TD Victoria International Jazzfest: THE TEN HOT DAYS AND NIGHTS OF THE COOLEST MUSIC IN TOWN will happen from June 21 to June 30, 2019 when the TD JazzFest will present a culturally and musically diverse program of over 80 stunning performances and four workshop/clinics on 8 stages in downtown Victoria. Jazz is the “sound of surprise,” which will be heard when over 300 musicians in 68 bands from around the world.
Previously announced headliners appearing in the “Marquee Series” at the Royal Theatre and McPherson Playhouse are Raul Midón and Lionel Loueke & Laila Biali, The Suffers, Patricia Barber Trio, Joey Alexander Trio, Jesse Cook, Gregory Porter, and Jacob Collier.
For the “Presentation Series” of the TD JazzFest, the Victoria Jazz Society welcomes back Hermann’s Jazz Club once again as not one, but two TD JazzFest venues. There will be one ticketed evening performance every night of the festival in Hermann’s Jazz Club, featuring Marquis Hill Blacktet, Jacqui Naylor Quartet, Joe Magnarelli Quintet, The Heavyweights Brass Band, Amina Figarova Sextet, Maureen Washington, Eric Alexander Quartet w. Eric Reed, Trio LSD, Melissa Aldana Quartet, and Steve Smith and the Groove: Blue Organ Trio. At Hermann’s Upstairs (a new venue), featured artists are Dominique Fils-Aimé, Makaya McCraven, Thus Owls, and The Shuffle Demons.
For more info on artists including ticket links for the TD Victoria International Jazzfest, visit: https://playinvictoria.net/live-music/td-jazzfest-victoria/