Andrew Downing’s Otterville: Live Soundtrack to The Great Gabbo

February 16, 2018

8:00pm

KW Little Theatre, 9 Princess St., E., Waterloo

NUMUS presents Otterville:
Andrew Downing’s Otterville plays a live score for the not-so-silent musical film, The Great Gabbo.
featuring:
Andrew Downing – cello
Tara Davidson – alto saxophone
Aline Homzy – violin
Michael Davidson – vibraphone
Paul Mathew – bass
Nick Fraser – drums

TDG @Silence Sounds Guelph

February 6, 2018

8:00pm-10:00pm

Silence Guelph

TDG @Silence Sounds Guelph

Tara Davidson Group performs at Silence
featuring:
Tara Davidson – alto & soprano saxes
Michael Davidson – vibraphone
Dan Fortin – bass
Ernesto Cervini – drums

TDG @The Home Smith Bar

January 26, 2018

7:30pm-10:30pm

The Home Smith Bar in Old Mill Toronto

The Tara Davidson Group returns to the Old Mill’s Home Smith Bar
featuring:
Tara Davidson
 – alto & soprano saxophone
Michael Davidson – vibraphone
Jim Vivian – bass
Ernesto Cervini – drums

No “Cover Charge” but a $20 minimum on food & beverage is applied

Composer’s Collective @The Rex

January 22, 2018

9:30pm - 12am

The Rex Hotel, Toronto, ON

Mike Malone’s Composer’s Collective Big Band
featuring:
Mike Malone – trumpet, Tara Davidson – alto sax, Kelly Jefferson – tenor sax, Perry White – bari sax, William Carn – trombone, Rob Somerville – trombone, Jason Logue – trumpet, Kevin Turcotte – trumpet, And More!
Cover applies

Turboprop @York University

January 11, 2018

12:00pm-1:30pm

York U. Accolade East Arts Building

Turboprop performs at York University in their “Jazz @Noon” Series
featuring:
Ernesto Cervini – drums
Tara Davidson – alto sax
Joel Frahm – tenor sax
William Carn – trombone
Adrean Farrugia – piano
Dan Loomis – bass
Free Concert!

Turboprop @The Rex

January 11, 2018

- January 12, 2018

9:30pm/9:45pm start

The Rex Hotel, Toronto, ON

CD Release Event for Turboprop’s “REV”
featuring:
Ernesto Cervini – drums
Tara Davidson – alto sax
Joel Frahm – tenor sax
William Carn – trombone
Adrean Farrugia – piano
Dan Loomis – bass
Cover applies

Martin Loomer & The Orange Devils

January 8, 2018

7:30pm-10:30pm

The Monarch Tavern (12 Clinton St., Toronto, ON)

featuring:
Martin Loomer – guitar & arrangements, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxes & clarinet, Merlin Williams – alto & soprano saxes & clarinet, Andy Ballantyne – tenor saxophone, Tom Skublics – tenor sax & feature clarinet, John Macleod – trumpet, Brigham Phillips – trumpet, William Carn – trombone, Jack McFadden – bass, Tom Jestad – drums & More!
Cover applies: $10

Jazz Vespers @Christ Church Deer Park

January 7, 2018

3:30-5:30pm

Christ Church Deer Park

Jazz Vespers Service
featuring:
Brian Barlow – drums
Tara Davidson – alto sax
Alex Brown – trumpet
Robi Botos – piano
Neil Swainson – bass
Free Concert!

