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Winnipeg Jazz Festival

007-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3B 1H3
telephone: (204) 989-4656

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The Winnipeg Jazz Festival, generally held in the month of June, aims to bring jazz and other forms of music to the masses.

Top performers from across the globe play everything including jazz, funk, blues, soul, urban and even ska and death country for audiences whose numbers often reach the thousands.

Notable performers from previous years have included bassists Charlie Haden and Dave Holland, McCoy Tyner, Herbie Hancock and Dave Brubeck Sonny Rollins, The Roots, Roy Hargrove, Terence Blanchard. The 2008 festival included performances by Wynton Marsalis and The Neville Brothers.