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 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 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.

 

MAY 31ST 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.

 

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 feat. Rémi Bolduc

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 4TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JUNE 5TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Gentiane MG & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 6TH 2017

Stephen Menold / Joe Ferracuti / Aaron Dolman Trio
Tribute to Monk

Taking on the music of Thelonious Monk, they provide a fresh take on Monk's compositions while preserving its authenticity.

 

JUNE 7TH 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.

 

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 8TH 2017

Gentiane MG trio - Album Launch

Gentiane MG (Michaud-Gagnon) is a young pianist who has been active on the Montreal jazz scene for several years.

 

JUNE 9TH 2017

Serge Krief Trio ft. Denis Chang - Tribute to Django Reinhardt

One of the legends of the Parisian Gypsy Jazz scene, Serge has influenced many of the major Parisian Gypsy Jazz players of the new generation.

 

JUNE 10TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

JUNE 11TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JUNE 12TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Gentiane MG & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 13TH 2017

Mike Rud Trio

Mike Rud is a jazz guitarist and music teacher currently living in Montreal.

 

JUNE 14TH 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.

 

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 15TH 2017

Ria Reece

Classic R&B – Soul signer Ria Reece is a two time 2014 Lys Blues award nominee for ”Blues & Associated Styles Album of the Year” and ”Breakout Artist”.

 

JUNE 15TH 2017

Ria Reece

Classic R&B – Soul signer Ria Reece is a two time 2014 Lys Blues award nominee for ”Blues & Associated Styles Album of the Year” and ”Breakout Artist”.

 

JUNE 16TH 2017

Rachel Therrien Quintet

this young, creative and very talented quintet founded by trumpeter and composer Rachel Therrien in 2009, figures in the most creative jazz ensemble of her generation.

 

JUNE 16TH 2017

Jensen/Johnston Quartet

Christine Jensen-saxophones, Jeff Johnston-piano, Greg Ritchie- drums, Fraser Hollins- bass

 

JUNE 17TH 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.

 

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 19TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Mike Rud & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 20TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Matt Herskowitz

Uniquely combining the superlative technique of a classical virtuoso with his prowess in jazz, world music and free improvisation, Matt Herskowitz has carved out a unique and personal voice in music.

 

JUNE 21ST 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.

 

JUNE 21ST 2017

Kim Zombik Quartet - Tribute to Shirley Horn

Kim Zombik Quartet featuring Kim Zombik (voice), Andres Vial (piano), Adrian Vedady (bass) & Martin Auguste (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 23RD 2017

DOXAS / JENSEN / FRENCH / VEDADY

These talented musicians come together to present originals, standards and new music from the jazz diaspora.

 

JUNE 24TH 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 25TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JUNE 26TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Chris Maskell & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 27TH 2017

Ryan Keberle & Catharsis

Ryan Keberle - trombone, keyboards and melodica / Camila Meza - voice and guitar / Scott Robinson - tenor saxopone and trumpet / Jorge Roeder - electric and acoustic bass / Eric Doob - drum set

 

JUNE 28TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Halie Loren

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

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 Essiet Essiet & Andre White

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

 

JULY 6TH 2017

Montreal International Jazz Festival:
Wallace Roney Quintet

Wallace Roney on Trumpet, Ben Solomon on Tenor Sax, Curtis Lundy on Bass, Oscar Williams on Piano, and Eric Allen on drums

 

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.

 

JULY 9TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JULY 10TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Nick di Giovanni & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JULY 11TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Arden Arapyan world jazz Trio

Arden Arapyan returns to the Upstairs Jazz Club to perform his unique blend of jazz, fused with influences of Armenia, Cuba, the Middle-East and Latin-America.

 

JULY 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.

 

JULY 12TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

JULY 13TH 2017

Justin Saladino Band

Born and raised in Montreal, Justin Saladino gives a fresh take on the blues.

 

JULY 14TH 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.

 

JULY 15TH 2017

Jessica Vigneault French song evening

Jessica proposes a different repertoire than usual for a jazz event. You will hear great classics standards of French « chanson »

 

JULY 16TH 2017

Fryr-Tùk

Damien-Jade Cyr, saxophones / Robin Chemtov, piano / Simon Lévesque, bass / William Javier Machado, drums

 

JULY 17TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Nick di Giovanni & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JULY 18TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Arden Arapyan latin jazz Trio

Arden Arapyan returns to the Upstairs Jazz Club to perform his unique blend of jazz, fused with influences of Armenia, Cuba, the Middle-East and Latin-America.

 

JULY 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.

 

JULY 19TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo

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

 

JULY 20TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

JULY 21ST 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Feat.: Paulo Ramos (guitar & vocals), Jessica Vigneault (piano & vocals), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

JULY 22ND 2017

Steve Hall Quintet feat. Sam Kirmayer & Rafael Zaldivar

Steve Hall is a Montreal born tenor and soprano saxophonist and composer/arranger who has lived in New York for most of his life

 

JULY 23RD 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JULY 24TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jonathan Turgeon & Alex Le Blanc

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

 

JULY 25TH 2017

Christine Tassan & les Imposteures

With close to 15 years of bringing their special blend of Gypsy jazz and revisited cover songs to audiences, Christine Tassan et les ImposteurEs have made a name for themselves on the music scene.

 

JULY 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.

 

JULY 26TH 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.

 

JULY 27TH 2017

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

JULY 28TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

JULY 29TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Mike de Masi (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

JULY 30TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JULY 31ST 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jonathan Turgeon & Alex Le Blanc

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

 

AUGUST 1ST 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Parc X Trio presents Tribute to Antonio Carlos Jobim

For the first night of their residency, Parc X Trio will pay hommage to the great Antonio Carlos Jobim.

 

AUGUST 2ND 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.

 

AUGUST 2ND 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

AUGUST 3RD 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.

 

AUGUST 4TH 2017

Montreal Hard Bop Five

From Monk to Coltrane, Blakey to Byrd, with the band's own compositions thrown in for good measure, these guys swing baby !

 

AUGUST 4TH 2017

Montreal Hard Bop Five

From Monk to Coltrane, Blakey to Byrd, with the band's own compositions thrown in for good measure, these guys swing baby !

 

AUGUST 5TH 2017

Lozano / Jimenez / Hollins / Laing Quartet

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

 

AUGUST 6TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

AUGUST 7TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Kate Wyatt & Adrian Vedady

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

 

AUGUST 8TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Parc X Trio presents Tribute to Wayne Shorter

For the second night of their residency, Parc X Trio dive into the works of Wayne Shorter, with an emphasis on his 60’s Blue Note recordings.

 

AUGUST 9TH 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.

 

AUGUST 9TH 2017

Anuschka Wright

Bahamian Jazz vocalist, Anuschka Wright, has always been a performer.

 

AUGUST 10TH 2017

The Lucas Haneman Express

The Lucas Haneman Express is a soulful, fun filled and electrifying musical ride. The groups frontman, Lucas Haneman, has long been widely regarded for his distinctive guitar work.

 

AUGUST 11TH 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.

 

AUGUST 12TH 2017

Benny Sharoni Quartet

Sharoni fuses together classic bop influences of Sonny Rollins, Dexter Gordon and Steve Grossman, and flavors his music with Latin rhythms and an energetic drive.

 

AUGUST 13TH 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.

