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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!

 

Stayner’s Wharf Open Song Showcase with host Theo MacIntosh Wednesday’s  – (Adult Contemporary)

14462868_10154398264085428_4357825835521344991_nAn open mic with a twist, we are looking for players who wish to showcase their own songs and talent. A night where you can join us with your “rehearsed and prepared” act live on the Stayner’s Showcase stage. Short sets will be held so that everyone gets an opportunity to share their musical talents and original material. This is not your father’s open mic.

Playing starts at 8 pm  No cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday Jazz

Aug 24 – Three O’Cubano feat. Alison Enriquez
Aug 31 – TBA
Sept 7 – TBA
Sept 14 – TBA
Sept 21 – Barbra Lica $15 Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

Showtimes 8:30 pm Cover $5 (Unless Otherwise stated)

Friday Night Solo/Duet Series

Aug 25 – Mike Biggar
Sept 1 – No Music
Sept 8 – Tyler Mullendore
Sept 15 – Theo MacIntosh
Sept 22 – TBA

 

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 8:30 pm, No cover (Unless otherwise stated)

 Saturday Matinee – All Genre’s

Aug 19 – No Matinee
Aug 26 – No Matinee
Sept 2 – No Matinee
Sept 9 – TBA
Sept 16 – Theo MacIntosh
Sept 23 – Tyler Mullendore

 

 

 

 

 

Showtime 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm No Cover

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

 

 

Aug 17 – Aug 23

Aug 17 – The Riot Squad (Jazz) 8:30 pm Cover $5

Aug 18 – Patrick Drake (All genre’s) 8:30 pm  No Cover

Aug 19 – The Funk Family (R&B/Dance/Funk) 9:00 pm Cover $5

Aug 20 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s  (Jazz)  5 pm No Cover

Aug 21 and Aug 22 – No Music No Cover

Aug 23 – Stayner’s Wharf Open Song Showcase (Adult Contemporary) – 8 pm No Cover

Aug 24 – Aug 30

Aug 24 –Three O’Cubano feat Alison Enriquez (Jazz) 8:30 pm Cover $5

Aug 25 – Mike Biggar (All genre’s) 8:30 pm  No Cover

Aug 26 – TBA 9:00 pm Cover $5

Aug 27 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s  (Jazz)  5 pm No Cover

Aug 28 and Aug 29 – No Music No Cover

Aug 30 – Stayner’s Wharf Open Song Showcase (Adult Contemporary) – 8 pm No Cover

Aug 31 – Sept 6

Aug 31 –TBA (Jazz) 8:30 pm Cover $5

Sept 1 – No Music No Cover

Sept 2 – No Music No Cover

Sept 3 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s  (Jazz)  5 pm No Cover

Sept 4 and Sept 5 – No Music No Cover

Sept 6 – Stayner’s Wharf Open Song Showcase (Adult Contemporary) – 8 pm No Cover

Sept 7 – Sept 13

Sept 7 – TBA (Jazz) 8:30 pm Cover $5

Sept 8 – Tyler Mullendore (All genre’s) 8:30 pm No Cover

Sept 9 – Natural Talent (Soul/R&B) 9:00 pm Cover $5

Sept 10 – Jeff Goodspeed’s Ultimate Band of Super Hero’s  (Jazz)  5 pm No Cover

Sept 11 and Sept 12 – No Music No Cover

Sept 13 – Stayner’s Wharf Open Song Showcase (Adult Contemporary) – 8 pm No Cover

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