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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.

Sunday, August 20, 2017 jump to date
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM All Star Bourbon Street Band @ N'Awlins Bar & Dining
Twice-weekly. Friday & Saturday evenings.
N'Awlins Jazz Bar & Dining
9:00 PM - 1:00 AM Patrick Tevlin's New Orleans Rythmn @ Gate 403

3rd or 4th Saturday of the month. Hot Swing.

Patrick Tevlin/leader/trumpet
Hannah Krapivinsky/singer
Mike Evin/piano
Lucas Gadke/bass

Patrick Tevlin's New Orleans Rythmn
Gate 403

9:10 PM - 1:00 AM Bertie & the Gents @ Dovercourt House

Weekly swing dance event, usually to a live band; bands vary.
Dance lessons at 7pm. 

Roberta Hunt
Dovercourt House (Swing Toronto)

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Dinny's Allstars @ Queen Victoria's Pub
Summer gigs (July & August) are once a month (other times usually every 2nd week); Sundays, 5 to 8 pm. Summer dates: July 23 & August 20. Band style: early jazz standards, American songbook, swing and blues. Personnel vary from gig to gig; ... more
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Excelsior JB @ Rex Hotel
Weekly residency. 
Default sextet (depps common):
Syd Calvert/leader/banjo
Toby Hughes/reeds
Al Cox/trumpet
Miro Letko/trombone
John Floyd/keyboards
Glenn Anderson/drums
Chris Daniels/bass
Excelsior Jazz Band
Rex Hotel
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Morgan Street Stompers @ Broadway Hotel, N. Tonawanda NY

Third Sunday of the month, usually.

The Morgan Street Stompers
The Broadway Hotel, North Tonawanda, NY

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Red Hot Ramble @ The Rex

Resident at The Rex, usually on the 2nd Sunday of each month.
New Orleans roots music.
A week later than normal for November.

Red Hot Ramble
The Rex Hotel 

4:30 PM - 7:30 PM New Orleans Connection @ Grossman's
Sunday residency at Grossman's Taverrn. The repertoire is a slice of New Orleans classic jazz. Default septet: Chuck Clark/leader/trumpet Toby Hughes/manager/reeds Jack King/banjo Chris Daniels/bass Charlie Trainor/piano Paul Brady/drums (Various)/... more
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Mardi Gras Parade @ The CNE

Daily parade through the CNE grounds.

The Canadian National Exhibition