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FEBRUARY 1ST 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

FEBRUARY 1ST 2017

Mira Choquette & Andres Vial Duo

Mira Choquette offers listeners an authentic vocal Jazz experience reminiscent of a bygone era, all the while leaving room in her performances for the discovery and appreciation of more recent compositions.

 

FEBRUARY 2ND 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 2ND 2017

Bharath and his Rhythm Four

Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.

 

FEBRUARY 3RD 2017

Jacques Kuba Séguin

Feat.: Jacques Kuba Séguin: trumpet, Special guest: Grzech Piotrowski: sax, Jonathan Cayer: piano, Dave Watts: bass, Rich Irwin: drums

 

FEBRUARY 4TH 2017

The Evan Shay Standards Band

Featuring: Evan Shay- Tenor Sax, Sam Dickinson- Guitar, Rafael Zaldivar- Piano, Mathieu McConnell- Bass, Jim Doxas- Drums

 

FEBRUARY 5TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Jesus Cantero (vocales), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

FEBRUARY 6TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas feat. Josh Rager & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests Josh Rager (piano) & Adrian Vedady (double bass)

 

FEBRUARY 7TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 7TH 2017

Rafael Zaldivar & “Electrom” featuring Erik Hove

Rafael Zaldivar on electronic keyboard and prepared piano, Erik Hove on sax, and Michel Medrano on drums and electronic path)

 

FEBRUARY 8TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

FEBRUARY 8TH 2017

Rud / Miller / Vedady Trio

This band lives to challenge itself. There, on the bandstand, they remember obscure tunes, spontaneously attempt rare tempos and areangements.

 

FEBRUARY 9TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 9TH 2017

The Souldiers

The Souldiers is a Montreal-based Jazz, Funk and Swing band. They also play all the necessary pop-classics (with a Souldiers' twist) because those songs are loved by all.

 

FEBRUARY 10TH 2017

Ron di Lauro - Tribute to Chet Baker

Working at the heart of the national jazz scene for over 30 years, Montreal trumpeter Ron Di Lauro has made his name for both his versatility and technical mastery.

 

FEBRUARY 11TH 2017

Valentine's Day: Dorothée Berryman

A mid-winter ritual, singer, actress Dorothée Berryman performing ballads in the intimate setting of Upstairs Jazz Bar & Grill for Valentine’s Day

 

FEBRUARY 12TH 2017

The Aaron Dolman Love Songs Group

The Love Songs Group, led by drummer Aaron Dolman, is made up of five sympathetic musicians who have come together to spread love and joy.

 

FEBRUARY 13TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas feat. Josh Rager & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests Josh Rager (piano) & Adrian Vedady (double bass)

 

FEBRUARY 14TH 2017

Valentine's Day: Kim Zombik

Valentine's day Diner & Show with Kim Zombik

 

FEBRUARY 15TH 2017

Galen Weston Band

Feat.: Galen Weston: Guitar / Michel Medrano Brindis: Drums / Lukas Kytnar: Bass / Danny Lerman: Sax / Matt Horner: Piano

 

FEBRUARY 16TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 16TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

Ben’s soulful voice is reminiscent of the greatest Rhythm and Blues vocalists of the ‘50s and ‘60s.

 

FEBRUARY 17TH 2017

Undecover Quartet

Feat.: Paul Brochu (Drums), Jean-Benoit Lasanté (Guitar), Jean-François Groulx (Piano), Peter Kisilenko (Bass)

 

FEBRUARY 18TH 2017

Jeff Johnston Trio

Active on the music scene for over twenty years and considered "clearly in Canada's top ranks"(Toronto Star), Johnston has performed and recorded with many of the worlds best

 

FEBRUARY 19TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Jesus Cantero (vocales), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

FEBRUARY 20TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas feat. Adrian Vedady & Frank Lozano

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests Adrian Vedady (bass) & Frank Lozano (sax)

 

FEBRUARY 21ST 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 21ST 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Julie Lamontagne presents Opus Jazz Project

With her unconditional love of jazz, the pianist invites us to discover the unique world she has created.