 

AUGUST 14TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Kate Wyatt & Adrian Vedady

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

 

AUGUST 15TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Parc X Trio presents Tribute to Pat Metheny

For the third night of their residency, Parc X Trio will perform the music of Pat Metheny, with an emphasis on his classic album, Bright Size Life.

 

AUGUST 16TH 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.

 

AUGUST 16TH 2017

Irem Bekter Trio

Born in Istanbul, her multidisciplinary talent was nurtured in the UK before an extensive period in Argentina developing her own take on South American music.

 

AUGUST 16TH 2017

Irem Bekter Trio

Born in Istanbul, her multidisciplinary talent was nurtured in the UK before an extensive period in Argentina developing her own take on South American music.

 

AUGUST 17TH 2017

Sarah MK

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

 

AUGUST 18TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Mike de Masi (double bass) & Dave Laing (drums)

 

AUGUST 19TH 2017

Sonia Johnson & Stephen Johnston -TRIBUTE TO ELLA FITZGERALD

To celebrate Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th anniversary (April 25th 1917), Canadian jazz vocalist Sonia Johnson (Juno Award winner) and guitarist Stephen Johnston

 

AUGUST 20TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

AUGUST 21ST 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with David Rourke & Adrian Vedady

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

 

AUGUST 22ND 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Parc X Trio presents Tribute to Thelonious Monk

For the fourth night of their residency, the trio will explore the music of the High Priest of Bop, Thelonious Monk.

 

AUGUST 23RD 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.

 

AUGUST 23RD 2017

FUAT TUAÇ QUARTET
LATE BLOOMER ALBUM LAUNCH

Fuat is an extremely versatile vocalist, his repertoire covers jazz standards, Bossa Novas and the jazzy versions of well-known pop songs.

 

AUGUST 24TH 2017

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

AUGUST 25TH 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.

 

AUGUST 26TH 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.

 

AUGUST 27TH 2017

Jessica Vigneault & Jean-Michel Pilc Duo

Jessica Vigneault: vocals Jean-Michel Pilc: piano

 

AUGUST 28TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with David Rourke & Adrian Vedady

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

 

AUGUST 29TH 2017

5 to 7 - Rachel Therrien Quintet
Album Launch

Rachel Therrien - Trumpet, Benjamin Deschamps - Sax, Charles Trudel - Piano, Simon Page - Bass, Alain Bourgeois - Drums

 

AUGUST 29TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Parc X Trio

For the last night of their residency, Parc X Trio will feature mostly new compositions that will make up their next record.

 

AUGUST 30TH 2017

Festival de jazz de Rimouski presents
Amaury Faye Trio

Considered as one of the most promising pianists of his generation, Amaury Faye personifies the new wave of jazz made in France.

 

AUGUST 31ST 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

SEPTEMBER 1ST 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Feat.: Paulo Ramos (guitar & vocals), Jessica Vigneault (piano & vocals), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

SEPTEMBER 2ND 2017

Ema Jean & Theo Sunny Abellard Quartet

Ema Jean and Theo Sunny Abellard’s meeting in 2012 ignited an almost immediate musical and spiritual connection!

 

SEPTEMBER 3RD 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

SEPTEMBER 4TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Eric Harding & Adrian Vedady

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

 

SEPTEMBER 5TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Jeff Johnston presents You must remember this

Jeff Johnston explores classic movie songs with his original take on memorable tunes

 

SEPTEMBER 6TH 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.

 

SEPTEMBER 6TH 2017

Tevet Sela/John Roney Duo

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

 

SEPTEMBER 7TH 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.

 

SEPTEMBER 8TH 2017

Joe Sullivan Quintet featuring Yannick Rieu

Joe Sullivan trumpet / Yannick Rieu saxes / François Bourassa piano / Adrian Vedady bass / André White drums

 

SEPTEMBER 9TH 2017

Sonny Amati Schmitt Trio ft. Denis Chang

Sonny Amati Schmitt, one of the sons of Gipsy Jazz legend Dorado Schmitt, was born on 8 August 1995 in Thionville in Moselle.

 

SEPTEMBER 10TH 2017

OLIVIER Babaz Duo Feat. Zal Sissokho

A Montrealer by heart, Bass player and composer Olivier Babaz has gained a rich sideman experience on stage and in the studio in France, Indian Ocean and Canada.

 

SEPTEMBER 11TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Eric Harding & Adrian Vedady

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

 

SEPTEMBER 12TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Jeff Johnston digs the bill evans trio

A tribute to one of the most influential bands in jazz history: The Bill Evans Trio with Scott Lafaro and Paul Motion.

 

SEPTEMBER 13TH 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.

 

SEPTEMBER 13TH 2017

Leaf - album launch

Leaf is Montréal based group largely influenced by modern jazz and electronic music.

 

SEPTEMBER 14TH 2017

John Stowell Quartet Fea.t Mike Rud, Adrian Vedady & Guillaume Pilote

John Stowell will be joined at Upstairs by Juno award winning guitarist Mike Rud, bassist Adrian Vedady and drummer Guillaume Pilote.

 

SEPTEMBER 15TH 2017

Aaron Dolman & Friends

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

 

SEPTEMBER 16TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

SEPTEMBER 17TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

SEPTEMBER 18TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Francois Bourassa & Adrian Vedady

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

 

SEPTEMBER 19TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Jeff Johnston presents The Montreal Trio

Feat. Jeff Johnston - piano, Fraser Hollins - bass, Greg Ritchie - drums

 

SEPTEMBER 20TH 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.

 

SEPTEMBER 20TH 2017

Olivia Maisel Bossa nova Quintet

Originally from France, Olivia has been discovering the jazz idiom under the guidance of Ranee Lee.

 

SEPTEMBER 21ST 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

SEPTEMBER 22ND 2017

Sam Kirmayer Trio featuring Ben Paterson

Sam now presents a new organ trio project featuring drummer Dave Laing and special guest, internationally acclaimed organist Ben Paterson.

 

SEPTEMBER 23RD 2017

Sam Kirmayer Trio featuring Ben Paterson

Sam now presents a new organ trio project featuring drummer Dave Laing and special guest, internationally acclaimed organist Ben Paterson.

 

SEPTEMBER 24TH 2017

Simon Legault - Album launch

Simon Legault: guitar / compositions, Jules Payette: alto sax, Andrew Boudreau: piano, Adrian Vedady: bass, Louis-Vincent Hamel: drums

 

SEPTEMBER 25TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Francois Bourassa & Adrian Vedady

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

 

SEPTEMBER 26TH 2017

Alex Francoeur - Live Album Recording

Feat. Alex Francoeur - Tenor Sax / Chris Edmondson - Alto Sax / Gentiane MG - Piano / Levi Dover - Bass / Louis-Vincent Hamel - Drums

 

SEPTEMBER 27TH 2017

Alex Francoeur - Live Album Recording

Feat. Alex Francoeur - Tenor Sax / Chris Edmondson - Alto Sax / Gentiane MG - Piano / Levi Dover - Bass / Louis-Vincent Hamel - Drums

 

SEPTEMBER 28TH 2017

Sarah MK

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

 

SEPTEMBER 29TH 2017

Dave Turner & Earthtones

Saxophonist and composer Dave Turner leads a quartet of some of the best performers in town playing original compositions and standard tunes in hard bop and latin jazz styles.

