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Cape Breton Jazz Festival

560 Kings Sroad


This year’s Cape Breton Jaz Festival 2022 will present several Canadian jazz icons such as saophonist Kirk MacDonald, bassist Neil Swainson, guitarist Lorne Loftsky, and drummer jim Doxas. The Festival begins on

Thursday June 16 and continues to Sunday June 19. This year the Festival will also feature extensive playing workshops both for singers and instrumentalists who wish to learn or further develop their skills in playing jazz.

The Festival usually presents international, national, and regional jazz performers in both indoor ticketed settings and free outdoor shows. For further information to to the website: for an update on scheduled performers, event locations and shows times. 

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