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The Montreal Jazz Festival: Jazz All Year Round

SFJAZZ Collective, Ari Hoenig and Maceo Parker keep things warm up north

Ari Hoenig (drums), with guitarist Gilad Hekselman and bassist Chris Tordini, Montreal Jazz Festival, 10-11

The Montreal Jazz Festival’s Jazz à l’année (Jazz All Year Round) series is in full swing, its fall offerings illustrative of its all-encompassing nature: jazz and blues alongside soul, folk-rock, Gypsy wedding jams, Brazilian and African music. Among the concerts presented in October were three very different, yet equally engaging groups: the SFJAZZ Collective, the Ari Hoenig Quartet and the Maceo Parker Band.

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