Ashley Kurkjian performs LIVE from the Long & McQuade Performance Hall at the JAZZ.FM91 studios on Aug. 11, 2022, as part of our Discover Women in Jazz concert series.
Ashley Kurkjian is an accredited music therapist, a registered psychotherapist (qualifying) and a freelance musician in Toronto. Ashley currently leads and composes for her seven-piece chamber fusion band Different Era, who released their self-titled EP in October, 2016. Ashley can also be heard performing around the GTA with bands GRACE and Human Magic. Ashley has also had the pleasure of playing the Halifax Jazz Festival with Chelsea McBride’s Socialist Night School, the Beaches International Jazz Festival and more with GRACE and The Achromatics, and the Toronto Undergraduate Jazz Festival and the Korean Harvest Festival with Different Era.