Edmonton Jazz Society Photo Archives


Original Yardbird Suite at 10444 Whyte Avenue (1957-1959)


1957 ENTRANCE

ZEN MAGUS

TERRY HAWKEYE, RON REPKA, DALE HILLARY, KEN CHANEY, BILL SOMMERS

KEN CHANEY

GEORGE GRANT ON BASS

CRAIG MAGILL, GEORGE GRANT, KEN CHANEY

RAY MAGUS, GEORGE GRANT, KEN CHANEY

GARRY NELSON

DALE HILLARY, BILL SOMMERS, CRAIG MAGILL, KEN CHANEY

Other pictures of musicians associated with the original Yardbird Suite


BANKNOTES

BANKNOTES

BANKNOTES

GARY WHITE, BOB ERLANNDSON, TERRY HAWKEYE

TERRY HAWKEYE, LENNY BREAU, DALE HILLARY

EARL SEYMOUR

DALE HILLARY WITH ORNETTE COLEMAN, SPANKY DE BREST, DON CHERRY, MEL LEWIS

BILL SOMMERS
   

Yardbird Suite at 11 Tommy Banks Way (1984-today)


SEPTEMBER 1984: BILL EMES, JIM PINCHIN, KJELL  GJERTSEN, CLIFF MINCHAU, BOB TILDESLEY

JULIAN PRIESTER, BILL EMES, JUDY SINGH

1985 Reunion at the Yardbird Suite


TORBEN OXBOL,JUDY SINGH, PETE THOMPSON

TOMMY BANKS, TORBEN OXBOL, JUDY SINGH, PETE THOMPSON

BIG MILLER

PEPPER ADAMS

TOMMY BANKS

TOMMY BANKS, TORBEN OXBOL, JUDY SINGH, PETE THOMPSON

CRAIG MAGILL

MIKE STYLES

JOHN LOGAN

ZEN MAGUS,  TERRY HAWKEYE

Governor General of Canada, MichaŽlle Jean, visits Yardbird Suite on May 3, 2006


CRAIG MAGILL ADDRESSES YARDBIRD SUITE AUDIENCE

GOVERNOR GENERAL, WENDY AND CRAIG MAGILL

KEVIN TAFT, STEPHEN MANDEL, PAM JOSEY,  GOVERNOR GENERAL, ADRIAN ALBERT, JASIEK POZNANSKI, BACK ROW: CRAIG MAGILL, NORMA DAVIS, JEAN-DANIEL LAFOND

PAM JOSEY, GOVERNOR GENERAL

DEPARTURE

Yardbird Suite Green Room

FEBRUARY 14, 2002
CHRIS TARRY ORCHESTRA
NOVEMBER 29, 2003
EARL MACDONALD, PJ PERRY, TED WARREN, MIKE DOWNES
JUNE 25, 2005
NANCY WALKER, KIRK MACDONALD
JUNE 29, 2005
RHONDA WITHNELL, DIANNE DONOVAN, ELSIE OSBORNE, CHANDELLE RIMMER
APRIL 14, 2007
JEFF LISK, GRAHAM GUEST, LURRIE BELL, YUJI IHARA, DAVE BRIDGES