Jazz @ The 'Bolt 2023

Jazz @ The 'Bolt 2023

February, 2023

Shadbolt Centre For The Arts, Burnaby, British Columbia

About This Festival

Jazz @ The 'Bolt
6450 Deer Lake Ave, Burnaby
TICKETS In-person: Full Weekend (Fri night/Sat/Sun) Adult: $100, Student: $75
Single Day (Sat or Sun) Adult: $50, Student: $30 || Friday night only - Adult $35, Student: $20
Livestreaming Single day $15, Full weekend $35
https://tickets.shadboltcentre.com/ | 604-205-3000

3 nights and 2 days, 25+ jazz bands and soloists -
all on one amazing weekend!

The Shadbolt Centre, Cory Weeds and The Cellar Music Group join forces to bring you an extraordinary weekend of jazz featuring some of the finest musicians from across the continent. Jazz @ The 'Bolt presents 25 groups and soloists performing Friday night, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 11-13, 2022, including artists from Vancouver's flourishing scene as well as a number of headliners from the Mecca of the contemporary jazz scene in North America, New York City.

Kicking things off on Opening Night - NYC's Mike LeDonne and the Groover Quartet will be joined by an all-star Vancouver big band. On Saturday and Sunday, from 11:30am to 9pm each day, hear non-stop jazz sets in 3 Shadbolt Centre spaces. Saturday's showcase features a number of visiting NYC greats. On Sunday, the spotlight shines on Canada, with some of the hottest jazz players and vocalists from BC and across the country on stage.

If attending in person, can hear some of everything, or get comfy in one room and enjoy full sets. Online streamers can see it all! It's the perfect weekend for lovers of great music - a full-on festival experience no matter how you enjoy it.

The Shadbolt fully complies with Provincial health orders with respect to vaccine requirements, seating restrictions and all other COVID-19 protocols.

Opening night concert: Friday, February 11, 8pm
The weekend launches with a concert from New York's Hammond B3 maestro, Mike LeDonne and the Groover Quartet plus a Big Band comprised of Vancouver jazz all-stars. The Groover Quartet is Mike LeDonne (B3 organ), Eric Alexander (tenor sax), Peter Bernstein (guitar) and Joe Farnsworth (drums). "The mix of tenor sax and guitar with the Hammond is something designed in heaven..."

Saturday, February 12, 11:30am - 9pm
Eleven bands descend on the Bolt for an incredible day of music on Saturday! In fifteen sets over 9 ½ hours, jazz fans can thrill to some of New