Free indoor workshops in North York Civic Centre, local food & market vendors, a kids-zone along with phenomenal performances from over 150 young musicians. This festival is bringing together the Musicians of Today and the JUNO and Grammy Award-Winning artists of Canada.
Friday: Special Guest, JUNO Award Winning artist, Pat LaBarbera Quartet will be opened by an incredible emerging artist from Montreal, Olivia Khoury Quartet.
Saturday: Eliza Pope, Dennis Kwok Jazz Orchestra, Accolades, Brandon Sisco Group, Ten Meter Band, Pravin Thompson, Thomas Steele Group , Gabriel Genest Quintet, Sam Ruttan Quintet, Donny McCaslin, Jazz United
This festival is not only shaped for jazz enthusiasts but also for anyone who likes music. It is not only limited to jazz performances but includes Latin, fusion, funk, Indo jazz, blues and many other genres. If you’re not into music, then surely you can join us for different kinds of mouth-watering food from all over the word that will be present at our festival.
Who is it for?
FREE & Ticketed
OPENING NIGHT TICKET: $20 (Online)
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time: September 3 to 7, 2019 – Schedule
Opening Night, Tuesday 7PM
Main-weekend – Saturday: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Masterclass Times on Saturday @ North York Civic Centre:
Pat LaBarbera’s Composition and Saxophone Masterclass | 12 PM
Mark Kelso’s Rhythm Clinic | 2 PM
Donny McCaslin’s Masterclass | 4 PM
Venue: Mel Lastman Square, Yonge Street, North York
Street Parking, Paid Parking
Public transport accessible