HomeGrown Highlight: Lightbox

The Kingston Jazz Society will be highlighting many of the outstanding local acts that will be performing as a part of next Saturday’s HomeGrown Live. The tunes kick off at 3pm at Monte’s. We hope to see you there!


Spotlight on Lightbox

Lightbox plays original music and unique arrangements of jazz standards and lesser-known works. The recently-formed group consists of:

Rich Bannard – drums
Paul Clifford – bass
Cam Schaefer – keyboards
James Wannamaker – saxophones


Lightbox hits the stage at 5pm in the jazz venue of HomeGrown Live on Saturday.

2014 HomeGrown Live Lineup

The Kingston Jazz Society is again proud to be lending a hand to the sixth annual Homegrown Live Music Festival. We will again be hosting a full afternoon and evening of amazing live, local jazz starting at noon!.

HomeGrown Live’s 2014 Jazz Venue is once again at Monte’s!

Be sure to check out their full schedule. The jazz portion will be as follows:

Tir Nan Og (Jazz) 2014

The Tir Nan Og (200 Ontario Street) is Homegrown Live’s venue for Jazz.

3:00 Queen’s University Ensemble
4:00 Lightbox
5:00 Groove Queens
6:00 Chantal Thompson
7:00 Hannah Barstow
8:00 Georgette Fry
9:00 Spencer Evans
10:00 Street52
11:00 Inside Out


This is the sixth year of the Homegrown Live Music Festival, which celebrates area talent for a jam-packed day of music. All musicians graciously donate their time to the event.

As with last year, bracelets are $10, $5 with a donation of food. All proceeds from the day go to Joe’s M.I.L.L. and the Partners in Mission Foodbank. You can read more about the festival here.