 

SEPTEMBER 30TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

OCTOBER 1ST 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

OCTOBER 2ND 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Lex French & Adrian Vedady

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

 

OCTOBER 3RD 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 3RD 2017

OLIVIER Babaz Duo Feat. Patrick Graham

A Montrealer by heart, Bass player and composer Olivier Babaz has gained a rich sideman experience on stage and in the studio in France, Indian Ocean and Canada.

 

OCTOBER 4TH 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.

 

OCTOBER 4TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

OCTOBER 5TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 5TH 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.

 

OCTOBER 6TH 2017

Groove Gang

Groove Gang featuring Richard Beaudet (sax), Pedro Ullmann (organ), Gary Schwartz (guitar) and Jim Hillman (drums).

 

OCTOBER 6TH 2017

Groove Gang

Groove Gang featuring Richard Beaudet (sax), Pedro Ullmann (organ), Gary Schwartz (guitar) and Jim Hillman (drums).

 

OCTOBER 7TH 2017

The OFF festival presents:
The Artie Roth Quartet

Artie Roth, upright bass / Anthony Michelli, drums / Mike Filice, saxophones / Geoff young, electric guitar

 

OCTOBER 8TH 2017

The OFF festival presents:
Allard Quintet + Benjamin Deschamps Quintet

Double bill:
7:30pm: Allard Quintet - Album launch
9:30pm: Benjamin Deschamps Quintet

 

OCTOBER 9TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Lex French & Adrian Vedady

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

 

OCTOBER 10TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 10TH 2017

OLIVIER Babaz Duo Feat. Sergiu Popa

A Montrealer by heart, Bass player and composer Olivier Babaz has gained a rich sideman experience on stage and in the studio in France, Indian Ocean and Canada.

 

OCTOBER 11TH 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.

 

OCTOBER 11TH 2017

Tevet Sela/John Roney Duo
Album Launch

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

 

OCTOBER 12TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 12TH 2017

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

OCTOBER 13TH 2017

The Hazelnuts

The Hazelnuts are an Israel-based tight vocal harmony trio backed by a vintage jazz/swing band - an acoustic guitar, double bass, a washboard player and trumpet.

 

OCTOBER 14TH 2017

Misses Satchmo

Misses Satchmo, a quintet led by the dazzling Lysandre Champagne on vocals and trumpet, presents an original, modern take on the works of Louis Armstrong, nicknamed Satchmo.

 

OCTOBER 15TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

OCTOBER 16TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Lex French & Adrian Vedady

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

 

OCTOBER 17TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 17TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Beaulieu / Garbulinski / Nelson

Jérôme Beaulieu - piano / Marcin Garbulinski - double bass / Mark Nelson - drums

 

OCTOBER 18TH 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.

 

OCTOBER 18TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

OCTOBER 19TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 19TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

OCTOBER 20TH 2017

Amhed Mitchel latin jazz Quartet

Musicians : Luis Deniz / alto sax , Rafael Zaldivar / piano, Levi Dover / bass and Amhed Mitchel /drums.

 

OCTOBER 21ST 2017

Norman Marshall Villeneuve's Jazz Message

Feat: Norman Marshall Villeneuve, drums ; Jeff Johnston, piano ; Dave Watts, bass ; Cameron Wallis, tenor sax ; Bill Mahar, trumpet

 

OCTOBER 22ND 2017

Mike Bruzzese Quartet Plays the Music of Tadd Dameron

Tadd Dameron was one of the most important composers, arrangers and pianists of the 20th century.

 

OCTOBER 23RD 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

 

OCTOBER 24TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 24TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Jérôme Beaulieu / Kathryn Samman / Adrian Vedady

Jérôme Beaulieu - piano / Kathryn Samman - vocals / Adrian Vedady - double bass

 

OCTOBER 25TH 2017

Matt Mardini

Matt Mardini is a singer based in Montreal, originally from Syria. Matt sings Jazz, Standards and Classical pieces starting from the 20s, in English and French

 

OCTOBER 26TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 26TH 2017

Sarah MK

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

 

OCTOBER 27TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Mike de Masi (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

OCTOBER 27TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Mike de Masi (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

OCTOBER 28TH 2017

Trio Derome Guilbeault Tanguay

Trio Derome Guilbeault Tanguay is a longtime working trio featuring Jean Derome on alto & bar sax & flute, Normand Guilbeault on contrabass and Pierre Tanguay on drums.

 

OCTOBER 29TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

OCTOBER 30TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Nick di Giovanni & Mike de Masi

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

 

OCTOBER 31ST 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

OCTOBER 31ST 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon presents Tribute to Cole Porter

Feat. Jonathan Turgeon - piano / Luc Herrmann - Guitar / Alex Leblanc - Bass

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 1ST 2017

Trio Koharbass world music

The trio KOHARBASS reunites three versatile musicians, each with their varied musical background, together mix styles and aesthetics for a truly unique blend

 

NOVEMBER 2ND 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 3RD 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

NOVEMBER 3RD 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

NOVEMBER 4TH 2017

Alvin Queen & Wray Downes

Alvin Queen (drums), Wray Downes (piano), Adrian Vedady (double bass)

 

NOVEMBER 5TH 2017

David Rourke Quartet - Tribute to Sonny Rollins

David Rourke- Guitar, Andres Vial- Piano, Jonathan Chapman- Bass, Andre White- Drums

 

NOVEMBER 6TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jean-Sébastien Williams & Adrian Vedady

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

 

NOVEMBER 7TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 7TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Leblanc/Beaulieu/Ritchie play Stevie Wonder

Remi-Jean Leblanc (bass), Jérôme Beaulieu (piano) and Greg Ritchie (drums)

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 8TH 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.

 

NOVEMBER 9TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 9TH 2017

Shtreiml Turkish blues

Founded in 2002, Shtreiml offers a high-octane mix of not-so-traditional Eastern-European and Turkish music.

 

NOVEMBER 10TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Feat.: Paulo Ramos (guitar & vocals), Jessica Vigneault (piano & vocals), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

NOVEMBER 11TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

NOVEMBER 12TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

NOVEMBER 13TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Jean-Sébastien Williams & Adrian Vedady

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

 

NOVEMBER 14TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 14TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Leblanc/Shrofel/Ritchie play Herbie Hancock

Remi-Jean Leblanc (bass), Paul Shrofel (piano) and Greg Ritchie (drums)

 

NOVEMBER 15TH 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.

 

NOVEMBER 15TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

NOVEMBER 16TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 16TH 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

NOVEMBER 17TH 2017

Angel Forrest blues Trio

There is no question that Angel Forrest is one of the most powerful singers on the contemporary blues scene today.

 

NOVEMBER 18TH 2017

Stephane Wrembel gypsy jazz

He’s been called “a revelation” by Rolling Stone. Woody Allen recruited him to score the theme to the 2012 Academy Award winning film Midnight in Paris

 

NOVEMBER 19TH 2017

Kim Adams & The House Cats

Rockin’ blues, sultry jazz, provocative soul. Enjoy the 1-2-3 knockout: powerhouse vocals, talented musicians, exceptional repertoire.

 

NOVEMBER 20TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Evan Shay & Adrian Vedady

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

 

NOVEMBER 21ST 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 21ST 2017

Karen Young + Marianne Trudel

On the program are jazz standards, rare brazilian songs, Joni Mitchell…. intimate and atmospheric.

