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Mar 31 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Andy Klaehn plays "Jazz Room Favorites"
8:30 pm
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 …
Apr 1 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
LeBoeuf Brothers (NYC)
8:30 pm
“a rich brand of modern jazz, with performances and compositions that display an impressive level of sophistication. Textured harmonies and shifting time signatures are handled with aplomb.” – San Fransisco Chronicle The Le Boeuf Brothers are “talented musicians and award-winning composers who channel their influences, environments, and resources into works that reflect their own identities.” …
Apr 7 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Mike Murley Trio
8:30 pm
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 Award-winning recordings …
Michael Occhipinti's Creation Dream - The Music of Bruce Cockburn   - featuring Elizabeth Sheppard
8:30 pm
Michael Occhipinti is a versatile, sound-scultping guitarist and composer/arranger, who has spent decades freely moving between jazz, chamber music, world music, r&b/funk, and anything involving modern guitar sounds.  A nine-time JUNO Award nominee, Michael leads several acclaimed groups including The Sicilian Project, Shine On: The Universe of John Lennon,  The Triodes, and the 16-piece group NOJO (Neufeld-Occhipinti …
Apr 14 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Olivier Babaz Trio
8:30 pm
Born and raised in Paris, Olivier  started traveling at a very young age in Europe and worldwide. he lived mainly in France, Netherlands, Reunion Island and has lived in Montreal since 2010. He has had the opportunity to play in numerous festivals and venues (francofolies de Montreal (Canada), Sakifo Music festival (Réunion), Jazz In Marciac …
Apr 15 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Eliana Cuevas
8:30 pm
“Reina Latina – Canada’s emerging Latin music queen.” 680 News, Toronto Through years of touring around the world, across Canada, and collaborating with Juno Award-winning performers, Eliana Cuevas has grown into an accomplished singer-songwriter and bandleader with unlimited colours in her compositional and lyrical palette. Among her honours are the National Jazz Award for Latin …
Apr 21 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Jason White Trio
8:30 pm
With out a doubt, the expression “something for everyone” applies to a Jason White Trio concert.  In its third incarnation, consisting of Jason White (piano), Paul VanDyk (bass), and Joe Ryan (drums), the trio has found an exciting, intuitive dynamic. They draw extensively on jazz, avant garde and progressive rock, minimalism, and even Friedrich Nietzsche …
Apr 22 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Kite Trio
8:30 pm
Kite has been establishing an alternative path for the modern jazz trio since it was formed by guitarist Eric Couture, drummer Eric Dew, and upright bassist Paul Van Dyk in Montreal in 2008. Five years of relentless rehearsing, composing, and touring have created a bold sound that often elicits comparisons to both 70s prog icons, …
Apr 28 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Derek Hines Quintet
8:30 pm
Wonderful local singer and chef brings an amazing band to his yearly Jazz Room show.  Derek sings jazz as it should be sung, with skill and emotion.  Year of touring have honed Derek’s art to a fine edge. For this show, Derek has assembled an all star cast of musicians… Derek Hines – vocais Adrien …
Apr 29 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
On Topic Trio
8:30 pm
On Topic is a perfect mixer of the maturity that comes from experience and the fire of Youth. Drummer Aubrey Dayle (Vernon Reid, John Popper, James ‘Blood’ Ulmer, David Murray), guitarist Kim Ratcliffe (Ron Sexmith, David Clayton Tomas) And Bassist Brad Cheeseman (Nancy Walker, Terry Clarke) have joined forces to produce some truly expressive jazz …
May 5 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
8:30 pm
Piano/Bass/Drums – a classic jazz trio format. HWO is original music penned by Thomas Hammerton, Tyler Wagler, and Dave O’Neill. In the mix are tunes by Radiohead, the Beatles, Tears for Fears, Genesis, Tom Waits, and favourite songs from the massive catalogue of the standards repertoire. HWO are excited to expand the trio to a …
May 6 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
8:30 pm
Avataar is lead by saxophonist/flutist/composer Sundar Viswanathan.  He marries modern jazz, Classical Indian music, Brazilian lyricism, atmospheric textures and ambiance, Javanese gamelan, and contemporary improvisation. Avataar’s music has drawn comparison to Mahavishnu Orchestra, Keith Jarrett with Jan Garbarek, late Coltrane, and Oregon. The resulting confluence is a mesmerizing blend of rhythmic hypnotism, sonic landscapes and …
May 13 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Kirk MacDonald Quartet
8:30 pm
With an established reputation as one of Canada’s leading saxophonists, Kirk MacDonald cut his first record at the age of thirteen. Throughout his career, he has received numerous awards, and has worked with many leading musicians in a variety of musical genres. He has performed on over fifty CDs as both leader and sideman, and …
May 19 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Dave Young Trio with Jerzy Kaplanek
8:30 pm
Dave Young – Bass Jerzy Kaplanek – Violin Ethan Ardelli – Drums Robi Botos – Piano
May 20 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Rudy Smith Quartet Denmark/Toronto
8:30 pm
In a career spanning six decades, alto steel pan player Rudy Smith has built a reputation exploring and bridging the world of jazz with his native instrument, the steel pan, finding in each a sincere spirit of musical expression. In the process, he has performed and recorded with many jazz musicians and artists from almost …
May 26 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
8:30 pm
May 27 @ 8:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Andrea Superstein Quartet Vancouver
8:30 pm
  You have to know the rules in order to break them. Andrea Superstein knows the rules. And she breaks them. Gleefully,taking swing, blues, Latin and ballad and subtly infusing pop, indie rock and other unexpected styles and elements, she as Tom Harrison, music critic for the Vancouver Province, said, is “redefining jazz.” Playing on …


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