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TD Halifax Jazz Festival LIVE: Advocates of Truth & Doris Mason Quartet

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August 8

The TD Halifax Jazz Festival is bringing live music to downtown Halifax! Join us on the Grand Oasis Stage at Grand Parade for FREE concerts from Aug 5-9th. These performances are subject to capacity and current COVID-19 guidelines will be observed. All Grand Oasis Stage performances will also be live-streamed to our YouTube channel for those who wish to watch from home. Advocates of Truth | 1:00pm Born in the Congo, residing in Halifax, Nova Scotia, brother duo Rajab Ally and Gallyna are Advocates of Truth. They are multilingual; mixing the languages of French, English and Swahili in their songs to interact with audiences from around the nation. Together they merge Hip Hop, Dancehall, Afro-pop, and R&B vibes, creating an Afro-Fusion genre. Their musical influences range from artists such as Sean Paul (Jamaica), Khaligraph (Kenya), Lokua Kanza (Congo) and French-Canadian, Artist Corneille. Doris Mason Quartet | 2:00pm Doris Mason grew up in a big musical family and was playing piano before her feet could touch the pedals. She wrote her first song at seven . Her training with the Royal Conservatory of Music garnered her many awards in Music Festivals in New Glasgow and Halifax. She formed a Pop/Jazz band and recorded a self-titled album “The Mason Chapman Band”. “Photograph” is her solo CD which garnered Doris an ECMA nomination.


DateAugust 8
Time1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
TagsHalifax events
Event CategoryLive Music & Entertainment / Patio Lanterns Festival
VenueHalifax Grand Parade



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