 

NOVEMBER 21ST 2017

Karen Young + Marianne Trudel

On the program are jazz standards, rare brazilian songs, Joni Mitchell…. intimate and atmospheric.

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 22ND 2017

Irem Bekter Quartet

Born in Istanbul, her multidisciplinary talent was nurtured in the UK before an extensive period in Argentina developing her own take on South American music.

 

NOVEMBER 23RD 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 24TH 2017

Alex Pangman
Album launch

Join Alex Pangman for the Montreal release of her new EP, “Alex Pangman’s Hot Three” on Justin Time Records

 

NOVEMBER 25TH 2017

Tia Brazda
opening act: The willows

Much like her attire, Tia Brazda pairs the old with the new - combining elements of vintage jazz and blues and rockabilly with modern pop influences.

 

NOVEMBER 26TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

NOVEMBER 27TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Evan Shay & Adrian Vedady

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

 

NOVEMBER 28TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 28TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Leblanc/Trudel/Joly plays Djavan

Remi-Jean Leblanc (bass), Marianne Trudel (piano) and Sam Joly (drums)

 

NOVEMBER 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.

 

NOVEMBER 29TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

NOVEMBER 30TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

NOVEMBER 30TH 2017

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

DECEMBER 1ST 2017

The Evan Shay Standards Band

Featuring: Erik Hove- Alto Sax, Evan Shay-Tenor Sax, Jean-Michel Pilc- Piano, Mathieu McConnell- Bass, Michel Lambert- Drums

 

DECEMBER 2ND 2017

Rachel Therrien Quintet

this young, creative and very talented quintet founded by trumpeter and composer Rachel Therrien in 2009, figures in the most creative jazz ensemble of her generation.

 

DECEMBER 3RD 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.

 

DECEMBER 4TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Kenny Bibace & Adrian Vedady

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

 

DECEMBER 5TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

DECEMBER 5TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Kevin Warren
New Electric Trio

Kevin Warren - drums, Olivier Salazar - piano/keys, Émile Farley - basse

 

DECEMBER 6TH 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

DECEMBER 7TH 2017

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

DECEMBER 7TH 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.

 

DECEMBER 8TH 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.

 

DECEMBER 9TH 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.

 

DECEMBER 10TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

DECEMBER 11TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Kenny Bibace & Adrian Vedady

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

 

DECEMBER 12TH 2017

Closed at night for Private Event

 

DECEMBER 12TH 2017

Closed at night for Private Event

 

DECEMBER 13TH 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.

 

DECEMBER 13TH 2017

Guillaume Martineau & Petros Klampanis Duo

Greek, New York-based bassist and composer Petros Klampanis will be joining pianist Guillaume Martineau in his hometown for a one-evening jazz performance

 

DECEMBER 14TH 2017

5 to 7 - Nilia Berkin solo Jazz Cocktail

Nilia is a Montreal singer, songwriter, pianist and international performer. Her repertoire ranges from jazz standards, bossa nova and blues to pop.

 

DECEMBER 14TH 2017

Christopher O'Neil Thomas - Christmas Show

Calm & cool, Christopher O'Neil Thomas is a performer with a flair for interpretive torch ballads and up-tempo, swinging masterpieces.

 

DECEMBER 15TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

DECEMBER 16TH 2017

Lex French Quintet feat Al McLean

Feat. Lex French, trumpet ; Al McLean, sax ; Gentiane MG, piano ; Levi Dover, bass ; Jim Doxas, drums

 

DECEMBER 17TH 2017

Davy Saks and his orchestra

Feat: Dave Watts (bass), Bill Mahar (trumpet), Dave Martin (trombone), Cam Wallis (sax), Jim doxas (drums), Paul Shrofel (piano)

 

DECEMBER 18TH 2017

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Paul Shrofel & Adrian Vedady

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

 

DECEMBER 19TH 2017

Anghel/Jacques/Galea/Hébert

With their sincere approach to modern jazz, this quartet of young artists engages the audience from the first note to the last.

 

DECEMBER 19TH 2017

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Kevin Warren Trio
East West Project Revisited

Kevin Warren - drums, Jonathan Cayer - piano, Rémi Jean Leblanc - bass

 

DECEMBER 20TH 2017

JPS Band feat. Ria Reece

On the 20th of December at the Upstairs, the Montreal jazz duo JPS Band (bassist Sylvain Lamothe and pianist JP Bouffard), will be celebrating the release of their debut album.

 

DECEMBER 21ST 2017

5 to 7 - Nilia Berkin solo Jazz Cocktail

Nilia is a Montreal singer, songwriter, pianist and international performer. Her repertoire ranges from jazz standards, bossa nova and blues to pop.

 

DECEMBER 21ST 2017

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

DECEMBER 22ND 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson Christmas show

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

 

DECEMBER 23RD 2017

Jessica Vigneault
A Child is born: Tribute to Tony Bennett & Bill Evans

In this tribute to the Tony Bennett and Bill Evans duet albums, you will hear "A Child Is Born", "Waltz for Debby", "The Two Lonely People", "You Must Believe in Spring", "Maybe September"… among other superb standards

 

DECEMBER 24TH 2017

Closed - Happy Holidays!!

 

DECEMBER 25TH 2017

Closed - Happy Holidays!!

 

DECEMBER 26TH 2017

Soley Trio

Soley Trio plays a unique blend of Jazz and improvied music inspired by irresistible west Africa and Indian Ocean rythms.

 

DECEMBER 27TH 2017

Jim Zeller acoustic duo

A dominant figure on the Quebec blues scene, Jim Zeller has the nasty habit of getting people in a frenzy everywhere he plays his harmonica.

 

DECEMBER 28TH 2017

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

DECEMBER 29TH 2017

Montreal Hard Bop Five

From Monk to Coltrane, Blakey to Byrd, with the band's own compositions thrown in for good measure, these guys swing baby !

 

DECEMBER 30TH 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.

 

DECEMBER 31ST 2017

Dawn Tyler Watson - New Years Eve Party

Celebrate New Year's Eve at the Upstairs with vocalist Dawn Tyler Watson and her band!

 

JANUARY 1ST 2018

Closed - Happy New Year!!

 

JANUARY 2ND 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Leblanc/Beaulieu/Ritchie play Stevie Wonder

Remi-Jean Leblanc (bass), Jérôme Beaulieu (piano) and Greg Ritchie (drums)

 

JANUARY 3RD 2018

Elizabeth Shepherd

Souljazz innovator Elizabeth Shepherd has been praised around the world for her song-writing chops

 

JANUARY 4TH 2018

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.

 

JANUARY 5TH 2018

Groove Gang

Groove Gang featuring Richard Beaudet (sax), Pedro Ullmann (organ), Gary Schwartz (guitar) and Jim Hillman (drums).

 

JANUARY 6TH 2018

Groove Gang

Groove Gang featuring Richard Beaudet (sax), Pedro Ullmann (organ), Gary Schwartz (guitar) and Jim Hillman (drums).

 

JANUARY 7TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JANUARY 8TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Chris Maskell & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JANUARY 9TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Jeff Johnston digs the bill evans trio

A tribute to one of the most influential bands in jazz history: The Bill Evans Trio with Scott Lafaro and Paul Motion.

