By Lori Bosworth
The 2014 TD Toronto Jazz Festival has just announced its lineup for its 28th annual jazz festival in Toronto taking place June 19 to 28, 2014. More than 1,500 musicians will perform in over 50 locations in Toronto including larger venues such as Nathan Phillips Square, Roy Thomson Hall, Sony Centre and Koerner Hall and smaller venues such as the Jazz Bistro, The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar, Reservoir Lounge, Hard Rock Cafe, Paintbox Bistro, N’awlins, Joe Mama’s, Dominion on Queen and Shops at Don Mills to name a few.
Newly-added artists to the TD Toronto Jazz Festival 2014 schedule include:
- Pianist Keith Jarrett, who will perform at Roy Thomson Hall on Wednesday, June 25, 2014
- Chaka Khan appears at the Sony Centre on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
- David Clayton Thomas at Nathan Phillips Square on Saturday, June 21, 2014
- Kenny Wayne Shepherd at Nathan Phillips Square on Sunday, June 22, 2014
- Bobby McFerrin at Nathan Phillips Square on Friday, June 27, 2014
- Stanley Clarke at Nathan Phillips Square on Saturday, June 28, 2014
The following TD Toronto Jazz Festival headliners previously announced include:
- Melissa Etheridge/Deborah Cox at Nathan Phillips Square on Friday, June 20, 2014 (Free)
- Earth, Wind & Fire at the Sony Centre on Tuesday, June 24, 2014
- Dianne Reeves at Nathan Phillips Square on Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Tickets for most TD Toronto Jazz Festival performances are on sale at Ticketmaster outlets or by calling 1-855-985-5000.
For tickets to Chaka Khan and Earth, Wind & Fire, visit Sony Centre or call 1-855-872-7669.
For tickets to Keith Jarrett, visit Roy Thomson Hall or call 416-872-425.