La Trompette de Noël play beautiful melodies of such seasonal favourites as The First Noël, Silent Night and O Little Town of Bethlehem. Swinging Dixieland treatments are also given to popular songs like Frosty the Snowman, Jinglebell Rock and Let It Snow, to add a lot of fun to holiday festivities. A wide variety of Dixieland and Jazz Standards rounds out the repertoire of these talented musicians.
La Trompette de Noël features trumpet player Al Guraliuk. Since receiving a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of British Columbia in 1979, Al has been actively involved in Vancouver’s musical community. Currently this talented professional musician performs with The Gastby Strutters Jazz Band, The Al Guraliuk Jazz Quartet, The Gastown Strutters Dixieland Band and Latin Lounge.
La Trompette de Noël have performed for numerous clients including Royal Bank, A&W Foods, Park Royal Shopping Centre, MacDonald Dettwiler & Associates, Kitsilano Fourth Ave BIA, and The City Of Surrey for their Tree Lighting Festival.
La Trompette de Noël has performed at numerous shopping malls and retail stores. Their festive music has heralded the arrival of Santa Claus and entertained holiday shoppers. They are the perfect band for corporate Christmas parties and carol ship cruises. La Trompette de Noël can perform as a strolling trio of trumpet, banjo and acoustic bass or as a quartet by adding clarinet.
Whether dressed in bright red sweaters with Santa hats, or wearing black tuxedos or white dinner jackets with red bow ties for more elegant affairs, La Trompette de Noël creates the perfect festive holiday atmosphere.