120 Diner

120 Church St. 416-792-7725

120diner.com (full schedule)

May 29 6pm Voice, Bass, & Sax: Ori Dagan, Jordan O’Connor, & Allison Young PWYC.

80 Gladstone

80 Gladstone Ave. 416-516-7199

80gladstone.com (full schedule)

Alleycatz

2409 Yonge St. 416-481-6865

alleycatz.ca
All shows: 9pm unless otherwise indicated. Call for cover charge info.

Every Mon 8pm Salsa Night w/ Frank Bischun and free lessons. Every Tue 8:30pm Bachata Night w/ DJ Frank Bischun and free lessons. Every Wed 8:30pm Carlo Berardinucci Band. No Cover.  May 1, 2 Taxi. May 8 The Universal Boogie Band. May 9 Soular. May 15, 16, 22, 23 Lady Kane. May 29 Ninetimes Band. May 30 Sound Parade.

Annette Studios

566 Annette St. 647-880-8378

annettestudios.com

Every Mon 9:30pm Jazz Jam w/ Jared Goldman Quintet. Suggested donation $12/$9(st).

Artword Artbar

15 Colbourne St., Hamilton. 905-543-8512

artword.net (full schedule)

May 2 8pm Marcelo Puente $10. May 6 8pm The Shoeless: Frank Evans (banjo), Eli Bender (cello), Emilyn Stam (5-string fiddle) $10. May 8 8pm Art Crawl with Sophia Perlman & Friends PWYC. May 9 8pm Michael Pickett $20. May 14 8pm John Imre $10.

Blakbird, The

812b Bloor St. West 647-344-7225

theblakbird.com (full schedule)

May 22 African D’Jelly.

Bloom

2315 Bloor St. W. 416-767-1315

bloomrestaurant.com

All shows: 19+. Call for reservations.

May 7 7pm Jorge Lopez Trio $45 (with dinner). May 10 7pm Broadsway Trio: Heather Bambrick, Diane Leah, Julie Michels $95 (with dinner).

May 28 7pm Elizabeth Shepherd (voice) Trio with Scott Kemp (bass), Michael Occhipinti (guitar) $45 (with dinner).

Castro’s Lounge

2116e Queen St. E 416-699-8272

castroslounge.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover/PWYC

Every Wed 6pm The Mediterranean Stars. Every Sat 4:30pm Big Rude Jake.

C’est What

67 Front St. E (416) 867-9499

cestwhat.com (full schedule)

May 2, 16, 30 3pm The Hot Five Jazzmakers No cover/PWYC.

Chalkers Pub, Billiards & Bistro

247 Marlee Ave. 416-789-2531

chalkerspub.com (full schedule)

Every Wed 8pm Girls Night Out Jazz Jam w/ host Lisa Particelli PWYC. May 2 6pm Steve Amirault (voice, piano) Trio with Jim Vivian (bass, Barry Elmes (drums) $15.

DeSotos

1079 St. Clair Ave. W 416-651-2109

desotos.ca (full schedule)

Every Sun 11am-2pm Sunday Live Jazz Brunch hosted by Anthony Abbatangeli No cover.

Dominion on Queen

500 Queen St. E 416-368-6893

dominiononqueen.com (full schedule)

Call for cover charge info.

Emmet Ray, The

924 College St. 416-792-4497

theemmetray.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover/PWYC

May 4 9pm Adrean Farrugia. May 7 9pm John-Wayne Swingtet: Wayne Nakamura (guitar), Abbey Sholzberg (bass), John Farrell (guitar).

Fat City Blues

890 College St. 647-345-8282

May 8 9pm Jazz Money No cover.

Flying Beaver Pubaret, The

488 Parliament St. 647-347-6567

pubaret.com (full schedule)

Free Times Cafe

320 College St. 416-967-1078

freetimescafe.com (full schedule)

Garage @ CSI Annex, The

720 Bathurst St. 416-619-4621

livefromtheannex.com

May 5 ‘Live From the Annex’ monthly Cabaret official opening $15(adv).

Gate 403

403 Roncesvalles Ave. 416-588-2930

gate403.com

All shows: PWYC.

