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Tim Booth’s Toronto Art Orchestra 

February 18 @ 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm EST

Monday, February 18, 2019 | 8:30PM

Tim Booth’s Toronto Art Orchestra
Advance $25 | Door $30 *

Tim Booth’s Toronto Art Orchestra pays tribute to Maria Schneider and Bob Brookmeyer at Hugh’s Room, February 18

One of Canada’s top jazz orchestras is returning to the Toronto stage. 

The 18-piece Toronto Art Orchestra (TAO) will perform for one night only at Hugh’s Room on Monday, February 18, 2019. Tickets are $25 advance; $30 at the door, and are available from Hugh’s Room Live.

An all-star event

TAO, led by bass trombonist and jazz educator Timothy Booth, includes many of Canada’s first-call jazz players, including Colleen Allen, Bruce Cassidy, Andrew McAnsh, and John McLeod.

On February 18 the ensemble features vocalists Jessica Lalonde and Tanya Wills. TAO will present the works of two of the greatest jazz orchestra composers of all time: Maria Schneider and Bob Brookmeyer.

Attend in-person or online

The Toronto Art Orchestra concert will also be video-streamed with professional production values by JazzOvation.org (formerly TheJazzBox.ca) — a platform for Canadian jazz composers and performers that currently serves more than 60 artists. Be on the lookout for a growing series of upcoming JazzOvation concerts, featuring the best of Toronto’s – and Canada’s – jazz artists, as they perform at our finest jazz venues.

About Tim Booth

Tim Booth has been on the Canadian music scene for over 30 years, performing with a wide array of groups in the Montreal and Toronto areas. He has played with such artists as Aretha Franklin, Pavarotti, Yes, John Pizzarelli, George Burns, Chris De Burgh to name just a few. He has also played such musicals as Phantom of the Opera, Les Miserables, Kiss of the Spider Woman, Showboat, Ragtime, Miss Saigon. Lion King and Beauty and the Beast. In 2006 he created the Toronto Art Orchestra, a jazz orchestra devoted to playing the greatest jazz master’s works.

For more information, contact

Timothy Booth,
Founder, Toronto Art Orchestra and JazzOvation.org
timothybooth9@gmail.com

Details

Date:
February 18
Time:
8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Website:
https://hughsroomlive.showare.com/ordertickets.asp?p=417

Venue

Hugh’s Room Live
2261 Dundas St. W.
Toronto, Ontario
Phone:
416-533-5483
Website:
https://hughsroomlive.com/venue/hughs-room-live/