Performers

XL The Band is the Western Canadian Music Award nominated hip hop/ jazz/ alternative fusion side project of 4-time JUNO Award winning Vancouver group Swollen Members. The members of XL have decades of live experience rocking audiences of tens of thousands on festival main stages, playing in orchestras, and winding up jazz clubs.

XL is composed of Prevail and Rob The Viking from Swollen Members, Liesa Norman, a former Vancouver Symphony Orchestra flautist and singer who holds a doctorate in music performance and composition, and Neph from WCMA nominated rap group Alpha Omega.

Jill Barber is a three-time Juno Award nominated singer-songwriter with an unforgettable voice once heard, never forgotten.  

Her critically acclaimed repertoire spans a transformative spectrum from folk, to vocal jazz, to pop, and includes songs in both French and English. 

Blue Marble Ensemble is an infusion world music ensemble, who perform songs from various parts of the world; including Eastern Europe, Middle East, Latin America, South Africa, Arab world, and India. Our goal is promotion of love, unity, and peace among all human beings regardless of their origins, skin color, religion, and language. We advocate for ‘Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness’ of all human beings in the world through music.