Previous events

Aug28

Bill Stevenson Quartet

Boardwalk Taproom and Eatery

Vocalist and pianist Bill Stevenson with his outstanding rhythm section and accompanying stellar horn player Chris Mitchell along with a top rhythm section will provide an entertaining performance of jazz and blues standards. Tickets $30. For tickets phone 902-565-1092.

Aug28

Suppertime Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group

Daniels Alehouse and Eatery, 456 Charlotte St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

Supper Time Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group. Group members include: Janet Bickerton, Linda Muise, Shirley Dalton, Bruce McKinley, Matt Nicholson, James Munroe, Red Mike MacDonald, Ron Leadbeater, Carl Getto. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Aug28

Guitarist Jon Hines

Portside Beer Garden

Jon Hines displays his prowess on the guitar with his playing jazz and blues classics. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Aug28

Ian Aker, Doug Johnson, Ron Lafit

Portside Beer Garden

Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult. Three outstanding musicians join together for selections in jazz, rhythm and blues.

Aug27

Suppertime Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group

Daniels Alehouse and Eatery, 456 Charlotte St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

Supper Time Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group. Group members include: Janet Bickerton, Linda Muise, Shirley Dalton, Bruce McKinley, Matt Nicholson, James Munroe, Red Mike MacDonald, Ron Leadbeater, Carl Getto. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Aug27

Kenji Omae

Portside Beer Garden

Kenji Omae on tenor saxophone accompanied by Joe Waye on guitar, Eric Burke on bass, and Ron Leadbeater on drums. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Aug26

Suppertime Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group

Daniels Alehouse and Eatery, 456 Charlotte St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

Supper Time Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group. Group members include: Janet Bickerton, Linda Muise, Shirley Dalton, Bruce McKinley, Matt Nicholson, James Munroe, Red Mike MacDonald, Ron Leadbeater, Carl Getto. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Aug25

Suppertime Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group

Daniels Alehouse and Eatery, 456 Charlotte St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

Supper Time Jazz with Carl Getto Jazz Group. Group members include: Janet Bickerton, Linda Muise, Shirley Dalton, Bruce McKinley, Matt Nicholson, James Munroe, Red Mike MacDonald, Ron Leadbeater, Carl Getto. Free Admission. Children allowed if accompanied by adult.

Bill Stevenson Trio and Opening Act Carl Getto Jazz Trio featuring vocalist

Indoors at The Convent, 37 Nepean St./George St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

The Bill Stevenson Trio with Bill Stevenson, Geoff Arsenault, and Tom Easily: The Best in Jazz, Blues, and Vocals

Opening Act: Carl Getto Jazz Trio featuring vocalist Janet Bickerton

Ticket $40 per show Limited Seating For Tickets: email: capebretonjazzfestival@gmail.com For further information phone 902-565-1092

Bill Stevenson Trio with the vocals and jazz blues piano stylings of Bill Stevenson and Geoff Arsenault on drums and Tom Easley on bass. Opening Act Carl Getto Jazz Trio featuring vocalist Janet Bickerton

Indoors at The Convent, 37 Nepean St./George St., Sydney, Nova Scotia

The Bill Stevenson Trio with Bill Stevenson, Geoff Arsenault, and Tom Easily: The Best in Jazz, Blues, and Vocals.

Opening Act: Carl Getto Jazz Trio featuring vocalist Janet Bickerton

Ticket $40 per show Limited Seating For Tickets: email: capebretonjazzfestival@gmail.com For further information phone 902-565-1092

Vibraphonist Warren Chiasson

Cape Breton University Boardmore Theatre, Grand Lake Road, Sydney, Cape Breton

Vibraphonist Warren Chiasson is formerly from Cape Breton but has played jazz in New York for the past 50 years. Warren is recognized as one of the top jazz vibraphone players in the world. He will be joined on stage by Fabio Miano on piano, Jamie Gatti on bass, Ethan Ardelli on drums, and Mark Adam on congas. This show is dedicated to the memory of Heather Osler, of Glace Bay, formerly from New York. Heather was a generous patron of the jazz festival. She passed away in the spring of 2019. Tickets are $40 advance or $45 at door, the evening of the show. Advance tickets can be purchased here online, or in person at the Gallery Ledrew 331 Charlotte Street Sydney, Nova Scotia B1P 1E1. Phone: (902) 500-0620