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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.

Saturday, December 15, 2018 jump to date
8:30 PM - 12:30 AM All Star Bourbon Street Band @ N'Awlins Bar & Dining
Twice-weekly residency. Fridays & Saturday evenings

N'Awlins Jazz Bar & Dining
9:30 PM - 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

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Ross Wooldridge sextet @ Concerts at Michele's, Schomberg
 Ross Wooldridge and his Tribute to Artie Shaw and his Gramercy 5   Ross brings his critically acclaimed Tribute to Michele and Luciano's intimate home concert setting for a swinging afternoon of the finest in small group jaz... more
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Dinny's Allstars @ K-W Dixieland Jazz Club

Weekly sessions until May 2019.
Bands vary; non-members welcome.

Brian Dinsdale/leader/trumpet
Peter Turner/trombone
Others tba

Dinny & the All Stars
The Kitchener-Waterloo Dixieland Jazz Club
Royal Canadian Legion (venue host)

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Red Rhythm @ Communist's Daughter
Weekly residency. Gypsy jazz meets trumpet playing bartender.

Players vary.
Michael Louis Johnson/leader/trumpet/vocal
Roberto Rosenman/guitar
Terry Wilkins/bass
Patrick Gregory/guitar Bob Stevenson clarinet
Red Rhythm
Communist's Daughter
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM Happy Pals @ Grossman's
Resident weekly New Orleans Jazz Party. Default septet (subs common): Patrick Tevlin/leader/trumpet Roberta Tevlin/trombone Chuck Clarke/drums Gabriel Kerekes/reeds Charlie Trainor/piano Ben Lee/banjo Lucas Gadke/bass The Happy Pals Grossman's Tav... more
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Alex Pangman's Alleycats @ The Distillery
Christmas Market Distillery District Quintet "Try out this charming outdoors holiday market and hear Alex live while you shop amongst colourful lights, the massive holiday tree, and sip hot chocolate". Alex Pangman The Distillery District $6 Advan... more
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 - 11:59 PM Roberta Hunt Trio @ Sassafraz

Two gigs in December 2018 here.

Roberta Hunt

9:10 PM - 1:00 AM Vic Lawrence Seven @ Dovercourt House

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

Vic Lawrence
Dovercourt House (Swing Toronto)

9:45 PM - 11:45 PM Tyler Yerema @ Resevoir Lounge

Tyler Yerema & His Rhythm.
A weekly gig.
Stride piano, swing, boogie-woogie.

Tyler Yerema
The Reservoir Lounge