Welcome to your behind the scenes portal to bits and pieces about the Ottawa Jazz Festival.
It takes many individuals to organize and execute an event of this magnitude including staff, the board of directors, volunteers, sponsors and of course a remarkable array of musicians. Throughout the year, we’ll introduce readers to some very special individuals who make it all possible.
Blues Hall of Famers Elvin Bishop and Charlie Musselwhite open the main stage with a collaboration 50 years in the making!
A round-the-clock live music marathon, plus hourly prize draws, June 14-15!
Find out who is setting the nights on fire during the OLG After Dark Series, including Judith Hill, Tennyson, Jim Bryson and Soil & “Pimp” Sessions and more!
Programming Manager Petr Cancura discusses the 2016 lineup on CBC’s All In a Day and CBC News Ottawa.
People have been talking. Here’s an overview of our most diverse lineup yet!
Don’t miss the last show in the Petr Cancura Crossroads series with Canadian singer-songwriter Jeremy Fisher at the NAC Fourth Stage on April 7 at 7:30pm.
Thank you to everyone for making the 2016 TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival a complete success!
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) recently announced the nominees for the 2016 JUNO Awards. Many of them have been presented by the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival and TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Fest. Take a look…
- 2017 TD Ottawa Jazz Festival Revealed! March 23, 2017
- Volunteer Applications Now Available for 2017 March 22, 2017
- Swing into Spring – Live Auction & Benefit Concert February 8, 2017
- Prince showcased at TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival February 6, 2017
- Mélanie E. combines classic French songs and jazz at TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival February 6, 2017
- Miguel Zenón Quartet at 2017 TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival – debut latest album live in Ottawa day before release date February 6, 2017
- Programming Manager Petr Cancura’s reflections on Harris Eisenstadt February 6, 2017
- Dream lineup to perform at 2017 TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival December 6, 2016
- Notice – 2016 Ottawa Jazz Festival AGM November 21, 2016
- Thank you for making the 36th TD Ottawa Jazz Festival a resounding success! September 20, 2016
- The 2016 TD Jazz Youth Summit Awards go to… September 7, 2016
- No Problemo, Three Amigos: We’re open for business today! June 29, 2016
- The Tu-blog: A Spotlight on the Tuba at Ottawa Jazz June 24, 2016
- Accessing the NAC Back Stage June 21, 2016