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Tickets go on sale March 1
Fratters Speakeasy

Fratters is THE NEW MUSIC VENUE to play in Red Deer and it is a beautiful club.

Cheryl Fisher Quintet will be the kickoff concert of the JATL 2015 Concert Series.

As an internationally recognized vocalist, Cheryl returns to perform in central Alberta with her celebrated quintet, featuring award-winning saxophonist Eric Allison.

EVENT: Concert: Cheryl Fisher Quintet
TIME: Saturday, April 4, 2015 9:00 pm
VENUE: Fratters Speakeasy, 5114 - 48 St., Red Deer, AB
ADMISSION: $20.00


Concert and Conversation with the Artists

Internationally renowned Portland jazz guitarist John Stowell and his trio "Scene". John's trio will be playing at the famed Yardbird Suite in Edmonton on May 22 and we can grab them for a Sylvan concert on this date while they are in the province.

Check their contemporary jazz stylings out on SPOTIFY. This will be our first foray into this popular form of intimate venues for jazz concerts.

EVENT: Concert: John Stowell & his trio "Scene"
TIME: Tuesday, May 26, 2015 @ 7:00pm
VENUE: Alliance Community Church Fellowship Hall, 4404 - 47 Ave., Sylvan Lake, AB
ADMISSION: $20.00

The Red Deer Symphony Orchestra's Evening of Jazz At The Lake

An outdoor catered picnic concert under the stars.

This concert will feature Dan Brubeck and his Trio playing symphonic arrangements of his famous father Dave Brubeck's compositions with special guests Eric Allison and Cheryl Fisher.

Tickets sold at RDSO office.

EVENT: Concert: Red Deer Symphony Orchestra
TIME: Saturday, August 15, 2015
VENUE: Sylvan Lake (venue TBD)
ADMISSION: $TBD


Catherine O’Grady offers a reality check regarding Ottawa Jazz Festival programming

    “Catherine O’Grady offers a reality check regarding Ottawa Jazz Festival programming” by Peter Hum Originally published in the Ottawa Citizen “Sadly, reality is not programming solely for the pleasure of the 200 or so jazz fans who will turn up, no matter what,” say the Ottawa International Jazz Festival’s executive producer, Catherine O’Grady, in her opinion piece below, which she submitted today to the Citizen. By Catherine O’Grady On a balmy, early summer night

And the 2014 Jazz Juno Award winners are….

  “And the 2014 Jazz Juno Award winners are….” by Peter Hum Originally published in the Ottawa Citizen Congrats to Montreal composer/saxophonist/big bandleader Christine Jensen and her jazz orchestra, Toronto bassist Mike Downes and Montreal guitarist/composer/lyricist Mike Rud for their wins tonight at the Juno Awards in Winnipeg. Here is the list of competitors, with the winners bolded. And the 2014 Jazz Juno Award winners are….CONTEMPORARY JAZZ ALBUM OF THE YEAR G


2014 Festival Events:

BAND: Johnny Summers
EVENT: KICKOFF SWING DANCE
TIME:
Aug 14 @ 8:00 p.m.
VENUE:
Royal Canadian Legion
ADMISSION: $25

BAND: Tuck and Patti
EVENT:
Concert
TIME:
Aug 15 @ 8:00 p.m.
VENUE:
Alliance Community Church
ADMISSION:
$35

BAND: HELP!
EVENT:
Beatles Bash
TIME:
Aug 16 @ 1:00 p.m.
VENUE: Royal Canadian Legion
ADMISSION:
$20

BAND: Jack Semple
EVENT:
Concert
TIME:
Aug 16 @ 8:00 p.m.
VENUE:
Alliance Community Church
ADMISSION:
$35

BAND: Caravana Gypsy Quartet
and The Alberta Playboys

EVENT:
Gypsies, Jazz & Fiddlers
TIME:
Aug 17 @ 1:00 p.m.
VENUE: Lions Hall Parking Lot
ADMISSION: $10

BAND: Robert Young & Band
EVENT:
Farewell Gala
TIME:
Aug 17 @ 7:00 p.m.
VENUE:
Meadowlands Golf Club
ADMISSION:
$40