Sonja is excited to be one of the featured artists at this year's Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival - July 17-19, 2015! Performing her favourites from the Gershwin Songbook, Sonja will be joined by Toronto trio Jim Clayton (piano), Russ Boswell (bass), and David Peters (bass).
The Sun Life Financial UpTown Waterloo Jazz Festival is an annual 3 day FREE music festival held in Waterloo Ontario, encouraging all genres of jazz. This upcoming year, you are invited to their 23rd season where they look forward to entertaining more than 35,000 enthusiastic festival goers.
The lineup has just been announced - see who Sonja is pleased to be sharing the stage with at the great weekend jazz festival!
Bring Home Comfort & Joy for the Holidays!
Due to the overwhelming popularity of Comfort & Joy since its release in 2010, there has been a second pressing of the double-disc album for the 2014 Holiday season! And they are already going quickly!
With 32 tracks ranging from swinging Christmas jazz, to traditional holiday classics, Comfort & Joy will help make meaningful memories this Holiday season. Some quotes from fans:
"...[Sonja's] voice has that wonderful effortless purity that makes it a pleasure to listen to from start to finish."
"...the best Christmas CD ever!"
Featured on James Reaney's Near and Dear List, Comfort & Joy makes a truly unique and lasting gift for friends, family and special people with whom you want to spread Christmas cheer. Showcasing a large number of outstanding local, Canadian artists alongside Sonja, this wonderfully nostalgic musical experience will be sure to please you and your guests, family and friends this year and for years to come.
New this season: order online and choose to have your CDs autographed, gift-wrapped and shipped directly to the recipient!
- The Village Idiot, 135 Wortley Rd., London, Ontario;
Open: Monday through Sunday - call 519-434-9594 for hours.
- Grooves Record Store, 353 Clarence St., London, Ontario
Open: Monday - Saturday 10am - 8pm, Sunday 12pm - 5pm
Sonja is pleased to be the featured performer at Windermere Manor's upcoming Valentine's edition of their Jazz Series. Accompanied by local jazz piano legend John Noubarian and soulful bassist George Mitchell, Sonja will be crooning many of The American Songbook's greatest love songs.
Part of their semi-regular Jazz Series, the evening will take place in Windermere Manor's gorgeous Grand Hall and will begin with cocktails at 6:30, followed by a sumptuous buffet dinner at 7pm, and concert to follow at 8:30.
Whether it's a romantic evening with someone special, or a fun night with a group of friends, Sonja's trio and Windermere will provide you with a night to remember!
Seating is limited, so make your reservations now!
Call 519-858-1414, ext. 430 to book.