Bravo Niagara! is a not-for-profit registered charity dedicated to presenting the world’s leading Canadian and international artists, as well as rising young stars, in innovative, inspiring concert experiences in Niagara-on-the-Lake and the surrounding wine country.
The 2018/19 season launches October 12 with Grammy-winning violinist James Ehnes. On November 3, Bravo Niagara! presents the “Voices of Freedom Concert” curated by Céline Peterson featuring Molly Johnson, Jackie Richardson, Robi Botos, Mike Downes, Larnell Lewis, and Joseph Callender. The season continues February 15 to 17, 2019 with the second edition of the Oscar Peterson International Jazz Festival which promises to bring another stellar lineup of jazz giants to the Niagara Region. The 2019 spring series features internationally-acclaimed classical and jazz artists: Cheng² Duo (April 12), “Nat Cole: A King’s Centennial” featuring Paul Marinaro and Ben Paterson Trio (April 13), Grammy-nominated Cuban jazz pianist Alfredo Rodríguez, a protégé of Quincy Jones, with percussionist Pedrito Martinez (May 11), and Jamie Parker and The New Gen (May 12). The series concludes with the inaugural “Gala Concert for Piano Six: Next Generation” (May 25).