‘Jazz in the City’ Flagship Event

FRIDAY, JULY 28th – 7:30pm – 11pm

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre (250 St. Paul St. St. Catharines)

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WORLD PREMIERE!!!

Join us for the TD Niagara Jazz Festival Launch and Flagship Event.  An evening of great jazz, soul and funk!

Chops ‘n’ Soul: A collaboration between Joel Parisien, Chops Horns, and P-Funk alumni Bernie Worrell, Dennis Chambers and Fred Wesley .

 

The Birth of a New Funk Supergroup!  CHOPS N’ SOUL

Seen for the first time in Canada at the 2017 TD Niagara Jazz Festival!

Opening Act:  Adrean Farrugia – Keith Jarrett Songbook

 

 

 

 

 

 

PRICE:  $49 + HST  Early Bird Rate:  $39 + HST (Until April 30th)

‘Jazz in the City’ After Party + Jazz Jam

FRIDAY, JULY 29th – 10:30pm – 1:30am

Mahtay Café and Lounge (241 St. Paul St. St. Catharines)

*** 1st Available tickets for the After Party are RESERVED for WEEKEND PASS HOLDERS ***

– RUSH Seats available at the door for $15 –

‘Soul Jazz in the Vineyard’ 

SATURDAY, JULY 29th – 8pm – 11 pm

The Hare Wine Co. (NOTL)

ANDREW CRAIG TRIO

Bursting forth from the nexus point between jazz, blues, funk, R & B and Gospel, the Andrew Craig Trio provides soul infusion and mind intrusion.

Andrew Craig creates & performs original music, directs orchestras & musical productions, produces albums, radio, & television, and composes for theatre. He’s worked with artists such as Molly Johnson, Wynton Marsalis, Measha Bruggergosman & Jackie Richardson, opened for Bobby McFerrin, directed tributes to Oscar Peterson & Quincy Jones, and performed twice for Nelson Mandela. Various incarnations of the Andrew Craig Trio have toured several Ontario venues and festivals, and appeared on European television.

 

CINNAMON JONES

Join us for the TD Niagara Jazz Festival Launch and Flagship Event.  An evening of great jazz, soul and funk!

Chops ‘n’ Soul: A collaboration between Joel Parisien, Chops Horns, and P-Funk alumni Bernie Worrell, Dennis Chambers and Fred Wesley .

Soulful singer CINNAMON JONES

PRICE:  $49 + HST  Early Bird Rate:  $39 + HST (Until April 30th)

‘Jazz on the River’ Dixieland Jazz Brunch

SATURDAY, JULY 29th – 11 am – 2 pm  (SOLD OUT)

Aboard the Niagara Belle (Niagara-on-the-Lake – Launch from Queenston)

SUNDAY, JULY 30th – 11 am – 2 pm (SOLD OUT)

Aboard the Niagara Belle (Niagara-on-the-Lake – Launch from Queenston)ng:  Dr. Jazz + the Jazz Bugs

$79 + HST (includes Brunch) Early Bird Rate:  $69 + HST (Until Apr 30th)

nbelle-lores

Dr.Jazz

 DR JAZZ & THE JAZZ BUGS

‘Jazz on the Rise’

SUNDAY, JULY 3oth –  11am – 9 pm

Megalomaniac Winery (3930 Cherry Ave, Jordan, ON)

One FREE outdoor stage + Food trucks + craft vendors – 11am – 6pm

and

SUNDAY, JULY 30th – 2 pm – 3:30pm

Canada 150 Celebration:  LIVE LEARN JAZZ:  A Canadiana Suite

Celebrating Moe Koffman

Featuring:  Bernie Senensky’s Moe Koffman Legacy Band with Bill McBirnie

Moe Koffman                                                            Bill Mcbirnie

$39 + HST  Early Bird Rate:  $29 + HST (Until April 30th)

Celebrating Great Canadian Females in Jazz

Featuring:  Laila Biali

Laila Biali

$49 + HST  Early Bird Rate:  $39 + HST (Until April 30th)

Celebrating Oscar Peterson

Featuring:  The John Sherwood Trio

Oscar Peterson                                                                 John Sherwood

Featuring:  John Sherwood on piano / Dave Young* on Bass / Terry Clarke* on drums

* Oscar Peterson Alumni

$59 + HST  Early Bird Rate:  $49 + HST (Until April 30th)

 

Trio VIP PASS for PART ONE, TWO + THREE:

$99 + HST  

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* VIP WEEKEND PASSES include all of the above events and include VIP Status *

$249 + HST
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* VIP JAZZY PASSES include all of the events EXCEPT the Canada 150 Celebration:  LIVE LEARN JAZZ:  A Canadiana Suite events *

$149 + HST