Dunsmuir California’s Jazz in the Canyon June 24-July 4th, 2016

A Multi-venue Town-wide Jazz Explosion

yellow-notesIn the spirit of co-creation and collaboration, Dunsmuir will come together to celebrate one of America’s own true art form with the 5th Annual Jazz in the Canyon. Multiple venues will feature many Northern California’s favorite jazz musicians and visiting guest artists from June 24-July 4th, 2016.

Jazz in the Canyon honors the broad influences of jazz that mirrors the vast melting pot in American culture. Listeners will be treated to everything from blues to swing, bebop to gypsy jazz, smooth jazz to Latin jazz, some funk, and eclectic fusions of roots and folk music infused with jazz. Some featured artists include acclaimed pianist Cali O’Doherty and her band from New York, Latin-infused jazz duo Sonido Allegre, A. Fiddle-Hooper and Shattered Chaos, Dr. Jerry Moore and  singer Doug Arrington, fingerstyle  guitarist Rick Garrett,  the Chuck Epperson group, Allison and Victor + the Midnight Band,  “way out jazz” guitar veteran Mickey Jones, and many more.

Participating venues include Dunsmuir Brewery Works, Pops Performing Arts and Cultural Center, the Siskiyou Arts Museum, Cafe Maddalena’s, the Burger Barn, the Wheelhouse, and Shattered Music and Book Store, the Pizza Factory  and more.  Check back for updated schedule, artists, and venues.

Dunsmuir, California is located  just off Interstate 5, about 10 miles South of Mt Shasta, 50 miles North of Redding, and 60 miles South of the Oregon border.