May 1 5pm Collette Savard Jazz Duo; 9pm Fraser Melvin Blues Band. May 2 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Melissa Boyce Jazz & Blues Band. May 3 5pm Peter Kauffman Jazz Trio; 9pm Ben Walker Jazz Trio. May 4 5pm Mike Daley Jazz Trio; 9pm Michael O’Grady with His Friends. May 5 5pm Howard Willett Blues Duo; 9pm Bruce Chapman Blues Duo with featured guests. May 6 5pm Phill Albert Swing Trio; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. May 7 5pm Johnny Cox and the Magnetic Line; 9pm Mélanie Brûlée’s Band. May 8 5pm Denielle Bassels Jazz Band. May 9 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Root Down Trio. May 10 5pm Hans Luchs Jazz Quartet (Chicago); 9pm Christopher Platt: CP3. May 11 5pm Clela Errington Root Music Duo; 9pm Chris Staig Trio. May 12 5pm Sarah Kennedy and Matt Pines Jazz Duo; 9pm Bartosz Hadala Group. May 13 5pm Michelle Rumball with Friend; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. May 14 5pm Roger Chong Jazz Band; 9pm Kevin Laliberté Jazz & Flamenco Trio. May 15 5pm Ken Taylor: Fixin’s Jazz Trio; 9pm Lisa Hutchinson Blues Quartet. May 16 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Sweet Derrick Blues Band. May 17 5pm Rob Thaller & Joanna Reynolds Jazz Duo; 9pm Steve Farrugia Jazz Quartet. May 18 9pm Jazz Forge. May 19 5pm Chris Reid Jazz Band; 9pm The Big City Trio Feat. Wendy Irvine. May 20 5pm Concord Jazz Quintet; 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. May 21 9pm Annie Bonsignore Jazz Duo or Trio. May 22 5pm Leigh Graham Jazz Duo; 9pm Tiffany Hanus Jazz Band. May 23 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm Donné Roberts Band. May 24 5pm Ken McDonald Jazz Band; 9pm Ed Sweetman: Perspectives. May 25 5pm Jay Yoo Jazz Trio; 9pm Kalya Ramu Jazz Band. May 26 5pm Jordan Saull Jazz Trio; 9pm Simone Morris Jazz Trio. May 27 9pm Julian Fauth Blues Night. May 28 5pm G Street Jazz Trio; 9pm Cyndi Carleton: At Ease Music. May 29 5pm Linda Carone Jazz Band; 9pm Kurt Lund Jazz Quartet. May 30 5pm Bill Heffernan and His Friends; 9pm “The Pearl Motel”. May 31 5pm Cheryl White Rhythym & Blues Band; 9pm Karl Silverira Jazz Trio.

Grossman’s Tavern

379 Spadina Ave. 416-977-7000

grossmanstavern.com (full schedule)

All shows: No cover (unless otherwise noted).

May 1 6pm Sandi Marie & Under the Bus Jam; 10pm Combo Royal. May 2 4:30pm The Happy Pals; 10pm Caution Jam. May 3, 10 4:30pm New Orleans Connection All Star Jazz Band; 10pm The National Blues Jam with Brian Cober. May 4 10pm Transgalactic Skankers (Blue World Jam). May 5 9:30pm Django Gypsy Jam. May 6 10pm Bruce Domoney. May 7 10pm Starship Experience. May 9 4:30pm The Happy Pals; 10pm Chloe Watkinson. May 11 10pm The Band Called ‘No Band Required’.

Habits Gastropub

928 College St. 416-533-7272

habitsgastropub.com (full schedule)

May 1 9pm Chelsea McBride Group. May 2 9pm Chris Wallace Trio. May 8 9pm Laura Fernandez Trio. May 9 9pm Chris Platt Trio. May 16 9pm David Rubel.

Harlem Restaurant

67 Richmond St. E. 416-368-1920

harlemrestaurant.com (full schedule)

All shows: 7:30-11pm (unless otherwise noted). Call for cover charge info.

May 1, 8, 15, 22, 28 Dave Hutchinson Jazz & Blues Band. May 2 Liz Loughrey & Adrian X. May 4, 11, 18, 25 Neil Brathwaite. May 9 Gyles. May 16 Sean Stanley and Sokhna-Dior. May 23 Kristin Fung. May 30 Madette.

