2017 JAZZ FESTIVAL RAFFLE WINNERS

Thank you so much to everyone who supported our festival through the purchase of raffle tickets this year! All of the ticket winners have been contacted. We have the winners for the 2017 Jazz Winnipeg...

A LOCAL TRIBUTE TO THELONIOUS MONK

Thelonious Monk’s groundbreaking improvisational style has inspired generations of jazz players. He’s widely considered one of the greatest players of all time and laid the foundation for ...

2017/2018 NU SOUNDS SHOWS

Every year we present four exciting, talented Manitoba artists and gives them an opportunity to try something out of the ordinary. Whether it’s a brand new project, some creatively risky tunes, ...

MY FIVE: Jared McKetiak, Station Manager at UMFM

With so many great shows coming our way June 15th through the 25th, it’s tough to narrow my selections down to just five.  However, if you were to twist my arm, here’s the way I’d a...

2017 TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival Lineup

Thanks to you, the 2016 Jazz Festival was one of our most packed, most electric, and most memorable festivals ever. The Exchange District was positively buzzing for the whole 11 days that you helped u...

WE HAVE A NEW ARTISTIC DIRECTOR!

WINNIPEG, December 19, 2016 – Jazz Winnipeg announced today the naming of Michael Falk at the organization’s incoming Artistic Director. Falk has over 13 years of experience in the music i...

GREGORY PORTER COMES TO THE 2017 JAZZ FESTIVAL

The New York Times calls him “a Jazz singer of thrilling presence, a booming baritone with a gift for earthy refinement, and soaring uplift.” With his fifth GRAMMY Awards nomination in han...

“I DONATE TO JAZZ WINNIPEG BECAUSE…”

I want to ask you: What’s the best concert you’ve seen recently? Hands-down, the best I’ve experienced was Kamasi Washington at this year’s Winnipeg International Jazz Festival. I’ve been in...

WINTER CONCERT SEASON ANNOUNCEMENTS!

There’s nothing like jazz in the winter — making our way through the frozen city to huddle, transfixed in a room with thawing strangers who are also transfixed by the big, warm sounds of s...