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.
Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students
5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.
Featuring Sylvain Lamothe on contrabass and J-P Bouffard on piano, Ria Reece will be performing a jazzed out version of her repertoire.
Blues guitarist Steve Rowe has earned his title of Guitar Hero through media and fans alike.
Malika Tirolien Quintet
Malika's solo project is a delicate mix of soul, jazz, R&B, hip-hop and Afro-Caribbean influences.
Luce Bélanger trio
The Luce Bélanger Trio presents their debut, Geranium, at the edge of where Jazz, Classical and Singer Songwriter music intersect.
The Evan Shay Standards Band
Featuring: Evan Shay- Tenor Sax, Sam Dickinson- Guitar, Rafael Zaldivar- Piano, Mathieu McConnell- Bass, Jim Doxas- Drums
Juno Award winners Tara Davidson and William Carn from Toronto collaborate with Montreal's own Josh Rager to perform originals and standards.
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Total Madness
Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), François Moutin (double bass), Ari Hoenig (drums), Joel Frahm (sax) & Jacques Schwarz-Bart (sax)
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Trio Pilc / Moutin / Hoenig
Featuring: Jean-Michel Pilc (piano), François Moutin (double bass), Ari Hoenig (drums)
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Itamar Borochov Quartet
Featuring Itamar Borochov (trumpet), Shai Maestro (piano), Rick Rosato (bass), Jay Sawyer (drums)
Montreal International Jazz Festival: THE ROBI BOTOS / SEAMUS BLAKE QUARTET
Expect an evening of original compositions, Roma-influenced songs as well as straight-ahead swing and bebop compositions, featuring four of the great jazz musicians in the world in a rare club appearance.
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Peter Bernstein & The Mike Rud Trio
Jazz guitarist Peter Bernstein has been a part of the jazz scene since 1989. During that time he has participated in over 80 recordings and numerous festival, with musicians from all generations.
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Dr. Lonnie Smith Trio
Dr. Lonnie Smith is considered a living legend of jazz and his visit to Montreal is clearly a major event. Not to be missed!
Montreal International Jazz Festival: Roy Hargrove Quintet