- Advanced ticket sales through edmontonjazz.com.
- Three new venues – Triffo Theatre , Varscona Theatre and Starlite Room.
- New location for the free Works With Jazz Lunch Hour Showcases. Find us at Capital Plaza at the Alberta Legislature Grounds.
- Jazz For Kids – The Audrey Ochoa Quintet hosts an interactive educational event for family and youth.
Back in 2018!
- Club Series events at Blue Chair Cafe and Cafe Blackbird showcasing Edmonton-based acts.
- Volunteer opportunities – Join new and old friends and gain experience helping to bring the 2018 event to life! SIGN UP
- Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre will once again host the Big Band Bash featuring MacEwan University Big Band, MacEwan University Outreach Band and the Littlebirds Big Band.
- More Jam sessions included at Bellamy’s Lounge as well as a special jam to follow Ghost-Note on June 25 at the Starlite Room.
- 10-Day Jazz Pass
Artists & Events
To avoid disappointment, buy your tickets early.
Prices listed are per show and do not include GST or service charges.
Snarky Puppy | $39-$49 | No passes
Spanish Harlem Orchestra | $40 | No passes
MASTERS & NEXT GEN SERIES
Laila Biali | $30
Vincent Herring Quartet | $40
Ghost-Note; Opener: Carter & the Capitals | $25
Sheila Jordan + Cameron Brown; Opener: Maya Rae ft. Miles Black Trio | $40
Moon Hooch; Opener: Klusterfunk | $25
Johnny O’Neal Trio | $40
WORLD OF JAZZ SERIES
Maciej Obara Quartet | $23
Hilario Duran Quartet “Contumbao” with Horacia “El Negro” Hernandez | $23
GoGo Penguin | $30
Peter Van Huffel’s Gorilla Mask | $23
François Bourassa Quartet | $23
OLD STRATHCONA SERIES
The Heavyweights Brass Band | $23
Allison Au Quartet | $23
Al Muirhead’s Canadian Quintet | $23
A Musical Tribute to Rollanda Lee | $30
Blue Chair Café | $17 – $20 | No Passes
Reservations Recommended – bluechair.ca or 780-989-2861
Rubim DeToledo Quartet
Café Blackbird | $15 | No Passes
Reservations Recommended – cafeblackbird.ca or 780-451-8890
Joel Jeschke Trio
Dean Pierno Quartet
Paul Johnston Quartet
WORKS WITH JAZZ SERIES
A free lunch-hour showcase of some of Edmonton’s finest jazz musicians.
This series is presented in part by the Works Art & Design Festival
Kate Blechinger Qunitet
Leonard Patterson Group
Remi Noel Sextet
John Sweenie Group
BIG BAND BASH
An afternoon of bold and brassy performances by three of Edmonton’s well-established big bands. All ages welcome!
MacEwan University Big Band
MacEwan Outreach Big Band
Littlebirds Big Band
JAZZ FOR KIDS
Bring the whole family for an interactive hour of jazz and fun. Sing along, clap along, play along with some of Edmonton’s finest musicians as they break down some of the history, theory and functions of jazz music and give you in the audience the chance to get involved from your seats or even on stage! There will be prizes, dancing and live music.
Audrey Ochoa – Trombone
Jeremiah McDade – Saxophone
Brett Hansen – Guitar
Sandro Dominelli – Drums
Mike Lent – Bass
TICKETS SOLD DIRECT THROUGH VENUE
Winspear Centre Box Office | winspearcentre.com or 780-428-1414
Ghost-Note and Moon Hooch
Starlite Room | starliteroom.ca
ALL OTHER ADVANCE TICKETS, PASSES & PACKAGES AVAILABLE THROUGH EDMONTONJAZZ.COM
- NEW! We have Print-At-Home and/or Mobile Tickets this year. Ticket(s) are sent to your inbox in PDF format, barcode must be visible to scan tickets. If it doesn’t have a barcode, it’s not a ticket!
- Tickets will also be available at venue doors on show nights, space permitting. $2 service fee will be charge on door sales.
- Watch for updates on ticket specials at edmontonjazz.com
The TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival
brings the world’s best jazz performers to Edmonton.
JUNE 22- July 1, 2018