 

FEBRUARY 22ND 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

FEBRUARY 22ND 2017

Dave Turner presents the next generation

Saxophonist and composer Dave Turner presents the next generation

 

FEBRUARY 23RD 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

FEBRUARY 23RD 2017

Sarah MK

Canadian artist Sarah MK is well-intent on redefining the preconceived notion of what a modern-day songstress should sound like.

 

FEBRUARY 24TH 2017

Sam Kirmayer - Tribute to Wes Montgomery

Wes Montgomery is widely recognized as one of the most important jazz guitarists of all time.

 

FEBRUARY 25TH 2017

Josh Rager Quintet featuring Alex Sipiagin

Feat: Alex Sipiagin - trumpet, Kelly Jefferson - saxophone, Josh Rager - piano, Fraser Hollins - bass, Rich Irwin - drums

 

FEBRUARY 26TH 2017

Mike Bruzzese Quartet

These swinging musicians will play a selection of original music and standards.

 

FEBRUARY 27TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas feat. Adrian Vedady & Frank Lozano

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests Adrian Vedady (bass) & Frank Lozano (sax)

 

FEBRUARY 28TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Julie Lamontagne Trio

With her unconditional love of jazz, the pianist invites us to discover the unique world she has created.

 

MARCH 1ST 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 1ST 2017

3rio Feat. Gary Schwartz, Alex Coté & Jim Doxas

Featuring Gary Schwartz (guitar), Alex Coté (sax) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

MARCH 2ND 2017

Bharath and his Rhythm Four

Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.

 

MARCH 3RD 2017

Rafael Zaldivar - Tribute to Buena Vista Social Club

Rafael Zaldivar on piano, Tyra A. Jutai on vocal, Mathieu McConnell-Enright on bass, and Lisandre Bourdages on percussions.

 

MARCH 4TH 2017

NUIT BLANCHE
MONTREAL HARD BOP FIVE

Their creativity and experience make us relive the jazz atmosphere of the ’60s and their compositions lead the style to new horizons.

 

MARCH 5TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Jesus Cantero (vocales), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

MARCH 6TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Donny Kennedy & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MARCH 7TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 7TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Simon Denizart presents Latin Trio

Feat. Simon Denizart (piano), Mikhaëlle Salazar (vocals) & Juan Pablo Carmona(bass)

 

MARCH 8TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 8TH 2017

Goki Nagumo

With a bright, original and truly entertaining stage presence Goki has become a jazz scene leader in Japan. He sings at many Jazz Venues, Jazz Festivals and Hotels around Tokyo.

 

MARCH 9TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 9TH 2017

Ranee Lee trio feat. Richard Ring

Ranee Lee and Richard Ring have cut a path for a new direction in their careers. Together, this husband and wife team, once again show their versatility and love of music

 

MARCH 10TH 2017

Katie Thiroux

A triple threat talent from Los Angeles, Katie Thiroux has garnered considerable attention for her bravura bass playing, assured singing and compelling compositions.

 

MARCH 11TH 2017

Joel Miller & Brad Turner Quintet

Feat: Joel Miller saxophones, Brad Turner trumpet, John Roney piano, Adrian Vedady bass, Rich Irwin drums

 

MARCH 12TH 2017

Parc X Trio

The group’s latest musical explorations showcase their typical original blend of pop song structures, contemporary jazz harmonies, staggering dynamics and break-beat grooves over odd time signatures.

 

MARCH 13TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Donny Kennedy & Levi Dover

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MARCH 14TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 14TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Simon Denizart presents SD3

Feat. Simon Denizart (piano), Rémi-Jean Leblanc (bass) & SImon Bellemare (drums)

 

MARCH 15TH 2017

Michael Cantero Acao & Frank Gomez Cuban Jazz Duo

Michael Cantero Acao (piano) & Frank Gomez (vocals)

 

MARCH 16TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 16TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

Ben’s soulful voice is reminiscent of the greatest Rhythm and Blues vocalists of the ‘50s and ‘60s.

