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The Wait is Over!

Welcome to the 28th Annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival!

Be sure to follow the fun on FaceBook. On Twitter watch for "Tweet n" Greets" where you may get to ask questions of the artists! And watch for your "DAILY DOSE" of Festival Highlights on YouTube.

Tonight!


Michael Kaeshammer Michael Kaeshammer
at The Vogue Theatre

"You'd have to be a pretty miserable sod not to get swept away by the unbridled optimism of Michael Kaeshammer" - Georgia Straight.

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French American Peace Ensemble French American Peace Ensemble featuring François Tusques at The Ironworks.

Three renowned improvisers from the States will join the godfather of French free jazz, pianist François Tusques. More Info


Vijay Iyer Trio Vijay Iyer Trio at Performance Works

Thoroughly modern jazz virtuoso, pianist Vijay Iyer's endless imagination calls upon alternative rock, post-bop, pop, progressive jazz, experimental and cool funk.

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Distant Relatives
Distant Relatives
featuring Alfred 23 Harth
& Dylan van der Schyff

- Late Night at The Ironworks



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Downtown Jazz FREE Opening Weekend



Georgia Stage

Live Performances 3 Stages
2 Outdoor Bistros Food Market
Children's Activities
Dance Party

Road closures in effect. Details.

Saturday, June 22

GEORGIA STAGE

12:30pm - Jaclyn Guillou Quintet
2:15pm - Soweto Kinch
3:45pm - Wintermitts
5:15pm - David Ward
7:30pm - Orgone

ROBSON STAGE

12:00pm - Reach for The Sky with Debra-Jean Creelman
1:30pm - Marc Atkinson Trio
3:00pm - Larry Goldings / Peter Bernstein / Bill Stewart
5:00pm - Jennifer Scott's Brasileira
6:45pm - Kytami

SOUNDS OF YOUTH STAGE

12:00pm - Rockridge Senior Jazz Combo
1:00pm - Lynn Valley Elementary Jazz Band
2:00pm - Langley Fine Arts Senior Jazz Band
3:00pm - Seaquam Jazz Band
4:00pm - Point Grey Senior Jazz Band


Sunday, June 23

GEORGIA STAGE

12:30pm - John Stowell-Michael Zilber Quartet
2:15pm - Erin Costelo
3:45pm - Kellylee Evans
5:15pm - BADBADNOTGOOD
7:30pm - The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer

ROBSON STAGE

12:00pm - The Deep End
1:30pm - Scott White 4tet
3:00pm - Monk's Music
5:00pm - Gabriel Palatchi Band
6:45pm - Gypsophilia

SOUNDS OF YOUTH STAGE

12:00pm - The Quincy Chimich Trio
1:00pm - Semiahmoo Senior Combo
2:00pm - Handsworth Secondary Senior Jazz Band
3:00pm - Argyle Senior Jazz Band
4:00pm - Collingwood Jazz Band

For the full 2013 TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival Calendar of Events, click here.

Tickets still available for...


Bettye Lavette



Bettye LaVette
“Sexiest female vocalist alive.”





The Harpoonist & the Axe Murdererwith The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer - “Wickedly raw crossroads of blues and gut-punching, sweaty rock and soul”

Saturday, June 22 @ 9 PM
Vogue Theatre

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Lee Fields


Lee Fields & the Expressions
“The heir to James Brown.”





Nick Waterhouse
Nick Waterhouse and his Tarots
“Garage rock grit meets rousing R&B”

Monday, June 24 @ 9 PM
Vogue Theatre

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The John Scofield Überjam Band The John Scofield
Überjam Band

“Master jazz-rock guitarist”

Tuesday, June 25 @ 9 PM
Vogue Theatre

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Dr John and the Night Trippers
Dr John and the Night Trippers
“Grammy for Best Blues Album.”

Wednesday, June 26 @ 9 PM
Vogue Theatre

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Carmen Souza Carmen Souza
“World soul music for the 21st century”

Saturday, June 22 @ 7:30 PM
Performance Works

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Vieux Farka Toure
Vieux Farka Touré (Two Shows)
“The Jimi Hendrix of the Sahara”

Sunday, June 23 @ 7:30 & 10 PM
Performance Works

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Gregory Porter
An Evening with Gregory Porter
“Equal parts Bill Withers and Nat King Cole”

Monday, June 24 @ 7:30 PM
Performance Works

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Youn Sun Nah


Youn Sun Nah &
Ulf Wakenius Duo

“A tantalizing cross between Björk and Melody Gardot”


Ulf Wakenius

Tuesday, June 25 @ 7:30 PM
Performance Works

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Coastal Jazz & Blues Staff

On behalf of the Coastal Jazz & Blues Team we would like to welcome you to the 28th annual jazz fest. We would like to thank our many dedicated volunteers, sponsors and partners for their support – we can’t do it without you! We are excited to be growing our Downtown Jazz Event this year and look forward to seeing you dancing in the streets to great free music. Our wish for you is that you get your daily dose of Vitamin J over the next 11 days.

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Coastal Jazz & Blues
The 28th annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival is produced by Coastal Jazz & Blues Society.



The 28th annual TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival runs from June 21 - July 1, 2013. Tickets at www.northerntickets.com or by calling 604.569.1144 or at Northern Tickets Box Office, 918 Granville Street, Vancouver.


Contact: Coastal Jazz & Blues Society, 2nd Floor, 295 West 7th Ave,
Vancouver, BC. Canada V5Y 1L9 Tel: 604 872 5200 Fax: 604 872 5250

www.vanjazzfest.ca