THANK YOU TO ALL THE AMAZING MUSICIANS, THE AMAZING AUDIENCE, OUR HARD WORKING VOLUNTEERS, SOUNDWERKS, EDMUND ARCEO OF ZOOM, OUR CORPORATE AND KOOL KAT SPONSORS, PERSEPHONE BEER and FIRST NATION BANNOCK STATION.

That was a PARTY and that’s a wrap!

 

FESTIVAL CHANGES

Our current Artistic Director & Coordinator and several of her team who organize and produce the PH Jazz Festival are stepping down as of December 31, 2016. For 2017, the Board of the Pender Harbour Music Society is dedicating its first concert in the Concert Series to a Jazz Performance, over the usual Festival weekend, September 15-17, 2017.

In the meantime, the Board will be accepting Expressions of Interest from any local persons interested in organizing and producing a Jazz Festival in the future.

Expressions of Interest for future Festival Organization/Production marked “Jazz Festival Organization’ can be sent to:

The Pender Harbour Music Society
Box 95, Madeira Park, BC V0N 2H0

Submissions for the Concert Series marked “Artist Submissions, Concert Series” can be sent to:

Marg Penney
The Pender Harbour Music Society
Box 95 Madeira Park, BC V0N 2H0

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PH Jazz News

First Nation Bannock Station at the Jazzapaloozas!

First Nation Bannock Station at the Jazzapaloozas!

First Nation Bannock Station, two amazing ladies from Shishalh, will be supplying the food service for the Jazzapaloozas! The menu is a fusion of traditional Shishalh, modern, and Creole fare... read more

Program Change

Program Change

The Hugh Fraser Trio is unable to attend this year’s PH Jazz Festival. The Campbell Ryga Quartet will now be performing at the Saturday JAZZAPALOOZA from 2:45PM – 3:30PM. Ryga will... read more

Jazz at Private Venues

Jazz at Private Venues

2016 brings a slight change of format to our Festival. Private venues have been asked to book their own gigs, and they are ‘on it!’ Look for jazz listings for The... read more

New this year: Persephone!

New this year: Persephone!

Persephone Brewing Company will be on site with craft beer. "Beer, Farm Fresh. Persephone’s 11-acre farm-based brewery prides itself on the FRESHEST BEER. We grow hops and use BC grain in... read more

Take the Slo-Cat during the Festival!

Take the Slo-Cat during the Festival!

The Slo-Cat will be running between Garden Bay and Madeira Park, weather permitting, during the Festival. $10.00 per person a ride, last run at 11:30pm.... read more

Be a 2016 Kool Kat!

Be a 2016 Kool Kat!

KOOL KATS help us keep our Festival going. All Kool Kats receive early seating at all ticketed events, a free CD by a Festival performer, a free Kool Kat T-Shirt, a... read more

Be a Kool Kat!

As a solo, duo, trio,  quartet, quintet or Big Band, you and your friends can step up and become sponsors of the Jazz Festival by becoming KOOL KATS.  In return, you get ten minutes advanced seating (before doors open) at ticketed events for premium seating, receive a free KOOL KAT t-shirt, a CD from one of our performing artists, a chance to win Motoko’s Limited Edition Print on Canvas ‘ESSENCE’ 24”x 48” and a charitable tax donation receipt


 

Corporate Sponsors

We thank the support of our corporate sponsors for making the Pender Harbour Jazz Festival a reality. See the list of our 2016 SPONSORS.  For more information about sponsorship, please click here.