 

MARCH 17TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo. Raised in a family of musicians, he started playing percussion at nine years old.

 

MARCH 18TH 2017

Kim Richardson

Feat: Kim Richardson: vocals, Adrian Vedady: bass, John Sadowy: piano, Jim Hillman: drums

 

MARCH 19TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Jesus Cantero (vocales), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

MARCH 20TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Steve Raegele & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MARCH 21ST 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 21ST 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Simon Denizart presents Groove & Electric Trio

Feat. Simon Denizart (piano), Mathieu Sénéchal (Bass) & Michel Medrano Brindis (Drums)

 

MARCH 22ND 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 22ND 2017

Benefit concert for the Montreal Children's Library
Neema

"Songs and Stories" for child literacy! Enjoy an intimate benefit concert for the Montreal Children's Library

 

MARCH 23RD 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

MARCH 23RD 2017

Malika Tirolien Quartet

Malika's solo project is a delicate mix of soul, jazz, R&B, hip-hop and Afro-Caribbean influences.

 

MARCH 24TH 2017

Los Dos Baritonos feat. Dave Turner & Jean Frechette

Feat. Dave Turner: bariton / Jean Frechette: bariton / Jeff Johnston: piano / Olivier Hebert: bass / Al Bourgeois: drums

 

MARCH 25TH 2017

Ron Di Lauro Sextet:
Kind of Blue, tribute to Miles Davis

Feat.: Ron Di Lauro, trumpet - Jean-Pierre Zanella, alto sax - André Leroux, tenor sax - Geoff Lapp, piano - Michel Donato, bass - Richard Provençal, drums

 

MARCH 26TH 2017

Jennifer Gasoi Solo

Juno nominated and award-winning singer/songwriter Jennifer Gasoi is a talented musician with a passion for music and living life to the fullest.

 

MARCH 27TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Steve Raegele & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MARCH 28TH 2017

Simon Denizart presents Electronic Duo

Feat. Simon Denizart (piano),Olivier Grenier Bédard (guitar & elctronics)

 

MARCH 29TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 29TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 29TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

MARCH 29TH 2017

Anka Gnoth & George Donchev Duo

An exceptional duo creating magical atmosphere and taking the audience on a great journey.

 

MARCH 30TH 2017

Kalmunity Jazz Project

Live & organic flavors of R&B, hip-hop, afrobeat, funk, reggae and soul...all rooted in a jazz conception.

 

MARCH 31ST 2017

The Le Boeuf Brothers

The Le Boeuf Brothers (Pascal on piano, Remy on saxophone), prodigious twins from Santa Cruz, are clearing their own path...

 

APRIL 1ST 2017

Jessica Vigneault French songs evening

Jessica Vigneault, her hands and her voice free, will be accompanied by Joshua Rager on piano and Fraser Hollins on acoustic bass, for a jazz evening full of subtlety and contrast.

 

APRIL 2ND 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

APRIL 3RD 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jérôme Beaulieu & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

APRIL 4TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

APRIL 4TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon presents The Great American Songbook

Jonathan Turgeon presents The Great American Songbook in a drum-less trio format

 

APRIL 5TH 2017

5-7pm - House of Three

5-7 House of Three is comprised of three musicians with varied musical experiences. The group was made as they studying Jazz at Concordia University.

 

APRIL 5TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo

Dawn Tyler Watson is a six-time consecutive winner of the Quebec Lys Blues Award for Best Female Artist.

 

APRIL 6TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.

 

APRIL 6TH 2017

Bharath and his Rhythm Four

Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.

 

APRIL 7TH 2017

Miroslava Katzarova Jazz Quartet

The upcoming tour concert program in US and Canada will include the best of Mira’s work so far and newly arranged compositions.

