Montreal Jazz Festival Announces First Round of Concerts
The 33rd edition of The Montreal International Jazz Festival has announced its first round of concerts for this year’s festival. The first round of concerts will include performances by the Tony Williams tribute group Spectrum Road—which features Jack Bruce, Cindy Blackman, John Medeski and Vernon Reid—an acoustic Evening with legendary bassist Stanley Clarke and Japanese piano virtuoso Hiromi, an all-star bass trio featuring Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller and Victor Wooten and many more. In addition, recent Montreal transplants The Barr Brothers will make their debut at the festival. Head to the Montreal International Jazz Festival website for full details. Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10AM.