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SEPTEMBER

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SEPTEMBER 1ST 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

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

 

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

Tevet Sela/John Roney Duo - Album launch

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

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

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 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, Pedro Ullmann, Gary Schwartz and Jim Hillman.

 

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 11TH 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

OCTOBER 13TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo.

 

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 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

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 ; Andres Vial, 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 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

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 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 30TH 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

 

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 10TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo.

 

NOVEMBER 12TH 2017

Latin Jazz Night

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

 

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

Ben Racine Blues Band

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

 

NOVEMBER 18TH 2017

Jean-Michel Pilc trio

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

 

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 22ND 2017

Julie Lamontagne Trio

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

 

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

Although Alex Pangman grew up a couple of generations late to have sung with Teddy Wilson, the vibrant young vocalist is proud to be known as Canada's Sweetheart of Swing.

 

NOVEMBER 25TH 2017

Tia Brazda

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)

 

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 15TH 2017

Paulo Ramos Brazilian Jazz Quartet

Paulo Ramos, a versatile Brazilian guitarist, singer, and composer was born in Sao Paulo.

 

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.

 

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 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 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 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.

 

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."

 

     
 
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