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Joey Smith & Morry Stearns

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Joey  is one of Victoria’s most beloved guitarist and bassist originally from Chatanooga, Tennessee. After touring for two and a half years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra as bassist and arranger, Joey settled in Victoria. For the past 35 years he has been bassist and guitarist for many local groups and has collaborated with various international touring artists   Morry...

Morry Stearns

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Morry is a Victoria based grammy nominated singer/songwriter and pianist. He is a long time member of David Foster’s Canadian band, featuring performances with David, Celine Dion, Nelly Furtado, Bryan Adams, Gordon Lightfoot, Kenny Loggins to name a few. Morrystearns.com    

Morry Stearns

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Morry is a Victoria based grammy nominated singer/songwriter and pianist. He is a long time member of David Foster’s Canadian band, featuring performances with David, Celine Dion, Nelly Furtado, Bryan Adams, Gordon Lightfoot, Kenny Loggins to name a few. Morrystearns.com    

Tom Vickery & Rob Johnson

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Tom is a local legend in Victoria originally from Nova Scotia. He arrived in Victoria in 1985 as bandmaster at Royal Roads Military College. Tom played for many years at the Bengal Lounge and has been featured at Hermann’s Jazz Club for 38 years.   Rob is originally from Toronto and has been performing shows in Victoria for over 20...

Ashley Wey

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

A multi-award winning Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist Ashley has worked with Canadian Idol winner Eva Avila, Juno Award-winners Brandi Disterheft, Mae Moore, The Parachute Club and has toured on cruise ships around the world with four-time Grammy Award winner, Manny Kellough. ashleyweymusic.com    

Karel Roessingh

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Born in Leiden, Holland, raised in Calgary, Canada, Karel began his professional musical career in 1970.  He first studied piano under Henry L. Peters, then took jazz instruction from Ray Petch.  In 1973, he studied jazz arranging and composition at the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts, and completed a degree in secondary music and mathematics education at the University of...

Joey Smith & Karel Roessingh

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Joey  is one of Victoria’s most beloved guitarist and bassist originally from Chatanooga, Tennessee. After touring for two and a half years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra as bassist and arranger, Joey settled in Victoria. For the past 35 years he has been bassist and guitarist for many local groups and has collaborated with various international touring artists   Karel...

Edie Daponte & Joey Smith

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Edie is an award winning singer/songwriter living in Sidney. Her range and repertoire travel far and wide crossing musical genres and spanning multiple decades and languages. Edie has toured BC with her sold out show Under Paris Skies and is a longtime favourite at RIVA (formerly Beacon Landing). edie.ca   Joey  is one of Victoria’s most beloved guitarist and bassist...

Jan Stirling

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Multi-talented Jan Stirling has made British Columbia her home for the better part of her life, playing regularly at the Empress Hotel, Butchart Gardens and various local festivals and venues. ​Versatile, intuitive, and engaging, Jan follows a less-than-traditional path and draws from a wide array of musical genres – classical, pop, jazz, and her own original music. Janstirling.ca  

Tom Vickery & Rob Johnson

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Tom is a local legend in Victoria originally from Nova Scotia. He arrived in Victoria in 1985 as bandmaster at Royal Roads Military College. Tom played for many years at the Bengal Lounge and has been featured at Hermann’s Jazz Club for 38 years.   Rob is originally from Toronto and has been performing shows in Victoria for over 20...

Tom Watson & Thomas Kinzel

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

  For over ten years Tom Watson and Thomas Kinzel have performed together as the Honeycrooners, recalling the songs and swagger of the rat pack with favourite hits from Frank, Dean, Tony, Nat and Bobby.  

Karel Roessingh

Riva 107-2537 Beacon Ave., Sidney, BC

Karel Roessingh is a composer, arranger, producer and musician who has written scores for over five hundred television episodes, and many award-winning films, documentaries, and promotional videos.  He has recorded and produced more than fifteen of his own CDs, including several for the Canadian Naturescapes series distributed world-wide, two jazz trio CDs and many solo piano CDs.  His latest solo...