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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.

Sunday, April 07, 2019 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
9:10 PM - 1:00 AM Ben Harvey & his Ornamentals @ Dovercourt House

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

Ben Harvey & his Ornamentals
Dovercourt House (Swing Toronto)

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Louisian Havana @ Rex Hotel
Weekly through April A newly formed band, led by bassist Jorge (George) Gavidia Morales. New Orleans based (and influenced by the defuct Freeway Jazz Band), with some Cuban material too. The violin takes the role of lead instrument, usually (else ... more
3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Club Django @ The Rex

Monthly residency here - 1st Sunday of the month.
Hot Club of Paris gypsy jazz.

Club Django
The Rex Hotel

3:30 PM - 6:30 PM Club Django @ The Rex
Hot Club of Paris music. Usually the 1st Sunday of each month. Default string sextet: André Séguinot/guitar (Dep: Dave Dunlop) John Farrell/guitar Gerry Duligal/accordion Abbey Sholzberg/bass Rodion Boshoer/violin (Dep: Jonathan Marks) ... more
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
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Climax JB @ Mount Pleasant Rose

First Sunday of the month, unitl April 7, 2019.
The band has a gig again at the old "Chick 'n' Deli" location. 

Chris Daniels/leader/bass
Others  tba

The Climax Jazz Band
Mount Pleasant Rose

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Dinny's Allstars @ Queen Victoria's

Approximately 2-weekly gig at this location by this band.

Today's line-up:

Brian Dinsdale/leader/trumpet


Peter Turner/trombone
Mick Loran/reeds
Lynn Eberhart/bas
Dan McCue banjo/guitar

Dinny & the All Stars
Queen Victoria's pub