Concerts, Clinics & Events 2015-2016

The University of Toronto Jazz Studies concerts and clinics are generously supported by Long and McQuade Musical Instruments, Yamaha Canada Music, The Ken Page Memorial Trust, and John and Claudine Bailey.

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KEN PAGE MEMORIAL TRUST MASTERCLASS SERIES

Sponsored by the Ken Page Memorial Trust
Upper Jazz Studio, 90 Wellesley Street West.
3:15 – 4:30 (except as noted)
Open to the public. Free admission.

Sep 16: Nick Smith
Sep 30: Dave Young
Oct 7: Grant Stewart
Oct 21 Reza Khota
Oct 28: Elaine Kopman
Nov 4: Avi Granite
Nov 11: Ineke Van Doorn
Nov 18: Dave Liebman
Nov 25: Kenji Omae
Jan 13: Amanda Tosoff
Feb 10: Andrew Downing (panel discussion)

U OF T JAZZ @ THE REX

U of T Jazz ensembles perform at The REX Jazz Bar most Mondays during the school year.
194 Queen Street West
No cover, tip jar policy.

Set 1: 6:30 – 7:10
Set 2: 7:20 – 8:00
Set 3: 8:10 – 8:50 (No third set on Sep 26, Oct 31, Nov 28, Jan 30, Feb 27, Mar 27)

DATE / ENSEMBLE LEADER

Sep 12: TBA
Sep 19: TBA
Sep 26: Geoff Young / Downing UG
Oct 3: Dave Young / Sanborn 1 / Murley 1
Oct 10: TBA
Oct 17: Englert / Murley 2 / Logue
Oct 24: Lemish / Neill / Occhipinti
Oct 31: 12tet
Nov 7: TBA
Nov 14: Carn / Albert / MacLeod
Nov 21: Murley 3 / Murley 4 / Sanborn 2
Nov 28: Downing Grads
Dec 5: Jazz Orchestras
Dec 12: Vocalists Dir: Christine Duncan
Jan 9: TBA
Jan 16: Vivian
Jan 23: Murley 1 / Jefferson / Murley 2
Jan 30: Lemish / Downing UG
Feb 6: Murley 3 / Sanborn 2 / Dave Young
Feb 13: Neill / Albert / Occhipinti
Feb 20: TBA
Feb 27: Murley 4 / Geoff Young
Mar 6: Carn / Englert / MacLeod
Mar 13: Jefferson / Logue / Sanborn 1
Mar 20: Vivian
Mar 27: 12tet
April 3: Vocalists Dir: Christine Duncan
April 10: Jazz Orchestras

UPPER JAZZ CONCERTS

Set 1: 7:00 – 7:40
Set 2: 7:45 – 8:25
Set 3: 8:30 – 9:10

Optional jam session to follow.

Oct 12: Murley 3 / Murley 4 / Sanborn 2
Oct 26: Jefferson / MacLeod / Albert
Nov 2: Downing Grads
Nov 9: DOG
Nov 16: Dave Young / Vivian
Nov 23: Murley 1 / Murley 2 / Lemish
Nov 30: Sanborn 1 / Englert / Downing UG
Jan 18: Carn / Logue / Neill
Jan 25: Occhipinti / Geoff Young
Feb 8: Composer’s Concert

LISTENING LECTURES

Grad students present Listening/Lectures on a wide variety of music. Students are encouraged to bring their lunch and check out the presentations.

Noon, Upper Jazz

Schedule TBA

OPEN MIC NIGHTS

These nights are sponsored by the FMUA, and provide an opportunity for all students from the Faculty of Music to take the stage.

Lower Jazz Studio / 7:30 pm

Schedule TBA

THE TRANZAC

Tuesday, March 24 / 10:00 pm
The Tranzac

292 Brunswick Ave.

LULA LOUNGE

LULA LOUNGE

Schedule TBA

WALTER HALL

Large ensemble concerts in Walter Hall. 7:30 pm

Oct 19: 12tet (Dir: Jim Lewis)
Nov 18: Dave Liebman w/UTJO Dir: Gordon Foote
Nov 30: 11:00 JO and Vocal Jazz Ensemble (Dir: Noam Lemish / Christine Duncan)
Jan 26: Jazz Composers Concert
Feb 10: U of T Jazz 12tet (Dir: Terry Promane)
Feb 15: UTJO (Dir: Gordon Foote)
Mar 1: 12tet (Dir: Jim Lewis)
March 23: John LaBarbera featured with the UTJO and 11:00 Jazz Orchestra
March 29: Vocal Jazz Ensemble (Dir: Christine Duncan)

HART HOUSE

Large ensembles perform several times at year at Hart House, on the U of T campus. Admission is free.

9:00 pm

Schedule TBA