 

APRIL 8TH 2017

Nadia Theobal: Tribute to Nina Simone

Misunderstood marks Nadia’s debut as a solo artist, emerging on the jazz scene with this tribute to the incomparable Nina Simone.

 

APRIL 9TH 2017

Magela Skerritt

Feat. Magella Skerritt (Voice), Félix Tellier Pouliot (Guitar), Daniel Di Cinto (Bass), Valérie Lacombe (Drums)

 

APRIL 10TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Greg Amirault & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

APRIL 10TH 2017

5-7pm - Silveresque Quartet

 

APRIL 11TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon presents Tribute to Monk

Jonathan Turgeon pays tribute to the legendary jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk.

 

APRIL 12TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

APRIL 12TH 2017

Concordia alumni & Music Therapy Students
Benefice Concert

'Come celebrate music therapy at Concordia University's annual benefit concert! A night of eclectic music performances by Concordia Graduate Music Therapy students

 

APRIL 13TH 2017

5 to 7:
Student Vocal Jazz Jam hosted by Sienna Dahlen and Mike Rud- 1st Edition

Vocalists from the McGill and Concordia Jazz Faculties will be presenting an open jam at Upstairs Jazz Club.

 

APRIL 13TH 2017

Malika Tirolien Quartet

Malika's solo project is a delicate mix of soul, jazz, R&B, hip-hop and Afro-Caribbean influences.

 

APRIL 14TH 2017

Benjamin Deschamps - Album Launch

Their second record Demi-Nuit, will be released in April 2017 with the label MCM Records.

 

APRIL 15TH 2017

ABEL MAXWELL

Nominated as Best Male Performer at 2015 Trille-Or Awards Gala by Radio-Canada & APCM, Abel Maxwell is an artist increasingly recognized on the North American platform.

 

APRIL 16TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

APRIL 17TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with James Gelfand & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

APRIL 18TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon presents Tribute to Bill Evans

A tribute to pianist Bill Evans, often considered the ‘’jazz poet’’.

 

APRIL 19TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

APRIL 19TH 2017

Fuat Tuaç Quartet

Fuat Tuaç and his band will be performing well-known jazz standards as well as their own compositions and the band will be joined by special guests for the evening.

 

APRIL 20TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

Ben’s soulful voice is reminiscent of the greatest Rhythm and Blues vocalists of the ‘50s and ‘60s.

 

APRIL 21ST 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo. Raised in a family of musicians, he started playing percussion at nine years old.

 

APRIL 22ND 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Rémi-Jean Leblanc (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

APRIL 23RD 2017

Sam Kirmayer —“Opening Statement” Album Launch

Feat. Sam Kirmayer (guitar), Sean Fyfe (piano), Mike De Masi (bass), Dave Laing (drums)

 

APRIL 24TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with James Gelfand & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

APRIL 25TH 2017

5 to 7:
Student Vocal Jazz Jam hosted by Sienna Dahlen - 2nd Edition

Vocalists from the McGill and Concordia Jazz Faculties will be presenting an open jam at Upstairs Jazz Club.

 

APRIL 25TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan TurgeonTrio Album Launch

The Jonathan Turgeon trio presents the cd launch of Les rêves errants (Wandering Dreams). Frank Lozano will be joining the trio for the first set as a special guest.

 

APRIL 26TH 2017

Tevet Sela/John Roney Duo

In this special meeting, Tevet and John will play both their original compositions.

 

APRIL 26TH 2017

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.

 

APRIL 27TH 2017

Sarah MK

Canadian artist Sarah MK is well-intent on redefining the preconceived notion of what a modern-day songstress should sound like.

 

APRIL 28TH 2017

Rafael Zaldivar & “The Latin Standard Jazz Quartet” feat. Melissa Lavergne

Rafael Zaldivar on piano, Melissa Lavergne on percussions, Levi Dover on bass, and Greg Ritchie on drums.