 

JANUARY 10TH 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

JANUARY 10TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

JANUARY 11TH 2018

Steve Rowe

Blues guitarist Steve Rowe has earned his title of Guitar Hero through media and fans alike.

 

JANUARY 12TH 2018

Masson Stomp

A musical journey to New Orleans in the 20s and 40s, this is what Masson Stomp is all about: Dixieland jazz and Swing styles.

 

JANUARY 13TH 2018

Jason Rosenblatt & Tevet Sela Quartet

Jason Rosenblatt - Piano, Harmonica / Tevet Sela - Saxophone / Joel Kerr - Elec. Bass / Martin Auguste - Drums

 

JANUARY 14TH 2018

Parc X Trio - Tribute to Duke Ellington

After their successful “hommage” series last August, Parc X Trio have decided to celebrate the music another jazz icon, Duke Ellington.

 

JANUARY 15TH 2018

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

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

 

JANUARY 16TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Guillaume Martineau presents Tribute to Brel & Brassens

feat. Guillaume Martineau : piano / Mark Nelson : drums / Eric Lagacé : bass

 

JANUARY 17TH 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

JANUARY 17TH 2018

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.

 

JANUARY 18TH 2018

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

JANUARY 18TH 2018

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

JANUARY 19TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

JANUARY 20TH 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

JANUARY 21ST 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JANUARY 22ND 2018

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

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

 

JANUARY 23RD 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Guillaume Martineau presents Tribute to Duke Ellington Songbook

feat. Guillaume Martineau : piano, Janna Kate : vocals, Lex French : trumpet

 

JANUARY 24TH 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

JANUARY 24TH 2018

Fryr-Tùk

Damien-Jade Cyr, saxophones / Robin Chemtov, piano / Simon Lévesque, bass / William Javier Machado, drums

 

JANUARY 25TH 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

JANUARY 26TH 2018

Kevin Dean's Cowboy Band

Kevin Dean trumpet / Marie Fatima Rudolf piano / Levi Dover bass / Michel Lambert drums / Gabriel Lambert guitar

 

JANUARY 27TH 2018

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.

 

JANUARY 28TH 2018

Sam Kirmayer Quartet

Sam Kirmayer (guitar) / Sean Fyfe (piano) / Mike De Masi (bass) / Dave Laing (drums)

 

JANUARY 29TH 2018

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

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

 

JANUARY 30TH 2018

Closed at night for Private Event

 

JANUARY 31ST 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

JANUARY 31ST 2018

Simone Prattico trio

Sophisticated melodies, Italian cinematographic ambiences and intense, sometimes tribal rhythms: this is the musical sketch of Italian drummer and percussionist Simone Prattico

 

FEBRUARY 1ST 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 1ST 2018

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 2ND 2018

Marianne Trudel Quartet feat. Tony Malaby, John Hollenbeck & RJ Leblanc

For the occasion, the pianist and composer Marianne Trudel has invited John Hollenbeck (drums) and RJ Leblanc (bass) to join them. A world premiere to not be missed!

 

FEBRUARY 3RD 2018

Marianne Trudel Quartet feat. Tony Malaby, John Hollenbeck & RJ Leblanc

The pianist and composer Marianne Trudel has invited Tony Malaby (sax), John Hollenbeck (drums) and RJ Leblanc (bass) to join them. A world premiere to not be missed!

 

FEBRUARY 4TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

FEBRUARY 5TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Petr Cancura & Adrian Vedady

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

 

FEBRUARY 6TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 6TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Josh Rager presents Tribute to Billy Strayhorn

Josh is a pianist, arranger, composer, and teacher based in Montreal, Canada. Throughout his 10 year career he has performed extensively in Japan, Europe and North America.

 

FEBRUARY 7TH 2018

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 7TH 2018

Jeff Johnston Quartet feat. Frank Lozano

Feat: Jeff Johnston - piano / Frank Lozano - sax / Fraser Hollins - bass / Greg Ritchie - drums

 

FEBRUARY 8TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 8TH 2018

Justin Saladino Blues Band

Born and raised in Montreal, Justin Saladino gives a fresh take on the blues.

 

FEBRUARY 9TH 2018

Robi Botos Trio - Album launch

Robi Botos - Piano / Mike Downes - Acoustic Bass / Jim Doxas - Drums

 

FEBRUARY 10TH 2018

Parlor Social with Dessy Di Lauro x Ric'key Pageot

PARLOR SOCIAL- Montreal expats Dessy Di Lauro (vocals), Ric’key Pageot (piano)—brings a fresh approach to the music scene.

 

FEBRUARY 11TH 2018

The Conn artists

Emily Bowmile - Saxophone/flute/compositions, Julia Warren - Saxophone/compositions, Charles Colizza - Electric Guitar, Vincent Dessurault - Upright Bass, Alex Lepanto - Drums

 

FEBRUARY 12TH 2018

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

 

FEBRUARY 13TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 13TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Josh Rager presents Tribute to Cedar Walton

Josh is a pianist, arranger, composer, and teacher based in Montreal, Canada. Throughout his 10 year career he has performed extensively in Japan, Europe and North America.

 

FEBRUARY 14TH 2018

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 15TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 15TH 2018

Harpdog Brown & the Travelin’ Blues Show

Harpdog Brown has been immersed in the Canadian blues scene for over 30 years.

 

FEBRUARY 16TH 2018

Kim Richardson

Kim Richardson started her career at a very young age, first as an actress and a dancer in the theaters in the Toronto area.

 

FEBRUARY 17TH 2018

Mossing/Kennedy Quintet

Donny Kennedy - Saxophone / Dave Mossing- Trumpet / Andre White- Piano / Jonny Chapman - Bass / Dave Laing- Drums

 

FEBRUARY 18TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

FEBRUARY 19TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Gary Schwartz & Adrian Vedady

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

 

FEBRUARY 20TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 20TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Josh Rager presents Tribute to Herbie Hancock

Josh is a pianist, arranger, composer, and teacher based in Montreal, Canada. Throughout his 10 year career he has performed extensively in Japan, Europe and North America.

 

FEBRUARY 21ST 2018

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 21ST 2018

Kim Zombik Quartet

Feat. Kim Zombik, voice / Andres Vial, piano / Martin Heslop, bass / André White, drums

 

FEBRUARY 22ND 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 22ND 2018

Shawn McPherson Blues Band

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

FEBRUARY 23RD 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

FEBRUARY 24TH 2018

Elizabeth Shepherd

Souljazz innovator Elizabeth Shepherd has been praised around the world for her song-writing chops

 

FEBRUARY 25TH 2018

David Rourke TRIO

David Rourke: Guitar / Mathieu McConnell-Enright: Bass / John Buck: Drums

 

FEBRUARY 26TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Gary Schwartz & Adrian Vedady

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

 

FEBRUARY 27TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

FEBRUARY 27TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Josh Rager Trio

Josh is a pianist, arranger, composer, and teacher based in Montreal, Canada. Throughout his 10 year career he has performed extensively in Japan, Europe and North America.

 

FEBRUARY 28TH 2018

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 28TH 2018

Trio Marie Neige Lavigne feat. Jean Félix Mailloux & Pierre Tanguay

Marie Neige Lavigne is an active violinist on the Montreal scene in various projects including Cordâme.