Hirut Cafe and Restaurant

2050 Danforth Ave. 416-551-7560

Every Sun 3pm Open Mic with Nicola Vaughan: folk/country/jazz/world/R&B. May 2 7:30pm Open Mic Brigade: Jazz/world /spoken word. Hosted by Robbie Patterson, and Mathieu Alepin PWYC. May 12, 26 8pm Finger Style Guitar Association PWYC. May 15 8pm Arlene Pacular and Wonder Woman PWYC/$10. May 29 9pm Hirut Hoot Cabaret $5.

Home Smith Bar – See Old Mill, The

Hugh’s Room

2261 Dundas St. W. 416-531-6604

hughsroom.com

All shows: 8:30pm (unless otherwise noted).

May 1, 2 “Borrowed Tunes” 8th Anniversary – The Music of Neil Young $32(adv)/$35(door). May 3 11am Michael Johnston Music Studio – 8th Annual Student Recital & Spring Celebration $15(adult)/$11(children); 8:30pm For the Love of Pete – A Tribute to Pete Seeger $25(adv)/$30(door). May 5 10am Toronto Ravel $15. May 6 David Lindley $30(adv)/$33.50(door). May 7 David Rotundo Band with special opening acoustic blues set by Danny Marks $20(adv)/$22.50(door). May 8 Tinsley Ellis $30(adv)/$35(door). May 9 Luke & the Apostles $20(adv)/$22.50(door). May 11 8pm The Doug Alcock Band $20(adv)/$25(door). May 14 Jewish Music Week presents What’s It All About – The Burt Bacharach/Hal David Songbook $25(adv)/$30(door). May 15 Tower of Song: A Creative Tribute to Leonard Cohen $18(adv)/$20(door). May 17 Craig Cardiff $20(adv)/$22.50(door). May 19, 20 The Legendary Ian Tyson – CD Release – Camero Vaquero $65(adv)/$70(door). May 21 Russell Drago Trio $22.50(adv)/$25(door). May 22 6th annual birthday celebration of the music of Bob Dylan – On a Night Like This – Robert Morgan & Friends $22.50(adv)/$25(door). May 23 7:30pm Tin Pan North $20(adv)/$22.50(door).  May 24 Mad Dogs & The Englishmen – The Music of Joe Cocker & Leon Russell $40(adv)/$45(door). May 26 Jane Harbury presents Discoveries $15(adv)/$17(door). May 27Celebrating the Music of Oliver Schroer $20(adv)/$22.50(door). May 28 8pm Regeneration Community Services Benefit Concert $30(adv)/$35(door). May 29 The Vaudevillian $15(adv)/$18(door). May 30 Jory Nash – CD Release $22(adv)/$25(door). May 31 8pm Awakening $15(adv)/$18(door).

