Edmonton International Jazz Festival

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Country and Region CanadaAlberta
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Edmonton International Jazz Festival
301-10526 Jasper Avenue
Edmonton, Alberta T5J 1Z7 Canada
Phone: (01) 780 990-0222
Fax: (01) 780 990-0212
Email: info@edmontonjazz.com

Festival Description

This annual event has taken place since 1979. The festival program features top jazz concerts, workshops, club dates and free outdoor events for the entire family. Some of Canada’s best jazz musicians and international guest stars appear at this ten day celebration of jazz music. The festival supports new talent from around the world. The festival takes place in various venues around town.

Festival Dates June 21 - 30, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • June 21
    • Doug Organ Trio
    • Three Sun Sea
    • Erin Costelo
    • Alan Jones Canadian All Star Sextet
    • Soweto Kinch Trio
    • Sandy Foster Quartet
    • Tim Lemke Group
  • June 22
    • Edmonton Jazz Collective
    • Sketches of Eternity
    • Don Berner Sextet
    • An Evening With PJ Perry & Tommy Banks
    • Gypsophilia
    • d’Cana
    • Louise Dawson
    • Nuela Charles
  • June 23 — Jazz Brunch at the Edmonton Petroleum Club
    • Hutchinson Andrew Trio
  • June 24
    • A/B trio
    • Peggy Lee Band and the Brad Turner Quartet
    • The Dead Stringers
  • June 25
    • Esperanza Spalding
    • Phronesis
    • Rooster Davis Trio with Special Guest Ann Vriend
  • June 26
    • The GeoMetrics
    • Courtney Pine Presents: HOUSE OF LEGENDS ATB
    • Curtis MacDonald Trio
    • Marianne Trudel - TRIFOLIA
  • June 27
    • Andrew Glover
    • Herbie Hancock
    • Lina Nyberg Band
    • Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Sextet
    • Erin Craig Quartet
  • June 28
    • the Writers’ Guild
    • Mike Morrisseau
    • An Evening of Swing with Bob Draga & Rollanda Lee
    • Peter Van Huffel’s Gorilla Mask
    • Kurt Rosenwinkel New Quartet
    • Roberto Lopez Afro-Columbian Jazz Orchestra
    • Charlie Austin Trio
    • Chandelle Rimmer Quartet
    • Laura Swankey Quartet
  • June 29
    • Three Quarter Septet
    • DJABE
    • Patricia Barber Trio
    • Quetango Quartet
    • Celsius
    • Jess Smith Project
    • Peter Belec Quartet


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