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July 5

Pedro Quental

July 7

Salsa Sat. - Changui Havana & DJ Kruz

July 20

Friday Jazz Series: Althea Cameron

July 26

Shuffle Demons CD release

Aug. 3

Friday Jazz series: Cecilia Monte

Aug. 10

Friday Jazz series: Valeria Matzner

Aug. 17

Friday Jazz series: Iroko

1585 Dundas St. W.    Phone: 416 588-0307    
This is just a sampling of the many nightly acts performing at this venue. For a complete line-up of events, please
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Toronto Jazz Club listings - The Rex Jazz and Blues Bar live jaz concert listings

July 7

Benny Goodman Tribute

July 9

Dave Young Quintet

July 13

Vaughn Misener Trio

July 14

Nivk Teehan Group

July 19

Jake Koffman: The Music of Moe Koffman

July 20

From Boston: Benny Sharoni Quartet

July 25

The Leyland Gordon Group

July 26 & 27

Mark Eisenman Quintet

July 28

Jake Chisholm Group

July 30

John Cheesman Jazz Orchestra

194 Queen St. W.   Phone: 416 598-2475
This is just a sampling of the many nightly acts performing at this venue. Each night there are three or four bands on the bill.
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The TD Toronto Jazz Festival

   This year the TD Toronto Jazz Festival has expanded it's footprint for the ten day festival with over 60 stages in the GTA including the mainstage at Nathan Phillips Square, Sony Centre, and two in The Distillery District.
  Kick start your summer on a jazzy note as the TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival takes over the city. Celebrating music in all its forms, the festival presents more than 350 concerts over ten days with 1500 musicians performing at locations all across Toronto including artists such as Janelle Monae, Natalie Cole, The Bad Plus, Ziggy Marley, Bettye LaVette, George Benson, Tower of Power, Roy Hargrove, Peter Applyard, Joan Osbourne, Tedeschi Trucks Band, and many more.
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June 22 - July 1 Various Venues, Toronto Star Mainstage is at Nathan Phillips Square this year  |  Tickets: To buy tickets online,
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Beaches International Jazz Festival

   Toronto's best-loved jazz festival plays host to over a million guests during a week-long celebration of  jazz, entertainment and fun!
  The festival starts at Woodbine Park across from Ashbridges Bay for July 20-22, where multiple outdoor stages feature free concerts. In addition to the "Woodbine Park Main Stage", the "New Generation" and "Youth" stages celebrate young upcoming musicians that are having an impact on the jazz and contemporary music scene. Located at the western edge of the Beach community, Woodbine Park is situated at the corner of Northern Dancer Boulevard and Lake Shore Boulevard East
  The Festiavl then moves to three nights of StreetFest July 26 -28, (featuring more than 50 bands along a 2 kilometer stretch of traffic-free Queen Street East in the lakeside Beaches community)
  The festival finishes up with two days of continuous Main Stage concerts at the Beaches' Kew Gardens July 28 & 29.

July 20 - July 29     Woodbine Park, Beaches Neighbourhood, Kew Gardens  |  For Further Information and Schedule of Concerts,
please click here  Due to Queen St. being closed through the entire Beaches neighbourhood, it's best to take the TTC as parking is extremely limited.

Four Seasons Centre Free Concert Series: Autumn Serenade   

   Two of Canada's jazz giants, Phil Dwyer (saxophone) and Don Thompson (piano/bass), kick off the fall jazz season with a serenade to autumn. The program ranges from timeless standards to original creations, including Thompson's beautiful September .

Sept. 19    @ 5:30 6:30 p.m.  Four Seasons Centre For The Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W.   |   Admission:  FREE

Four Seasons Centre Free Concert Series:Aspects of Oscar   

  Canadian bassist Dave Young pays tribute to his long-time friend and collaborator, the legendary Oscar Peterson. The concert features tracks from Young's Juno-nominated CD, Aspects of Oscar, which includes familiar gems alongside lesser-known material he performed with Peterson over the years. Young is joined by his stellar sidemen: Kevin Turcotte (trumpet), Robi Botos (piano) and Terry Clarke (drums).

Sept. 25  @ 12 1 p.m.  Four Seasons Centre For The Performing Arts, 145 Queen St. W.   |   Admission:  FREE

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