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Manteca headlines at this year’s festival!

The Jazz World Orchestra Manteca has sold over 100,000 records around the world and shared stages with Miles Davis, Ella, Van Morrison and many others, from the Hollywood Bowl to the North Sea Jazz Festival. Manteca is one of Canada’s best-known and original instrumental artists. Be sure to get your tickets now to their show at the TD Niagara Jazz Festival’s …

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Winter Raffle Winners!

Congrats to the winners of our TD Niagara Jazz Festival Winter Raffle! GRAND PRIZE ‘JAZZ TRAVELS’: Chris Bauerle – 1st PRIZE ‘WINE COUNTRY DISCOVERY PACKAGE’ – C. Bergeron – 2nd Prize ‘JAZZIN’ IT UP’ – Lous Oort -The winning tickets were drawn at Mahtay Café and Lounge on Sunday, February 7th.  And thank you for supporting the festival!  Stay Tuned …

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Great News from the Ontario Media Development Corporation!

The TD Niagara Jazz Festival is thrilled to announce the support of the Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) from the Ontario Music Fund (OMF) program for their 2015 Festival. The OMF is aimed at strengthening and stimulating growth in Ontario’s music companies and supporting this growing sector. The Fund is designed to drive activity and investment and to support Ontario’s …

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Announcing… 2016 Weekend Passes!

Be the first to get your TD Niagara Jazz Festival weekend pass!  A full weekend of jazz, wine, and culinary events, boat cruise, educational sessions, dancing, and more! A sneak peek to several of the confirmed artists for the 2016 TD NJF:  Alex Pangman, Dave Restivo, Liberty Silver, Heavyweights Brass Band, Sultans of String, Heavyweights Brass Band , and many …

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Accepted into ‘Jazz Festivals of Canada’

We have the incredible honour of being accepted into ‘Jazz Festivals of Canada’: Press Release: JFC new member PR Dec. 1 2015 Check out their site: http://www.jazzfestivalscanada.ca/ and our profile is up here: http://www.jazzfestivalscanada.ca/festivals/td-niagara-jazz-festival-2/   *** Jazz Festivals Canada Welcomes Two New Members: TD Niagara Jazz Festival and Sudbury Jazz HALIFAX N.S., December 1, 2015 – The Board of Directors for …

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Meet and Greet & Volunteer Recognition

Hello everyone, The officialTD NJF Board, advisors and team ‘Meet and Greet’ ‘will take place on the same day as our Volunteer Recognition event. What:  ‘Meet and Greet’ cocktail reception When:  Sunday, January 3rd, 2016 – 5:30pm Where:  Mahtay Café and Lounge – 241 St. Paul St., St. Catharines, ON Other:  Twilight Jazz Concert starts at 6pm – Please join us …

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Sounds of Christmas at Simcoe Park

The Town of Niagara-on-the-Lake & Niagara Jazz Festival present: Sounds of Christmas at Simcoe Park Saturday, December 5th, 2015 1pm – 3pm Shea D Duo & Friends (Peter Shea & Juliet Dunn) Flat Broke   Saturday December 12, 2015 1pm – 3pm Sarah Jerrom Quartet Mike Mirand Quartet (A Tribute to Frank Sinatra – Dec 12 is his 100th birthday!) …

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A Tribute to ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

Presented by Twilight Jazz and DPLU Music Come out and enjoy musical selections from your favorite Holiday special and enjoy a glass of cheer with us. The concert venue is intimate and cozy and this will be a great way to bring in the holidays. Featuring the PETER SHEA TRIO Peter Shea: Piano + Vocals Adrian Juras: Bass Jeff Luciani: …

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Twilight Jazz Series – Melissa-Marie Shriner Quartet

Presented by DPLU Music, Mahtay Café and Lounge, JADE and the TD Niagara Jazz Festival, the Twilight Jazz Series is a monthly jazz series held in St. Catharines, Niagara Region, Ontario. Powerful raw emotions combined with a highly trained silky-smooth tone describes vocalist Melissa-Marie Shriner, who joins forces with celebrated musicians Bob Shields, guitar, Clark Johnston, upright bass and Peter …

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Jazz for the Ages: A Jazz Workshop with Brian Katz – October 22nd

RIDLEY COLLEGE MUSIC DEPARTMENT AND TD NIAGARA JAZZ FESTIVAL PRESENTS Jazz for the Ages A Jazz Workshop with Brian Katz What: Jazz Workshop with Brian Katz Where: Mandeville Theatre, Ridley College, St. Catharines, ON Who: Students in grades 7 – 12 When: 4 – 5pm October 22, 2015 ADMISSION IS FREE Brian Katz is an internationally acclaimed guitarist, pianist, recording …