 

APRIL 29TH 2017

Norman Marshall Villeneuve's Jazz Message

Feat: Norman Marshall Villeneuve, drums / Joe Ferracuti, piano / Eric Lagacé, bass / Andy King, trumpet / Dave Turner, alto sax

 

APRIL 30TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Juan Carlos Abad (bass)

 

MAY 1ST 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Alex Francoeur & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MAY 2ND 2017

Closed at night - Private Event

 

MAY 3RD 2017

Piano Trio series: Marianne Trudel presents Trifolia

The encounter of three extraordinary artists of different horizons creates this astonishing musical overlapping of jazz, romantic music and global rhythms.

 

MAY 4TH 2017

Bharath and his Rhythm Four

Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.

 

MAY 5TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

Dawn Tyler Watson is a six-time consecutive winner of the Quebec Lys Blues Award for Best Female Artist.

 

MAY 6TH 2017

James Gelfand Trio

Classically trained from the age of 4, as both a Jazz and Classical pianist as well as a composer, Juno award winner, James Gelfand has received critical acclaim in both the jazz world and the film industry.

 

MAY 7TH 2017

Impulso Flamenco

Formed by Mexican percussionist and singer Sergio Barrenechea, Impulso Flamenco presents a mix repertoire of traditional Flamenco in fusion with Latino and Arab musics, with Jazz accents.

 

MAY 8TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jason Stillman & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MAY 9TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel presents Saudade

Tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim featuring Marianne Trudel: piano, André Faleiros: electric bass, Sacha Daoud : drums

 

MAY 10TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

With her unconditional love of jazz, the pianist invites us to discover the unique world she has created.

 

MAY 11TH 2017

Suzanne Tremblay Quintet

Suzanne Tremblay : Vocals, Daniel Lapierre : Guitar, Marie-Neige Lavigne : Violin, Mark Nelson : Drums, Jean Félix Mailloux: Double bass

 

MAY 12TH 2017

John Stetch & Vulneraville

Feat. John Stetch – Piano, Steve Kortyka – Sax, Philippe Lemm – Drums, Ben Tiberio – Bass

 

MAY 13TH 2017

Sara Latendresse Quartet

Listening to Sara Latendresse, you get the feeling of being in a beautiful, warm embrace.

 

MAY 14TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

MAY 15TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Samuel Blais & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MAY 16TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel presents Tribute to Joni Mitchell

featuring Karen Young : vocals, Marianne Trudel: piano, Norman Lachapelle : electric bass

 

MAY 17TH 2017

Dave Turner presents the next generation

Saxophonist and composer Dave Turner presents the next generation

 

MAY 18TH 2017

Malika Tirolien Quartet

Malika's solo project is a delicate mix of soul, jazz, R&B, hip-hop and Afro-Caribbean influences.

 

MAY 19TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo. Raised in a family of musicians, he started playing percussion at nine years old.

 

MAY 20TH 2017

Colin Hunter

A huge fan of the 1950s crooner-jazz repertoire, Colin Hunter has launched a few CDs and has hit the stage many times with the ever-talented vocal singer Kim Richardson.

 

MAY 22ND 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Mario Allard & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MAY 23RD 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel plays Standards

featuring Marianne Trudel: piano, Rémi-Jean Leblanc: double bass, André White: drums

 

MAY 25TH 2017

Sarah MK

Canadian artist Sarah MK is well-intent on redefining the preconceived notion of what a modern-day songstress should sound like.

 

MAY 26TH 2017

Tevet Sela Quartet - 'Coming True' 10 year anniversary

The successful 'Coming True' album came out in Israel in 2007 and offered a unique mix of Jazz, Funk and middle eastern influences.

 

MAY 27TH 2017

B's Bees

Montreal group B`s Bees is a hard swinging jazz outfit that brings a high energy interpretation to the music of past masters.

 

MAY 28TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

MAY 29TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Al McLean & Adrian Vedady

This week: The Upstairs Jam session is hosted by Jim Doxas (drums), and special guests

 

MAY 30TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel presents La vie commence ici

featuring Marianne Trudel: piano, Jonathan Stewart: sax, Robbie Kuster: drums

 

MAY 31ST 2017

Carlos Jimenez Trio - Tribute to Bill Evans

Jazz guitarist and composer, Carlos Jiménez is a very active musician in the Montreal jazz scene.