 

MARCH 1ST 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 1ST 2018

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 2ND 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

MARCH 3RD 2018

NUIT BLANCHE
David Ryshpan Quintet presents The Stevie Wonder Songbook

David Ryshpan - piano/claviers, Alexandre Dion - saxophonesGary Schwartz - guitar, Alex Lefaivre - bass, Harvey Bien-Aimée - drums

 

MARCH 4TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

MARCH 5TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Lex French & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MARCH 6TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 6TH 2018

Joel Miller Series : Brazil in Montreal

feat. Joel Miller on sax, Rodrigo Simoes on mandolin, Caio Marcio Santos on guitar

 

MARCH 7TH 2018

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 7TH 2018

Dave Turner presents the next generation

Saxophonist and composer Dave Turner presents the next generation

 

MARCH 8TH 2018

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

MARCH 9TH 2018

Marianne Trudel Quintet avec Kevin Turcotte & Jonathan Stewart

Feat. Marianne Trudel, piano / Kevin Turcotte, trumpet / Jonathan Stewart, sax / Rémi-Jean Leblanc, bass / Samuel Joly, drums

 

MARCH 10TH 2018

Denielle Bassels

Denielle Bassels: vocals, Andy Mac: guitar, Scott Hunter: upright bass, Andrew Scott: drums, Drew Jurecka: violin

 

MARCH 11TH 2018

Parc X Trio - Hommage à Miles Davis

Parc X Trio's latest tribute will honor the great Miles Davis.

 

MARCH 12TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Lex French & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MARCH 13TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 13TH 2018

Joel Miller Series : Joel Miller & Jean-Michel Pilc Duo

feat. Joel Miller on sax & Jean-Michel Pilc on piano

 

MARCH 14TH 2018

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 14TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

MARCH 15TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 15TH 2018

Rob Lutes

Situated at the intersection of the blues, folk, Americana and contemporary singer-songwriter genres

 

MARCH 16TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

MARCH 17TH 2018

TEVET SELA Quartet Feat. YOTAM SILBERSTEIN

An exciting collaboration between two unique artists

 

MARCH 18TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

MARCH 19TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Guillaume Pilote with Andrew Boudreau & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MARCH 20TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 20TH 2018

Joel Miller Series : Trio with Mike Rud & Adrian Vedady

feat. Joel Miller on sax, Mike Rud on guitar & Adrian Vedady on bass

 

MARCH 21ST 2018

Ben Rosenblum Trio feat. Sam Kirmayer

Ben Rosenblum (piano) / Ben Rubens (bass)/ Ben Zweig (drums)/ Sam Kirmayer (guitar)

 

MARCH 22ND 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 22ND 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

MARCH 23RD 2018

Alain Caron

Alain Caron was ranked Best Bass player for 10 years in the row by magazine The Jazz Report.

 

MARCH 24TH 2018

Peter Bernstein + Andres Vial Trio
Pre-album launch

The Andres Vial Trio invite renowned New York guitarist Peter Bernstein for a night of originals, standards and Monk tunes.

 

MARCH 25TH 2018

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.

 

MARCH 25TH 2018

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.

 

MARCH 26TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Joel Miller & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MARCH 27TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

MARCH 27TH 2018

Joel Miller Series : Sud Ouest BBQ

feat. Joel Miller on sax, Goeff Lapp on piano, Fraser Hollins on bass

 

MARCH 28TH 2018

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 28TH 2018

Manahel

Singer-songwriter-pianist, Manahel is a young artist of Jazzpop music

 

MARCH 29TH 2018

Justin Saladino Blues Band

Born and raised in Montreal, Justin Saladino gives a fresh take on the blues.

 

MARCH 30TH 2018

Fred Hersch Solo

An artist of unbounded imagination, ambition and skill, Hersch is, as Downbeat magazine aptly declared, "one of the small handful of brilliant musicians of his generation."

 

MARCH 31ST 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Mike de Masi (double bass) & Jim Doxas (drums)

 

APRIL 1ST 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

APRIL 2ND 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Geoff Lapp & Adrian Vedady

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

 

APRIL 3RD 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marie-Fatima Rudolf presents Tribute to Ahmad Jamal

Marie-Fatima Rudolf is a much appreciated presence on the Montreal jazz scene graduating from McGill, recording and performing with various groups.

 

APRIL 4TH 2018

4pm - The Marcus Blues-Selman Septet

Marcus Braithwaite-Selman – Trumpet and Flugelhorn / Daniel Rosenthal-Romagnolo – Tenor and Alto Saxophone / Étienne Lalonde – Guitar / Janna Katsouros – Piano / Malik Alick – Piano / Louis Perron – Electric Bass / Stratsimir Dimitrov – Drums

 

APRIL 4TH 2018

5pm - Charles Colizza & Friends

Drums: Patrick Bureau / Doublebass: Stephen James Menold / Guitar: Charles Colizza / Baritone sax : Patrice Luneau / Tenor Sax : Philippe Brochu-Pelletier / Trumpet : Benjamin Cordeau / Voice : Jany Provost / Voice: Katrina Steppan

 

APRIL 4TH 2018

Rosie & the Riveters - Album Launch

Rosie & the Riveters’ vintage-inspired folk anthems paint a portrait of a woman’s voice in a man’s world.

 

APRIL 5TH 2018

McGill Jazz combo

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

 

APRIL 5TH 2018

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 6TH 2018

Marianne Trudel Quartet avec Ingrid Jensen

Feat. Marianne Trudel, piano / Ingrid Jensen, trumpet / RJ Leblanc, bass / Robbie Kuster, drums

 

APRIL 7TH 2018

Marianne Trudel Quartet avec Ingrid Jensen

Feat. Marianne Trudel, piano / Ingrid Jensen, trumpet / RJ Leblanc, bass / Robbie Kuster, drums

 

APRIL 8TH 2018

Parc X Trio - Tribute to Hank Mobley

Parc X Trio continues its tribute series with Hank Mobley’s cult classic, Soul Station.

 

APRIL 9TH 2018

5pm - Isobel Gordon-Smith septet

Isobel Gordon-Smith-guitar / Stratsimir Dimitrov-drums / Lucas Brisson-bass / Arielle Soucy-voice / Julia Warren-saxophone / Guillaume Dion-piano / Marc-Antoine Pereda-trumpet

 

APRIL 9TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Pierre François & Adrian Vedady

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

 

APRIL 10TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marie-Fatima Rudolf presents Tribute to Carla Bley

Marie-Fatima Rudolf is a much appreciated presence on the Montreal jazz scene graduating from McGill, recording and performing with various groups.

 

APRIL 11TH 2018

5 to 7 - Concordia alumni & Music Therapy Students
Benefice Concert

Join Concordia University's Music Therapy Department to celebrate the power of music! An evening of musical performances by the department's students to raise awareness of the healing potential of music.

 

APRIL 11TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

APRIL 12TH 2018

Blue Moon Marquee

A.W. Cardinal (vocals, guitar, harmonica.) and Jasmine Colette (vocals, bass, drums.) primarily write and perform original compositions.

