AL FRESCOES PLEIN AIR EXHIBIT JUNE 14 TO 25, 2017 Annual exhibition of fresh work from the Al Frescoes Plein Air Painters of Victoria, BC. Hosted by the Coast Collective Art Centre in the Gallery.
Born in Germany, raised in Italy, and educated in the United States, veteran jazz pianist Antonio Ciacca has played with such luminaries as Art Farmer, Johnny Griffin, and Lee Konitz.
Primarily a jazz artist with contemporary flair, McCaslin has recently moved from an acoustic to an electric sound, and in the process displayed a real potential for pop crossover.
Commemorating Canada’s 150th year of Confederation, Spirit of 150 Victoria will present over 100 free live performances in Victoria’s Inner Harbour.
Tall Tree Music Festival is a celebration of community spirit, the environment, & artistic creativity.
The Island Summer Games (ISG), returns to Victoria, BC, June 23rd to 25th, 2017.
A fun, educational and interactive exhibit that will be enjoyed by all ages.
Toronto-based jazz trio Myriad3 exploded onto the international jazz scene with the release of their debut album, Tell, in 2012.
With three well-received albums out and an international touring schedule to boot, Barbra Lica is a fast-rising star on the Canadian music scene.
Canada’s jazz stars Christine Jensen saxophones and sister Ingrid Jensen trumpet are virtuoso players with international reputations who have performed in many musical contexts over the past 20 years.
Los Angeles-based Tierney Sutton is an eight time Grammy nominee who’s been recording for two decades with immense talent and a genuine love for music and people.
Pianist Szymon, trumpeter Maurycy, and bassist Ksawery are not only brothers but also accomplished veterans of the dynamic jazz scene in their native Poland. They play with drummer Krzysztof Szmań
Few jazz bassists are more storied than Buster Williams, who is probably most famous for his stint with Herbie Hancock in the early 1970s.
One of Halifax’s greatest exports is Gypsophilia, an award-winning sextet who start with the gypsy jazz of Django Reinhardt and then add elements of tango, klezmer, funk, indie rock, and bebop.
Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox is a genre-busting group known for reworking pop music into vintage genres, particularly jazz and swing.
Visit Vancouver Island's largest outdoor Market. Sidney's Street market has been a holiday highlight on Vancouver Island for over 17 years. There is something for everyone. Come and Join the Fun!&l
A versatile performer, UK jazz pianist Neil Cowley has played for Adele, but has lots of think-outside-the-box ideas when he collaborates with his gifted trio.
Scott Hamilton has long been known as keeper of the flame for swinging tenor saxophone in the tradition of such icons as Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, Gene Ammons, Illinois Jacquet, and Eddie Davis.
The Victoria Pride Society’s mission is based on empowerment. We empower those who are – or think they might be – gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, two-spirited, intersex, friends and allies.
Outdoor performances of Shakespeare, in two scenic areas of Victoria! One lesser known comedy (Love's Labour's Lost), and a classic tragedy (Macbeth).