Musical duo at coffee house

Red Velvet Music will perform on June 13

Red Velvet Music will perform in Abbotsford.

Red Velvet Music will perform in Abbotsford.

On June 13 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Red Velvet Music will bring the high notes to House of James (2743 Emerson St.) with music from a range of genres, old and new.

With Katherine Grefner’s resonant vocals and Darrel Swanson at the keys, they swing from jazz and R&B to contemporary Top 40 covers.

Grefner and Swanson met while performing together in the Bruce James Orchestra, a full big band in the Lower Mainland. Swanson is an experienced pianist and has played for orchestras, bands, recording studios and solo gigs from Saskatchewan to Toronto to B.C.

For more information about the Envision Financial Coffee House series, including the full concert schedule, visit

The concert is also a Full Cupboard night, where attendees can help reduce hunger in Abbotsford by bringing non-perishable food items or a cash donation.