Archived Live Performance Schedule

  • April 16, 2014, Duo with Rubim de Toledo, Fairmont Palliser.
  • April 6, 2014, Trombone Day with Bone Matrix.
  • March 19, 2014, Duo with Rubim de Toledo, Fairmont Palliser.
  • March 14, 2014, with Brett MacDonald, National Music Centre.
  • March 12, 2914, Duo with Simon Fisk, Hyatt.
  • March 1, 2014, with Johannaa Sillanpaa, Wine-Oh’s.
  • February 19, 2014, with Tyler Hornby at Wine-Oh’s.
  • February 9, 2014, with John Daversa at Wine-Oh’s.
  • February 8, 2014, Ambrose Jazz Day.
  • January 29, 2014, Solo piano at Ric’s Lounge.
  • January 22, 2014, Solo piano at Ric’s Lounge.
  • January 16, 2014, with Fox Big Band at Ironwood. 2-4 pm.
  • January 8, 2014, solo piano at Hyatt, 5-7 pm.
  • September 14, 2013, A Tribute To Ray Charles, 7:30, Vic Juba Community Theatre / Appearing on the Ulmer Chev Stage – 2602 – 59th Ave. Lloydminster AB/SK S9V 1Z3 CA. Theatre Box Office 780 872-7400. See more at: Ray Charles Tribute Orchestra Website.
  • September 13, 2013, 7:30, A Tribute To Ray Charles, Red Deer College – Arts Centre Main Stage, 100 College Boulevard Red Deer Alberta T4N 4H5 Can Charge by phone: 403-755-6626 or 1-800-661-8793. See more at: Ray Charles Tribute Orchestra Website.
  • April-June, 2013, Anne of Green Gables, Theatre Calgary, Epcor Centre/Max-Bell Theatre. More info and tickets here.

  • May 26, 2013, Johanna Sillanpaa Quartet at Wine-Ohs, http://www.johannamusic.com/wp/
  • April 10, 2013, 5:30-8:30 pm, Palliser/Oak Room with Ellen Doty, Calgary, Alberta.
  • April 7, 2013, GOHH Quartet at Wine-Ohs, Michelle Gregoire – piano, Keith O’Rourke – sax, Tyler Hornby – drums, Kodi Hutchinson – bass.
  • March 29, 2013, Efa Etorma group, National Music Centre, with Efa Jr. Etoroma – Drums, Sean Craig – Sax, Michelle Gregoire – Piano, Jason Valleau – Bass
  • March 27, 2013, 5:30-8:30 pm, Palliser/Oak Room with Ellen Doty, Calgary, Alberta.
  • March 15, 2013, In-Fusion at Wine-Ohs. Flamenco music and dance combine with Jazz, featuring Michelle Grégoire (piano), Oliver Miguel (sax), Rubim de Toledo (bass), Robin Tufts (percussion), Luis Elpana Tovar (percussion) and others.
  • March 7, 2013, 5:30-8:30 pm, Palliser/Oak Room with Ellen Doty, Calgary, Alberta.
  • February 28, 2013, 5:30-8:30 pm, Palliser/Oak Room with Ellen Doty, Calgary, Alberta.
  • February 25, 2013, Michelle Grégoire Quartet, U of C Monday Night Jazz Series, with Jon Day (trumpet), Tyler Hornby (drums), Rubim de Toledo (bass), Wine-Ohs, 811 1st Street SW, Calgary, Alberta. Tickets are available through Campus Ticket Centre at 403-220-7202 or at the door.
  • February 23, 2013, 7 pm, with Dean McNeill, Seattle drummer Brian Kirk and legendary bassist Rodney Whitaker. Leacock Theatre, MRU.
  • February 7, 2013, 8:30 pm, Keith Price (guitar) and Michelle Grégoire, Wine-Ohs, 811 1st Street SW, Calgary, Alberta.
