TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival

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Country and Region CanadaOntario
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Festival Contact Information

TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival
82 Bleecker Street
Toronto, ON M4X1L8 Canada
Phone: (01) 416-928-0533

Festival Description

The TD Canada Trust Toronto Jazz Festival will celebrate its 23rd year featuring at more than 40 venues throughout downtown Toronto. This world-class festival will showcase 1500+ of the best international and Canadian musicians performing diverse styles from traditional to fusion, blues to bebop. Hundreds of thousands of jazz fans from around the world will experience jazz at ticketed mainstage performances, in concert halls, at free indoor and outdoor stages, and at more than 30 clubs, hotels and lounges.

Venue locations are in the heart of Downtown Toronto and are accessible by public transportation. There is something for everyone. Unique festival attractions include first-class, licensed, refreshment gardens, marquees, an Artisans’ Village, After-Hours Jam Sessions, Workshops and TalkBack sessions. Opening ceremonies will kick off the festival at City Hall’s Nathan Phillips Square

Festival Dates June 20 - 29, 2013
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Festival Events:

Partial lineup 2013:
  • Willie Nelson & Family
  • Smokey Robinson
  • Martha Reeves and the Vandellas
  • Eliane Elias
  • Mavis Staples
  • Dr. John & The Nite Trippers
  • John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension & Courtney Pine
  • James Cottom
  • Pino Daniele & Rita Chiarelli
  • Nikki Yaonofsky
  • Bob Jmes, David Sanborn featuring Steve GAdd
  • Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
  • Betty LaVette
  • James Hunter Six
  • Boz Scaggs
  • Paul James
  • Planet Earth
  • Alison Au Quartet
  • Artie Roth
  • Blackburn
  • Blues & Troubles
  • Bobby Sparks Trio
  • Brian Katz
  • Cafe Cubano
  • Damien Erksine
  • and many, many more…


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