hosted by UpTown Waterloo

Join Us July 15-17, 2016

3 Days of FREE Live Jazz Music

Jazz Workshops

FREE Jazz Workshops

The Sun Life Financial UpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival offers FREE Workshops to encourage those with an affinity for jazz to develop their skills.


2016 Jazz Workshops Schedule

SATURDAY, JULY 16th 3:30 – 4:30 pm Jazz and Beyond Improvisation Concepts with Levon Ichkhanian  

An exploration of Improvisation in Jazz and World Music concepts.

An in-depth look at: Modes, Middle-Eastern scales, and, the similarities and differences between them in: Theory, Rhythmic and Melodic patterns.

Bring your instrument!

The Jazz Room, 59 King Street North,Waterloo  ON

SATURDAY, JULY 16th 6:30pm Snaggle Open Jam

Bring your own instruments and jam with Festival performers – Snaggle.

The Jazz Room, 59 King Street North,Waterloo  ON

(Subject to Change)


Sponsored by: Long & McQuade Musical Instruments The Kitchener and Waterloo Community Foundation