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Submissions for International/Canadian Touring acts now being accepted.
The first review of submissions will take place early September. Deadline for this review is August 31, 2023.

Well known as an accomplished performer/composer/educator on the Canadian jazz scene for over twenty-five years, pianist Tom Van Seters is Associate Professor of Music at MacEwan University and will be playing Bellamy’s Lounge Series Happy Hour at Chateau Lacombe @chateaulacombehotel during our TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival @edmontondtwn on Wednesday June 26.

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Andrew Glover is an accomplished pianist and composer playing the first Bellamy’s Lounge Series Happy Hour at Chateau Lacombe @chateaulacombehotel of our TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival @edmontondtwn on Tuesday June 25.

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Edmonton-based drummer and composer Jon Guenter @jon.guenter is exploring musical expression rooted in personal experiences and will be live on June 29 part of our McDougall Series Edmonton Artist Spotlight @edmontondtwn at the TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival at McDougall United Church @mcdougallunitedyeg Get tickets now through our bio.

Jon’s compositions are heavily influenced by the free and postmodern movements, and his experience playing several different genres helps to give his music a unique, signature sound.
Get ready to embark on a sonic journey with Brave New Band @bravenewband a quintet of musical virtuosos that’s reshaping the sonic landscape, live from McDougall United Church @mcdougallunitedyeg on Friday June 28 part of our McDougall Series Edmonton Artist Spotlight @edmontondtwn at the @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival. Tickets available through our bio.

Chris Helman @chris.helman111 on soprano saxophone and Nicole Arendt @musicyogalife on marimba.

Brave New Band’s music is an artful fusion, layering meticulously composed music with free-flowing improvisation, all set against the backdrop of an edgy and danceable alternative rhythm section.
The music of Blackout Over Rio @allisonbalcetis features complex rhythmic compositions, explosive soloing, works with varied non-Western instrumentation, and dynamic improvisatory explorations and they’re a part of our Edmonton Artist Spotlight during the TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival at McDougall United Church @mcdougallunitedyeg @edmontondtwn . Get tickets through our bio.

They find inspiration in the Tony Williams Lifetime, Larry Coryell’s Eleventh House, and kraut-rock and space-rock groups such as Embryo, Alcatraz, Hawkwind, and Ozric Tentacles. Additionally, they are great admirers of Ornette Coleman, Sun Ra, and John Zorn.
A jazz-rooted collective that traverses diverse landscapes by combining music and poetry, Running, Running @r.unning.running take inspiration from the prairies, rustic homesteads, and still mornings as they navigate terrain that is as melancholic as it is sublime. Live from Starlite Room @starliteroom Temple Bar @edmontondtwn part of our Edmonton Artist Spotlight at the TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival on Saturday June 29. Get tickets through our bio.
Lyricist Lounge Hosted by K-Riz @krizmusic at Temple Bar in Starlite Room @starliteroom @edmontondtwn is a special JazzFest initiative that delivers a genre-fused event of jazz-influenced hip hop through live instrumentation and lyricism—featuring performances by Edmonton’s own K-Riz (alongside a live band) as well as his special guests Tea Fannie @iamteafannie and KazMega @kazmega all part of our Edmonton Artist Spotlight during the TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival on Friday June 28. Get tickets through our bio.
Western Canadian Music Award nominee and Explore Edmonton @exploreedmonton ambassador Mouraine @mouraine_ is part of our TD @td_canada Edmonton International Jazz Festival’s Edmonton Artist Spotlight from Temple Bar at Starlite Room @starliteroom @edmontondtwn on Wednesday June 26. He is a talented hip-hop artist set for a big breakthrough and his debut album In Search of Gold offers listeners a deeply personal and vulnerable look into Mouraine’s life, all backed by bold lyricism and colossal beats.

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