The National Jazz Awards, presented by Galaxie, CBC’s Continuous Music Network and generously supported by FACTOR, has confirmed that the hosts of this year’s National Jazz Awards are Tim Tamashiro, an artist in his own right and weekend host of CBC Radio’s Tonic and Karen Gordon, a modern day renaissance woman in demand as writer, radio host, film reviewer and media trainer but probably first and foremost a music lover.
Intimate Valentine’s Day Concert
Sheila Jordan with special guests:
Don Thompson and Dave Restivo
Chalkers Pub, 247 Marlee Ave. Toronto
Tickets: $25 each per show/ or $35 at the door* 2:30 4:00 pm or 6:30 8:00 pm
For tickets call 1-888-222-6608 or visit www.ticketweb.ca
Sheila Jordan’s 4 hour Intensive Vocal Workshop with Dave Restivo
When vibraphone virtuoso meets contemporary guitar maestro
Toronto Let the TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival take it back to where it all began when Gary Burton Quartet Revisited, with special guest Pat Metheny, reunite at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts for a special concert on Monday, June 29. Tickets are on sale now. Tickets $45 - $85
Four Seasons Centre Box Office: 416.363.8231 or 1.800.250.4653
July 30 - Juno Award-winner, pianist, composer, arranger, leader, Hilario Duran is a master of Cuban and Latin jazz. Supported by bassist Roberto Occhipinti and drummer Mark Kelso this exceptional trio breaks new ground presenting a unique style o
June 25, 2008: For Immediate Release
GUELPH The Guelph Jazz Festival turns 15 this year, and is announcing its most ambitious, confident and diverse year of programming yet. In the Festival’s first year, Artistic Director Ajay Heble might have considered dedicating a whole Sunday of events to New York composer and bandleader John Zorn, but that would have seemed an unlikely dream. Similarly, having acts like Tortoise (Chicago), ICP Orchestra (Netherlands), and Satoko Fujii ma-do (Japan) al
Guelph Jazz Festival is thrilled to invite you to experience public jazz. Brand new this year are the "Outstallations" - a special series of outdoor events designed to reach new audiences and present unconventional music in Guelph's public spaces. The three Outstallations are: <
TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival Is Not Cancelled
Toronto Despite the ongoing city strike, the TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival will still be taking place at Nathan Phillips Square, starting on Friday June 26 and running to Sunday July 5. The strike will not affect any of the Festival’s 350+ performances.
"The Festival is a self-contained event, run independently from the City. It is business as usual for the TD Canada Trust
(For Immediate Release - April 15, 2008) Toronto, ON The 3rd annual Art of Jazz Celebration, taking place from June 4 - 8th in Toronto’s historic Distillery District, proudly announces this year’s line-up which will include: legendary Brazilians Hermeto Pascoal and Egberto Gismonti, th
From June 5-7, 2009, the 4th Annual Art of Jazz Global Jazz Village will transform the Distillery Historic District in Toronto into a hotbed of rhythm, improvisation, harmony and sophistication.
Art of Jazz offers 3 days of major concerts, themed programs, workshops, jam sessions, photo exhibits, author readings and more. This year Art of Jazz honours Italian jazz and culture.
The Distillery will be transformed into festival ne
The featured musicians include Ron Carter, Joe Locke, Horacee Arnold, Vic Juris, Will Calhoun, Buster Williams, Ray Mantilla, James "D-Train" Williams, T.K. Blue, Rene McLean, Erika Rose, Wayne Cobham, Kendra Shank, Frank Kimbrough, Queen Esth