With the guitar player Kenny Bibace, they will offer interpretations of beautiful standards from different times and different traditions, and original compositions.
McGill Jazz combo
Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:30-7:30pm, Upstairs showcases McGill University’s Schulich School of Music students.
The Good Lovelies
With Burn The Plan, a long-awaited new album, Good Lovelies are both fulfilling and defying their so-called musical destiny as a “folk trio.”
Jam Session with the Concordia Jazz Students
5pm to 7pm - Every Wednesday, students in the jazz program at Concordia University will play at Upstairs.
Bharath and his Rhythm Four
Their time-stamped authentic style, purist approach and incomparable energy, is inspired by the great American bluesmen who once scoured the juke joints of Chicago and the Midwest.
Gabriel Palatchi Argentine Trio
With deep roots in Afro-Cuban and Latin jazz, he has fused together an original sound and style of music that includes Tango, Arabian, Salsa, Funk and Electronics.
Rager/Ellison quintet: the music of Billy Strayhorn
The Ellison/Rager quintet brings a fresh interpretation to the works of this great jazz master.
Mira Choquette offers listeners an authentic vocal Jazz experience reminiscent of a bygone era, all the while leaving room in her performances for the discovery and appreciation of more recent compositions.
Dave Turner & Scary Earthtones Halloween Party
Saxophonist and composer Dave Turner leads a quartet of some of the best performers in town playing original compositions and standard tunes in hard bop and latin jazz styles.
Upstairs' 20 year anniversary: Edmar Castaneda
Since his move to the United States in 1994, Edmar has quite literally taken New York and the world stage by storm with the sheer force of his virtuosic command of the harp.
Upstairs' 20 year anniversary: Jam Session: Jim Doxas Trio
One of Canada’s most sought after musicians, Jim Doxas plays extensively both nationally and overseas.
This debut will start with Jazz Standards and will surely develop into something quite interesting with some original material.