Your stylish fun filled evening takes place at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre on December 31, 2020.
The night kicks off with cocktails at 5:30 pm, followed by a truly amazing four course gourmet meal provided by Executive Chef Derek Ragnitz of the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre.
Live Entertainment on New Year's Eve!
After your elegant four course dinner, you will be treated to the world class jazz artistry of the Steve Berndt Quartet featuring Canadian Jazz singer and JUNO Award Winner Kellylee Evans. She is a three-time JUNO nominee, taking the JUNO Award home in 2011 for “Vocal Jazz Album of the Year”. Steve Berndt is the 2018 Gold Winner of the International Independent Film Awards for best original song “Blue Skies on Mars”
In 2004 Evans won second place at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Vocals Competition, where Quincy Jones, Dee Dee Bridgewater and Al Jarreau were among the judges. In 2006, she released her debut album “Fight or Flight?”, which was nominated for a 2007 Juno award. Her 2011 JUNO Award winning album “Nina” was inspired by the life and work of Nina Simone. In 2018 Evans was nominated for the JUNO Award for Vocal Jazz Album of the Year for her album “Come On”.