Jazz Bistro, The

251 Victoria St. 416-363-5299

jazzbistro.ca

May 1, 2 9pm Alex Goodman (guitar) Quintet with Andrew Downing (cello), Felicity Williams (voice), Michael Davidson (vibes), Rogerio Boccato (percussion) $15. May 3 12 noon Sunday Brunch with Eli Pasic $5; 7pm The Heilig Manoeuvre CD Release: “Wait, There’s More!” with Henry Heillig (bass), Alison Young (sax), Stacie McGregor (piano), Charlie Cooley (drums) $12. May 4, 5 7pm JAZZ.FM91 Piano Series: Dick Hyman $27.50. May 6 8pm Jane Bunnett (flute, soprano sax) with Maqueque: Yissy Garcia (drums), Dayme Arceno (percussion), Yusa (guitar, bass) Danae (piano), Magdelys (hand percussion) $15. May 7 7:30pm Shuffle Demons $5; 9pm Jane Bunnett (flute, soprano sax) with Maqueque: Yissy Garcia (drums), Dayme Arceno (percussion), Yusa (guitar, bass) Danae (piano), Magdelys (hand percussion) $15. May 8 7:30pm Vito Rezza’s ‘5 after 4’ $5; 9pm Jane Bunnett (flute, soprano sax) with Maqueque: Yissy Garcia (drums), Dayme Arceno (percussion), Yusa (guitar, bass) Danae (piano), Magdelys (hand percussion) $25. May 9 7:30pm Barbra Lica $5; 9pm Jane Bunnett (flute, soprano sax) with Maqueque: Yissy Garcia (drums), Dayme Arceno (percussion), Yusa (guitar, bass) Danae (piano), Magdelys (hand percussion) $25. May 10 12 noon Mother’s Day Brunch feat. Colin Hunter with the Anthony Terpstra Seventet $5; 7pm Ori Dagan (voice) with Ross MacIntyre (bass), Adrean Farrugia (piano) $15. May 13, 14 9pm Jovino Santos Neto with Jamey Haddad. May 15, 16 9pm Carol Sloane (voice) and Bill Charlap (piano) $25. May 17 12 noon Sunday Brunch with Eli Pasic $5; 7pm Beth Anne Cole (voice) “I Love a Gershwin Tune” with Richard Whiteman (piano). May 19 8pm Eliza Pope (voice) CD Release with Mark Kieswetter (piano), Ross MacIntyre (bass), Eric St. Laurent (guitar), Maxwell Roach (drums) $10. May 20 8pm Caribbean Jazz Collective: Andrew Stewart (bass), Neil Brathwaite (sax), Gareth Burgess (steel pan) Eddie Bullen(piano), Joaquin Nunez Hidalgo (percussion) $15. May 21, 22, 23 8pm(May 21)/9pm(May 22, 23) PJ Perry (sax) Quartet with Neil Swainson (bass), David Restivo (piano), Terry Clarke (drums) $15(May 21, 22)/$20(May 23). May 24 12 noon Sunday Brunch with Eli Pasic $5; 7pm Ilana Waldston $15. May 26 8pm Aimee Butcher (voice) with Chris Pruden (piano), Brandon Wall (guitar), Jeff Deegan (bass), Robin Claxton (drums) $15. May 27 8pm The Vintage Souls: Leah Canali (voice), Todd Pentney (piano), Mike Meusel (bass), Mackenzie Longpre (drums), Alison Au (sax) $12. May 28 9pm The Jeanine Mackey (voice) Band with Lou Bartolomucci (guitar), Matt Horner (keyboards), Steve Lucas (bass), John Johnson (saxophones), Al Cross (drums), Quisa Wint (voice), Sherie Marshall (voice) $15. May 31 12 noon Sunday Brunch with Eli Pasic $5; 7pm Kat Langdon (voice) with Ewan Farcombe (piano), George Cherny (bass) $15.

Jazz Room, The

Located in the Huether Hotel, 59 King St. N., Waterloo. 226-476-1565

kwjazzroom.com (full schedule)

All shows: 8:30pm-11:30pm unless otherwise indicated. Attendees must be 19+.

May 1 Ryan Cassidy (sax, flute) Quintet with Sean Solakis (trumpet), Paul Stouffer (keys), Greg Prior (bass), Don McDougall (drums) $15. May 2 Ethan Ardelli (drums) Quartet with Luis Deniz (sax), Reg Schwager (guitar), Devon Henderson (bass) $18. May 8 Brad Cheeseman Group$18. May 9 Adrean Farrugia (piano) Trio with Jim Vivian (bass), Ted Warren (drums) $16. May 14 6:30pm Tower of Song – A Creative Tribute to Leonard Cohen $25. May 15 John Zadro Trio $15/$8(st). May 16 Derek Hines Little Big Band $20. May 22 Ron Fetkete (piano) Quintet with Mike Malone (trumpet), Mike Filice (sax, flute), Clark Johnston (bass), Joel Haynes (drums) $16. May 23 From NYC: Melissa Stylianou (voice) Group with Jamie Reynolds (piano), Dan Fortin (bass), Nick Fraser$20. May 24 8pm VICO: Sound of Dragon $20(adv)/$25(door). May 29 Rob Gellner Sextet $16 May 30 Elizabeth Shepherd Quartet (Montreal)$20/$10(st).

Joe Mama’s

317 King St. W 416-340-6469

joemamas.ca

Every Tue 6pm Jeff Eager. Every Wed 6pm Thomas Reynolds & Geoff Torrn. Every Thurs 9pm Blackburn. Every Fri 10pm The Grind. Every Sat 10pm Shugga. Every Sun 6:30pm Organic: Nathan Hiltz (guitar); Bernie Senensky (organ); Ryan Oliver (sax), Morgan Childs (drums).

