ANNOUNCING: JAZZY JUNIORS PROGRAM WITH SOPHIA PERLMAN

DATE: Sunday, July 26th, 2015 STAGE: Niagara-on-the-Lake Public Library ADDRESS: 10 Anderson Lane, NOTL, ON TIME: 12:00pm – 1:00pm TICKET PRICE: $10 + HST BAND MEMBERS: Sophia Perlman – Singing Adrean Farrugia – Playing the Piano BAND BIO: Sophia Perlman is a singer, songwriter and educator, who loves helping people discover that they love to sing. Adrean Farrugia is an …

UPDATE: FRANK’S BUS BRASS BAND

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Mill St. Market Stage ADDRESS: 91 King St, St Catharines, ON L2R 3H6 TIME: 6:00pm – 6:30pm TICKET PRICE: $20+HST BAND MEMBERS: Lyle Gayder – trumpet Amanda Botts – trumpet Spencer D’Amore – trumpet Jared Sisler – trumpet Katie Mallory – trombone Kealan Sisler – trombone Todd Morgan – sax Bazil Sonier – tuba …

NJF Update: ZACH PRESTON & ESTILO COHIBA

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Niagara Outlet Collection Mall ADDRESS: 300 Taylor Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 TIME: 1:00PM – 5:00PM TICKET PRICE: Free BAND MEMBERS: Zach Preston – Guitar, founder, leader Miguelito – Bongos, Vocals El Nino Jimmy – Congas, Vocals William Preston – Bass BAND BIO: An Old Havana feel mixed with Rumba Flamenco. ARTIST BIOS: Fusing …

NJF Artist Update: SHIELDS, NELSON DUO

DATE: Friday July 24th, 2015 STAGE: Cork’s Wine Bar and Restaurant ADDRESS: 19 Queen St, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 TIME: 8:30PM – 12:30PM TICKET PRICE: FREE BAND MEMBERS: Bob Shields – Guitar Meredith Nelson – Bass ARTIST BIOS: Bob Shields and Meredith Nelson have been playing Jazz music together for many years. They have developed an extensive song book and …

NJF Artist Announcement: ROBI BOTOS QUARTET

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Mill St. Market Stage ADDRESS: 91 King St, St Catharines, ON L2R 3H6 TIME: 9:30pm – 11:00pm TICKET PRICE: $20 + HST BAND MEMBERS: Robi Botos – pianist Kelly Jefferson – Sax Larnell Lewis – Drums Lajos Botos – Bass ARTIST BIOS: Robi Botos is a Jazz pianist of Hungarian decent who has quickly joined …

NJF Update: A Listener’s Guide to Jazz

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre ADDRESS: 10 Anderson Ln, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 TIME: 3:00PM-5:00PM TICKET PRICE: $10 + HST ABOUT THE SHOW: A Listener’s Guide to Jazz hosted by Mark Micklethwaite (Formerly JAZZ.FM91’s Community Engagement and Education Manager). Based on the successful course, “Jazz 101: The Beginner’s Guide to Jazz”, this interactive presentation will provide …

NJF Artist Announcement: MARK UCCI DUO

DATE: Friday July 24, 2015 STAGE: Weinkeller ADDRESS: 5633 Victoria Ave, Niagara Falls, ON L2G 3N5 TIME: 6:00pm – 9:00pm TICKET PRICE: FREE (with Dinner) BAND MEMBERS: Mark Ucci-Guitar Meredith Nelson-Bass BAND BIO: Performing mainstream classic jazz and Latin jazz standards. ARTIST BIOS: Born in Hamilton, Ontario and raised in Burlington, Mark took up the guitar at age 8 and was …

NJF 2015 Artist Update: ASHLEY ST. PIERRE TRIO

DATE: Friday July 24, 2015 STAGE: Jackson-Triggs Estate Winery, Flagship event ADDRESS: 2145 Niagara Stone Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 TIME: 8:00PM – 8:30PM TICKET PRICE: $64 + HST / $166+ HST (with food) BAND MEMBERS: Ashley St Pierre – vocalist, composer, arranger Jakub Zapotoczny – piano Mark Dunn – bass BAND BIO: The Ashley St. Pierre Trio is a collection of …

NJF 2015 Artist UPDATE: The Vineyard Jazz Group

DATE: Friday July 24th, 2015 STAGE: The Garrison House ADDRESS: 111C, Unit 2 Garrison Village Drive, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0 TIME: 10:00PM – 1:00 AM TICKET PRICE: Free BAND MEMBERS: Adrian Juras – Bass Mike Tuyp – Guitar Allan Campopiano – Drums BAND BIO: All three of the members have extensive touring experience throughout North America. The Vineyard Jazz Group …