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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, March 02, 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

10:00 PM - 2:00 AM Combo Royale @ Grossman's

Approximately 1st Friday of the month.
Music echoing the street jazz bands of New Orleans

Combo Royale
Grossman's Tavern

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM Dinny's Allstars @ K-W Jazz Club, Waterloo
Weekly sessions sponsored by the K-W Dixieland Jazz Club. Bands vary. Non-members welcome. Today's line-up (Mardi Gras party): Brian Dinsdale/leader/trumpet Glenn Anderson/drums Jazk Zorawski/bass Doc Walmsley/guitar/banjo Brian Graville/piano Tom ... more
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Hot Five Jazzmakers @ C'est What?
Alternate Saturdays through June 2019. Band is in their 30th year at this location. Officially, 3 to 5pm, but band frequently plays up to 6pm, to further entertain the House. Default sextet: Brian Towers/leader/trombone Janet Shaw /reeds Andrej S... 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 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 - 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 - 11:45 PM Alex Pangam trio @ The Senator

This monthly residency tends to sell out; reservations suggested.

Alex Pangman
The Senator Winebar

9:10 PM - 1:00 AM Heidi Lange Swing Band @ Dovercourt House

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

Heidi Lange
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