KAMA

214 King St. W. 416-599-5262

kamaindia.com (full schedule)

All shows: 5pm-8pm.

May 7 Canadian Jazz Quartet: Frank Wright (vibes), Ted Quinlan (guitar), Pat Collins (bass), Don Vickery (drums) feat. Shirantha Beddage (bari sax). May 14 Canadian Jazz Quartet: Frank Wright (vibes), Ted Quinlan (guitar), Pat Collins (bass), Don Vickery (drums) feat. William Carn (trombone). May 21 Canadian Jazz Quartet: Frank Wright (vibes), Ted Quinlan (guitar), Pat Collins (bass), Don Vickery (drums) feat. Drew Jurecka (violin). May 28 Canadian Jazz Quartet: Frank Wright (vibes), Ted Quinlan (guitar), Pat Collins (bass), Don Vickery (drums) feat. Jake Koffman (sax).

La Revolucion

2848 Dundas St. W 416-766-0746

restaurantlarevolucion.com (full schedule)

Local Gest, The

424 Parliament St. 416-961-9425 (call for concert schedule)

Jazz Sundays 4:30pm-7:30pm. No cover.

Lula Lounge

1585 Dundas St. W. 416-588-0307

lula.ca (full schedule)

May 1 7:30pm Chris Butcher, Jeremy Ledbetter, Justin Gray, Lowell Whitty Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Café Cubano $15. May 2 10:30pm Raul Barbozo y su Orquesta $15. May 3 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15; 8:30pm Klox, Snowday, DJ Medicineman $15. May 5 9pm DJ Alberth Moreno Free before 10pm, $10 after 10pm. May 6 8pm Kobotown & Nomadic Massive $10. May 7 Quique Escamilla + Souljazz Orchestra $10. May 8 7:30pm Luanda Jones, Mark Kelso, George Koller Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Café Cubano $15. May 9 10:30pm Lula All Stars $15. May 10 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15; 6:45pm Josefina Torres, Joyce Aldrich $25. May 13 8pm Sultans of String, Jorge Maza y La Tipca Toronto, Yani Borrell, Changui Havana, Café Cubano, El Quinto, Salsa Brava, Dominic Mancuso, and Son Ache $20. May 15 10:30pm Changui Havana Free for women before 10pm, $15. May 16 10:30pm Ricky Franco $15. May 17 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15; 9:30pm Los Otros $10. May 22 7:30pm Max Sennit Trio Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Son Ache Free for women before 10pm, $15. May 23 10:30pm Moda Etema $15. May 24 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15; 8pm Eric St. Laurent, Diane Roblin $15. May 25 7pm Andy de Campos $20 (includes CD).  LULAWORLD FESTIVAL: May 27-June 6: May 27 7pm Dance Migration, Irineu Nogueira, Alysson Bruno $20; 9:30pm Mar Aberto Sound System, T.Dot Sound Crew $10(adv)/$15(door). May 28 8pm Dwayne Morgan, Winston Farrell, El Jones, Adrian Green, Ainsley Burrows, Hyf GypsySun $15. May 29 7:30pm Alexis Baro, Roberto Riveron, Christian Overton, Jorge Betancourt, Pablosky Rosales, Luisito Orbegoso, Jorge “Papiosco” Torres Free before 8pm; 10:30pm Lula All Stars $20. May 30 10:30 Conjunto Lacalú. May 31 11am Jorge Maza, Freddy Suarez $15; 8pm Ron Davis, The Lombard Twins $20(adv)/$25(door). June 3 8pm Amai Kuda & Y Josephine $12(adv)/$15(door); 9:30pm Ogguere $12(adv)/$15(door). June 4 7pm Jorge and Yuri López, Rubén Vazquez, Laura Fernández, Valeria Matzner, Eliana Cuevas, Alec Dempster, Kali Niño, Rosy Cervantes, Pablosky Rosales and Irene Torres $12(adv)/$15(door); 9:30pm Heavyweights Brass Band, Jay Douglas $12(adv)/$15(door). June 5 10:30pm Jesus Alemany, La Reunion $15(adv)/$20(door). June 6 10:30pm Herman Olivera and the Lula All Stars $15(adv)/$20(door).

Manhattans Pizza Bistro & Music Club

951 Gordon St., Guelph 519-767-2440

manhattans.ca (full schedule)

All shows: PWYC.

