Nick Apivor

Nick received his Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Victoria in 1986, studying with Sal Ferreras. In the Classical/New Music World he has played with the Victoria Symphony, Vancouver Island Symphony, The Drosera Ensemble, and recorded with Grammy nominated composer, Paul Dolden. As a Jazz Vibraphonist, he has performed with the N.O.W. Orchestra, Out of the Woods, Mimosa and many other groups. Nick has played in over 35 music Theatre Productions, including The Vancouver Playhouse’s 2008 production of The Drowsy Chaperone and their successful 2009 Canadian Tour of this show which ran at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. For the past 15 years, Nick has immersed himself in a variety of Latin Musical Styles, performing and recording with Juno-Nominated Rumba Calzada, Ache Brazil, The World Jive Big Band, John Gilliat Group, and many others. He has also performed with the Canadian Tenors, Saxophonist Kenny G., Legendary Singer Petula Clark, Comedian Don Rickles and the Great Persian Vocalist, Dariush.


Nick Apivor
Nickapivor @ 604-689-8435-Home 778-838-8423-Cell

Sunday, July 31, 2011

August Itinerary

August 3    TAMARA RHODES TRIO,  Vancouver Club 5:30-7:30

August 6    ONE HUMAN RACE,  Harmony Arts Festival,West Vancouver 3pm-4:15pm

August 7     RUMBA CALZADA,   Harmony Arts Festival, West Vancouver  5:45-7pm

August 18    LUSCIOUS MOOV,  Kozmik Zoo 9pm

August 21    DRUM SYNDICATE,  Civic Square, Burnaby 2pm-2:45

August 21    RUMBA CALZADA,   Joe's Apartment, 919 Granville St.  Vancouver 10pm to midnight

August 26     DRIVE- (A Tribute to The Cars and 80's New Wave), PNE Beer Garden Tribute Stage  7:30-9:30

Aug 27 & Sept 1    DRUM SYNDICATE,  PNE 1pm-3:30pm  World on the Water

Wed Aug 31 8:40 pm  TRIO JAZZ TUMBAO:   Nick Apivor-vibes, Al Johnston-bass, Chris Haas-drums. J. Lounge 1216 Bute St (and Davie)   Come out for some great Latin Jazz in a very cool and funky venue.     Half price-appys 6:30 to 8:30