Ottawa Jazz Festival on CBC radio, TV and online
TD Ottawa Jazz Festival continues until July 1.
June 20 marked the launch of the 33rd edition of the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival featuring internationally acclaimed acts including Boz Scaggs, Willie Nelson, the Doobie Brothers and more.
The festival runs in various locations throughout the city featuring a mix of traditional jazz and music from a range of genres, including rock and country.
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The event is also an opportunity to hear some great local musicians as there are more than 35 acts from Ottawa performing this year.
CBC will be covering the festival throughout the 12 days on CBC Radio's All in a Day, 91.5 FM, starting at 5:15 p.m.
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CBC TV news anchor Lucy van Oldenbarneveld will also be live on location broadcasting from Confederation Park.
Watch and listen to CBC for previews of the following musicians:
|June 20||The Heavy||All in a Day|
|June 21||Dr. John, Jenna Glatt||Ottawa Morning|
|June 21||Boi Akih||All in a Day|
|June 24||Nikki Yanofsky||All in a Day|
|June 26||Ben Charest from Triplets of Belleville (VIDEO)||All in a Day|
|June 27||Jason Mona from the Fats Waller Dance Party||All in a Day|
|June 28||Bad Plus||All in a Day|