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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, January 26, 2019 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

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM Barons Band @ Baron Byng Legion
Weekly residency. Hot swinging jazz you can dance to! Tony Lees/cornet Stan Wong/drums Alexander Maroti/trombone Gail Braith/saxes Paul Hallam/clarinet Robin Hammonds/bass Sally Carroll/banjo Sit-ins common. Info: Paul Hallam 416-444-1956 The B... more
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM Boxcar Boys @ C'est What?
Band plays occasional gigs at this location. An eclectic mix of folk songs, klezmer, and traditional jazz. John Williams/leader/clarinet Kelsey McNulty/accordion Nicolas Buligan/tuba Justin Ruppel/percussion Laura Bates/violin The Boxcar Boys C'es... more
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Swing Shift @ The Rex

Approx. monthly gig at this location.
1930s onward big band music.

Swing Shift Big Band
The Rex Hotel

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Climax Jazz Band @ Leaside Pub

Monthly residence thru June 2019 (usually the last Saturday of each month).
British Trad style jazz.

Chris Daniels/leader/bass

Others tba

The Climax Jazz Band

The Leaside Pub

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
9:00 PM - 11:45 PM Tony Quarrington + Zoey Adams @ The Senator

One-off session at this location.

Tony Quarington

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
9:10 PM - 1:00 AM Ragweed JB @ Dovercourt House

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

The Ragweed Jazz Band
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