  • January 25, 2013, Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble with Ralph Bowen, RBC Summit Jazz Series at the National Music Centre, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Friday, January 4, 2013, 9 pm, Ascend 3 Trio (Michelle Grégoire, Tyler Hornby, Rubim de Toldeo), Costello’s, 908, 17th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Sunday, December 9, 2012, Aaron Leaney Trio, Meet Lounge, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Friday, December 7, 2012, Jeremy Coates Trio, Costello’s Jazz Fridays, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2012, 5:30- 8:30 pm, Duo with Ellen Doty (voice), Fairmont Palliser Lounge, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Saturday, November 24, 2012, Ray Charles Tribute Orchestra, Cochrane Alliance Church, Cochrane, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 5:30- 8:30 pm, Duo with Ellen Doty (voice), Fairmont Palliser Lounge, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Tuesday, November 20, 2012, Ray Charles Tribute Orchestra, Olds Rotary Jazz Festival, Transcanada Theatre, Olds, Alberta.
  • Friday, November 9, 2012, Johanna Sillanpaa Trio, Costello’s Jazz Fridays, Calgary Alberta.
  • Wednesday, October 31, Michelle Grégoire Trio with Tyler Hornby (drums) and Jason Valleau (bass), Wine-Ohs, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Friday, October 26, 2012, Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble (CCAE) featuring Sean Jones, Hope Lutheran Church, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Monday, October 1, 2012, 8 pm, Parker with Strings with Vaughn Ambrose, U of C Monday Night Jazz Series, Cliff Bungalow Mission Jazz Series, University Theatre, U of Calgary.
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2012, 5:30- 8:30 pm, Duo with Ellen Doty (voice), Fairmont Palliser Lounge, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2012, duo with John Gray (bass), UBU Lounge, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Friday, September 8, 2012, 8 pm, John Gray Trio, One Eleven Lounge, Red Deer, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 8 pm, Ascend 3 Trio, Cliff Bungalow Mission Jazz Series, Calgary, Alberta.
  • August 8-11, 2012, U of S Kenderline Campus Jazz Composer’s Retreat, Saskatchewan.
  • Saturday, July 28, 2012, Ascend 3 Trio, The Belfry Gastro House, 630, 8th AVE SW, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Thursday, July 26, 2012, Solo piano, Cantos Street Sounds Busker Program, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Friday, July 21, 2012, Concert with vocalists Glennis Houston and Rita Di Ghent, National Music Centre, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Thursday, July 12, 2012, Trio with Robin Tufts (drums) and Jason Valleau (bass), Hyatt – All That Jazz Series, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 7:30 pm, CCAE – Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble, Leacock Theatre, MRU, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Tickets are $25 adult, $10 students, Mount Royal University Box Office at 403-440-7770, http://tickets.mtroyal.ca.
  • Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 9 pm, Lethbridge Jazz Festival with Vern Dorge, Rubim de Toledo and Tyler Hornby, Lethbridge, Alberta.
  • Thursday, June 7, 2012 at 5:30 pm, Palliser/Oak Room with Ellen Doty, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 7:30 pm, Western Canada High School, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 2 pm, Voix des Rocheuses, Théatre de la Cité des Rocheuses, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Saturday, June 2, 2012 at 7 pm, Voix des Rocheuses, Théatre de la Cité des Rocheuses, Calgary, Alberta..
  • Saturday, May 26, 2012, Ascend 3 Trio, UBU Lounge/National Jazz Summit, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Wednesday, May 24, 2012, Ascend 3 Trio, Beatniq, Calgary, Alberta
  • April/May, 2012, CATS – THEATRE CALGARY, Max-Bell Theatre, Calgary, Alberta.

  • Thursday, April 1, 2012, Simon Fisk Trio, Hyatt – All That Jazz Series, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Sunday, March 18, 2012, 2pm and 7:30 pm, Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra with guests John Riley and Dick Oatts, Winnipeg Art Gallery, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
  • Wednesday, March 15, 2012, Vaughn Ambrose (Sax), Rubim de Toledo (Bass) & Spencer Cheyne (Drums)., Beatniq, Calgary, Alberta.
