THE HOME SMITH JAZZ BAR
Where Great Jazz Lives! Toronto is home to some of the most talented jazz musicians in the world, and the charming Home Smith Bar, just off the lobby at the Old Mill Hotel entrance, is widely respected as a live showcase for the leading singers and instrumentalists on the international jazz landscape, entertaining in an intimate atmosphere consistently praised by performers and patrons alike.
In a city rich in jazz – where the best of the best from all over the world are showcased during the annual Toronto Jazz Festival, a musical extravaganza that resonates from outdoor stages, concert halls, and more than 40 jazz clubs and lounges for ten glorious summer days; where later in July, the Beaches International Jazz Festival powers up its annual salute to jazz in all its variations on the streets and outdoor stages throughout the city’s east end; the proud home to JAZZ.FM91, one of North America’s only 24-hour all-jazz radio stations, which provides unceasing support for emerging and established artists on air, in festivals, and in live jazz club performance; and some of the most hallowed concert halls and theatres in the world – The Home Smith Bar at the Old Mill Toronto takes pride in the prominent place it has consistently occupied for the past several years as a year ‘round participant in Toronto’s vibrant jazz community.
The jazziest weekends always begin at The Home Smith Bar where the best performers on the Toronto jazz club scene entertain in the up-close-and-personal warmth of one of the city’s best-loved jazz clubs. From January through December, you’re invited to enjoy a continuous line-up of the leading singers and instrumentalists performing for your jazz-loving pleasure in formats ranging from solo presentations to duos, trios, and quartets…and often, gathering together around the baby grand piano to celebrate with a Jazz Party.
You’re invited to be part of it, this, or any weekend when The Home Smith Bar at the Old Mill Toronto once again becomes one of the most popular jazz clubs in the GTA. It’s guaranteed to get things off to a swinging start!