Tuesday 27 June at Toronto Jazz Festival 2017

DAILY LISTINGS Tuesday, June 27


FEATURED PERFORMANCES

Mavis Staples
8 p.m. | Koerner Hall (273 Bloor St. W)
She is living, breathing history

Robert Glasper Experiment with special guest Kandace Springs
8 p.m. | The Concert Hall (888 Yonge St.)

Sheila Jordan Quartet
7 p.m. | 10 p.m. | Jazz Bistro (251 Victoria St.)
One of the finest jazz singers since Billie Holiday

FREE PERFORMANCES
Quinn Bachand’s Brishen
12 p.m. | OLG Stage on Cumberland
A virtuoso  on the acoustic guitar, they play fresh and sparkling variations on gypsy jazz

Bill King
1 p.m. | Yorkville Village, The Oval

Al Muirhead Trio with special guest Laila Biali
1:30 p.m. | OLG Stage on Hazelton
At 80 years young, he was nominated for a 2017 JUNO Award for his critically acclaimed debut album

Ashley Summers’s Raîson d’Être
2:30 p.m. | OLG Stage on Cumberland
Known for a lyrical style that is punctuated by a sinewy impetuousness

Les Petits Nouveaux
3 p.m. | Yorkville Village, TNT Lounge
Deeply rooted in the tradition set by Django Reinhardt and Stéphane Grappelli

Chelsea and the Cityscape
4 p.m. | OLG Stage on Hazelton
A six-piece jazz / pop band led by saxophonist and composer Chelsea McBride, one of the city’s fastest rising orchestration trailblazers

Red Hook Soul
5:30 p.m. | OLG Stage on Cumberland

The Lesters
6:30 p.m. | Yorkville Village Laneway

Neil Cowley Trio
7 p.m. | Church of the Redeemer
When not playing with superstar Adele, UK pianist Neil Cowley leads a trio whose sound lands somewhere between space jazz and jazz rock

Phronesis
7 p.m. | Heliconian Hall
One of the most powerful and energetic small ensembles on the European jazz scene

Sammy Miller & The Congregation
8 p.m. | OLG Stage on Hazelton
They’re on a mission to put the generosity back into jazz and bring art back to the people. Joyful jazz.

Nomadic Massive
8:30 p.m. | OLG Stage on Cumberland
10-piece collective spitting lines in English, French, Creole, Spanish and Arabic

Mill Street Late-Night Jam with Humber Faculty Trio
10 p.m. | InterContinental Toronto Yorkville Hotel
Our nightly late-night jam with the outstanding house band Mike Downes (bass), Robi Botos (piano) and Fabio Ragnelli (drums)

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