Guelph Jazz Festival News

2017 Festival Podcast #3 Now Available

Artistic Director Scott Thomson has produced the third in a series of ten podcasts in which he discusses and plays the music of the superb artists and groups that are part of this year’s program. Check out this episode featuring the artists on the Thursday 14 September 8pm mixed program at Cooperators Hall, River Run Centre:…

GJF Podcasts to be aired on CFRU and CIUT

The 2017 Guelph Jazz Festival Podcasts, produced by Artistic Director Scott Thomson, will be aired weekly on CFRU 93.3fm at the University of Guelph, Thursdays at 2pm, and on CIUT 89.5fm at the University of Toronto, Thursdays at 3pm. The GJF thanks these media sponsors for their support. The podcasts are also available from Soundcloud,…

2017 Festival Podcast #2 Now Available

Artistic Director Scott Thomson has produced the second in a series of ten podcasts in which he discusses and plays the music of the superb artists and groups that are part of this year’s program. Check out this episode featuring the groups sharing the Friday 15 September 8pm double-bill at Cooperators Hall, River Run Centre: The…

GJF co-presenting Kevin Breit group at Hillside

Our sibling festival, Hillside, is this weekend, and the GJF is pleased to be co-presenting Kevin Breit & the Upper York Mandolin Quartet, 2:05pm, Sunday, 16 July, at the Lake Stage. Kevin is a long-time friend of the GJF and we are glad that he’s sharing his incredible talents during the event. We will be…

2017 Festival Podcast #1 Now Available

Artistic Director Scott Thomson has produced the first in a series of ten podcasts in which he discusses and plays the music of the superb artists and groups that are part of this year’s program. Check out this first podcast featuring the groups sharing the Saturday 16 September 8pm double-bill at Cooperators Hall, River Run Centre:…