Baia Mare, the beautiful capital of Maramureș province in North Western Romania, hosts the third edition of its open air festival this coming weekend.
Probably the last chance to see Aretha Franklin in Toronto before her retirement later this year.
If you are into jazz, ECM records, piano, viola & violin, Transylvania, or all of the above, you must make your way to the Jazz Bistro in downtown Toronto this coming Tuesday evening (at a very reasonable 8 PM and an extremely light-on-the-wallet $10 -$20).
It’s the Canadian premiere of the Transylvanian Concert (ECM 2313).
Two exciting Romanian pianists play in Toronto this October!
One of the things I enjoyed most behind the Iron Curtain at the famous Sibiu Jazz Festival during the 1980’s was … regionalism.
Friday, June 19