dug out of a dusty old file folder will be a mix of memorable and melodic tunes. You can expect to hear the music of Ellington, Gershwin, Monk, Ivan Lins, … [Read More...]

Up and Coming Performances for Spring 2016

Last year ended with another wonderful Sunday afternoon holiday show and a silent auction that raised money for Harmony House. Each year just seems more festive and I am always thankful for the help and support of so many friends -those who perform with me and those who roll up their sleeves and pitch in, helping to making the day extra special. What a great way to enter the holiday season and … [Read More...]

Winter, Fire and Snow – December 6, 2015

Sunday, December 6th I will be putting on my annual holiday show and fund raiser - Winter, Fire and Snow. This year there will be a silent auction of donated items from local artists, musicians and writers to choose from. All proceeds from this auction will go to Harmony House, a shelter for women and children. This is an opportunity to find some original gifts. Get a start on filling your … [Read More...]

Upcoming Performances Fall-Winter 2015

Here are some of Geri's upcoming performances for the last quarter of 2015: Sunday, October 4th, at the Arrow and Loon, 99th Fifth Avenue (Fifth and Bank) in the Glebe with the Glebop Trio. @ 6:00p.m. Wednesday, November 4th at Sante Restaurant, 45 Rideau Street 2nd floor, in the market @ 6:00 with Garry Elliot Sunday, December 6th annual holiday concert and silent auction for Harmony … [Read More...]