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July 12, 2008

11th Annual Markham Jazz Festival Headline Roster

Written by
cindy mcleod

jazz festivals, Canada

Markham Jazz Festival

Markham Jazz Festival
August 15-17
Unionville, Ontario

Festival Features Two Stages Running Non-Stop Jazz

The Markham Jazz Festival (MJF) returns for its 11th year on August 15-17, with a roster of leading international and Canadian jazz stars.

With genres spanning traditional jazz, swing, Latin, fusion world and contemporary jazz, ‘Hot Jazz, Cool Cats’ will feature a two stages with non-stop music at the historic village of Unionville, 30 minutes north of downtown Toronto. Several bars, restaurants and pubs will also feature live music for the street festival component of the event.

Markham Jazz Festival 2008 Headline Roster

Alex Pangman
Arlene Smith/Mark Eisenman Duo
Daniel Barnes Quintet
Elizabeth Shepherd Quartet
Felix Stussi Five
Jake Wilkinson Quartet
Jeremy Ledbetter and CaneFire
Jim Galloway Wee Big Band
June Garber Quintet
Larry Bond Trio
Mandy Lagan – The Verses Project
Mark Crawford Quintet
Martin Alex Aucoin
Mike Cado and The Groovmeisters
MJF All-Stars
Nimmons’n’Braid (Phil Nimmons and David Braid)
Paradigm Shift
Rez Abbasi’s Bazaar
Paul Neufeld’s Rhythm & Truth
rich brown & rinsethealgorithm
Rob Christian Quartet
Taurean Clarke Quintet
Ted’s Warren Commission
The Alexis Baro Sextet

for more info visit www.markhamjazzfestival.com

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