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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

 

Mike Fagan – Tuesday Evenings July 24 and 31 (All Genres)

Mike Fagan is a self-taught singer/songwriter and guitarist from Sydney, NS, currently residing in Dartmouth. Getting inspiration from rock and newer Indie and folk music, he has a unique folk/rock style for his originals and cover songs. Some of these inspirations are artists like: Lord Huron, Hey Rosetta!, Matt Mays, Neil Young and Pearljam.

Showtime 7:00 pm No Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

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

July 26 – Lacewood (All Genres)
Aug 2 – No Music
Aug 9 – Daniel Matto (Jazz)
Aug 16 – TBA

 

 

 

 

 

Showtimes 8 pm Cover $5 (Unless Otherwise stated)

 

Friday Night Solo/Duet Series – All Genres


July 20 – Dave Goyetche
July 27 – LATE NIGHT PATIO PARTY with DJ Isaac Haze 9:30 pm
Aug 3 – No Music
Aug 10 – Theo MacIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

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

Saturday Matinee – All Genres

July 21 – No Music
July 28 – Theo MacIntosh
Aug 4 – No Music
Aug 11 – Theo MacIntosh

 

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm No Cover

July 19 – July 25

July 19 – Chapman/Skinner Quartet (Jazz) 8 pm Cover $10

July 20 – Dave Goyetche (All Genres) 7:30 pm No Cover

July 21 – No Music

July 22 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

July 23 – No Music

July 24 – Mike Fagan (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

July 25 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

July 26 – Aug 1

July 26 – Lacewood (All Genres) 8 pm Cover $5

July 27 – Late Night Dance Party with DJ Isaac Haze (Dance) 9:30 pm Cover $5

July 28 – Theo MacIntosh 8:30 pm Cover $5

July 29 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

July 30 – No Music

July 31 – Mike Fagan (All Genres) 7 pm No Cover

Aug 1 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

Aug 2 – Aug 8

Aug 2 – Aug 4 – No Music – Happy Natal Day Weekend!

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

Aug 6 and 7 – No Music

Aug 8 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

 

Aug 9 – Aug 15

Aug 9 – Daniel Matto (Jazz) 8 pm Cover $5

Aug 10 – Theo MacIntosh (All Genres) 7:30 pm No Cover

Aug 11 – Rendezvous Quartet (Jazz/Latin) 8:30 pm Cover $5

Aug 12 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s (Jazz) 5 pm No Cover

Aug 13 and 14 – No Music

Aug 15 – Audition with Theo MacIntosh (All Genres)  7:30 pm No Cover

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