Downing Carn Davidson @Emmet Ray

November 20, 2017

9:30pm

Emmet Ray (924 College St.) Toronto

Andrew Downing – cello, William Carn – trombone, Tara Davidson – alto sax
w/ Søren Nissen – bass and Ian Wright – drums
Presenting the music of Jobim
PWYC

Carn Davidson 9 @Aeolian Hall

November 19, 2017

3:00pm

The Aeolian Hall, London, ON

Carn Davidson 9 @Aeolian Hall

Celebrating the Release of CD9’s new recording, “Murphy”!
featuring:
William Carn – trombone, Tara Davidson – woodwinds, Kelly Jefferson – woodwinds, Perry White – woodwinds, Jason Logue – trumpet, Kevin Turcotte – trumpet, Alex Duncan – bass trombone, Jim Vivian – bass, Ernesto Cervini – drums
Ticketed event

The Yeah Yeah Yeah Band

November 18, 2017

8pm-10:30pm

Milton Centre for the Arts

“Ones”
featuring:
Frank Zirone – guitar & vocals, Bruce Nasmith – guitar, keyboards & vocals, Kevin Rolston – bass & vocals, David Love – guitar & vocals, Frank Russell– drums & vocals, Sonia Klimasko – violin, Beth Silver – cello, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxophones, Luise Heyerhoff – trumpet
Ticketed Event: $47 + HST

Martin Loomer & The Orange Devils

November 14, 2017

7:30pm-10:30pm

The Monarch Tavern (12 Clinton St., Toronto, ON)

featuring:
Martin Loomer – guitar & arrangements, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxes & clarinet, Merlin Williams – alto & soprano saxes & clarinet, Andy Ballantyne – tenor saxophone, Tom Skublics – tenor sax & feature clarinet, John Macleod – trumpet, Brigham Phillips – trumpet, William Carn – trombone, Jack McFadden – bass, Tom Jestad – drums & More!
Cover applies: $10

Canadian Music Centre Presents: Otterville

November 9, 2017

5:30pm

Canadian Music Centre 20 St. Joseph St. Toronto, ON

featuring:
Andrew Downing – cello, Tara Davidson – alto saxophone, Christine Bougie – lapsteel guitar, Michael Davidson – vibraphone, Paul Mathew – bass, Nick Fraser – drums
Ticketed event: $10-$20

Carn Davidson 9 CD Release Event @The Rex

November 9, 2017

- November 10, 2017

9:30pm/9:45pm start

The Rex Hotel, Toronto, ON

Carn Davidson 9 CD Release Event @The Rex

Two Nights @The Rex Hotel to launch CD9’s new recording, “Murphy”!
featuring:
William Carn – trombone, Tara Davidson – woodwinds, Kelly Jefferson – woodwinds, Perry White – woodwinds, Jason Logue – trumpet, Brian O’Kane – trumpet (Nov. 9th), Kevin Turcotte – trumpet (Nov. 10th), Alex Duncan – bass trombone, Andrew Downing – bass, Ernesto Cervini – drums
Cover applies

Brian Dickinson Jazz Orchestra @Etobicoke Jazz Festival

November 4, 2017

9:00pm

Longbranch Legion Hall, Etobicoke

featuring:
Brian Dickinson – piano & compositions, Tara Davidson – alto saxophone, Kelly Jefferson – tenor saxophone, William Carn – trombone, & many more!

Martin Loomer & The Orange Devils @Etobicoke Jazz Festival

November 2, 2017

9:00pm

Longbranch Legion Hall, Etobicoke

featuring:
Martin Loomer – guitar & arrangements, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxes & clarinet, Merlin Williams – alto & soprano saxes & clarinet, Andy Ballantyne – tenor saxophone, Tom Skublics – tenor sax & feature clarinet, John Macleod – trumpet, Brigham Phillips – trumpet, William Carn – trombone, Jack McFadden – bass, Tom Jestad – drums, w/Special Guests Alex Pangman & Ori Dagan – vocals
Cover applies: $20 @the door

Carn Davidson Masterclass

October 27, 2017

3:15pm-4:30pm

90 Wellesley, Jazz Building, UofT

Carn Davidson Masterclass

Trombonist William Carn and Saxophonist Tara Davidson discuss the new recording project from their co-led band, the Carn Davidson 9.

