The spectacular second edition of Jazz On The Mountain At Blue is coming! Headliners include the iconic Canadian singer Gino Vannelli (Friday July 4th at 9:00PM), classic r&b legends The Commodores (Saturday July 5th at 9:00PM) and contemporary jazz sensations Yellowjackets (Sunday July 6th at 3:00PM). The full Festival Schedule is available for download HERE.
Jazz On The Mountain At Blue is a Unique Music Experience. Over the course of the Festival weekend, more than 30 concerts are presented with almost 100 musicians. In addition to the ticketed shows at the outdoor Mainstage adjacent to the Blue Mountain Inn, free concerts will be presented daily at Events Plaza in the heart of Blue Mountain Village. The jazz continues until the wee hours with our Club Series, featuring both established & up-and-coming musicians and singers.
We are pleased to announce the second edition of our Master Class Series. In an intimate setting, music lovers and students can participate in the creation and exploration of jazz in an unforgettable learning experience. Confirmed educators for 2014 include Stan Samole (guitar, and Dean of the Master Classes for 2014), Felix Pastorius (bass), Damian Erskine (bass), Russ Ferrante (keyboards), Bob Mintzer (saxophone), and a special drummer’s dream clinic with Will Kennedy and Vito Rezza. Master Classes are free for any festivalgoer with a Mainstage ticket for that day, or weekend pass – and are also free for any music student with a student card. Drop-in visitors are welcome subject to available space and for a minimum $5 donation to Festival charity sponsor CNIB.
New for 2014 is ART&JAZZ @ BLUE, a spectacular collection of visual and tactile artwork featuring music and jazz related themes, showcased in the beautiful Cascade Room at the base of Blue Mountain. ART&JAZZ @ BLUE is free for any festivalgoer with a Mainstage ticket for that day, or weekend pass, or for a minimum $5 donation to CNIB.