Fraser, Hugh

FRASER, Hugh, jazz musician (b 1958, Victoria; d 2020). After graduating from ST MICHAEL'S UNIV SCHOOL, studying trombone under Dave Robbins at Vancouver COMMUNITY COLLEGE and spending a term at the Creative Music Studio in Woodstock, NY, Fraser, a trombonist and pianist, organized the Vancouver Ensemble of Jazz Improvisation (VEJI, pronounced "veggie") in 1980. With the release of its debut album, VEJI won widespread acclaim for the vigour and originality with which Fraser embraced a world of...

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