Unless noted, venue has acoustic
grand piano available.


Koerner Hall
Upscale concert hall
capacity: 1,135
Curated by Mervon Mehta, Executive Director of Performing Arts; also available as a rental. 


Jazz Bistro
Supper-club-style venue
capacity: ~200
Contact: Ted Haberer, Manager


Lula Lounge
Salsa, jazz & world music
Capacity: 250


Reid’s Distillery
Gin distillery with stylish lounge/bar
Capacity: 150
Contact: Karley Lamb, Event Manager
(Yamaha digital grand piano available)


The Rex Jazz & Blues Bar
Two acts nightly (plus matinees)
Contact: Tom Tytel, Manager


Jazz FM 91.1
Canada’s only 24/7 jazz station.
Contact: David McTeague, promotions manager

Also: Jaymz Bee, host of Jazz In The City
(this program features songs by acts with upcoming area performances)


Toronto Star
Daily newspaper with multiple arts/entertainment reporters
Contact: Garnet Fraser, deputy entertainment editor


Toronto Sun
Daily tabloid newspaper with event listings and some entertainment coverage.
Contact: Mark Daniell, “Showbiz Editor”


National Post
Daily national newspaper
Contact: Nathalie Atkinson


Globe And Mail
National daily newspaper
Contact: Barry Hertz, deputy arts editor


Jazz In Toronto
The city’s primary source for performance listings,
via social media posts and an extensive website.
Contact: Ori Dagan, Artistic Director


Orange Grove Publicity
Toronto-based, serving all of North America.
Contact: Ernesto Cervini


Sweat Equity
Now based in L.A. but still a favourite of Toronto artists
Contact: Steven Shehori


Jane Harbury Publicity
A favourite for Toronto jazz artists since 1988.
Contact: Jane Harbury