Dave Klinger & Friends presents…

Remember Days of Wine and Roses, The Summer Wind, and Don’t Fence Me In? How about Cole Porter, Henry Mancini, or Hoagy Carmichael? In arrangements from swing to samba, Dave […]

Andrea Superstein

Simonholt restaurant 6582 Applecross Road, Nanaimo, BC

You have to know the rules in order to break them. Andrea Superstein knows the rules. And she breaks them. Subtly infusing electro, indie and other unexpected elements, she as […]

Noah Becker trio

The Vault coffee house 499 Wallace, Nanaimo, B.C., Canada

“Becker was born in Cleveland, Ohio and grew up on a 40-acre farm on Thetis Island, off the coast of British Columbia, Canada. He moved with his family to Victoria, […]

Townsite Jazz Festival, Powell River

Powell River

Townsite Jazz Festival 2023 – Tickets on sale now Join us April 13–15 in Powell River’s Historic Townsite district for our fifth-anniversary festival! Highlights include: More daytime and afternoon performances […]

Annual General Meeting

Lobby at the Port theatre

2023 Notice of Annual General Meeting Some of you might wonder why the AGM is called at this time of the year. The last one occurred in October 2022 which […]

Ryan Oliver

Simonholt restaurant 6582 Applecross Road, Nanaimo, BC

A Juno-nominated, Victoria-based saxophonist, Ryan Oliver honed his craft on Canada’s west coast before moving to Amsterdam, Toronto and New York.  Since returning to Vancouver Island, he has maintained a […]

Florian Hoefner Trio

Nanaimo Conservatory of Music 375 Selby, Nanaimo

Born and raised in Germany, trained in New York City and now based in Canada, Juno-award-winning jazz pianist and composer, Florian Hoefner, draws from a myriad of influences that cumulate […]

Piano Heist

The Port Theatre 125 Front St, Nanaimo, British Columbia

Lifelong friends, and colleagues, Nico Rhodes, and Patrick Courtin, shocked and appalled by the realization that piano just isn’t cool anymore, set off on a divine quest to redeem the […]

Nick MacClean

Simonholt restaurant 6582 Applecross Road, Nanaimo, BC

This contemplative and often thrilling quartet’s explorations of modern, original repertoire is led by fast-rising piano star NICK MACLEAN – an 8x Global Music Award winner, a Toronto Independent Music […]

Cool jazz & Hot Tap

The Port Theatre 125 Front St, Nanaimo, British Columbia

Bon Directed and Choreographed by Danny Nielsen Original Music Composed by Danny Nielsen and Noah Franche-Nolan Arrangements by Dan Reynolds and Danny Nielsen Tap Dancers: Laura Donaldson, Elise McGrenera, Johnathan […]