ELTON JAN Nov. 22
Can't afford to see the Rocket Man, don't fret, Elton Jan will play all your favourites. Great music, great musicians, great food and costumes. 6pm to 8:30pm. Tickets $15 advance at http://jdwhitewaymusic.com/event/2843997/508668299/elton-jan-120-diner or click the show tab above! $20 at the door.
I'll be hosting a month of Mondays in October at the Old Nick, 123 Danforth Ave. 7:30pm. First guests Oct. 7 will be Lawrie Ingles and Henry Lee...these guys will melt your heart. Guests start at 9pm.
Beaches Jazz Streetfest
Grace will once again perform in front of the Beauty Supply Outlet at 2193 Queen St. E., just east of Lee Ave. We'll do 3 sets a night between 7 and 11pm, July 25-27. Bring the whole family and listen to and support all your favourite local musisians!
Jazz Bistro Mar. 27
Jordan Klapman is a professional music educator and performer. A versatile solo and ensemble pianist, accompanist, bandleader, music director, composer, arranger, vocal coach and recording producer, he has more than thirty years’ worth of experience performing many different genres of music, ranging from jazz standards of The American Popular Songbook and Broadway, to Latin, R&B, classic pop, and Jewish music of all kinds.
Jordan performs extensively at music festivals, jazz clubs, concert halls, and theatres throughout the Toronto area, across Canada, and internationally, and he’s performed as both a soloist and accompanist at Toronto’s Roy Thomson Hall for numerous performances of Seniors’ Jubilee, the largest talent showcase in North America. He’s also appeared at Koerner Hall and The Richard Bradshaw Theatre at the Canadian Opera Company, and nationally on CBC radio and television. Jordan also worked with the late Jeff Healey as a co-host of Healey’s My Kinda Jazz radio programme on JazzFM.