May 3, 24 Stan Chang. May 5, 19 Brad Halls. May 6 John Zadro. May 8 Hans Luchs Quartet. May 10 Thomas Hammerton. May 12, 26, 31 Paul Taylor. May 13, 27 Jokela/Vogan/Cooley. May 14 Joni Nehrita Duo. May 20 Accent Trio. May 22 John McLelland + Jesse Turton. May 23 Christine Aziz + Bartosz Hadala. May 28 Mary-Catherine McNinch Pazzano Trio.

Mezzetta Restaurant

681 St. Clair Ave. W 416-658-5687

mezzettarestaurant.com (full schedule)

All shows: 9pm, $8 (unless otherwise noted).

May 6 Rob Piltch (guitar) & Neil Swainson (bass). May 13 Dave Young (bass) & Reg Schwager (guitar). May 20 8pm Dino Toledo (guitar) & Fernando Gallego (voice). No cover. May 27 Bernie Senensky (piano) & Dave Young (bass).

Mod Club, The

722 College St. 416-588-4663

themodclub.com

Monarch Tavern

12 Clinton St. 416-531-5833

themonarchtavern.com (full schedule)

May 11 7:30pm Martin Loomer & His Orange Devils Orchestra $10. May 28 9pm Red Ride Tour 2015 with Derek Miller, Cris Dereksen, Kristi Lane Sinclair & Christa Couture $10.

Monarchs Pub

At the Eaton Chelsea Hotel

33 Gerrard St. W. 416-585-4352

monarchspub.ca (full schedule)

All shows: 8pm-midnight. No cover.

May 6 Laura Hubert. May 7 Wicked Grin. May 13 Diane Roblin’s ‘Reconnect’. May 14 Mark Stafford. May 20 Jordana Talsky Quartet. May 21 Brandon Santini. May 27 Michael Danckert. May 28 The Jack de Keyzer Band.

Morgans on the Danforth

1282 Danforth Ave. 416-461-3020

morgansonthedanforth.com (full schedule)

All shows: 2pm-5pm. No cover.

May 3 At Ease. May 10 Stacey MacIntyre. May 17 Allyson Morris. May 24 Laura Hubert & Brendan Davis. May 31 Lisa Particelli’s ‘Girls Night Out’ Jazz Jam.

Musideum

401 Richmond St. W., Main Floor 416-599-7323

musideum.com (full schedule)

May 1 8pm Russ Nolan (sax) CD Release with Daniel Barnes (drums), Jeremy Ledbetter (piano), Jesse Dietschi (bass) $20. May 10 3pm Georgia Steel & Rick Maltese $25/$20(st). May 15 8pm GAME.SET.TRAP: Donny Milwalkee (drums), Darryl Joseph-Dennie (keyboards), Stacey Shopsowitz (bass) and featured guests $15.

Nawlins Jazz Bar & Dining

299 King St. W. 416-595-1958

nawlins.ca

All shows: No cover/PWYC.

Every Tue 6:30pm Stacie McGregor. Every Wed 7pm Jim Heineman Trio. Every Thu 8pm Nothin’ But the Blues w/ guest vocalists. Every Fri 8:30pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sat 6:30pm Sam Heinman; 9pm All Star Bourbon St. Band. Every Sun 7pm Brooke Blackburn.

Nice Bistro, The

117 Brock St. N., Whitby.905-668-8839

nicebistro.com (full schedule)

Old Mill, The

21 Old Mill Rd. 416-236-2641 

oldmilltoronto.com

The Home Smith Bar: No reservations. No cover. $20 food/drink minimum. All shows: 7:30pm-10:30pm

