Welcome!

2016-2017 Jazz Pass now available for $350!

Have a wonderful summer – we will see you when we re-open for Season 6, on September 9th, with Larry Larson!

Sep 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Thank you, one and all, for your fantastic support in our first half-decade!  We will host a couple of Uptown Jazz Festival events on July 16th, and then re-open with a triple header on Sept 9 / 10 / 11 … Stay tuned for all the details!
Sep 9 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Larry Larson's Jazz Guys
KW’s favorite trumpeter brings his “Jazz Guys” band back to the Jazz Room to open the season.  The “Jazz Guys” have opened every season but one and we are thrilled that he can do it again for our sixth year. Larry Larson has been Principal Trumpet of the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony since 1993. He is a …
Sep 10 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Robi Botos Trio
Juno Award – “jazz Album of the Year” for Movin’ Forward “Robi is one of the most swingin’, soulful, funky, world class players I’ve ever heard, and he has a technique like you can’t believe. Definitely one of my very favorite players!!!”   -Joey DeFrancesco Hungarian born Romani/ Musician Robi Botos was raised in a musical …
Matthew Sheens Group (Australia) Sunday Matinee
Born in Bowral, Australia, and raised in Sydney, Melbourne, Woolongong and Adelaide, Matthew began playing the piano at age 4 and, in 2003 (11th grade) received the Jack De Vos Scholarship to study at the Elder Conservatorium. In 2004 Matthew toured with his quartet across the USA performing his original music. Matthew graduated from the …
Sep 16 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Sep 17 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Sep 23 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Sep 24 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Sep 30 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Hannah Burge and Hendrik Meurkins (NYC)
  Singer, Hannah Burgé (bur-jeh) has just released her debut album, Green River Sessions. A synthesis of contemporary jazz and world music elements, GRS is a record of all heart. Heart for the urban spaces and the quiet peace that forests bring. Burgé has been a city girl since 1999, when she moved to Toronto …
Oct 1 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Oct 7 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Oct 14 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Roger Kellaway (Los Angeles) Sunday Matinee
Roger Kellaway is a giant of modern American music. An incomplete list of his many accomplishments includes: Academy Award Nomination, Film Score – “A Star is Born”, Barbara Streisand Director Grammy Award  -”Memos from Paradise” with Eddie Daniels Honorary Doctorate – New England Conservatory of Music 2010 Grand Prix du Jazz (Record Of The Year) …

 


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