Sunday, September 23, 2018
TU Jazz Fest 2018: Next-Gen Jazz Musicians Spend Their Inheritance

TU Jazz Fest 2018: Next-Gen Jazz Musicians Spend Their Inheritance

The lineage of Jazz has now gone back almost four generations since the legendary Buddy Bolden is known to have blown his life out...
Hilario Durán "Contumbao" - TD Toronto Jazz Festival 2018

Toronto Jazz Fest 2018: Still About the Music

When the outspoken musician and multi-instrumentalist Nicholas Payton deemed himself the preserver of “archaic pop” he was giving a kind of true, historical legitimacy...
TOJazzFest 2018 - Savion Glover and Marcus Gilmore

Saviour of Tap: Savion Glover feat. Marcus Gilmore at Koerner Hall

#TOJazzFest2018 - TD Toronto Jazz Festival 2018 Savion Glover has inspired a generation of dancers, not just tap dancers, dancers of all modern persuasion. In...
Allison Au: Lithe, Elegant and Swinging Anew

Allison Au: Lithe and Elegant, and Swinging Anew

By all accounts 2017 was a stellar year for the composer and alto saxophonist, Allison Au. The ethereally beautiful second album Forest Grove that...
The Toronto Sound: KUNÉ – Canada’s Global Orchestra

The Toronto Sound: KUNÉ – Canada’s Global Orchestra

April 7, 2018 - Koerner Hall, The Royal Conservatory - Toronto What do you think of when you think of a musical Toronto sound? For...
David Buchbinder - Odessa-Havana Project

The Toronto Sound: David Buchbinder’s Odessa/Havana

April 7, 2018 - Koerner Hall, The Royal Conservatory - Toronto When you have Maestro Hilario Durán involved in a project you can be assured...
Lina Allemano x 2: Sometimes Y and Squish It

Lina Allemano x 2: Sometimes Y and Squish It

The Canadian composer and trumpeter Lina Allemano, who splits her time between Toronto and Berlin seems to have spent much more time in the...
Larnell Lewis and Mark Kelso at The T.U. Jazz Festival 2017

T.U. Jazz Festival 2017: Of Role Models and Acolytes

Our knowledge of human history is limited by several stumbling blocks. The greatest of these is belief; not belief of the religious kind but...
TU Jazz 2017: Pioneers of the Future

TU Jazz 2017: Pioneers of the Future

When the English Romantic poet, William Wordsworth published his poem, “The Rainbow” one of the lines he wrote became an iconic rallying call for...
Allison Au

Allison Au: Like a Melody Blooming

I am nervous about meeting Allison Au and have been so for a whole week (and more) before the 20th of June, when we...

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