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May 29 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Rob Gellner Sextet
    Rob Gellner brings a fresh and exciting approach to his arrangements of a number of standards as well as a host of original compositions which will be premiered at the jazz room.  His great sense of melody and arrangement is captured in this recording of Stolen Moments from the jazz room. Joining Rob on trumpet …
May 30 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Elizabeth Shepherd Quartet (Montreal)
Some  praise for The Signal – Elizabeth’s latest release: “A soul-groove masterpiece”….”one of the big releases of 2014.” Radio Cologne (Germany) “Top 10 Soul/R&B Album of 2014″ EXCLAIM “An important work” London Evening Standard “An enchanting album” Radio France Velvety-voiced pianist Elizabeth Shepherd arrived on the international scene in 2006 when her debut album Start To Move was voted one of the top …
Andy Klaehn Quintet - A Tribute to the Great Jazz Clarinetists - Goodman, Questa, Shaw and more
Andy Klaehn is a dynamic, multi-talented, professional musician, bandleader, and master teacher. He is a highly sought after alto, soprano, and tenor sax player, as well as a flute and clarinet player performing with various artists in a wide array of collaborations from duos to sextets. Andy is also a founding member of the renowned …
Jun 6 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Phil Dwyer Quartet (BC)
”Phil Dwyer, in my estimation, is one of the great tenor players of jazz.” -Dave Young On Dec. 30, 2013 Phil was appointed as a Member of the Order Of Canada. He was cited for “his contributions to jazz as a performer, composer and producer, and for increasing access to music education in his community.” …
Jun 12 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Carey West Quartet
Carey West demonstrates  her diversity by fronting the Jazz group “Carey West and the Millionaires”, as a singer /songwriter in the Caribbean Funk outfit “The Liquidaires” and by lending her chops to the four-part vocals of the alt-bluegrass band “The Jeremiahs”. In 2008 Carey was awarded funding by the Ontario Arts Council and produced the …
Jun 13 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Bernie Senensky Quartet
“I’m essentially a bebop player, and beyond. My heroes are anyone from Bud Powell to McCoy Tyner to Keith Jarrett and Herbie Hancock.” – Bernie Senensky Toronto keyboardist Bernie Senensky has earned the reputation of being one of Canada’s premier jazz artists. His playing has been featured internationally in many concerts & festivals, and he …
Jun 19 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Pram Trio
Winners of the 2014 TD Grand Prix de Jazz award!  “…it’s not enough to play very well; you have to do something that’s actually going to be compelling and original.  Pram Trio was like that.” – Michael Bourne, Newark New Jersey’s WBGO 88.3 FM Pram Trio is a Toronto-­based ensemble formed in 2009. Awarded the …
2015 Juno Award "Best Jazz Recording" Kirk McDonald Quartet
  2015 Juno Award winner for “Best Jazz Recording -Solo”! Vista Obscura is the latest album by saxophonist Kirk MacDonald. It is his sixth release on Addo Records and features the legendary Harold Mabern, along with Canadian jazz greats Neil Swainson, Andre White, and Pat LaBarbera. Vista Obscura is Kirk’s second Juno Award winner and sixth Juno Award nomination. With …
Jun 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Rebecca Binnendyk Band
  Perennial Jazz Room favourite vocalist Rebecca Binnendyk returns to the club for her annual show. This time, she brings with her a debut album you don’t want to miss. Rebecca started singing and performing when she was very young. Her professional career began at 18 and blossomed in 2006 when she began fronting the …
Jun 27 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Special Event--Guido Basso Quintet
“Guido Basso is one of the best musicians this country has ever produced. Period.” – Jazz FM “He is credited with the theory that one attacks the trumpet and makes love to a flugelhorn.” – Justin Time Records Basso began playing trumpet at nine, studied at the Conservatoire de musique du Quebec a Montreal,   …

 


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