May 1 Bernie Senensky (piano) Trio with Neil Swainson (bass), Terry Clarke (drums). May 2 Sean Bray’s (guitar) Peach Trio with Mark Dunn (bass), David MacDougall (drums). May 7 Shannon Gunn (voice) Trio with Neil Swainson (bass), Brian Dickinson (piano). May 8 Jake Wilkinson (trumpet, piano) Trio with Jon Meyer (bass), Lee Wallace (guitar). May 9 Barry Elmes (drums) Quartet with Perry White (sax), Reg Schwager (guitar), Steve Wallace (bass). May 14 Nancy Walker (piano) Trio with Kieran Overs (bass), Ethan Ardelli (drums). May 15 Richard Underhill (sax) Trio with Ewan Farncombe (piano), Artie Roth (bass). May 16 Mary Panacci (voice) Quartet with Anthony Panacci (piano), Paul Novotny (bass), Mark Kelso (drums). May 21 Mark Kieswetter (piano) Trio with Ross MacIntyre (bass), Kevin Dempsey (drums). May 22 Melissa Stylianou (voice) Quartet with Jamie Reynolds (piano), Dan Fortin (bass), Nick Fraser (drums). May 23 Ron Westray (trombone, flugelhorn) Trio with Ross MacIntyre (bass), Anthony Michelli (drums). May 28 Barbara Gordon (voice) Trio with Adrean Farrugia (piano), Pat Collins (bass). May 29 Neil Swainson (bass) Trio with Rob Piltch (guitar), Davide DiRenzo (drums). May 30 Morgan Childs (drums) Trio with Jeff McLeod (piano), Neil Swainson (bass).

Paintbox Bistro

555 Dundas St. E. 647-748-0555

paintboxbistro.ca (Full schedule)

Pilot Tavern, The

22 Cumberland Ave. 416-923-5716

thepilot.ca

All shows: 3:30pm. No cover.

May 2 Alex Dean (sax) Quartet with Chris Gale (sax), Pat Collins (bass), Ethan Ardelli (drums). May 9 Norman Marshall Villeneuve’s(drums) Jazz Message with Eric Boucher (piano),Artie Roth (bass),Bob Brough (sax), Alexis Baro (trumpet). May 16 Bob Brough’s (sax) 67th Birthday Celebration with Terry Clarke (drums), Adrean Farrugia (piano), Artie Roth (bass), and featured guests. May 23 Allison Au (sax) Quartet with Trevor Giancola (guitar), John Meyer (bass), Ethan Ardelli (drums). May 30 Sugar Daddies Sextet with Gord Sheard (piano), Jeff King (sax), Dave Dunlop (trumpet), Tom Bellman (guitar), Peter Howard (drums), Steve Conover (bass).

Poetry Jazz Café

224 Augusta Ave. 416-599-5299

poetryjazzcafe.com (full schedule)
All shows: 9pm

Reposado Bar & Lounge

136 Ossington Ave. 416-532-6474

reposadobar.com (full schedule)

May 1 10pmReposadists Quartet: Tim Hamel (trumpet), Jon Meyer (bass), Jeff Halischuck (drums), Roberto Rosenman (guitar), with Sandy Alexander (voice).

Reservoir Lounge, The

52 Wellington St. E. 416-955-0887

reservoirlounge.com (full schedule).

Every Tue 9:45pmTyler Yarema and his Rhythm. Every Wed 9:45pm Bradley and the Bouncers. Every Thu 9:45pm Mary McKay. Every Fri 9:45pm Dee Dee and the Dirty Martinis. Every Sat 9:45pm Tyler Yarema and his Rhythm.

Rex Hotel Jazz & Blues Bar, The

194 Queen St. W. 416-598-2475

therex.ca (full schedule)

Call for cover charge info.

