SAX IN THE VINEYARD

Sax in the Vineyard was such a perfect night.  The weather couldn’t have been better and the sweet sounds of sax filled the air at the Henry of Pelham Vineyard. Sal Rosselli opened the set with Peter Shea on Piano and Rob McBride on bass.  Headlining the event was the renowned saxophonist Pat LaBarbera and the outstanding Brian Dickinson on …

THANK YOU TD!

Our entire team would like to thank TD Canada Trust for their continued support. They have believed in us since the beginning and generously continue to support our efforts.  Thank you TD from all of us here at the TD Niagara Jazz Festival!  2017 Best New Festival in Ontario and part of Jazz Festivals of Canada!    

Support from the City of St. Catharines!

We are thrilled to announce the support of the City of St. Catharines for our Canada 150 initiative: LIVE LEARN JAZZ:  A Canadiana Suite. The series kicks off on April 6th, 2017 and venues in the City of St. Catharines will include ‘Sax in the Vineyard’ at the Henry of Pelham Winery and various Master Classes and Workshops at Laura …

Ontario 150

A huge thank you to Ms. Eleanor MacMahon and her team at the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Sport for their generous support of our LIVE LEARN JAZZ:  A Canadiana Suite initiative.  Celebrating Canada’s finest jazz musicians!LIVE LEARN JAZZ:  A Canadiana Suite launches on April 6th at the Exchange Brewery with ‘BEBOP in the BREWERY’ featuring Kevin Turcotte.  More info, …

World Premiere!

Chops n’ Soul featuring Joel Parisen For the 4th annual TD Niagara Jazz Festival Flagship event we are proud to be featuring Chops n’ Soul with Niagara artist:  Joel Parisien. Chops Horns have leant their credibility and signature arrangements to some of the biggest artists in the world (The Police, Alicia Keys, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Christina Aguilera). “Soul Joel” …

Twilight Jazz Series – Classic Love Songs

The Twilight Jazz Series is a monthly series that takes place on the first Sunday of every month at Mahtay Café & Lounge in St. Catharines.  The co-creators of the TD Niagara Jazz Festival (Juliet Dunn + Peter Shea) started the Twilight Jazz Series in October 2011 and it is now in its 6th season. Some past performers include:  Kevin Turcotte, …

Happy New Year 2017!

Wishing all of our friends, fans, supporters, sponsors and partners all the best for this upcoming New Year. May it be full of joy, happiness, reflection, good health, prosperity and of course lots of live music!

SOLD OUT Xmas Holiday show!

Jazz is alive and well in Niagara! A huge thanks to all who came to our Xmas holiday show on December 21st.  We had the honour of co-presenting this show with the FirstOntario performing Arts Centre and also partnered with Ridley College and Yellow Door Theatre Projects. The children’s choir and skaters were truly amazing and came from various schools throughout …

Women in Business Awards

TD NJF Executive Director Juliet Dunn named the 2016 Women in Business Cultural Arts Award recipient. The Board, friends and volunteers of the TD Niagara Jazz Festival, are pleased to announce that Executive Director Juliet Dunn is the 2016 recipient of the Women in Business Cultural Arts Award. The Women in Business Awards are an annual event overseen by the …

Congratulations to our winners!

Congratulations to our recent 50/50 winners! Friday, November 4th at our Jazz Big Band Fundraiser The gentleman at table #3 won $230!  (His name and contact info was not obtained at the time of the draw). Friday, November 6th at our Twilight Jazz Series. Mike Hanson won $45!  Congratulations Mike! Thanks as always for all of your support. Our next Raffle …