Renée Yoxon


Toronto Workshop + Show: March 12

Next month I am coming to Toronto for a big day! On March 12 I’ll being doing a vocal jazz masterclass AND a performance at the 120 Diner. Woo! We already have a few amazing singers signed up for the class but for those of you who have never been to a masterclass before I […]

performing #Originals on Periscope

If you know me, you know I have a soft spot for new technology and mew forms of media (live broadcasts! vlogging! streaming! hooray!) so it should come as no surprise that I have embraced Periscope whole-heartedly. If you don’t already follow me on Periscope, today is a good day to start because today, Periscope […]

sunday jazz brunch at la bastringue

Hey friends! Over the next two months Marie-Claire Durand and I will be bringing alternating Sunday solo concerts to La Bastringue in Petite Patrie, Montreal. Marie-Claire Durand is active as a pianist, vocalist, composer, as well as arranger and teacher. Her latest album, Peu de mots, is a dreamy and crystalline work, at once strong and fragile. […]

two shows in montreal this week

Hello friends! I am doing two performances in Montreal this week, one with a huge ensemble of singers, and one with a very small one. I’m very excited about both shows so if you’re in Montreal this week I would love if you would join me. Details are below: Cole Porter: Rearranged – Night and […]

upcoming concert dates

Hello friends! Just popping in to let you know that I’m playing in Pointe-Claire four times in the next two weeks and you’re invited! Also in February I’m playing a solo set to open for Marie-Claire Durand, a fabulous singer/songwriter/pianist. And I know it’s a bit early to be announcing this but in June I’ll […]

renée yoxon at the artistic showcase hosted by brandon wint

Brandon Wint hosts a monthly artistic showcase at Pressed in Ottawa. I’m honoured to have been asked to participate and will be performing a solo set alongside a collection of diverse, warm-hearted, powerful and expressive human beings. Brandon has this to say: In March, The Artistic Showcase reached magical, transcendent heights. In April, we will stretch […]

upcoming ottawa events! tonight: dave cooper’s eddy table, tomorrow: jazz on the lake

Tonight: dave cooper’s Eddy Table and Other Misbehavers An exhibition of drawings from gobs of looming blockbusters! With a number of animated projects in the works, the timing is ripe for an Animation Festival-affiliated exhibition of drawings and prints that celebrate the imagination of Dave Cooper! This year Dave’s Nickelodeon short, PIGGOATBANANAMANTIS is in competition […]

i’m playing at upstairs in montreal tomorrow night!

This is a quick reminder that François and I will be playing at Upstairs Jazz Bar & Grill in Montreal tomorrow night. We will be joined by bassist Olivier Babaz. There will be sets at 8:30pm ($15), 10:15pm ($10), and midnight (free). Upstairs is located at 1254 rue Mackay. Details about accessibility can be found […]

check out my new and improved events calendar!

In the few days I’ve been back, I’ve been working tirelessly into the night to get a new and improved events calendar ready to be published, and it’s finally here! Here are some features of the new calendar: The default view is calendar view as seen above, but you can change to list view or […]

join me and my gentlemen friends at festival jazz desjardins

This Thursday my Gentlemen Friends and I will be playing at Festival Jazz Desjardins 2013 in Parc de L’Imaginaire. In case you didn’t know, Renée Yoxon and her Gentlemen Friends is the name of my fabulous swing dance band. We have been playing together for a couple of years, mostly at swing dance events. This […]