Calendar

Please note that Non-GRJS shows (marked in green) are not scheduled, hosted nor run by the Grand River Jazz Society.  Tickets for those shows must be purchased directly from the promoter.  Please check the individual listings for details.

April – June 2014

Join Sal Rosselli (saxophone) and Steve Collett (trumpet, flugelhorn, piano) for some dinner jazz!
The Heillig Manoeuvre (Quartet)
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
The Heillig Manoeuvre (Quartet)
In 1979, Bassist Henry Heillig and  Matt Zimbel formed the legendary nine piece latinfunksalzajazz band Manteca and went on to record 10 albums, win [...]
Momentus - featuring Ingrid Jensen (Sextet from NYC)
“Michael Webster’s creations are long, unfurling musical journeys chock full of content. Singable melodies come swathed in a background of advanced, modern harmonies and adventurous, challenging rhythms” – Ottawa [...]
Tim Louis Quartet
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Tim Louis Quartet
Alexis Baro Quintet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Alexis Baro Quintet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
  Trumpeter Alexis Baro has established himself amongst the premiere artists on the Canadian jazz landscape.  Born in Havana, he completed his musical education [...]
OPENING BAND – Harry Vetro Quartet
Saturday @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
OPENING BAND - Harry Vetro Quartet @ The Jazz Room @ The Huether Hotel | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
    Max Forster – Trumpet Ewen Farncombe  - Piano Nick Arseneau – Bass Harry Vetro – Drums http://www.harryvetro.com/#!the-harry-vetro-quartet/c1gxc
Dave Young Octet
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Dave Young Octet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
  With the formation of The Dave Young/Terry Promane Octet, two major, musical and creative forces in jazz have come together to form the most [...]
OPENING BAND – The Jonathan Blaak Trio
Saturday @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
OPENING BAND - The Jonathan Blaak Trio @ The Jazz Room @ The Huether Hotel | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Drop by for some dinner jazz! Will Mukuna – Guitar Jon Stemmler – Upright bass Jonathan Blaak – Drums     https://www.facebook.com/thejonathanblaakgroup
Rachel Therrien Quintet (from Montreal)
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Rachel Therrien Quintet (from Montreal) @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
“Rachel is a young trumpet player with a luxurious opus in her compositions and her multicultural rhythms. A musical, fluid and mature phrasing” – [...]
Joni NehRita Quintet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Joni NehRita Quintet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Ryan Oliver Quintet
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Ryan Oliver Quintet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Adrean Farrugia Trio
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Adrean Farrugia Trio @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Andriy Tykhonov Quartet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Andriy Tykhonov Quartet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Neil Swainson Trio
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Neil Swainson Trio @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Pram Trio
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Pram Trio @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Ted’s Warren Commission
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Ted's Warren Commission @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Alysha Brilla Sextet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Alysha Brilla Sextet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
David Buchbinder Quintet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
David Buchbinder Quintet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Jason Raso Quintet
Friday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Jason Raso Quintet @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
Laila Biali (from NYC)
Saturday @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Laila Biali (from NYC) @ Jazz Room | Waterloo | Ontario | Canada
“She is an exciting and unique talent, and I admire her greatly.”  - Sting       “Biali has a voice that makes the listener [...]



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