Toronto Jazz Festivals Tickets
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Toronto Jazz Festival is one of the city's largest jazz events held every year. From its modest beginnings in the late eighties with three official venues, this ten day event has now grown to be conducted in forty venues. It attracts more than 500,000 people annually. Incorporating a variety of jazz styles together in one event, this is one of the best selling musical festivals and Toronto Jazz Festival tickets are the most in demand as soon as the schedule goes public every time.
From the late eighties to date, it has been twenty five years since Toronto Jazz Festival is entertaining people having different music tastes. The combination of blues, funk, rock, and pop has evolved in each era and has increased the event's fan following. The festival attracts some of the biggest names in the jazz history every year that adds even more glamour, making it a high profile event. The names of some artists include Oscar Peterson, Keith Jarrett, McCoy Tyner, Rosemary Clooney, Roy Hargrove and others.
Toronto Jazz Festival's lineup for 2013 includes performances by Willie Nelson Family who is known to be the creative genius behind historic recordings such as Stardust, Hello Walls, Crazy and Red Headed Singer. The artist is amongst the most recognized country musicians. He has given almost sixty music albums to the industry. His singles have not only made him an inductee of Country Music Hall of Fame, but he is also the proud winner of a Grammy Legend Award and a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Other than him, the lineup features Mavis Staples and DR John. Staples is appreciated in the music industry as a gospel and soul legend, while Dr John is a Grammy Award winning musician who has contributed with some of the greatest guitar records.
Apart from them, the audiences will be pleased to know that their favorite comedian, actor, and Grammy award winner artist, Steve Martin will also be performing at the Toronto Jazz Festival. The artist is a full package of entertainment and his live performances are known to be quite amusing. He entertains not only his brilliant music, but also with his great sense of humor.
Nikki Yanofsky will also grace the stage performing to her Billboard hit numbers. The event includes performance by Boz Scaggs, who is popular for his R&B music and guitarist skills. His guitar strumming abilities have earned him acclaim and recognition. Among other artists performing are Sharon Jones, who is a master of soul and funk music and has sold more than 100,000 copies of her first album; David Sanborn who is a saxophonist with six Grammy Awards; Bob James, who has released 58 albums in total and won innumerable awards in appreciation and John Maclaughlin, one of the greatest guitar players of all times.
This star studded lineup caters to a wide range of audiences that belong to different age groups and have distinct tastes. With a huge variety of entertainment, Toronto Jazz Festival is the place to enjoy music and humor together. Going by the history of the event, it has always ensured quality performances and strives to maintain its standard with an out class lineup every year.
This year also it promises to live up to the expectations. The hub of this festival is Nathan Phillips Square which gets crowded with thousands of people for ten days, every year. Toronto Jazz Festivals tickets are selling fast for the event already. If you haven't got yours, then this is the best time to avail the discount offer and get your hands on them on reasonable rates! So hurry and make your purchase before it is too late!