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October 12, 2017 - October 15, 2017

Jazz fest logo small2 150x150 - ORILLIA JAZZ FESTIVAL
Thursday, October 12th to Sunday, October 15th ~ 2017

Wander Downtown to the various host locations to discover a new found love or reignite a passion for all things Jazz! There will be numerous great acts to check out, including the 2017 headliner, Matt Dusk! Most acts and performances are FREE with a few paid venues. Enjoy this great music festival throughout Downtown Orillia!

Rik Emmett – Artist Life Stories

An up close and personal evening.  A speaker night with a difference. Cameron Smillie interviews Rick about his 50 years in music including stories and he will play some tunes!

Matt Dusk & Band

A celebrated Canadian singer who has expanded on his crooner roots, Matt Dusk has forged an international career highlighted by 8 critically-acclaimed studio albums, countless TV and DVD specials, and unforgettable live performances worldwide. Dusk’s latest solo release, the JUNO award nominated MY FUNNY VALENTINE:  THE CHET BAKER SONGBOOK was a return to his jazz roots to pay homage to one of the most prolific musicians of the twentieth century – Chet Baker.  Dusk recently launched an innovative project that sees him being the first musical artist in history to release multiple versions of a duets album in different global markets, each showcasing a celebrated duet partner from that local geography.  The first two were released in the fall and winter of 2015, with Karen Aoki in Japan and pop sensation Margaret in Poland, including tours to support the album release.  The third installment of this project is in Canada with a release featuring Florence K.  The next releases scheduled are the Netherlands, Germany, The UK and the US.


October 12, 2017
October 15, 2017
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Downtown Orillia
33 Mississaga Street West,
Orillia, Ontario L3V 3A5 Canada
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