The Commodore Ballroom 5 nights, opening for Colin James, Vancouver BC.

Frostbite Music Festival, Whitehorse, YT



 Edmonton Folk Festival workshop with Johnny Shines, Paul James & John Hammond



 Edmonton Folk Festival workshop with Charles Brown & Roy Forbes



 Classic Blues Festival, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 Calgary Folk Music Festival

 Frostbite Music Festival, Whitehorse, YT



 The Yellow Door, Montreal

 Harbourfront, Toronto

 Home Country Festival, London, Ontario

 Calgary Folk Music Festival

 The Islands Festival, Vancouver Island, BC



 Montreal Jazz Festival / Solo acoustic

 Harbourfront Soul'N Blues Festival, Toronto

 Hillside Festival, Guelph, Ontario

 Harrison Festival Of The Arts

 Under The Volcano Festival, Nelson, British Columbia

 Gathering At The Lake, Fernie, BC



 Winnipeg Folk Music Festival

 Calgary Folk Music Festival

 Calgary Jazz City opening for Los Lobos at the Jack Singer Concert Hall

 Edmonton Jazz City with Colin James at the Francis Winspear Centre For Music

 Arden Theatre, Edmonton



 Urkult Festival, Sweden

 Gavle Festival, Sweden

 Radio Bremen, Germany



 Radio Bremen with Bill Bourne & Madagascar Slim

 Switzerland & Germany Tour with Bill Bourne & Madagascar Slim

 In Guitar Festival, Dübendorf, Switerland

 Ottawa Folk Festival with Bill Bourne & Madagascar Slim

 Edmonton Folk Festival with Bill Bourne & Madagascar Slim

 The Margaret Greenham Theatre at the Banff Centre with Ellen MacIlwaine



 Quasimodo, Berlin, Germany with Tri-Continental and Mary Coughlin

 Fabrik, Hamburg, Germany with Tri-Continental and Mary Coughlin

 Salmon Arm Roots and Blues Festival with Tri-Continental

 Canmore Folk Festival with Tri-Continental

 Summerfolk, Owen Sound, ON with Tri-Continental

 Saltspring Festival of the Arts with Tri-Continental

 Islands Festival, Duncan BC with Tri-Continental

 Calgary Folk Music Festival with Tri-Continental

 Toronto Harbourfront Centre with Tri-Continental

 Winnipeg Folk Music Festival with Tri-Continental

 Vancouver Folk Music Festival with Tri-Continental

 Montreal Jazz Festival with Tri-Continental

 The Banff Centre for the Performing Arts, with The Very Electric Trio

 North Country Fair, Jousard, Ab. with The Very Electric Trio

 Live CBC recording with The Very Electric Trio for "Saturday Night Blues"

 Quebec City, L' Autre with The Very Electric Trio

 Montreal, Cafe Campus with The Very Electric Trio

 "So Here We Are" CD Release Concerts - Myer Horowitz Theatre, Edmonton and The Night Gallery Cabaret, Calgary



 Winspear Center, Edmonton, with Mae Moore, opening for Taj Mahal

 Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, with Mae Moore, opening for Taj Mahal

 Sidetrack Cafe, w/ Mae Moore

 Europe tour w/ Very Electric Trio

 *Meisenfrei Radio, Bremen, Germany

 *Museumskeller, Fulda, Germany

 *Neue Welt Blues Festival, Ingolstadt, Germany

 Western Canada Tour w/ Very Electric Trio

 *Sidetrack Cafe, Edmonton, Alberta

 *Harrison Festival of the Arts, Harrison Hotsprings, B.C.

 *Capilano College Performing Arts Theatre, North Vancouver, B.C.

 *The Myer Horowitz Theatre, Edmonton, Alberta, with Mae Moore

 *Night Gallery, Calgary, Alberta

 *Lakeside Pub, Invermere, B.C.

 *Banff Centre For The Performing Arts, Banff, Alberta

 *Crawdaddies, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

 *The West End Cultural Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 *Horizon Stage, Spruce Grove, Alberta

 Tri Continental Canadian tour

 *October 28 - Lucky Bar, Victoria, B.C.

 *October 27 - The Edge Pub, Comox, B.C.

 *October 26 - Capilano College, North Vancouver, B.C.

 *October 25 - Harrison Hall, Harrison Hot Springs, B.C.

 *October 24 - Flour Meadow Bakery, Clearwater, B.C.

 *October 23 - Downstream Pub, Jasper, Alberta

 *October 21 - Red Deer College Arts Centre, Red Deer, Alberta

 *October 20 - Meyer Horowitz Theatre, Edmonton, Alberta

 *October 19 - Lyle Victor Albert Centre, Bonnyville, Alberta

 *October 18 - VooDoo Lounge, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

 *October 16 - West End Cultural Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

 *October 15 - Minnedosa Performing Arts, Minnedosa, Manitoba

 *October 12 - Margaret Greenham Theatre, Banff, Alberta

 *October 11 - Dalhousie Community Centre, Calgary, Alberta

 Tour of Germany, Spain, Switzerland, Italy and Austria with Tri-Continental,

 *August 21 - Jena, Germany (with Mary Coughlan)

 *August 20 - Wurselen, Germany (with Mary Coughlan)

 *August 1 - Kassel, Germany (with Mary Coughlan)

 *July 31 - Frankfurt, Germany (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 30 - Aschaffenburg, Germany (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 29 - Marburg, Germany

 *July 28 - Kassel, Germany (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 27 - Lorrach, Germany (with Eric Bibb)

 *July 23 - Ponevedra, Spain

 *July 20 - Almunecar, Spain

 *July 18 - Madrid, Spain (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 13 - Lugano, Switzerland (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 11 - Milan, Italy (with Taj Mahal)

