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Sun May 20 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
Our 2017-2018 season wraps up with the blues delivered by stellar songwriter and slide guitar player Martin Harley, of whom Roots magazine says, “Slide guitar master. Martin Harley is the business.”
Fri Jun 22 (7:30 PM to 9:30 PM)
“It’s hard not to start moving once Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio hit
the stage. Their blend of soul and jazz is absolutely infectious,” – KEXP
Sat Jun 23 (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
Folkworld raves, "Canadian world music sextet Ayrad set many
a stage on fire and made people dance with their lively music.” Don't miss this free, French-language collaboration with Le Centre culturel francophone de Vancouver.
Sun Jun 24 (1:00 PM to 3:00 PM)
There's nothing like a - free! - Latin Dance party to kick off summer with Mazacote's Afro-Latin grooves, from horn-driven New York salsa dura and beats from Colombia, Puerto Rico and Cuba,
Tue Jun 26 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
The singer-songwriter "steps back into the wayback machine" with her acclaimed 2017 album, Down Hearted Blues, featuring "songs written or made famous by musicians both renowned and obscure, from Willie Dixon and Memphis Minnie to Charles Sheffield and Betty James" [NPR].
Wed Jun 27 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
Jamison Ross emerged on the jazz scene as a commanding drummer. Since then, Ross - who blends jazz, gospel and soul - has also proven himself as a gifted and multifaceted composer, bandleader and vocalist, whose self-titled album, Jamison, earned a Grammy nomination.
Thu Jun 28 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
Los Lobos frontman David Hildago and guitarist Marc Ribot mesmerize with
diverse string-based stylings. As a duo, they are awe-inspiring in their
self-described ability “to stir your heart, challenge your head and move your
Fri Jun 29 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
to two harmonica greats that promises to be both magnetizing and memorable. After debuting this show last year to a sold-out,
ecstatic house at Frankie’s Jazz Club, quartet of accomplished jazz musicians - with harmonica player Keith Bennett and pianist Miles Black at the fore - are touring the tribute.
Sat Jun 30 (1:00 PM to 3:30 PM)
The 2018 CBC Searchlight Top 10 Finalist and 2016 WCMA Urban Artist of the Year nominees - whose "main goal is to play infectious grooves that get you to dance" [Victoria News], are a fun (and free!) way to wrap up your North Shore Jazz experience.
Thu Sep 27 to Fri Sep 28
A two-night engagement with cultural commentator
and humorist Fran Lebowitz kicks off the new Cap U speaker series,
re-launching as part of the university’s 50th anniversary celebrations.
Sat Oct 20 (8:00 PM to 10:30 PM)
showcase from the 20-time Grammy-winning guitarist, with
drummer Antonio Sánchez, bassist Linda May Han Oh & pianist Gwilym
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