Patricia Bonnie Brett

Introduction to Jazz

Bonnie BrettPhone: 519-885-0220 x24226

Email: pbrett@uwaterloo.ca

Canadian audiences know jazz singer, Bonnie Brett as a powerful and swinging interpreter of the American Songbook who has headlined many concerts and club venues. She has appeared at the Du Maurier Downtown Jazz Festival, The TD Canada Trust Jazz Festival, The Port Hope All Canadian Jazz Festival and Festival International de Jazz du Montreal. Currently Bonnie is a part time faculty member at University of Waterloo and York University where she is also a PhD candidate researching Ella Fitzgerald’s early scat solos. Bonnie has recently returned from a yearlong teaching engagement at The Victoria Conservatory of Music.

Bonnie has made several recordings including, CBC Radio’s Jazz Beat, Live At The Montreal Bistro and The Elvis Costello Songbook

Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo

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