Jazz Vespers ~ West Vancouver


Join in worship backed by wonderful Jazz!

Congregate, communicate, and celebrate faith, community and crooners on Sunday, May 29, 2016 – 4:00-5:30PM.

The Bruce James Orchestra will be performing for a special Jazz Vespers service at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in West Vancouver, B.C.

All are welcome. Admission by donation.

More info: http://www.ststephenschurch.ca/

Royal City Swing: Dust Up! April 29, 2016

Royal City SwingRoyal City Swing is thrilled to welcome Kim Clever and David Frutos as instructors for this great event!

The opening night will take place at SAPPERTON HALL and feature the BRUCE JAMES ORCHESTRA!

Mark your calendars and be ready for a fabulous weekend of dancing, learning, fun and GREAT MUSIC performed by the BRUCE JAMES ORCHESTRA!

Event runs from 5-11pm. Live music begins at 7pm!

More info: http://www.royalcityswing.com/

Tickets: https://swingtix.ca/

Bruce James Orchestra presents: a VARIETY of VEGAS!

BJO Variety of Vegas FB


7:30-9:30PM – Rocky Point Tap House

2524 St John’s St, Port Moody, B.C.

The Bruce James Orchestra will take you to the stages of Las Vegas and perform some of the hits that made Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Aretha Franklin, Harry Connick Jr, Glenn Miller and many more famous!

Come for the show, a bite, a drink or two with friends and relax at Port Moody’s beautiful Rocky Point Tap House as you are musically whisked to the lounges of Las Vegas.

Cover charge at the door: $10. Cash only cover.

We look forward to seeing you at our show!


BJO at Suburban Swing’s 15th Annual Christmas Masquerade Ball: Dec. 27, 2015



Tickets now on sale for the Suburban Swing
15th Annual Christmas Confetti Masquerade Ball!  December 27th 2015 7 pm – midnight.

Cost: $35 Student and early purchase discounts available on line before December 1st 2015.

Location: Abbotsford Centre
Address: 33800 King Rd, Abbotsford, BC V2S 8H8.


 You can embrace this winter wonderland dressed in your finest attire accompanied by a most elegant mask. 17000 sq.ft of brilliance!


Music for the dance will be presented to you live by the 21 piece BRUCE JAMES ORCHESTRA!

In addition to dancing to live music, kick off your dance shoes and put on your skates – all in the same arena.

This is an all ages’ event.

There will be dancing, Ice skating (Bring your skates), Licensed Bars available, and more! Door Prizes too!

Dance Lesson included 730-8pm

A Christmas Winter Wonderland!

Purchase tickets at the Abbotsford Centre Box Office, Online at ticketmaster.ca or by phone at (855) 985-5000

Sponsored and decorated by Confetti Party Rentals.

To give back to the local community, there will be a food drive; please bring a non perishable item.

We look forward to seeing you – with your dancin’ shoes (and ice skates!) – at the ball!


Bruce James Orchestra with Randers Big Band – October 7, 2015

Looking for some fabulous live music in a great social setting?

Join the Bruce James Orchestra and the Randers Big Band touring from Denmark as we team up for an evening of music at Port Moody’s Rocky Point Taphouse – 2524 St Johns St, Port Moody, BC.

This FREE concert runs 7-9pm on Wednesday October 7, 2015.

All kitchen and bar service open at the pub during the show.

Come to visit, dance, and socialize with the backdrop of Big Band jazz.

Don’t miss this wonderful concert in the heart of the Tri-Cities!

Big Band Collage 2015




WestCoast Jazz Invitational 2015


Join the Bruce James Orchestra as we take part in the 1st annual WestCoast Jazz Invitational – a full day Big Band Showcase in Vancouver, BC!

The BJO performs at 6:30PM – right before the headliner groups: The Vancouver Groove Orchestra and special guests the Randers Big Band touring from Denmark!

There will be numerous fabulous groups performing all day! Come check out as many as you can starting at 12pm.

Day performances are FREE admission! Evening concert: $20. Tickets available online: www.westcoastjazzinvitational.com/ or at the door.

More information, event participant information and band schedules: Visit the WestCoast Jazz Invitational website.

We look forward to seeing you there!

FINAL SUMMER SERENADE of 2015 – Wed. Aug 26

Summer Serenade 2015 - FINAL

Join the Bruce James Orchestra for our final Summer Serenade concert of Summer, 2015.

Our final show will be full of audience requests, some band favourites from the summer, and lots of great music!

Don’t miss what will be our best concert of the season!

Bring anyone and everyone you know who wants to support live music in their community, and have a harmonious time doing it! 

We hope this show will be record attendance for the ensemble … but that depends on you – our fans!

We look forward to seeing you Wednesday night to send off summer with swing!

Trio Depot Summer Music Festival

JULY 25th, 2015: Don’t Miss this Marvelous Musical Extravaganza!


Share in an evening of musical delight with featured award winning soloists Steve Maddock and Shannon Renning with a musical backdrop provided by the Bruce James Orchestra. From crooner classics to modern day pop favourites, these fine soloists and the Bruce James Orchestra will keep the summer heat going!

See you at the Festival!

More information available from: http://triodepot.com/summertime2015