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What's On?.....events calendar

Your time-planner for upcoming classic jazz events around the GTA and a few just beyond: 

  • Known gigs for the month, plus other noteable events further out. 
  •  Click on any gig for more details
  • Additions/deletions/amendments gladly received, please.

Mon. 5/21 8:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
Tue. 5/22 6:30 PM River Dogs @ River Grill, Tonwanda, NY

4th Tuesday of May & June.

The River Dogs
The River Grill

6:30 PM Megacity Swing Band @ Sunnybrook K-Wing

Occasional monthly gigs until December 04, 2018 (dates & days vary)

Megacity Swing Band
Sunnybrook Hospital - K-Wing

Note: end time not known; estimate shown here.

8:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
9:00 PM Peter Hill duo @ La Revolución

Every Tuesday.
Peter is joined by a guest horn player.

Peter Hill/piano/arranger.

Wed. 5/23 8:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
8:00 PM Girls' Night Out @ 120 Diner

Weekly event. 

Vocal jam with:
Lisa Particelli/host
Peter Hill/piano
Norman Marshall Villeneuve/drums
Ross MacIntyre/bass

Lisa Particelli
Peter Hill
120 Diner

9:00 PM Jeff Healey's 'My Kinda Jazz' @ Jazz-FM

Weekly rebroadcast of the late Jeff Healey's legendary radio series, featuring early jazz music, from his vast collection of original recordings.

91.1 FM

My Kinda Jazz
Jazz-FM

Thu. 5/24 2:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
5:00 PM Sugar Foot Stomp @ CIUT-FM Live from the CIUT studios at Hart House. Resident host Colin Bray plays early jazz from his excellent collection. 89.5 FM and via the internet (or podcast at any time). 416.946.7000, while the record is playing. Rebroadcasts are not uncommon Sugar... more
6:30 PM Don Burns @ Dick & Jenny's, Grand Island NY

Weekly residency. Ragtime piano with a dose of comedy.

Don Burns
Dick & Jenny's Bake & Brew

8:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
Thu. 5/24
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Fri. 5/25
9:30 PM
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1:00 AM
Reposadists @ Reposado bar

Thursday & Friday evenings. Gypsy - inspired jazz

Roberto Rosenman/guitar
Tim Hamel/trumpet
John Myer/bass
Geoff Halischuck/drums 
Sandy Alexander/vox

Roberto Rosenman
Reposado Bar

Fri. 5/25 4:00 PM Hogtown Syncopators @ The Rex

Weekly residency. Jay Danley/guitar, Drew Jurecka/violin, Terra Hazleton/vocals/percussion, James Thomson/bass, Richard Whiteman/piano. Missing/replaced players common.

Hogtown Syncopators
Rex Hotel
5:30 PM Jazz Generation @ Imperial Pub Weekly residency at this location. Band plays in the 'Backroom', at the rear of the ground floor. Styling: American Songbook; swing, ballads and a little Latin. Think ballroom with improvisation Typically (but line-up may vary) a septet: Malcolm/l... more
7:00 PM Les Petits Nouveaux @ La Revolucion

Gypsy jazz trio.

Tak Arikushi/guitar
Aline Homzy/violin
Andy Mac/guitar
+ (usually) a session guest

https://www.facebook.com/LesPetitsNouveaux/" target="_blank">Les Petits Nouveaux
La Revolucion

8:00 PM "Ma Rainey's Black Bottom" play @ Soulpepper Theatre Multiple award-winning stage play about jazz music. Specifically about the players and producers of the genre in Chicago in the 1920s. Some music, but not really a musical. Music, within a stage play. Monday to Saturday until June 02 2018. Occasiona... more
Fri. 5/25
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Sat. 5/26
8:30 PM
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12:30 AM
All Star Bourbon Street Band @ N'Awlins Bar & Dining
Twice-weekly residency. Fridays & Saturday evenings


N'Awlins Jazz Bar & Dining
Fri. 5/25
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Sat. 5/26
9:30 PM
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1:00 AM
Reposadists @ Reposado bar

Thursday & Friday evenings. Gypsy - inspired jazz

Roberto Rosenman/guitar
Tim Hamel/trumpet
John Myer/bass
Geoff Halischuck/drums
Sandy Alexander/vox

Roberto Rosenman
Reposado Bar

Sat. 5/26 10:00 AM Bar-room Buzzards @ Niagara Fally NY parade

Memorial Day parade.

Bar-room Buzzards
Niagara Falls NY

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