RON DAVIS Trio at The Home Smith Bar

RON returns to the the Home Smith Bar in Toronto’s historic Old Mill for a rare trio outing as part of the Jazz Masters series. Russ Boswell on bass, Steve Heathcoate  on drums.

Saturday, January 26, 2019
7:30pm-10:30pm
The Home Smith Bar at The Old Mill, Toronto
Details at oldmilltoronto.com.


Music in the Atrium - Ron Davis Quartet

Ron performs original compositions and jazz standards in a rare quartet performance as part of the long-running Music in the Atrium series at Toronto’s Princess Margaret Hospital.

Free Admission.


"SymphRONica UpfRONt" RECORD RELEASE CONCERT

Thursday October 25, 2018
918 Bathurst Centre for Culture – 918 Bathurst St, Toronto M5R 3G5
Doors: 7:00 Music: 7:30
TICKETS (here): $20 advance/ $25 door; students/seniors $10.  (All prices HST included.)

SymphRONica UpfRONt is Ron’s 12th and SymphRONica’s 3rd collection of his unique, and world renowned sound. UpfRONt, is a quantum leap from his previous works, representing the greater cross–cultural and cross-stylistic diversity of the players and contributors, including Juno Award winner Mike Downes (who also acted as producer). UpfRONt showcases the great Canadian talent that has coalesced in and around SymphRONica. UpfRONt is pure Ron Davis and the entire essence of the SymphRONica project at its peak.

October 25th, 2018 will be the inaugural show of SymphRONica’s 2018/2019 season at 918 Bathurst Centre for Culture & the Arts. It will be a celebration of SymphRONica’s 6 years working together and coming together to form a unique jazz ensemble unlike any other in Canada or probably the world, and will include a presentation of some of the music from UpfRONt.

Guest MCs: Award-winning composer/ instrumentalist/ vocalist Daniela Nardi and Juno Award-nominated jazz great/ broadcaster Heather Bambrick. 

Special food (light meal)/drinks menu by great Canadian chef Dinah KooThanks to Higgins Event Rentals for their support.

 Tickets & info: bemusednetwork.com.

Ron Davis acknowledges with gratitude the invaluable support of the Canada Council for the Arts, FACTOR and the Ontario Arts Council in the making of SymphRONica UpfRONt.

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Kensington Market Jazz Festival

Ron performs as part of Daniela Nardi’s Espresso Manifesto exploring jazz interpretations of Italian songs for Toronto’s Kensington Market Jazz Festival
Friday September 14
6pm-7pm
HandleBar
159 Augusta Avenue

SymphRONica named "One of the best music shows" at Edinburgh Festival Fringe!

One of the top arts magazines, The List, has named SymphRONica as “One of the best music shows … in week one of the festival”! at Edinburgh Festival Fringe on its prestigious #HitList.

This is huge. Edinburgh Fringe is the largest arts festival in the world. It hosts thousands of acts each year. This distinction awarded to Ron and SymphRONica puts them in the ranks of the top jazz acts anywhere.

Read the full piece on The List here.