As the producer of the annual TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival, Jazz Winnipeg has celebrated and promoted the art of jazz for more than 30 years.
And that's not all. Jazz Winnipeg promotes jazz year-round through workshops, conferences, performance, professional development opportunities and education.
Jazz Winnipeg presents concerts featuring world-renowned musicians, from stalwarts like Sonny Rollins and Diana Krall, to contemporary icons like Daniel Caesar and Janelle Monae. We’re also proud to showcase and promote a growing number of astonishing and accomplished local artists and talent from across Canada.
We’ve created a unique urban festival in the heart of the Exchange District, and the largest of its kind in Manitoba. The neighbourhood comes alive with excitement and spectacle, contributing to the cultural vitality and energy of the city.
OUR MISSION: Jazz Winnipeg champions quality jazz-centric music experiences through presentation, promotion and community engagement.
OUR VALUES: Sustainability. Partnership. Diversity. Discovery. Urbanism.
Jazz Winnipeg is a vibrant arts organization trusted by diverse audiences to deliver exceptional jazz-centric music experiences throughout the year.
What People Are Saying
"“This was a truly stunning, and I do mean stunning, lineup of some of the most amazing musicians I have ever heard in one of the most beautiful buildings I have ever seen. We have been totally honoured to have been featured at this amazing place with other world class musicians.”"
— Beverly Glenn-Copeland, on being a part of JazzFest x CMHR 2019
""Jazz Fest is one of our favourite times of the year. The Exchange comes alive with a unique vibe surrounding The Cube. We see a whole new wave of people coming through our doors, which is always exciting.""
— Mike del Buono, King + Bannatyne