Wreckhouse International Jazz & Blues Festival

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Country and Region CanadaNewfoundland and Labrador
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Festival Contact Information

Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues
90 O’Leary Avenue, Suite 203
St. John’s, NL A1B 2C7
Phonw: +01 (709) 739-7734
Fax: +01 (709) 739-7706

Festival Description

Wreckhouse Jazz & Blues celebrated its inaugural edition in 2002 to promote jazz, blues and world music in Newfoundland and Labrador. Throughout the year the non-profit that organizes the festival offers educational and performance events as well. In addition there are public events to appreciate the diversity, history, traditions of jazz, blues and world music. Rising talents are given the opportunity to perform and attend educational experiences to further their career, to collaborate with other performers. The festival brings together established artist with these young musicians to encourage and support them in their creative field.

Festival Dates July 10 - 13, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2012:
  • Bill Brennan
  • The Bill Evans Project: DBLT
  • Scott Goudie
  • Wes Mackey
  • Katie Hopkins Trio
  • Alejandra Ribera
  • The Forgotten Bouzouki
  • Dominic Mancuso
  • Mike Essoudry’s Mash Potato Mashers
  • Soul Rebels Brass Band
  • Shawn Beresford & the Soulution
  • Brad Jefford Trio +
  • Parc X Trio
  • François Houle 5+1
  • The Sicilian Jazz Project
  • Denis Parker & John Clarke
  • Charlie A’Court
  • Patrick Boyle Trio
  • Shine On: The Universe of John Lennon
  • Darrell Cooper & the Strong Persuaders
  • The Chris Tarry Group
  • Fond of Tigers


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