May 1 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Parker/Abbott Trio; 9:45pm Laura Swankey Group. May 2 12 noon Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm N.O.J.O. (Neufeld Occhipinti Jazz Orchestra); 7:30pm The Brothers; 9:45pm Frank Botos Group. May 3 12 noon Humber Community Music Student Jazz Recitals; 9:30pm Miriam Snider (Vancouver). May 4 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 9:30pm The Toronto Jazz Orchestra. May 5 6:30pm Matt Newton Trio; 9:30 Classic Rex Jam Hosted by Chris Gale. May 6 6:30pm Ross Wooldridge Group; 9:30pm Tim Ries Group (NYC). May 7 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Hans Luchs Organ Trio (Chicago). May 84pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Parker/Abbott Trio; 9:45pm Norman Marshall Villeneuve (Montreal). May 9 12 noon Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm The Advocats Big Band; 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm Mark Kelso’s Jazz Exiles. May 10 12 noon Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Red Hot Ramble; 7pm Jonno Lightstone’s Klez Konnection; 9:30pm Rebecca Henessy’s Fog. May 11 12 noon MusicFest; 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 9:30pm Joe Sullivan Big Band (Montréal). May 12 12 noon MusicFest; 6:30pm Matt Newton Trio; 9:30 Classic Rex Jam Hosted by Chris Gale. May 13 12 noon MusicFest; 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Kirk MacDonald Quartet. May 14 12 noon MusicFest; 6:30pm Youth Jazz Canada: 2015 National Combo; 9:30pm Kirk MacDonald Quartet. May 15 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Teri Parker Four; 9:45pm The Travelling Wall-barries. May 16 12 noon Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm Tonight at Noon (Charles Mingus Tribute); 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm The Travelling Wall-barries. May 17 12 noon Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Club Django; 7pm Joel Visentin’s Bugaloo Squad; 9:30pm Eric Divito (New York). May 18 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 9:30pm Mike Herriott & the OTR Band. May 19 6:30pm Matt Newton Trio; 9:30 Classic Rex Jam Hosted by Norbert Botos. May 20 6:30pm Ross Wooldridge Group; 9:30pm Jeff LaRochelle. May 21 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Jesse Malone Group. May 22 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Teri Parker Standards; 9:45pm Avi Granite Group (NYC). May 23 12 noon Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm Socialist Night School; 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm Ted Warren’s Broadview. May 24 12 noon Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Allison Toffan’s Toronto Rhyhm Initiative; 7pm Joel Visentin’s Bugaloo Squad; 9:30pm Ethio-Jazz Project. May 25 6:30pm Peter Hill Group; 8:30pm John Macleod’s Rex Hotel Orchestra. May 26 6:30pm Matt Newton Trio; 9:30 Classic Rex Jam Hosted by Chris Gale. May 27 6:30pm Ross Wooldridge Group; 9:30pm Michael Herring’s WAY NORTH. May 28 6:30pm Kevin Quain; 9:30pm Michael Herring’s WAY NORTH. May 29 4pm Hogtown Syncopators; 6:30pm Teri Parker Trio; 9:45pm Terra Hazelton Group. May 30 12 noon Danny Marks and Friends; 3:30pm Laura Hubert Group; 7:30pm The Bacchus Collective; 9:45pm Quinsin Nachoff Trio (NYC) featuring Dan Weiss. May 31 12 noon Excelsior Dixieland Jazz Band; 3:30pm Freeway Dixieland Band; 7pm Joel Visentin’s Bugaloo Squad; 9:45pm Quinsin Nachoff Trio (NYC) featuring Dan Weiss.

Salty Dog Bar & Grill, The

1980 Queen St. E. 416-849-5064 (full schedule)

Sauce on the Danforth

1376 Danforth Ave. 647-748-1376

sauceondanforth.com

All shows: No cover.

Every Mon 9pm The Out Of Towners: Dirty Organ Jazz. Every Tue 6pm Julian Fauth.

Seven44

(Formerly Chick n’ Deli/The People’s Chicken)

744 Mount Pleasant Rd. 416-489-7931

seven44.com (full schedule)

May 4 7:30pm Advocats Big Band No cover. May 11 7:30pm Bob Cary Big Band No cover. May 18 7:30pm George Lake Big Band No cover.

Smiling Buddha, The

961 College St. 416-519-3332

smilingbuddha.ca (full schedule)

May 3 11am Laura Yiu Quintet, Jazz Money No cover.

Stori Aperitivo

95 King St. E 416-361-0404

stori.ca (full schedule)

Toni Bulloni

156 Cumberland St. 416-967-7676

tonibulloni.com (full schedule)

No cover. Saturday shows: 9pm. $30 food/drink minimum. Sunday shows: 6pm. $25 food/drink minimum.

Tranzac

292 Brunswick Ave. 416-923-8137

tranzac.org (full schedule)

3-4 shows daily, various styles. Mostly PWYC.

Every Mon 10pm Open Mic Mondays. Every Thurs 7:30pm Bluegrass Thursdays: Houndstooth. Every Fri 5pm The Foolish Things (folk). May 3 5pmMonk’s Music. May 15 7:30Dust: The Quietest Big Band in the Known World. May 19 10pmThe Ken McDonald Quartet. May 26 10pm Nick Fraser Presents. May 27 7:30pm Trevor Giancola. May 29 10pm The Ryan Driver Sextet.

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