Upcoming Events

This calendar has the latest list of our upcoming events.

Staff pick: suggested show to hear

Thu
23

Rosie's Bitts of Tease Cabaret: Miss Rosie Bitts, Jeff Poynter, Neck, Alex Campbell, Champagne Sparkles, Little Roxie

Step into an era of glamour, romance, and heartache. Rosie Bitts and the Dirty Boys create a show beyond just ...
8pm doors at 6pm $20 Tickets at: Garden of Eden

Fri
24

Susannah Adams, Sean Drabitt, Miguelito Valdes, John Lee

A night of sweet free-flowing jazz standards with vocals, horn, bass and drums. $20 on door, or in advance at...
8pm doors at 6pm $20 Tickets at: Lyles Place

Sat
25

David Vest

A not-to-be-missed evening devoted to the music of the great Mose Allison, performed by legendary piano master...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Sat
25

Great American Songbook Trio, Louise Rose

Louise Rose - piano/ voice Joey Smith - bass Kelby MacNayr - drums
2:00pm doors at 12:30pm 12/18/20

Sun
26

Dixieland Express

3:00pm-6:00pm doors at 2:00pm $12

Sun
26

Sunday Series: Drum Summit

Drum Summit! Tony Genge - piano - Peter Dowse - bass Kelby MacNayr, John Lee, Don Leppard, Dramian Graham ...
7:00pm doors at 6:00pm 20/$18 UJAM VJS/ $12 students

Mon
27

Wes Carroll Confabulation: Dakota Hoeppner, Miguelito Valdes, Cyril Lojda, Travis Short, Wes Carroll

The Wes Carroll Confabulation walks the tight-rope, balancing detailed arrangements with the power of spontane...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm 15/$12 students

Tue
28

Fusion Tuesday with nFuze: nFuze

nFuze will perform exciting original fusion pieces as well as interpret covers by greats such Pat Metheny, Bil...
8 PM doors at 6 PM $10

Wed
29

Join host/pianist Tom Vickery, bassist Sean Drabitt and drummer Kelby MacNayr for one of our favorite jazz nig...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $5/$8 Free after 10 PM

Thu
30

A tribute to Gerry Mulligan & Chet Baker: Gord Clements Quintet

The Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker Tribute is back! Thursday, March 30th, two years after a sold out and highl...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm 18$/12$ (students)

Apr
1

"NEW YORK STORIES" with Former Nylon Micah Barnes Micah's new show "New York Stories" takes you on a musical...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $15

Apr
2

Solo Flamenco ~ Kasandra Flamenco with Victoria flamencos

Kasandra Flamenco brings Solo Flamenco to the Island; adds in TONS of local talent; and creates a flamenco dan...
7:30pm-10pm doors at 6:30pm $28

Apr
2

3:00pm-6:00pm doors at 2:00pm $12

Apr
2

Kasandra la China, Jafelin Helten, Davide Sampaolo , Gareth Owen, Jake Lee, Veronica Maguire, Juan de Marias, Gwyneth la Chispa MacIntosh...

Kasandra Flamenco brings Solo Flamenco to the Island - adds in TONS of local talent - and creates a flamenco d...
7:30PM doors at 6:30PM Presented by: Bandita Productions $28

Apr
3

UJAM Club Night

MONTHLY CLUB NIGHTS Club Nights are held monthly to give members an opportunity to sing with our house band a...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm 10/$5

Apr
4

Cafe Historique: Vimy at 100

Vimy at 100: The Battle for Vimy Ridge and the Making of Canada Dr David Zimmerman Join Dr David Zimmerman f...
6:30pm doors at 5:00pm FREE - by rsvp only

Apr
5

Tom Vickery Trio & Jazz Jam

Join host/pianist Tom Vickery, bassist Sean Drabitt and drummer Kelby MacNayr for one of our favorite jazz nig...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $5/$8 Free after 10 PM

Apr
6

Trombonist Nick La Riviere has been called Victoria’s hardest working man in show business. This year his m...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm $20 or $18 students, VJS, UJAM

Apr
7

Uncle Wigglys' turnin the Big 70: Uncle Wigglys Hot Shoes Blues Band

Uncle Wiggly - vocals Andy Graffiti - drums Wynn Gogol - keys Westcoast Comerford - guitar Lighting Lonnie...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20 Tickets at: Lyles Place

Apr
8

Back to New Orleans

Two years ago, two musical lovebirds put on a concert to help fund their dream vacation to New Orleans to expe...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm 20/18 Tickets at: Lyles Place

Apr
9

Dixieland & Swing: CanUS Jazz Band

t's HOT JAZZ!! It's DIXIELAND!! It's SWING!! It's RAGTIME!! AND THE BLUES!! And More!! New Orleans Jazz With J...
3:00pm-6:00pm doors at 2:00pm $12.00

Apr
9

Pablo Cardenas Quartet

Line up Pablo Cardenas Peter Dowse Bass Hector Ramos Congas Kelby MacNayr drums
7:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20/$15 students