 *July 9 - Rome, Italy

 *July 5 - Sarzana, Italy (with Taj Mahal) 

*July 3 - Innsbruck, Austria (with Taj Mahal)

 *June 30 - Waidhofen, Austria (with Taj Mahal)

 *June 29 - Vienna, Austria (with Taj Mahal)

 *June 28 - Maribor, Slovenia

 *June 27 - Maribor, Slovenia

 *June 26 - Maribor, Slovenia

 *May 12 - Meisenfrei Radio, Bremen, Germany

 *May 10 - Museumskeller, Fulda, Germany

 *May 9 - Neue Welt Blues Festival, Ingolstadt, Germany


  Winnipeg Folk Festival with Mae Moore

 Jasper Folk Festival with Mae Moore

 Jasper Folk Festival with The Very Electric Trio

 Mission Folk Festival with Mae Moore

 Taping of 'Madly Off In All Directions' for CBC Radio, Charlottetown

 Tour w/Mae Moore

 *May 30 - Vancouver, B.C., The WISE Hall

 *May 28/29 - Penticton, B.C., Dream Cafe

 *May 27 - Fernie, B.C., The Arts Station

 *May 25 - Sherwood Park, Alberta, Festival Place

 *May 24 - Fort MacMurray, Keyano Theatre

 *May 22 - Calgary, Alberta, Ironwood Stage and Grill

 *May 17 - Pender Island, B.C, New Community Hall


 Czech Republic & German tour with/ Mae Moore

 *March 15 - "Kulturni dum", Jablunkov, Czech Republic

 *March 14 - "M-Club", Val. Mezirici, Czech Republic

 *March 13 - "La France", Kolin, Czech Republic

 *March 12 - "Pod Carou", Pisek, Czech Republic

 *March 11 - "Schlacthof", Kassel, Germany

 *March 10 - Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

 *March 9 - "Tarantino", Lahr, Germany

 *March 6 - "Schorschl", Eisenach, Germany

 Acoustic Edge Folk Society, Bellville, Ontario

 taping of 'Madly Off In All Directions' for CBC Radio, Charlottetown, P.E.I.

 The Dream Cafe, Penticton, B.C. January 17-20

 Mary Winspear Centre, Edmonton, Alberta, with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, January 14-15


 Taping of CBC Radio's "Atlantic Airwaves" with Mae Moore, Victoria-By-The-Sea, PEI


 Bravo TV Special filming entitled 'Mae Moore and Lester Quitzau - In Their Own Back Yard'

 Spring Italian tour with Mae Moore

 Summer Tri-Continental tour - Switzerland, Austria and Germany

 Alberta Scene showcase in Ottawa with Very Electric Trio, recorded by CBC for Saturday Night Blues

 Blues in the Schools, Ottawa

 Fall western Canadian tour with Mae Moore

 November Canadian Tri-Continental tour – highlights

 *The Capilano Theatre, Vancouver, BC

  *The Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary, Alberta

 *The Myer Horowitz Theatre, Edmonton, Alberta

*The Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta



 Tour with Chris Frye & The Analogue Ghosts, November 16-19

 The Horizon Stage, with Mae Moore, Spruce Grove, AB

 Long & McQuade, slide guitar workshop, Victoria, BC

 Summerfolk Festival, with Mae Moore, Owen Sound, Ontario

 Nanaimo Blues Festival, Lester Quitzau Electric Trio, Harbourfront Plaza, Nanaimo, BC

 Tri Continental, Canada Day Celebration, Cloverdale Fairgrounds, Surrey, BC

 Red Cedar Songwriter Camp, Songwriters in the Round, Lester Quitzau, Mae Moore, Shari Ulrich & David Essig, Pender Island Community Hall, Pender Island, BC

 ROOTSWAY ROOTS'N'BLUES & FOOD FESTIVAL June 9-10, with Bill Bourne, in Roccabianca, Parma, Italy

 The One Yellow Rabbit Theatres' High Performance Rodeo with Peter Moller's 'Shrine of Impossible Love'

 The Alex Goolden Performance Hall, with Cesaria Evora, Victoria, BC



 CBC live Tri-Continental recording at the Arden Theatre, St Albert, AB

 Tri-Continental Eastern Canada Tour, November 14 - 26

 Tri-Continental Western Canada Tour, October 14 - November 4

 Edmonton International Jazz Festival, with Madeleine Peyroux, Winspear Centre, Edmonton, Alberta

 RedCedar Songwriter Camp, Pender Island, June 21 - 24

 Tri-Continental Spring tour, Germany - Austria, April 5 - May 7


 Lester Quitzau Trio (Mike Lent - bass, Sandro Dominelli - drums and guest Bob Tildesley - trumpet).

 Live CBC recording from the Yardbird Suite, Edmonton, Alberta

 Alberta Tour


 w/ Tri-Continental

 Luminato Festival, Toronto.

 The Lester Quitzau Trio

 Harrison Festival of the Arts

 Vancouver Folk Music Festival

 Western Canada tour, Oct. 29 - Nov. 7

 Live CBC Recording 


 Lester Quitzau Trio

 Vancouver Islands Musicfest, BC

 Charlie White Theatre, Mary Winspear Centre. Sidney BC

 The Arden theatre, St Albert, AB

 Calgary International Blues Festival

 Lethbridge Folk Club w/ Farley Scott


 The Yardbird Suite, Edmonton AB

 Hornby Island Blues Camp, BC

 Surrey Fusion Festival, BC

 Mayne Island Music Society, Mayne Island, BC


 Hyack River Festival, New Westminster, BC

 Butchart Garden Music in the garden, Victoria, BC


 Tri-Continental Tour

 Live @ Railtown w/ Terrry David Mulligan