Earth, Wind & Fire, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Béla Fleck and Brooklyn Rider, Rudresh Mahanthappa’s Gamak, Myriad3.
Dianne Reeves, Les Soeurs Boulay, Stacey Kent, Bill Frisell, Naomi Shelton and the Gospel Queens, Kirk MacDonald Quartet.
Performances on June 24 included: Daniel Lanois, Elliott BROOD, Holly Cole, Delbert and The Commotions, Hedvig Mollestad Trio, David’s Angels and Socalled. It was pouring rain in the Park, but people still showed up with a smile and great mood!
The music starts every night at 10:30pm until June 30th. Who knows who might show up!
It is with deep regret, that the Ottawa Jazz Festival marks the death of Don Lahey – one of its builders who played a critical role in its development in the 1980s. Don died in a car accident on Sunday, June 22, near Seeley’s Bay. He was 60 years old.
Enjoy live jazz from Ottawa’s best jazz artists while dining on special Jazz Festival menu plates at three of Downtown Rideau’s finest culinary establishments.
June 24 concert preview. Baptiste Trotignon with Mark Turner, Alex Pangman, Hiromi, Canailles, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society.
Bongou Lemonade, Detroit Soul Food, Suzy Q donuts, Share Happy ice-cream, Green Papaya, Doozy Candle, The Original Souvlaki, A Curious Shop, Bytown Bayou, Sula Wok, Fitz’s Catering, Sunny Days Gourmet Dogs, Bombay Garden.
A look at June 22 performers! Montreal Jubilation Choir, Colin Stetson, Kathleen Edwards, Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell, Snarky Puppy…
Win tickets to Beau’s Oktoberfest! Tweet a picture of yourself to @OttawaJazz with Beau’s After Dark Ale and tag it #AfterDarkJazz. We’ll announce a winner after the Festival closes on July 1.