AIMÉE AYOTTE TRIO
The Aimée Ayotte trio blends the old and the new to create a fresh yet classic sound to delight your guests. Drawing influence from such varied artists as Ella Fitzgerald, Louise Armstrong, Nancy Wilson, and Nat King Cole, the Aimée Ayotte TRIO has a vast and wide-reaching repertoire that is sure to entertain!
Aimée Ayotte is a veteran of the Vancouver music scene. Her voice has been described as ‘powerful’ and ‘shapeshifting,’ as she flawlessly flips from tender falsetto to soulful growl; from soaring belt to fluttering vibrato. Aimée has performed for audiences across Canada, the United States, Mexico, and the UK, as well as China, and Spain. She brings to the stage a soulful and embodied musicality paired with an authentic and natural stage presence.
Graham Clark is a versatile and sought-after
Vancouver Bassist. An alumni of the McGill Jazz
Program, Graham plays with a wide variety of
bands, including: Electric Ballroom, West Coast
Chicago, various jazz artists, and the Kamloops
Tristan Paxton is one of Vancouver’s most in-
demand guitarists, arrangers, bandleaders and
music instructors. He, too, is a graduate of the Jazz Program at McGill. Tristan has performed with many world-class artists, including: Hugh Fraser, Joe Lovano, Brad Turner, Seamus Blake and Wanting Qu.
From weddings to cocktail parties to backyard gatherings to dinner music, this compact and agile TRIO creates the perfect backdrop (or centrepiece) for your next event!