Play the Vernon Jazz Club

Artists

Thank you for your interest in performing at the Vernon Jazz Club. We only have 4 dates open for early 2020: January 11th, 25th, March 21st, and April 4th.

PLEASE READ THESE DETAILS BEFORE FILLING IN THE ONLINE APPLICATION BELOW!

The Vernon Jazz Society hosts 20 or so bi-weekly gigs each year from September through June at the Vernon Jazz Club.

The Sept 2018 to May 2019 season is now fully booked. All applications will be kept on file.

If you wish to apply for September 2019 to May 2020, please be in touch with Hadrian Merler, our Director of Bookings, via the following application form.

Saturday evening dates are; September 7 and 21, October 5, and 19, November 2, 16 and 30, December 14, and 31st.

2020 Dates are; January 11, 25. February 8, 22. March 7, 21. April 4, 18. May 2, 16.

Please note that as part of your application, you will be asked to send recordings of your current music as a representation of the music you would like to perform at our club.

We are able to provide a Yamaha C108 piano, Peace BeBop drum kit (no cymbals), house PA system, stage monitors, music stands, 8 gelled floodlights and a qualified sound technician – at no cost to the bands.

As well, we provide the following publicity for all the bands we book:

  • Listed on website from beginning of each new season (https://vernonjazz.com)
  • Featured as an Event on our Facebook page
  • Listed in Line-up ad in Vernon’s The Morning Star (local newspaper) at start of each new season
  • Listed in the LiveWire section of the Morning Star the Friday before the gig
  • Featured on VJS homepage two weeks before the gig
  • 4 display ads – 2 in Morning Star and 2 in Morning Star Daily
  • 500+ word promo piece, at the discretion of the Morning Star, on the Wednesday before the gig
  • Email sent out to Vernon Jazz Club members a week before gig
  • Listed on season line-ups which are available at the door and on “table toppers”
  • Mentioned on CBC’s Hot Air at 5:55 on evening of gig

Interested in performing at the Vernon Jazz Club?

Before you request a booking…click here for a map…We are located in Vernon, BC, Canada.
We only have 4 dates open for early 2020: January 11th, 25th, March 21st, and April 4th.

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Upcoming Events

Melody Diachun

“Diachun’s controlled, sometimes breathy, centered sound is a perfect foil for the interplay between the other musicians… and it all adds up to a tight, cohesive whole.” (Cathy Riches, WholeNote Magazines).

New Year’s Eve 2019

Come celebrate a rockin’ New Year’s Eve with 5-time Juno Award Winner, Julie Masi!  

Julie & Friends NYE celebration promises to be a memorable evening with popular dance music and favourite hits from the 80’s and 90’s, as well as a few original compositions.

The Legendary Lake Monsters

The Legendary Lake Monsters are a sizzling high energy, horn-driven, 10-piece band, playing a true mix of Swing, R&B, ‘60s Pop and Rock, ‘70s Funk, ‘80s New Wave, Latin, and 21st century horn-based music from artists such as Bruno Mars, Adele, and Nikki Yanofsky. You can expect to also hear tunes by Stevie Wonder, Queen, David Bowie, and Michael Bublé. Don’t forget to bring your dancing shoes!

Anna Jacyszyn

Anna Jacyszyn is an award winning jazz singer who has travelled extensively throughout England, Europe, Asia, and parts of the Emirates – touring with various musicians performing jazz music.