The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra Headlines our 11th Festival

The 11th Annual Brantford International Jazz Festival is excited to present the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra as headliners for this years Festival. Performing Saturday, September 15, 2018 at the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, under the direction of Nick Hilscher performs selections from the original Glenn Miller

The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra Headlines our 10th Festival!

The 10th Annual Brantford International Jazz Festival proudly presentsThe Legendary Count Basie Orchestra, Directed by Scotty Barnhart, with Guest vocalist Brianna Thomas - Celebrating the 100th birthday of Ella Fitzgerald. Appearing Saturday, September 16 at 8 PM at The Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts. Tickets $68 & $58 In the history of Jazz music,

Al Jarreau 1940-2017

We are very sad to hear of the passing of jazz icon Al Jarreau. What a privilege it was to have him as our headliner in 2011 at the Brantford International Jazz Festival. Al Jarreau’s vocal style was unique and his performance here will always be remembered. A true artist and gentleman. Our sincere condolences

Kennie Marco Comes Home!

Brantford born Kennie Marco has played in some of the hottest rhythm sections in rhythm and blues and popular music in North America, performing and recording with such notable talents as David Clayton Thomas and Blood Sweat and Tears, and Etta James. Living between Toronto and Los Angeles, he enjoyed the musical highlights of performing

Video Highlights from the 8th Annual Brantford International Jazz Festival

Enjoy our highlight reel from the 8th Annual Brantford International Jazz Festival! Be sure to save the dates for this years Festival: September 16, 17 and 18, 2016. And don't forget your tickets for our headliner: [visibility type="hidden-phone"][content_band class="center-text" inner_container="true" no_margin="true" padding_top="15%" padding_bottom="15%" bg_color="#c6c6c6" bg_image="https://brantfordjazzfestival.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/Matt-Dusk-2016-slide.jpg" parallax="false"] [column type="one-half"].[/column] [column type="one-half" last="true"]Tickets are now available for