Jeannette Lambert

Creative living through jazz & intuition

May 12, 2018
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When I was a web artist

Once upon a time I was a web artist, when it was a new frontier and I was cited as a pioneer in a big catalogue for an ambitious exhibition called Future Cinema. At that time websites were in their … Continue reading

March 20, 2017
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Singing about storms and embroidery

This past weekend we had a wonderful evening making music at Resonance Café here in Montréal. Michel and I invited our nephew, accomplished and versatile guitarist Gabriel Lambert, to join us. We also invited bassist Guillaume Bouchard, who has been … Continue reading

February 2, 2016
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Jazz as a parenting style

After rolling my eyes at yet another article criticizing modern parents for being indulgent with their children, I was happy to come across this article from the NYTimes that fit my own parenting philosophy rather better, How to Raise a … Continue reading

January 4, 2016
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Missing Paul Bley

I’m missing Paul Bley today, after learning of his passing yesterday, January 3, 2016. It’s impossible to imagine there won’t be more rich and humorous encounters with the great jazz master. I consider it great luck to have been able to … Continue reading

December 22, 2015
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Thinking of Joe Strummer

It’s the anniversary of Joe Strummer’s passing, Twitter tells me. Looking at all the photos and videos reminded me of what I loved about his singing back when I was a teen. It might seem odd that a jazz singer … Continue reading

December 19, 2015
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Holiday music

  We recorded the album Jeannettically Modified Christmas Songs after several years of great Christmas party gigs. Every December we’d hike up to the top of a skyscraper overlooking the financial district in Toronto, swig martinis, wolf down sushi and … Continue reading