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Feb 12 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Big Band Theory
BBT is excited to return to the Jazz Room, where they typically pack the house. After annual concerts in this regions only club dedicated to jazz, they have mastered the art of cramming upwards of 17 musicians on one stage! The sweet sounds of the saxophone section will be up close and personal with the …
Feb 13 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Maureen Kennedy
“A vocalist who caresses the music but never jangles the nerves” – Mark Holston, Jazzis Magazine “Too often we heap praise on an artist. In the case of Maureen Kennedy, it is not often enough. Ethereal, soulful and a singular voice that is immediate in its impact and timeless in its breadth. Maureen Kennedy is …
Winter Jazz Festival - Brownman Electryc Trio Play Electric Miles (at the Boathouse) @ The Boathouse | Kitchener | Ontario | Canada
Please note that this show is not included with your Jazz Room Pass. Passholders must pay full admission for this show. The inaugural “Winter Jazz Festival” will take place over four days at The Boathouse, The Registry Theatre, and the Jazz Room. Some will remember the epic performance at The Jazz Room on Halloween by …
Winter Jazz Festival - Yotam Silberstein Quartet (New York City) (at The Jazz Room)
Please note that admission to this show is included with your Jazz Room pass. “Since his arrival in New York in 2005, Israeli guitarist Yotam Silberstein has made an impact on the scene with his precision bebop lines and fleet-fingered improvisations.” - Jazz Times Tel – Aviv native Yotam Silberstein began playing guitar at age …
Feb 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Winter Jazz Festival - Alana Bridgewater Quartet (at the Registry Theatre) @ The Registry Theatre
Please note that this show is not included with your Jazz Room pass. Pass holders must pay regular admission for this show. The inaugural “Winter Jazz Festival” will take place over four days at The Boathouse, The Registry Theatre, and the Jazz Room.  This Saturday performance will be at the Registry Theatre  There will not …
Winter Jazz Festival - Special Sunday Matinee - The Bernie Carroll Project (at the Jazz Room)
Please note that admission for this show  is included with your Jazz Room pass. Bernie Carroll has been fascinated by music ever since he discovered drums at 11 years old. In high school he met saxophonist John Tank and they began playing together in local weekend bands. They soon developed a mutual curiosity and interest …
Feb 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Ori Dagan Quartet: Tribute to Nat King Cole
Ori Dagan – vocals David Restivo – piano Nathan Hiltz – guitar Ross MacIntyre – bass   Vocalist Ori Dagan, winner of “Best Jazz Vocals” at the 2015 Toronto Independent Music Awards, is one of Canada’s rising jazz stars. Born in Israel and raised in Toronto, he initially trained as a classical pianist, dabbling in …
Feb 27 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Mike Murley/Jerry Granelli Quartet
Mike Murley An engaging, lyrical saxophonist, Mike Murley is one of Canada’s finest jazz talents and one of the most versatile players on the scene today. Currently active as a leader in various formations from duo to septet, Murley also maintains a busy schedule as a sideman and jazz educator (University of Toronto).  He has played on eleven Juno …
Mar 4 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
 
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Mar 11 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Amanda Tosoff Group (Jazz Meets Poetry)
“…Tosoff shows great promise: as a composer, leader, and performer… Her quartet swings with a genuine spirit, and she interprets clearly with a crisp motion. .. she brings the piano into full view through her calm demeanor and complete confidence.”  – Jim Santella, Cadence Magazine “This group exemplifies so many of the great and positive …
Bristles Trio - Andrew Downing/Jim Lewis/David Occhipinti
  “(David Occhipinti’s) writing is unique, his playing is completely original and stunning… His music is an absolute work of art!” -Jim Hall **** – Downbeat Magazine (Review of “Bristles”) Bristles Trio is the latest project from Bassist Andrew Downing, Trumpeter Jim Lewis and Guitarist David Occhipinti. Five of the six jazz standards on the …
Mar 18 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Derek Hines Big Band
  Derek Hines’ book of vocals is quite diverse.  The themes focus on traditional standards from Evans to Monk.  The sub-plots are a jazz take on legends from Lennon/McCartney to Jimmy Webb. Highlights of his career include performances with Freddy Cole, and 70′s television great John Davidson.  This path also led to a five year …
Mar 19 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Ross Wooldridge - Tribute to Artie Shaw
“ROSS WOOLDRIDGE IS THE BEST JAZZ CLARINETIST THAT CANADA HAS EVER PRODUCED…AMEN!” – Bernie Turcotte, Executive Director of the IAJE Canada (International Association of Jazz Educators) Hamilton native ROSS WOOLDRIDGE (pianist, clarinetist, saxophonist, flutist, arranger, producer, composer, writer, copyist, teacher) currently leads the Tribute to Benny Goodman Sextet, the Ross Wooldridge Trio, and the Ross Wooldridge …
Mar 25 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Andriy Tikhonov
    Andriy Tykhonov has become a Jazz Room favourite having performed to capacity crowds numerous times since the venue’s inception.  Andriy’s enthusiasm, energy and musicianship are infectious and always leave the crowd smiling.  A graduate of the Jazz Department of the Glier State Music College of Kiev in 1995, Andriy Tykhonov is recognized as a prominent …
Mar 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Myriad 3
“If you’re a fan of the jazz-on-the-edge sounds of E.S.T. or The Bad Plus, Toronto-based trio Myriad3 will be right up your alley.” – Ken Franckling, Jazz Notes “Myriad3 is cutting edge, the future of modern jazz.”  – Brent Black, Critical Jazz Myriad 3 is a true co-operative. All three members share compositional duties, all …

 


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