The Butchart Chronicles : July 9, 2015

Lebeau-Petersen Band, Friday, July 10, 2015

Lebeau-Petersen Band

The Lebeau-Petersen Band play a wide variety of familiar classic pop rock tunes. See them at perform at 8:00 pm Friday night!

The band bio's are as follows:

Niels Petersen
Born in Copenhagen, Denmark, Niels Petersen has been a performing musician, producer and song-writer since his move to Canada. As a guitarist & pianist, Niels has shared the stage with such artists as Joan Armatrading, Tina Turner, Burton Cummings, Sir Cliff Richard,Trish Yearwood and Vince Gill, to name a few. A prolific composer, Niels has over 100 songs in his catalogue and has written music for television documentaries and short films, including a New York Freddie award winning film documentary in 2002 and a Bravo Channel art expose in 2008.

With his new formed Quartet, Niels is looking forward to coming to your venue with a varied and entertaining program.

Norm Macpherson
Norm Macpherson is a Canadian guitar legend, recording artist and honorary member of the Victoria Music Hall of Fame. His credits include album recordings that span from The Poppy Family, Terry Jacks & Susan Jacks, Skylark Band with founding member David Foster, Burton Cummings, Sample-Stearns Band & Canadian troubadour legend Valdy, whom he backed up with over 1500 national & international concerts.

Norm has returned to his native Victoria from Windsor, Ontario, and all his adoring fans are more than happy that he has returned to perform his incredible guitar styles, but also as an active bassoon player with the Sooke Symphony Orchestra.

Connie Lebeau
Connie Lebeau studied classical piano for thirteen years and along the way picked up the bass and drums, playing percussion in University Orchestra. Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Connie moved to the west coast of Canada, teaming up with husband Niels Petersen. Connie has toured from coast to coast with Canadian troubadour Valdy. As singer and bass accordion player for family entertainer, Raffi, Connie has performed on Broadway in New York City’s Gershwin Theatre and also at world famous Radio City Music Hall where she worked with the late noted producer Phil Ramone. Connie has toured as opening act for Dolly Parton, and also appeared in Disney videos with family entertainer, Norman Foote.

Ross Hall
Drummer extraordinaire, Ross currently tours with the Bill Johnson Blues Band, The King Bees and free lances with our group.