Get ready for another spectacular 10 days of world class music as TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival – turns 34 tomorrow! The Festival is British Columbia’s largest music and arts event, with 1,800 artists, 300 performances, 35 venues, and 150+ free shows, taking place June 21 to July 1, 2019.
This year’s Festival lineup includes: Wu-Tang Clan, The Roots, Herbie Hancock, The Comet Is Coming, Jonathan Wilson, Marquis Hill Blacktet, The Suffers, Elisapie, Patricia Barber, Makaya McCraven, Jacob Collier, Melissa Aldana, Five Alarm Funk, Too Many Zooz, Donny McCaslin, Beverly Glenn-Copeland, plus many more.
Many performances are free or by donation, and the majority are under $40, taking place in venues range from small intimate locales like the new The 2nd Floor at Water Street Café, to midsized halls like The Imperial, and larger Queen Elizabeth Theatre stages. In addition the entertainment finds its way to two spectacular outdoor stages, downtown and at David Lam Park to make sure the TD Vancouver International Jazz Festival is accessible to everyone.
For show details, artists bios and tickets visit coastaljazz.ca