 

JUNE 1ST 2017

Bharath and his Rhythm Four

Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.

 

JUNE 2ND 2017

Alex Lefaivre Quartet

Alex Lefaivre (bass), John Roney (piano), Greg Ritchie (drums), Rémi Bolduc (sax)

 

JUNE 3RD 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Rémi-Jean Leblanc (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

JUNE 7TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

With her unconditional love of jazz, the pianist invites us to discover the unique world she has created.

 

JUNE 11TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

JUNE 14TH 2017

Fuat Tuaç Quartet

Fuat Tuaç and his band will be performing well-known jazz standards as well as their own compositions and the band will be joined by special guests for the evening.

 

JUNE 18TH 2017

Michael Bruzzese Quintet : The Music of Sonny Clark

Mike Bruzzese - Guitar / Masashi Usui - Tenor Saxophone / Andres Vial - Piano / Jonathan Chapman - Bass / Dave Laing - Drums

 

JUNE 22ND 2017

Sarah MK

Canadian artist Sarah MK is well-intent on redefining the preconceived notion of what a modern-day songstress should sound like.

 

JUNE 25TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

Featuring: Domier Gonzales (percussions), Michel Cantero (piano), Nestor Rodriguez (sax), Alex Bellegarde (bass)

 

JUNE 28TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Halie Loren Trio

Oregon native Halie Loren is an internationally recognized artist whose rich and sensitively delivered vocals have garnered her numerous awards and fans from around the world.

 

JUNE 29TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Franco Luciani Trio

Franco Luciani is considered by Argentine critics and press to be one of the most remarkable and talented musicians of the new generation.

 

JUNE 30TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Daniel Freedman Quartet feat. Gilad Hekselman

Drummer and composer Daniel Freedman was born and raised in New York City and was a student of Max Roach and Billy Higgins.

 

JULY 1ST 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Jacques Kuba Seguin Litania Projekt invites Krizystof Kobylinski

Winner of the 2012 Révélation Jazz Radio-Canada prize, this Canadian trumpeter and composer of Polish origins is turning heads.

 

JULY 2ND 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Vijay Iyer Solo

Grammy-nominated composer-pianist Vijay Iyer was described by Pitchfork as "one of the most interesting and vital young pianists in jazz today,"

 

JULY 3RD 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Barbra Lica Quintet

FEat. Barbra Lica (vocals), Marc Rogers (bass, vocals), Will Fisher (drums), Tom Fleming (guitar), Joel Visentin (keyboards, accordion, vocals)

 

JULY 4TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Kellylee Evans

The Canadian rising star singer/songwriter Kellylee Evans is a chameleon-like performer

 

JULY 5TH 2017

George Cables Trio featuring Victor Lewis and Essiet Essiet

George Cables has emerged as a major voice in modern jazz.

 

JULY 6TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Wallace Roney Quintet

Wallace Roney earned the admiration and respect of his colleagues and his elders since age 16.

 

JULY 7TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Wallace Roney Quintet

Wallace Roney earned the admiration and respect of his colleagues and his elders since age 16.

 

JULY 8TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Ranee Lee

Ranee Lee is now celebrating thirty-five years in Montreal, Canada, where she enjoys a successful, multi faceted career as one of Canada's most popular jazz vocalists.

 

AUGUST 5TH 2017

Lozano / Jimenez / Hollins / Laing Quartet

Feat: Frank Lozano: saxophone / Carlos Jimenez: guitar / Fraser Hollins: bass / Dave Laing: drums

 

SEPTEMBER 15TH 2017

Aaron Dolman & Friends

Feat. Donny Kennedy - Alto Sax, Sam Kirmayer - Guitar, Levi Dover - Bass, Aaron Dolman - Drums

 

     
 
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