August 22, 2012



Guelph Jazz Festival September 5-9, with Abdullah Ibrahim, Fred Frith, Reggie Workman, Gerry Hemingway, Matthew Shipp, Myra Melford, Peter Brotzmann, Francois Houle & Darius Jones.



Le Cagibi: Jason Sharp & Friends August 28.

Casa del Popolo: 4 groups September 1.

Club Soda:

Diese Onze:


L’Envers: Rent Party August 24. Simeon Abbot August 25.
Dana Reason, Lori Freedman, John Heward August 30.

Maison du Jazz:

La Sala Rossa: John Cage concert September 5.

Upstairs: Bayou Swing Trio August 22, Lorraine Klaasen August 24, Tevet Sela August 25, Modibo Keita August 26, Doxas Brothers August 27, Mike Rud & Chag Linsley August 28, Off The Hook August 30, Vivienne Dean August 31, Jeff Johnston Trio September 1.


To August 26. Charlie Parker Festival at various locations.

Clemente Soto Velez: Avant-garde jazz every Monday.

Cornelia Street Café: Chives August 22. Ellington/Strayhorn Tribute August 23. Julie Patinella August 24. Jean Rohe August 25. Jed Distler August 26.
Jane Ira Bloom September 2.

Downtown Music Gallery: In-store concerts Sunday @ 6:00pm. August 26, September 2, September 16, September 23, September 30, October 7, October 14, October 21, October 28.

92nd Street Y:

Roulette: 3 groups August 27.

St. Peter’s Church: Vanguard Orchestra October 7.

Symphony Space: Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra November 2 & 3.

The Stone: Al Margolis August 23, Jackie Heyen August 24, Andrew Deutsch & Gayle Young August 25, David Arner & Rosi Hertlein August 26.

Music in Gardens on Sundays:


Arraymusic: Toronto Improvisors Orchestra on last Friday of each month.

Hugh’s Room:

Music Gallery:

Old Mill Inn: Adrean Ferrugia August 24. Richard Underhill August 25.
David Warrack August 31. Bernie Senensky September 1.


Rex: Sam Noto & Don Menza August 22 & 23.

Royal Conservatory: Chick Corea & Gary Burton December 5.

Somewhere There: Patrick O’Reilly’s Wire Circus August 22 & August 29. Claude Witmann August 23. Jam Session & Lorde Awesome August 26.
Paul Newman & Heather Segger August 28.

Trane Studio:

Tranzac: Monk’s Music on the 1st and 3rd Sunday. Lina Allemano Four on 2nd Sunday of each month.