  • Saturday, March 10, 2012 at 2 pm, Workshop, Long and McQuade, Lethbridge, Alberta.
  • Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 7:00 PM, Alberta International Band Festival, Faculty Showcase Concert, MRU, Calgary, Alberta. Kodi Hutchinson and I will join the faculty for a special showcase concert. This year the adjudicators are Murray Smith (drummer from Edmonton), Jake Bergevin (trumpet player from Seattle) and Ronald Carter (Saxophone player and head of education division of Jazz at Lincoln center – also teaches at University of Northern Illinois).
  • Saturday, February 18, 2012, 7:00 PM, Calgary Creative Arts Ensemble, Summit Jazz Series, Cantos Foundation/National Music Centre, 134 11th Avenue SE, Calgary, Calgary, AB, http://www.cantos.ca/node/1266, Tickets: $20 adults, $10 students/seniors. *This is an all-ages event. Street parking free after 6pm*.
  • Friday, January 20, 2012, Michelle Grégoire Quartet, Carlson’s on MacCleod, 129 3rd Avenue SW, High River, Alberta, http://www.carlsonsonmacleod.ca/.
  • Friday, January 6, 2012, Carsten Rubeling Octet, BEATNIQ Jazz Club, 811 1st Street SW, Calgary, AB, http://www.beatniq.com/.
  • Saturday, December 31, 2011, New Year’s Eve BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/
  • Saturday, November 26, 2011, 2:00-4:00 PM Prime Time Big Band with guest Bill Watrous Ironwood Stage 1229 – 9th Avenue SE Calgary, AB
  • Friday, November 25, 2011, Alex Goodman Quartet BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/ Alex Goodman – guitar Michelle Gregoire – piano Brendan McElroy – bass Jon McCaslin – drums
  • Friday and Saturday, November 18 and 19, 2011 Tickets: http://www.jazzis.org/store/ Pat LaBarbera Cantos Foundation/National Music Centre Calgary, AB. Pat LaBarbera – saxophone with Michelle Grégoire – piano, Tyler Hornby – drums, Kodi Hutchinson – bass.
  • Saturday, November 5, 2011, Michelle Grégoire BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB
  • Friday, November 4, 2011, Michelle Grégoire Yardbird Suite Edmonton, AB
  • Thursday, November 3, 2011, Michelle Grégoire The Cellar Vancouver, BC http://www.cellarjazz.com/
  • October 27, 28, 2011, 7:30 – 9:30 PM Rubim De Toledo (more info TBA) Cantos Foundation/National Music Centre Calgary, AB http://www.cantos.ca/www.nmc.ca Allsion Lynch – Vocal, Aldo Aguirre – Violin, Mark DeJong – Alto Sax, Jim Brenan – Tenor and Reeds, Michelle Gregoire – Piano, Rubim de Toledo – Bass, Raul Tabera – Percussion, Jon McCaslin – Drums
  • Saturday, October 15,  2011, 9:00 PM Keith O’Rourke Quintet plays the music of Tom Harrell BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/Keith O’Rourke (sax), Johnny Summers (trumpet), Jon McCaslin (drums), Kodi Huthchinson (bass), Michelle Grégoire (piano)
  • Saturday, October 15, 2011, 2:00-4:00 PM Prime Time Big Band Ironwood Stage 1229 – 9th Avenue SE Calgary, AB http://www.ironwoodstage.cahttp://www.primetimebigband.com “Big Band Brunch” at the Ironwood Stage and Grill Doors open at 12:00PM with Brunch starting at Noon The Big Band’s Sound from 2-4 Advance Tickets Recommended – Call 403-269-5581
  • Friday  October 14,  2011, 9:00 PM Keith O’Rourke Quintet plays the music of Tom Harrell BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/Keith O’Rourke (sax), Johnny Summers (trumpet), Jon McCaslin (drums), Kodi Huthchinson (bass), Michelle Grégoire (piano)
  • Thursday, October 13, 9:00 PM Michelle Grégoire BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/ Saturday, October 1, 2011 Michelle Grégoire Bassment Saskatoon, SK http://www.saskatoonjazzsociety.com/ Tyler Hornby (drums), Simon Fisk (bass), Mark DeJong (sax), Chuck McClelland (sax).