 

APRIL 13TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Sacha Daoud (percussions)

 

APRIL 14TH 2018

Lex French & Kevin Dean play Roy & Diz

Featuring Lex French and Kevin Dean on trumpet, Paul Shrofel at the piano, Johnny Chapman on bass, and Dave Laing on drums

 

APRIL 15TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

APRIL 16TH 2018

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

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

 

APRIL 17TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marie-Fatima Rudolf Trio

Marie-Fatima Rudolf is a much appreciated presence on the Montreal jazz scene graduating from McGill, recording and performing with various groups.

 

APRIL 18TH 2018

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 18TH 2018

Irem Bekter Trio

Born in Istanbul, her multidisciplinary talent was nurtured in the UK before an extensive period in Argentina developing her own take on South American music.

 

APRIL 19TH 2018

Harpdog Brown & the Travelin’ Blues Show

Harpdog Brown has been immersed in the Canadian blues scene for over 30 years.

 

APRIL 20TH 2018

Gentiane MG Trio feat. Yannick Rieu

After the release of their first album at Upstairs Jazz Bar & Grill last spring, Gentiane MG Trio will be back, this time featuring saxophonist Yannick Rieu

 

APRIL 21ST 2018

Ellias/Copland/Vedady (ECV)

Feat. : Roddy Ellias - guitar, Marc Copland - piano, Adrian Vedady - bass

 

APRIL 22ND 2018

Mike Bruzzese Plays the Music of Horace Silver

Lex French - Trumpet, Mike Bruzzese - Guitar, Andres Vial - Piano, Mike De Masi - Bass, Valérie Lacombe - Drums

 

APRIL 23RD 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Donald Meunier & Adrian Vedady

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

 

APRIL 24TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marie-Fatima Rudolf presents Tribute to Sting

Marie-Fatima Rudolf is a much appreciated presence on the Montreal jazz scene graduating from McGill, recording and performing with various groups.

 

APRIL 25TH 2018

Rémi-Jean Leblanc invites Jeff Ballard

Jeff Ballard, drums / Rémi-Jean Leblanc, bass / Jean-Nicolas Trottier, trombone / Jean-Michel Pilc, piano

 

APRIL 26TH 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

APRIL 27TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

APRIL 28TH 2018

TEVET SELA Quartet Feat. TAL BERGMAN

Musicians: Tal Bergman - Drums / Tevet Sela - Saxophone / John Roney - Piano / Simon Page - Bass

 

APRIL 29TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

APRIL 30TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Donald Meunier & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MAY 1ST 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel feat. John Hollenbeck & RJ Leblanc

Marianne Trudel : piano/ compositions, RJ Leblanc: double bass, John Hollenbeck: drums

 

MAY 2ND 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

MAY 2ND 2018

Alex Francoeur Quintet - Album Launch

Alex Francoeur - Tenor Sax, Chris Edmondson - Alto Sax, Gentiane MG - Piano, Levi Dover - Bass, Louis-Vincent Hamel - Drums

 

MAY 3RD 2018

Mike Goudreau & The Boppin Blues Band

Mike Goudreau was rocked from the cradle by the voices of Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Elvis and the Beatles.

 

MAY 4TH 2018

B's Bees Album Launch

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

 

MAY 5TH 2018

Saturated Blue

A Montreal group dedicated to exploring works by innovative composer/improvisors of the 1960s, including Thelonious Monk, Horace Silver, Wayne Shorter, Joe Henderson, and Herbie Hancock

 

MAY 6TH 2018

Parc X Trio - Tribute to Coltrane

Continuing their tribute series, Parc X Trio will perform the works of John Coltrane, notably with a performance of A Love Supreme.

 

MAY 7TH 2018

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 8TH 2018

François Jalbert & Jérôme Beaulieu Duo

Collaborating together since a few years back, François Jalbert and Jérôme Beaulieu now wish to present an acoustic duo whose influences and sounds are as varied as they are original.

 

MAY 9TH 2018

Pelletier Trio feat Chloé Edwards and Michelle Nadon Bélanger

feat Chloé Edwards (bass), Gabrielle Pelletier (piano) and Michelle Nadon Bélanger (vocals)

 

MAY 10TH 2018

Les Petits Nouveaux Gypsy jazz

Les Petits Nouveaux are a Toronto-based hot-jazz group who inject new influences into a traditional genre.

 

MAY 11TH 2018

Beth McKenna Quartet

Feat. Beth McKenna – Tenor Sax / Guillaume Martineau – Piano / Simon Page – Bass / Al Bourgeois - Drums

 

MAY 12TH 2018

Dave Turner Feat. Anuschka Wright

Feat. Dave Turner (sax), Anuschka Wright (vocal), Kate Wyatt (piano) Adrian Vedady (bass), Jim Hillman (drums)

 

MAY 13TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

MAY 14TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Rémi Bolduc & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MAY 15TH 2018

François Jalbert & Jérôme Beaulieu Duo

Collaborating together since a few years back, François Jalbert and Jérôme Beaulieu now wish to present an acoustic duo whose influences and sounds are as varied as they are original.

 

MAY 16TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

MAY 17TH 2018

Ria Reece

Classic R&B – Soul signer Ria Reece is a two time 2014 Lys Blues award nominee for ”Blues & Associated Styles Album of the Year” and ”Breakout Artist”.

 

MAY 18TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

MAY 19TH 2018

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 20TH 2018

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 21ST 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Nick Ferron Geoffroy & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MAY 22ND 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel plays Antonio Carlos Jobim

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

 

MAY 23RD 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

MAY 23RD 2018

Fanny Leeb

Fanny Leeb is a 31 year old singer songwriter. Born and raised in a house of Jazz, she always listened to Ella Fitzgerald.

 

MAY 24TH 2018

Fuel Junkie

Fuel Junkie is a blues act that builds upon the traditional trio and adds three powerful saxophones.

 

MAY 25TH 2018

Lorne Lofsky trio avec Adrian Vedady & Andre White

Feat Lorne Lofsky-guitar, Adrian Vedady-bass Andre White-drums

 

MAY 26TH 2018

Jean-Marc Hébert Quartet album launch

Marianne Trudel: piano, Rémi-Jean Leblanc: bass, Pierre Tanguay: drums, Jean-Marc Hébert: guitar

 

MAY 27TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

MAY 28TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Nick Ferron Geoffroy & Adrian Vedady

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

 

MAY 29TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays: Marianne Trudel presents La vie commence ici

featuring Marianne Trudel: piano, Morgan Moore: bass, Robbie Kuster: drums

 

MAY 30TH 2018

Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students

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

 

MAY 30TH 2018

Nouvelle R - Album Launch

A blend of instrumental Jazz, Folk and Rock music, Sénescence reflects on the relationship between man and the planet he inhabits.

 

MAY 31ST 2018

Svetlana & The Delancey Five

Svetlana Shmulyian - vocals, Rob Garcia - drums, John Chin - piano, Adrian Vedady - upright bass

 

JUNE 1ST 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson

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

 

JUNE 2ND 2018

TEVET SELA Quartet – A Middle Eastern Night!

A creative force with a luscious tone, alto saxophonist Tevet Sela brings a wealth and breadth of influences to his playing that few musicians possess.

 

JUNE 3RD 2018

The Conn Artists

Emily Bowmile - Saxophones, Annie Dominique - Saxophones, Charles Colizza - Electric Guitar, Alex Lefaivre - Upright Bass, Al Bourgeois - Drums

 

JUNE 4TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Sam Dickinson & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 5TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon Trio

Jonathan Turgeon Trio celebrates Au fil des feuilles qui craquent and Les rêves errants

 

JUNE 6TH 2018

Laura Anglade Quintet

Originally from a small village in the south of France and raised in Connecticut, Laura is influenced by her parents’ gypsy jazz and classical backgrounds.

