JazzSudbury Contest

2015 Emerging Artist winner - Dog Leg Dilemma (l.-r. Anthony Argatoff, sax; Scott Neary, guitar; Austin Gembora, drums; Peter Bull, bass)

This year's winners are Laura Swankey and Andrew Furlong!

Thank you to everyone who came out to see our Emerging Artists perform!

Laura Swankey and Andrew Furlong put on a great performance, both at the showcase and at the Jazz Sudbury Festival.

Stay tuned for the dates of our 2017 Emerging Artist Showcase. As a jazz group or single performer from anywhere in Ontario, all you have to do is enter a video and you can win one of three $500 paid performance prizes and the $1000 grand prize and the opportunity to perform on the main stage at the Jazz Sudbury Festival.

2017 contest dates to be announced

Jazz bands must submit a three to five-minute video showcasing their best chops. The videos will be initially judged by panel of jazz industry professionals. The judges will narrow the submissions until Sudbury's next jazz star is selected!