The Yeah Yeah Yeah Band

October 20, 2017

8pm-10:30pm

Sanderson Centre, Brantford

“Ones”
featuring:
Frank Zirone – guitar & vocals, Bruce Nasmith – guitar, keyboards & vocals, Kevin Rolston – bass & vocals, David Love – guitar & vocals, Frank Russell– drums & vocals, Sonia Klimasko – violin, Beth Silver – cello, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxophones, Luise Heyerhoff – trumpet
Ticketed Event: Starting @$36.50 + HST

Martin Loomer & The Orange Devils

October 16, 2017

7:30pm-10:30pm

The Monarch Tavern (12 Clinton St., Toronto, ON)

featuring:
Martin Loomer – guitar & arrangements, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxes & clarinet, Merlin Williams – alto & soprano saxes & clarinet, Andy Ballantyne – tenor saxophone, Tom Skublics – tenor sax & feature clarinet, John Macleod – trumpet, Brigham Phillips – trumpet, William Carn – trombone, Jack McFadden – bass, Tom Jestad – drums & More!
Cover applies: $10

The Yeah Yeah Yeah Band

September 30, 2017

8pm-10:30pm

River Run Centre, Main Stage, Guelph

“Ones”
featuring:
Frank Zirone – guitar & vocals, Bruce Nasmith – guitar, keyboards & vocals, Kevin Rolston – bass & vocals, David Love – guitar & vocals, Frank Russell– drums & vocals, Sonia Klimasko – violin, Beth Silver – cello, Tara Davidson – alto & tenor saxophones, Luise Heyerhoff – trumpet
Ticketed Event: $45 + HST

World of Jazz Festival

September 9, 2017

2:45pm-4:00pm

Brampton's Garden Square

World of Jazz Festival

Carn Davidson 9 performs at Brampton’s new World of Jazz Festival!
Free outdoor performance in the Garden Square
featuring:
Tara Davidson – alto & soprano saxes, Jeff LaRochelle – tenor sax, Shirantha Beddage – baritone sax and bass clarinet, Jason Logue – trumpet, Brian O’Kane – trumpet, William Carn – trombone, Alex Duncan – bass trombone, Dan Fortin – bass, Ernesto Cervini – drums

National Music Camp Jazz Faculty

August 28, 2017

- September 3, 2017

Orillia, ON

National Music Camp Jazz Faculty

@Camp Wahanowin
Jazz Faculty includes: Tara Davidson – saxophone, Trevor Hogg – saxophone, Jason Logue – trumpet, Trevor Giancola – guitar, Mark Godfrey – bass, Alex Samaras – vocals, And More!

The Stratford Summer Music Festival

August 27, 2017

4:00pm

The Avondale, 194 Avondale Ave., Stratford, ON, N5A 6N4

Presents:
The Great Canadian Jazz Finale
featuring:
Seven Order of Canada Musicians (Jens Lindemann – trumpet, Guido Basso – trumpet, Joe Macerello – accordion, P.J. Perry – alto sax, Tommy Banks – piano, Dave Young – bass, Phil Nimmons – orchestration)
& The Yamaha Canada Big Band

Ottawa Jazzworks Faculty

August 17, 2017

- August 20, 2017

Harrington, Quebec

Jazzworks Jazz Camp @CAMMAC Music Centre
Other faculty includes:
William Carn – 2017 Artistic Director & trombone, Derrick Gardner – trumpet, Julie Michels – vocals, Alex Samaras – vocals, Lorne Lofsky – guitar, Lucian Grey – guitar, Adrian Vedady – bass, Nick Fraser – drums, And More!

Danjam Orchestra @The Rex Hotel

August 14, 2017

- August 15, 2017

9:30pm

The Rex Hotel, Toronto, ON

Danjam Orchestra @The Rex Hotel

featuring:
Daniel Jamieson – conductor & composer, Nick Morgan – alto sax, Tara Davidson – alto sax, Dave Neill – tenor sax, Justin Gray – bass, And More!