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: …

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 …

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 …

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 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 2015 Artist Announcement: DARK ORCHARD

DATE: Friday July 24th, 2015 STAGE: Mahtay Café & Lounge ADDRESS: 241 St Paul St, St Catharines, ON L2R 3M7 TIME: 9:00PM – 9:45PM TICKET PRICE: $15 + HST BAND MEMBERS: Jim Casson – composer, musician, video director BAND BIO: Dark Orchard is the brainchild of award winning drummer, Jim Casson.  It is a unique combination of ambient grooves, vintage sounds and conversation. HISTORY: Dark …

NJF 2015 Artist Update: ORI DAGAN TRIO

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Mill St. Market Stage ADDRESS: 91 King St, St Catharines, ON L2R 3H6 TIME: 7:00PM – 7:45PM TICKET PRICE: $20 + HST BAND MEMBERS: Ori Dagan – vocals Mark Kieswetter – piano Alex Bellegarde – bass BAND BIO: Award-winning jazz artist Ori Dagan is an exciting new voice, charming audiences with his unique musical style and …

NJF 2015 Artist Announcement: THE BARBRA LICA TRIO

DATE: Saturday July 25th, 2015 STAGE: Mill St. Market Stage ADDRESS: St. Catharines TIME: 8:15 PM – 9:00 PM TICKET PRICE: $20 + HST BAND MEMBERS: Barbra Lica – vocals Lou Pomanti – piano Ross MacIntyre – bass BAND BIO: Barbra Lica promotes her new album, Kissing You,and celebrates old favourites with producer Lou Pomanti on piano and bassist Ross …

Niagara Jazz Festival partners with In The Soil Festival

The Niagara Jazz Festival is proud to be partnering with In the Soil Arts Festival to bring live jazz to downtown St. Catharines during Festival weekend with two shows back to back on Saturday, April 25th at the Niagara Artists Centre (NAC) at 354 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines. At 8pm – 9pm, it’s The Worst Pop Band Ever: www.inthesoil.on.ca/events/worst-pop-band-ever/ …