Celebrating summer and live hot jazz in Vancouver, Vancity Hot Jazz SummerStage is organized by Vancity Hot Jazz Society in partnership with local talents and organizations to further encourage and promote a series of live jazz concerts with dancing in the summer.
Let’s Hear It For Yaletown 2019
As part of Vancity Hot Jazz SummerStage and hosted by Yaletown BIA, Let’s Hear IT For Yaletown is celebrating Canadian live music in the beautiful outdoor summer Yaletown setting from Monday, June 24th to Friday, June 28th, 2019.
Let’s Hear It For Yaletown, a 5-day FREE outdoor concert series hosted and sponsored by Yaletown BIA and curated by Vancity Hot Jazz Society, brings you sounds of some of the best live Canadian hot jazz bands to delight your ears and heat up your dancing feet! Free dance lessons will be provided between sets in the evening sessions so you too can join the party and dance to live hot jazz.
VHJ SummerStage: Let’s Hear It For Yaletown
WHEN: Monday June 24 – Friday June 28, 2019.
TIME: Two per day! 12-2pm and 5-7:30pm
WHERE: Bill Curtis Square (behind Roundhouse Station)
MONDAY, JUNE 24 – New Orleans Party Jazz
Noon – 2:00 PM: Terminal City Brass Band
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Tim Sars Quartet
TUESDAY, JUNE 25 – Vintage Hot Jazz
Noon – 2:00 PM: Milk Crate Bandit
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Phoenix Four with Jim Armstrong
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26 – 1930s Jazz & Blues
Noon – 2:00 PM: Josh Roberts Quartet
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Joseph Abbott Swing Team
THURSDAY, JUNE 27 – Django Inspired Gypsy Jazz
Noon – 2:00 PM: The Lawless Firm with Michael Dunn
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Djangoesque with Don Ogilvie
FRIDAY, JUNE 28 – Swing Era Jazz
Noon – 2:00 PM: Bonnie Northgraves Quartet
5:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Brad Shigeta Swingtime Band
VHJ SummerStage: BLACKSTICK feat. Lloyd Arntzen
Thanks y’all for joining us! Our hearts are still buzzing full of JOY from last night’s VHJ SummerStage: Blackstick feat. Lloyd Arntzen at Peretz Centre!
The biggest THANK YOU to grandpa of Vancouver hot jazz Lloyd Arntzen for bringing such a phenomenal show, together with Evan Arntzen, Arnt Jeffrey Arntzen, Georgina Arntzen, Tom Arntzen, Jen Hodge, and Julian MacDonough. Lloyd & the BLACKSTICK captivated room full of jazz lovers & dancers with pure hot jazz MAGIC!
Again, we truly appreciate all of your participation and continuing support for live hot jazz. Your direct participation makes live hot jazz events, such as last night’s, not only possible, but AMAZING!
With Love ♥️♥️♥️
Vancity Hot Jazz Society
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