beaches jazz festival photos

In Photos: Beaches Jazz Festival 2009 Kicks Off

The 21st Annual Beaches International Jazz Festival opened at Woodbine Park yesterday. Despite an early downpour and the cooler weather, the crowds turned up with blankets and umbrellas.

Woodbine Park was quickly filled with people who came to enjoy the eclectic mix of music from artists like soul and R&B stalwart Sean Jones, blues-driven powerhouse Blackburn and the sax and guitar swirl of improv specialists ZimZum.

20090718_beachesjazz02.jpg

Ushering in what is expected to be an eventful weekend, the Beaches Jazz Festival will run from July 17-26 in various locations around the Beach.

Writing and photography by guest contributor Gadjo C. Sevilla.


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in Music

Celine Dion begs Drake not to get her face tattooed on his body

The long shuttered Tattoo on Queen is reopening as a nightclub

These are the top selling concerts in Toronto right now

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello kiss video has the internet freaking out

The Weeknd showed off a new look in Toronto and it reminds people of Lionel Richie

Duckman has played his last street performance in Toronto and fans are heartbroken

Shawn Mendes needed 24 hours to reflect on breathtaking Toronto show

Raekwon and Ghostface Killah are coming to Toronto