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Past Shows

Sat. September 23rd 2017
Blue Frog Studios White Rock BC (No Minors)
Jane Moritfee, Rene Worst, David Sinclair , Bill Sample
Sat. September 27th 2014
Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House Vancouver BC (All Ages)
Smokin’ Soul Section, The Big Butter and Egg Band, The Carnival Band, TIM SARS BAND, Ladybird, Oceanside Dakota Drum Group, Rebecca Baker and Taylor Jacobs
Sat. June 21st 2014
St. Andrew's-Wesley Church Vancouver BC (All Ages)
The Marcus Mosely Chorale, Marcus Mosely, Bill Sample, Cayla Brooke, Langley Fine Arts Chamber Choir
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Sat. March 29th 2014
Copper Owl (No Minors)
Shoestring Bourbon, The Andrew Wright Band, The Bad, Jade
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Bill Sample

Active / Available - Confirmed: Nov. 29, 2016 (Awaiting Update)

jazz, funk, R&B from Vancouver BC
Instruments: Piano/Keyboards, Composition/Songwriting, Arranging, Knobs and Dials, vocals, production details

Victoria Music Hall of Fame Inductee 2010
Lifetime Achievement Award
Most Influential Jazz Musician 1950-1979
Queens Royal Jubille Medal 2012
BC Entertainment hall of Fame
Sample Stearns Band
David Foster Band
Powder Blues
Leonard and Sample
(to name a few)

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Current Projects

Kenny Colman & The Wizards of JazzKeyboards

Past Projects

Leonard & Sample
Sample StearnsKeyboards / Vocals1973 - 1980
The Composers Group1973 - 1975
Bill Sample TrioKeyboards / Vocals1975 - 1979
Bill Sample QuintetKeyboards / Vocals1980
David Foster BandKeyboards1987 - 1995
Face The DistanceKeyboards1988 - 1990
Barkus is WillingKeyboards60s
The TalismenKeyboards60s
MammothKeyboards / Vocals70s
Available for paid gigs



Bill Sample Trio with Rene Worst & Buff Allen #1
In this video: Bill Sample
Posted: Mar. 21, 2016
Filmed: Aug. 9, 2015


Listing last updated/confirmed Nov. 29, 2016