SHADOPLAY is an original Jazz, Funk and Latin Band from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Our band puts on an energetic performance with some of the top musician’s in Calgary.

About Shadoplay Jazz Music

Alex Hutchison, plays melodic solo’s on fret-less and fretted basses. Jay Harman-guitar, accompanies with tasty fluid licks. Enoc Velazquez,  a drummer‘s drummer with rhythms on top of rhythms.

SHADOPLAY is named after Joni Mitchell’s painting “Shadowplay” that is the cover of an LA Express album “Shadowplay.” Originally formed in 1981, Alex restarted SHADOPLAY with Peter Strietman in December 2006.  Enoc Velazquez joined in September, 2012.  Jay Harman in January, 2014.


SHADOPLAY performs in a variety of settings,  such as lounges, night clubs, festivals, auto museums, vintage schools, hair salons and art galleries. For bookings  call:

Alex Hutchison  at 403 225 1134 or email:

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