on the ‘hat – Strings of Pearls

‘Strings of Pearls’ is an excerpt of on the ‘hat’s performance at Hermann’s Jazz Club in the summer of 2022. Kathryn Le Gros, piano, and Diane Berry, flute, join dynamic singer, Marnie Setka-Mooney, in putting on their pearls and performing some of the songs loved by the young women of the thirties and forties. That generation that loved their pearls, even if they came from Woolworth’s.

I’m Beginning to See the Light by Duke Ellington
Stormy Weather by Harold Arlen
Accenchuate the Positive by Harold Arlen
Somewhere Over the Rainbow by Harold Arlen

on the ‘hat is an dynamic and versatile trio from Vancouver Island. Their repertoire ranges from classical to jazz to contemporary. They have performed at Hermann’s Jazz Club in Victoria, the Highlands Coffeehouse, given concerts at St. Mary’s Church, and in Augmented Trio Promotions online series August Tunes of Passion. You can hear more of their music on the Augmented Trio Promotions Youtube channel.

Marnie Setka- Mooney, vocals
Diane Berry, flute
Kathryn Le Gros, piano


June 10th, 2023

The VSO and VSO School of Music are excited for the return of Day of Music to Downtown Vancouver with FREE performances by musicians from across the Lower Mainland and beyond. Enjoy performances and activities by the VSO and others as we come together and celebrate the joy and fun of music.