Jim Harrington

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06/29/14    Concerts

Review: Montreal Jazz Festival, Days Three and Four

Diana Krall, Stacey Kent perform crowd-pleasing sets

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06/28/14    Concerts

Review: Montreal Jazz Festival, Days One and Two

Cassandra Wilson, Mike Stern/Bill Evans among early highlights

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05/13/14    Concerts

Montreal Jazz Festival Preview

Our top 10 picks for the forthcoming mega-fest

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07/13/13    Concerts

Concert Review: Antonio Sanchez Migration at Montreal Jazz Festival

Drummer and his quartet make each tune count

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07/12/13    Concerts

Concert Review: Molly Ringwald at the Montreal Jazz Festival

No acting here—this was the real deal

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07/11/13    Concerts

Concert Review: Bettye LaVette at Montreal Jazz Festival

A true survivor with attitude to spare

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07/09/13    Concerts

Concert Review: Soweto Gospel Choir at Montreal Jazz Festival

Exuding a joy that can't be faked

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07/08/13    Concerts

Concert Review: Vijay Iyer Duo with Craig Taborn at Montreal Jazz Festival

A match made in piano heaven

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07/06/13    Concerts

Charlie Hunter/Scott Amendola Duo at Montreal Jazz Fest

New material at this A-list summer festival

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05/24/13    News

What to See at the Montreal Jazz Festival

A guide to the acts you won’t want to miss

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07/03/12    Concerts

SMV Live at the Montreal Jazz Festival 2012

Stanley Clarke, Marcus Miller & Victor Wooten hold a bass summit

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07/02/12    Concerts

Melody Gardot in Montreal

A spellbinding festival set from a bona fide star

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07/02/12    Concerts

Wayne Shorter Quartet in Montreal

Jazz's greatest working band mesmerizes at 2012 festival

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06/30/12    Concerts

Bill Frisell's John Lennon Project in Montreal

The guitar great pays elegant homage to a Beatle

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06/29/12    Concerts

Stanley Clarke & Hiromi in Montreal

Bass-and-keys virtuosity kicks off this year's Montreal International fest

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06/27/11    Concerts

Diana Krall's Solo Performance at the Montreal Jazz Festival

Diana Krall's first-ever solo date at the Montreal Jazz Festival proves less than satisfying.

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About Jim Harrington

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Jim Harrington is the longtime music critic for the Oakland Tribune. His writings have appeared in several books and publications, including Rolling Stone and Jazz Times. Besides covering music, Harrington also writes travel pieces and is the former San Francisco Bay Area nighlife correspondent for Fodors. His favorite hockey team is the Chicago Blackhawks, which, he likes to mention often, beat Philly in the 2010 Stanley Cup. Go Hawks.

Jim Harrington joined the JazzTimes community on Jun 27, 2011