International All-Star "Jazz at the Philharmonic" 

The Festival's sparkling all-star opening night concert features multiple GRAMMY Award winners Cécile McLorin Salvant, Jon Faddis, Jimmy Greene, Michael Dease, Benny Green, Christian McBride, and Kenny Washington. 

Location: FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, Partridge Hall
250 St. Paul Street, St. Catharines, Ontario

Time: 8:00 pm

Celebrating Norman Granz & Jazz at the Philharmonic

Saturday afternoon features the screenings of two documentaries produced by Norman Granz, as well as a Jazz at the Philharmonic concert film. Tad Hershorn, jazz archivist and Granz biographer, will moderate, along with Jacques Muyal, long-time associate of Granz.

Location: St. Mark's Anglican Church
41 Byron Street, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Time: 1:00 pm

Renee Rosnes & Bill Charlap: Double Portrait

Saturday evening will bring a Gala affair to Stratus Vineyards in Niagara-on-the-Lake with Double Portrait, the piano duo of the Festival’s Artistic Director, the 5-time JUNO Award-winning pianist, Renee Rosnes and GRAMMY Award-winning pianist Bill Charlap. The post-concert gala reception features hors d'oeuvres by Chef Horne of Canoe Restaurant, Soma chocolate, and Stratus wine.

Location: Stratus Vineyards
2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario 

Time: 7:30 pm

*Space is limited

Canadian Jazz Lions & Canadian Jazz Master Awards

The Festival concludes on Sunday with its grand finale, featuring Canadian artists Carol Welsman, Kevin Turcotte, Mike Murley, Robi Botos, Dave Young, and Jim Doxas in another JATP-style concert. The event will also feature the premiere presentation of the newly created Canadian Jazz Master Awards.

Location: Stratus Vineyards
2059 Niagara Stone Road, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Time: 3:00 pm

*Space is limited

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