Music and art at Studio 888

Where there is music, there is art – and that’s certainly the case this month at Studio 888. The Queen East gallery is hosting a July Jazzfest Group Show July 13 to 30. Featuring all local Beach artists – Beverly Allen, Blair Drawson, Donna Gordon, Nina Hod, Joyce Nelson, Pat Leary, Liz Russ, Dianne Shelton, […]

Hope United Church continues Jazz Vespers Series

Hope United Church continues its Jazz Vespers Series, highlighting local jazz musicians or groups, on July 22 from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. – a free early evening event open to all ages with refreshments provided. This time, saxophonist David Rubel takes the stage, joined by Patrick Hewan on piano and Rob McBride on upright bass. […]

Zed Head's Neil Chapman, left, and the Fogman rock it out in front of Gabby's. The 24th Annual Beaches International Jazz Festival was once again a great success, showcasing great jazz, blues, and rock artists. The streetfest, which took place July 26-28, attracted a great number of visitors as up to 50 bands lined up the sidewalks on Queen Street from Woodbine to Beach.

Beaches International Jazz Festival returns

It’s time for what some of us wait all year for – the 29th annual Beaches International Jazz Festival – and there are plenty of events planned leading up to the celebrated StreetFest at the end of July. Festivities start east this year, with the month-long music fest – the largest free jazz festival in […]