Sheldon Zandboer, the city’s premier professional pianist, at the enchanting Inn on Officers Garden. Starting November 5th and continuing every Sunday from 6 PM to 9 PM, Sheldon will grace our beautiful venue with his beautiful melodies.
Who is Sheldon Zandboer, you ask? Well, he’s not just any pianist; he’s Calgary’s shining star when it comes to jazz piano, composition, arranging, instruction, and even writing. With a career spanning over four decades, Sheldon’s talent on the piano is truly unparalleled in Calgary. His forte lies in the captivating world of jazz, and his accolades speak volumes about his musical skills.
Sheldon’s musical journey has taken him through countless recordings, theatre productions, songwriting collaborations, jazz concerts, and even the world of film soundtracks. He’s not just a pianist; he’s a maestro, weaving magical notes that resonate with the soul.
What sets Sheldon apart is his rich and diverse experience. Since 1976, he has been captivating audiences with his musical charisma, and his impressive list of performances includes appearances before the esteemed Queen Elizabeth, various members of the British Royal Family, international dignitaries, and heads of state. His talent knows no borders, as he’s graced stages on four different continents.
But that’s not all! Sheldon Zandboer is not just a performer; he’s a teacher and an author too. His book, “The Tao of Jazz Improvisation,” is a gem for music enthusiasts. This book draws inspiration from Eastern philosophy and training techniques, offering a unique path for budding artists and seasoned professionals to elevate their performance and creativity to new heights.