The 17th Edition of the L’Off Jazz Festival gets going October 6th. While the festival continues to focus on the Montreal jazz scene, a number of international artists also appear this year including guitarists Ben Monder, and Peter Bernstein (Master Class Oct 9th), also Swedish pianist Maggie Olin will be joining Montreal’s Christine Jensen and an 11-piece ensemble.
Musicians from the Montreal Jazz scene include Tevet Sela Quartet, singer Sienna Dahlen, and the Oliver Babaz Trio. In all 110 musicians perform at the fest this year which presents 24 concerts at several venues including the Resonance Cafe, Lion d’Or, and the Diese Onze Jazz Club.
Full schedule and festival info at their website: LOffJazz.com.