Jazz Performance and Education Centre

2011 - 2012 Season Events

JPEC's 3rd Annual Gala

"Jazz Goes to the Movies"

Here is a preview from 680News in Toronto

Rave reviews:
On The Beat
Gala 2011


Heather Bambrick
Jackie Richardson
Denzal Sinclaire
Francois Mulder

Mario Romano Quartet:

Mario Romano (piano)
Pat Labarbera (tenor sax)
Mark Kelso (drums)
Roberto Occhipinti (bass)

JPEC Jazz Tentet:

Denny Christiansen (trumpet)
William Carn (trombone)
Terry Clarke (drums)
Pat Collins (bass)
Brian Dickinson (piano)
Mike Murley (tenor sax)
Mark Promane (alto sax, clarinet)
Ted Quinlan (guitar)
Shirantha Beddage (Baritone sax)
Don Thompson

JPEC at the JCC

JPEC was pleased to partner with the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre to present a series of four lectures on a variety of jazz topics, led by some of the most engaging personalities in Toronto’s jazz community. All seminars took place at the Miles Nadal JCC; a $9 admission included light refreshments.

Lionel Loueke Trio

Lionel Loueke
November 20, 2011, 7:30 pm
The Toronto Centre for the Arts

2011-2012 Concert Series

Fred Hersch
Lionel Loueke Trio and Opener - Darren Sigesmund Sextet
Lucien Ban an Jon Hebert "Enesco Reimagined" and Opener - Peripheral Vision
Tom Harrell Quintet and Opener - Paul Tynan Quartet
Luciana Souza adn Romero Lubambo
Friday, February 17, 2012 at 7:30 pm
Glenn Gould Studio
Enesco Re-Imagined Lucian Ban & John Hebert
Joyce Hammann violin
Mat Maneri viola
Ralph Alessi trumpet
Tony Malaby tenor saxophone
Lucian Ban piano and orchestration
John Hebert bass and orchestration
Gerald Cleaver drums
Badal Roy tabla / percussion

Opener: Peripheral Vision
Trevor Hogg tenor saxophone
Don Scott guitar
Michael Herring bass
Nick Fraser drums

JPEC is proud to present the Tom Harrell Quintet:
also featuring the Paul Tynan Quartet

Tom Harrell
Friday, March 16, 2012, 7:30 pm
Glenn Gould Studio

JPEC is proud to present Brazilian Duos:
Luciana Souza and Romero Lubambo
also featuring the Amanda Tosoff Quartet

Luciano & Romero
Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 7:30 pm
The Toronto Centre for the Arts