  • Saturday, September 24, 2011, 2:15 PM Michelle Grégoire Quintet All-Canadian Jazz Festival Port Hope Port Hope, Ontario http://www.allcanadianjazz.ca/index.html Kirk MacDonald (sax), Kevin Turcotte (trumpet), Ted Warren (drums), Jim Vivian (bass)
  • Saturday, September 17, 2011, 2:00-4:00 PM Prime Time Big Band Ironwood Stage 1229 – 9th Avenue SE Calgary, AB http://www.ironwoodstage.cahttp://www.primetimebigband.com “Big Band Brunch” at the Ironwood Stage and Grill Doors open at 12:00PM with Brunch starting at Noon The Big Band’s Sound from 2-4 Advance Tickets Recommended – Call 403-269-5581
  • Sunday, September  11, 2011, 1- 4 PM Rob Young Quintet Feast of Fields, Rouge Restaurant 1240 8th Avenue SE Calgary, AB http://www.rougecalgary.com/
  • Thursday, August 25, 2011, noon-1:00 PM Cantos Street Sounds Busker Program In front of the Glenbow Museum at Stephen Ave Calgary, AB http://www.cantos.ca/www.nmc.ca
  • August 4 – August 21, 2011 Hairspray at Rainbow Stage featuring George Wendt Winnipeg, Manitoba http://www.rainbowstage.net/tickets/

  • Sunday, July 24, 2011, 3:00 PM Michelle Grégoire Quartet Leo Mol Sculpture Garden Winnipeg, Manitoba Dave Lawton (trumpet), Rob Siwik (drums), Luke Sellick (bass)
  • Thursday, July 14, 2011, 5:00-7:00 PM Mark DeJong Trio Cantos Foundation All That Jazz Series at the Hyatt Hyatt Regency Hotel, Sandstone Lounge 112 8 Avenue Southeast Calgary, Alberta
  • Thursday, July 14, 2011, 5:00-7:00 PM Michelle Grégoire Trio Cantos Foundation All That Jazz Series at the Hyatt Hyatt Regency Hotel, Sandstone Lounge 112 8 Avenue Southeast Calgary, Alberta Jonathan McCaslin (drums), Rubim de Toledo (bass).
  • Saturday, July 9, 2011, 7:30 PM, 7:00 Doors Summit Jazz Series Part Three: Jazz Futures Cantos Music Foundation 134 11th Ave SE Calgary, Alberta $15/10 for Students at the door Click for more informationFacebook Event Page Carsten Rubeling – Trombone, Mark deJong  saxophone, Brent Mah – saxophone, Michelle Grégoire – piano, Rubim de Toledo – bass, Tyler Hornby – drums.
  • Saturday, July 2, 9:00 PM Michelle Grégoire with guests Simon Fisk and Robin Tufts. BEATNIQ Jazz Club 811 1st Street SW Calgary, AB http://www.beatniq.com/ Featuring Simon Fisk on bass and Robin Tufts on drums!
  • Monday, June 27, 2011, 7-10 PM Gerry Hebert Trio Banff Springs Hotel Banff, Alberta
  • Wednesday, June 22, 2011, 5:00-6:30 PM Simon Fisk Trio Hyatt Regency Hotel 112 8 Avenue Southeast Calgary, Alberta
  • Friday, June 10, 2011 Tyler Hornby Quartet Calgary, Alberta Friday, May 6, 2011 Michelle Grégoire Quintet Prairie Scene Festival NAC, 4th stage, Ottawa, Ontario Kik MacDonald (sax), Jim Vivian (bass), Ted Warren (drums), (tptTBA) Featuring the music of Michelle Grégoire http://www.prairiescene.ca/en/events/event.asp?eID=518