Bayou Jazz Band
Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
2001 - Present


Alan Burns ~ Drums
Lyle Carter ~ Clarinet
Bob Ethridge ~ Tuba, Bass
Joe Hatherill ~ Reeds
Rod Murray ~ Trombone
Boyd Norman ~ Upright Bass
John Roule ~ Drums
Gerry Teahan ~ Piano, Bass
Ron Thompson ~ Banjo, Guitar


Harry Busby (the "Canadian Cockney") - Trumpet, Flugelhorn

In Memory of

Lyle Carter
Harry Busby

Harry Busby, the "Canadian Cockney"  passed away the morning of 22 August 2007 at about 10:10 am, at the age of 74.  We are going to miss him dearly.

Our kindest regards,

Al Burns, Pat & Gordon Catherwood and the Creek Big Band, August 2007

Pender Harbour Jazz Festival

Some of the other Pacific Northwest music groups represented in this band include: The Chancellers, Messenger, Shawanagan, Berrycup Blooze Band, Creek Big Band, The EdgeMissing Lynx, Rose, The Runabouts,  and many other NW bands.

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Last Update: 27 August 2007
Credits:  Alan Burns
Band # 1501