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Weekly Entertainment

Once you’ve enjoyed your dinner, stay and take in some of the best live music Halifax has to offer. Each week, Stayner’s presents artists from here and away performing jazz, blues, soul and pop. And Sunday? Ahhhh… Sunday. Jeff Goodspeed hosts a matinee from 5-9 featuring a variety of musicians from Halifax’ thriving Jazz community.

Check our “News & Events” tab for our “Special Events”…there is so much more to our entertainment!

Sunday Matinees – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Heroes (Jazz)

5 pm – 9 pm

JG&F

Join us each Sunday afternoon at 5:00 for a wonderful musical spectrum of tunes and players hosted by Jeff Goodspeed.

Born in Truro, NS, Jeff’s musical education includes Berklee College of Music in Boston, Acadia University and Toronto’s Humber College of Music. He has followed a career as a freelance musician and teacher, spending 3 yrs in the RCMP band and 2 yrs with Roger Whittaker. Jeff has worked with Frank Sinatra, Liza Minnelli, Bob Hope, Rich Little, Shirley MacLaine, Natalie Cole, Aretha Franklin and many others.

While in Toronto for 10 yrs he had the opportunity to perform with The Toronto Symphony Orchestra and The Guido Basso Orchestra, and was in the pit bands for Cats, Crazy For You and other shows. Since returning to NS in ’92 he has been very busy with Jazz Education and leading his own groups. In 1996, he and Dave Staples won the East Coast Music Award for best jazz recording for their CD entitled ‘Eastern Passage’.

He is the founder of the Los Primos cultural exchange between music students in NS and Cuba and has created a professional jazz band with musicians from Havana and Halifax. This group, HavanaFax, won the ECMA for best jazz recording in 2004. Currently, Jeff stays busy as director of the new music arts program at the Waterfront Campus of the NSCC, teaching jazz clinics and playing with the many talented Maritime musicians.

Showtime 5 pm No Cover

 

 

John Cole Porter Trio – Tuesday Evenings June 26 (All Genre’s)

South Shores’ – “John Cole Porter Trio”.
Keys, Bass & Guitar.
3 Voices, Blues, Folk, Soul, R&B & Top 40.
A night on the town never sounded so good!

Showtime 7:00 pm No Cover

 

 

 

Audition with Theo MacIntosh – Wednesday’s  – (All Genre’s)

Audition w/ Theo MacIntosh!
Theo MacIntosh has assisted in getting gigs for many musicians that went on to perform regular solo and band gigs all over HRM.
You could be the next big thing!
Come on down and Audition with Theo.

7:30 pm  No cover

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday Night Groove

June 21 – Halifax Trombone Summit
June 28 – TBA
July 5 – TBA
July 12 – TBA
July 19 – Skinner-Chapman Quartet Cover $10
July 26 – Lacewood

 

 

 

 

Showtimes 8 pm Cover $5 (Unless Otherwise stated)

Friday Night Solo/Duet Series

June 22 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with Dj Dollar 9:30 pm
June 29 – Theo MacIntosh
July 6 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with DJ Isaac Haze 9:30 pm
July 13 – Theo MacIntosh
July 20 – Dave Goyetche
July 27 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with DJ Isaac Haze 9:30 pm

 

 

 

 

Showtime 7:30 pm (Unless otherwise stated), No cover (Unless otherwise stated)

Saturday Matinee – All Genre’s

June 23 – John Campbelljohn
June 30 – Theo MacIntosh
July 7 – TBA
July 14 – Theo MacIntosh
July 21 – TBA
July 28 – Theo MacIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm No Cover

June 21 – June 27

June 21 – Halifax Trombone Summit (Jazz) 8 pm Cover $5

June 22 – Late Night Dance Party with Dj Dollar (Dance) 9:30 pm Cover $5

June 23 – Rasta Gumbo (Reggae/R&B) 9 pm Cover $10

June 24 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

June 25 – No Music

June 26 – John Cole Porter Trio (All Genre’s) 7 pm No Cover

June 27 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genre’s)  7:30 pm No Cover

June 28 – July 4

June 28 – TBA (Jazz) 8 pm Cover $5

June 29 – Theo MacIntosh (All genre’s) 7:30 pm No Cover

June 30 – No Music

July 1 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

July 2 – Back Alley Big Band (Jazz) 8 pm

July 3 – TBA (All Genre’s) 7 pm No Cover

July 4 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genre’s)  7:30 pm No Cover

July 5 – July 11

July 5 – TBA (Jazz) 8 pm Cover $5

July 6 – Dave Goyetche (All genre’s) 7:30 pm No Cover

July 7 – TBA 8:30 pm Cover $5

July 8 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

July 9 – No Music

July 10 – Daniel MacNeil (Latin/Flamenco) 7 pm No Cover

July 11 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genre’s)  7:30 pm No Cover

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