Apr
10

THE CHOIR & JIVE Band

Cover: By Donation to Our Place Description: Victoria’s The Choir is a non-auditioned, community choir...
by donation

Apr
11

Cafe Scientifique

“The future is analogue: Working with astronauts on analogue space missions” – Dr. Geoff Steeves, Depart...
6:30pm doors at 5:00pm

Apr
12

Tom Vickery Trio (Jazz Jam)

7PM START *EARLY SHOW* Opening for the Tom Vickery Trio, trombonist and mentor Nick La Riviere leads two ...
7:00pm doors at 5:30pm

Apr
13

Rosie's Bitts of Tease Cabaret: Miss Rosie Bitts, Jeff Poynter, Neck, Alex Campbell

Step into an era of glamour, romance, and heartache. Rosie Bitts and the Dirty Boys create a show beyond just ...
8pm doors at 6pm $20 Tickets at: Garden of Eden

Apr
14

April In Paris

Lorraine is an emerging vocalist who is all about love songs.Her new CD On the Edge is full of interesting sto...
7:30pm-10 doors at 5:30pm $20

Apr
15

BLUE MOON MARQUEE QUARTET

"Blue Moon Marquee have their own completely original style. Modern blues doesn't really get any better than t...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
16

The Klez

The Klez play the celebratory Jewish music of Eastern Europe and the haunting music of the Sephardic Jews who ...
5:00pm-7:00 doors at 4pm $15

Apr
17

Soul Source

Cover: By donation to The Living Edge Soul Source is a community R&B band led by Nick La Riviere. Using Ni...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm by donation

Apr
18

A Centennial Celebration of Jazz with the VJO and guest Alan Matheson

On April 18, 2017, Vancouver-based cornetist, pianist and musicologist will be joining The Victoria Jazz Orche...
6:00pm doors at 5:00pm $10-$25

Apr
19

Tom Vickery Trio & Jazz Jam

Join host/pianist Tom Vickery, bassist Sean Drabitt and drummer Kelby MacNayr for one of our favorite jazz nig...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $5/$8 Free after 10 PM

Apr
21

David Vest Plays Jerry Lee Lewis: David Vest

Who better to perform the music of Jerry Lee Lewis than legendary piano man David Vest? They both grew up in t...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
22

Capital City Synchopators

Double Bill with The Capital City Syncopators and Vancouver's The Burying Ground. Victoria's Prohibition Er...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
23

Dixieland & Swing

t's HOT JAZZ!! It's DIXIELAND!! It's SWING!! It's RAGTIME!! AND THE BLUES!! And More!! New Orleans Jazz With J...
3:00pm-6:00pm doors at 2:00pm $12.00

Apr
23

Ian McDougall: Neil Swainson, Oliver Gagnon, Kelby MacNayr

Ian McDougall: Canadian trombonist Ian McDougall is perhaps best known for his work with Rob McConnell's Boss...
7:00pm doors at 6:15pm $25

Apr
24

Groovin' Hard

After playing to an almost-sold-out crowd last fall, Groovin’ Hard Jazz Band returns to Hermann’s for one ...
7:00pm doors at 5:00pm $12; $10 seniors and students

Apr
25

Ella at 100: A Tribute to "The First Lady of Song": Kim Greenwood, Diane Pancel, Susannah Adams

Karel Roessingh - Piano Joey Smith - Double Bass Kelby MacNayr - Drums Come swing with us through the son...
7:30pm doors at 5:30pm 20/$15 UJAM

Apr
26

Tom Vickery Trio & Jazz Jam

Join host/pianist Tom Vickery, bassist Sean Drabitt and drummer Kelby MacNayr for one of our favorite jazz nig...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $5/$8 Free after 10 PM

Apr
27

James Danderfer's Classic Quartet: Oliver Gagnon, Neil Swainson, Quincy Davis

Twice nominated "best jazz clarinetist" in the National Jazz Awards, LEO award-winning composer/performer Jame...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
28

The Millies in Concert! A Benefit for Victoria Hospice: Lynda Raino, Mollie Kaye, Elizabeth Adilman

The Millies deliver luscious, red-velvet-layer cake harmonies from the golden era of pop, broadway and jazz wi...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
29

Louise Rose

Louise Rose - piano/ voice Joey Smith - bass Kelby MacNayr - drums
2:00pm doors at 12:30pm 12/18/20

Apr
29

Two Bobs and a Mule

Lucky Budd (guitar and vocals) Chris Van Sickle (piano, Hammond organ and vocals) Marc Jenkins (guitar, peda...
8:00pm doors at 6:00pm $20

Apr
30

Dixieland

3:00pm-6:00pm doors at 2:00pm $12

Apr
30

Kelby MacNayr

7:00pm doors at 6:00pm 20/$18 UJAM VJS/ $12 students

May
7

Anton Schwartz (sax, leader)

Touring from the USA. The Anton Schwartz Quintet was just awarded "Northwest Acoustic Ensemble of the Year" b...
7:30pm doors at 6pm