 

JUNE 7TH 2018

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 8TH 2018

Carlos Jimenez Blue Note Sound Quintet

Carlos Jimenez: guitar, Alexandre Côté: saxophone, Pierre François: piano, Dave Watts: bass, Dave Laing: drums

 

JUNE 9TH 2018

Jeff Johnston Five featuring Kevin Dean & Christine Jensen

Jeff Johnston - piano, Kevin Dean - trpt, Christine Jensen - sax, Dave Watts - bass, Dave Laing - drums

 

JUNE 10TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JUNE 11TH 2018

Upstairs Jam Session hosted by Jim Doxas with Sam Kirmayer & Adrian Vedady

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

 

JUNE 12TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon Trion plays the amazing Bud Powell

Accompanied by Dave Laing on the drums and Jonathan Chapman on the bass, the trio will play Powell’s original work and some of his favorite standards.

 

JUNE 13TH 2018

Dawn Tyler Watson Duo ft. John Sadowy

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

 

JUNE 14TH 2018

The Stephen Barry Band

The Stephen Barry Band has long been established as one of Canada's finest blues and folk-blues ensembles performing at home and abroad for the last thirty-eight years.

 

JUNE 15TH 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

JUNE 16TH 2018

Rachel Therrien Latin jazz quartet

Feat. Rachel Therrien (trumpet), Miguel de Armas (piano), Alex Bellegarde (bass), Michel Medrano Brindis (drums)

 

JUNE 17TH 2018

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.

 

JUNE 18TH 2018

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

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

 

JUNE 19TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon Trion plays Coltrane and Tyner

Jonathan Turgeon offers a night filled with the deep work of John Coltrane and his fellow McCoy Tyner.

 

JUNE 20TH 2018

Suzi Silva - Fad’AZZ

Suzi Silva, of Portuguese origin, is the instigator of this project, which aims to merge Fado and Jazz.

 

JUNE 21ST 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

JUNE 22ND 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

JUNE 23RD 2018

Cari Burdett

Cari Burdett a Vancouver Island based songstress delivers a vibrant, genre-defying fusion of jazz, art song, world music and opera that blends French swing, Spanish gypsy jazz and romantic Italian ballads all infused with a timeless, theatrical air.

 

JUNE 24TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JUNE 25TH 2018

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

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

 

JUNE 26TH 2018

Piano Trio Tuesdays:
Jonathan Turgeon - tribute to Nat ‘King’ Cole trio

With Alex Leblanc on the bass and Luc Hermann on the guitar, the group pays a swinging tribute to the iconic drumless trio.

 

JUNE 27TH 2018

Kathryn Samman Quintet

Vocalist Kathryn Samman is no newcomer to Montreal's music scene.

 

JUNE 28TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Wayne Krantz Trio

Wayne Krantz is an American guitarist and composer. He has performed and recorded with artists such as Steely Dan, Michael Brecker, Billy Cobham, Chris Potter and David Binney

 

JUNE 29TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Veronica Swift

At age 23, Veronica Swift is now being recognized as one of the top young jazz singers on the scene.

 

JUNE 30TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Emmet Cohen Trio feat. Houston Person present the Great American Songbook

American pianist/composer Emmet Cohen performs with bassist Russell Hall, drummer Evan Sherman, and soul-jazz saxophonist Houston Person.

 

JULY 1ST 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Benny Golson with The Emmet Cohen trio

Benny Golson is an American bebop/hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger. He came to prominence with the big bands of Lionel Hampton and Dizzy Gillespie

 

JULY 2ND 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Benny Golson with The Emmet Cohen trio

Benny Golson is an American bebop/hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger. He came to prominence with the big bands of Lionel Hampton and Dizzy Gillespie

 

JULY 3RD 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

The Jensen Sisters Quintet feat. Helen Sung

The Jensen Sisters Quintet feat. Helen Sung

 

JULY 4TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Halie Loren

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.

 

JULY 5TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Bourassa-Donato-Lozano-Tanguay
Autour de Bill Evans

Album Launch

Thirty-five years after the death of jazz pianist Bill Evans, the music he played or composed is reinterpreted

 

JULY 6TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Guy Mintus Trio + Oran Etkin

Israeli born-New York based pianist, composer and educator Guy Mintus is a “brilliant musician, who melds a multicultural vision with the passion and fury of the jazz greats

 

JULY 7TH 2018

Montreal International Jazz Festival:

Matthew Whitaker

Matthew Whitaker (born on April 3, 2001) is an American jazz pianist.

 

JULY 8TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JULY 15TH 2018

Parc X Trio - Tribute to Joe Henderson

Back again this July, Parc X Trio will pay tribute to one of the most original jazz composers and saxophonists of his generation; Joe Henderson.

 

JULY 20TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

JULY 21ST 2018

Solon McDade Quintet - Album Launch

“Murals” the debut release by Juno Award winning bassist-composer Solon McDade features nine original modern jazz pieces infused with a love and respect for tradition as well as a passion for modernity and progress.

 

JULY 22ND 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

JULY 26TH 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

AUGUST 2ND 2018

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.

 

AUGUST 5TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

AUGUST 8TH 2018

McGill Jazz Workshop Faculty

Frank Lozano: Saxophone, Carlos Jimenez: guitar, Fraser Hollins: Bass, Dave Laing: drums

 

AUGUST 10TH 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), Cole Birney-Stewart (bass), Michel Lambert, (drums)

 

AUGUST 11TH 2018

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Avec: Paulo Ramos (guitare et voix), Jessica Vigneault (piano et voix), Fabrice Laurent & Daniel Bellegarde (percussions)

 

AUGUST 12TH 2018

The Conn Artists

Emily Bowmile - Saxophones, Annie Dominique - Saxophones, Charles Colizza - Electric Guitar, Alex Lefaivre - Upright Bass, Al Bourgeois - Drums

 

AUGUST 16TH 2018

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

AUGUST 17TH 2018

Undecover Quartet

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

 

AUGUST 19TH 2018

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

AUGUST 23RD 2018

Shawn McPherson

Barely 22 years old, Shawn McPherson has already established himself as an up and coming harmonica master.

 

AUGUST 24TH 2018

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.

 

AUGUST 25TH 2018

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.

 

AUGUST 26TH 2018

Mike Bruzzese Quartet

Mike Bruzzese - Guitar, Marie Fatima Rudolph - Piano, Jonathan Chapman - Bass, Norbert Botos - Drums

 

SEPTEMBER 15TH 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc invites Ranee Lee & Laura Anglade

Feat. Jean-Michel Pilc, piano - Ranee Lee, vocals - Laura Anglade, vocals - Mike De Masi, bass - Al Bourgeois, drums

 

OCTOBER 27TH 2018

Pilc / Blais / Hove / Hollenbeck Paperless Composers

Feat Jean-Michel Pilc, piano - Samuel Blais, sax - Erik Hove, sax - John Hollenbeck, drums

 

NOVEMBER 17TH 2018

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

DECEMBER 7TH 2018

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.

 

DECEMBER 8TH 2018

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.

 

     
 
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