Greetings to the many thousands of readers from across Canada and the United States, as well as countries including the United Kingdom, Germany, France, India, Australia, Japan, Mexico, Romania and the Netherlands.

Total Pageviews

Friday, June 28, 2013

TD Toronto Jazz Festival highlights for June 28 (2013)

Friday, June 28

Boz Scaggs (Paul James opens)
8pm, Nathan Phillips Square
A casual listen to the Boz Scaggs discography makes one thing obvious: Bozz Scaggs is both a musical seeker and a man of sizeable talent as a singer, songwriter and pianist

Canadian Jazz Quartet with Special Guest Allen Vache
7:30pm, Home Smith Bar, Old Mill Toronto (21 Old Mill Road)
Allan Vache is an internationally known jazz clarinetist

Roberta Gambarini
8pm/10:30pm, Jazz Bistro (251 Victoria Street)
Every once in a while, a truly great singer comes along who possesses the beauty, individuality and talent to remind us of the magic of the human voice; that singer is Roberta Gambarini

Tommy Smith & The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
12:30pm, Toronto Star Stage, Nathan Phillips Square

Woodshed Orchestra
3pm, WIFI Patio, Nathan Phillips Square
The Woodshed Orchestra is an ecstatic soul-filled communal multi-headed celebration emancipation experience

Jorge Miguel Quartet
6pm, Trinity Stage, Distillery District (55 Mill Street)
Jorge Miguel creates new music that takes flamenco somewhere new and preserves its duende-an untranslatable Spanish word that means spirit and soul. Olé!

6pm, Pure Spirits Patio, Distillery District
DRUMHAND wields a name derived from the group’s percussive origins: hands, sticks and mallets pounding out old and new rhythms

8pm, Shops at Don Mills (1090 Don Mills Road)
A sizzling soulful band with an eclectic repertoire and a performance energy that make the group distinct in the Toronto area

1 comment: