TD Toronto Jazz Festival
TD Toronto Jazz Festival – June 18th – June 29th, 2015
From June 18th to June 29th, Metalworks Production Group will be onsite to provide professional sound, lighting and staging at the world-renowned TD Toronto Jazz Festival. This is not solely a festival for the music lovers, but a landmark event that attracts jazz celebrities from all over the world. In the past 28 years of the Toronto Jazz Festival existing, it has presented over 30,000 artists, 85% of which have been Canadian, as well as having welcomed over ten million festival goers.
Our team will be responsible for setting up venues at the Shops at Don Mills as well as two set ups in Nathan Philips Square. We will be setting up an SL100 at Shops at Don Mills. The main PA is an Adamson Metrix PA speaker cabinet, with AVID SC48 audio consoles for front of house and monitors. Monitors are Clair Brothers 12AM. Our team will also be setting up six bars of LEDs with a Jands lighting console.
For the main tent at Nathan Phillips Square, we will use an AVID sound console for monitors and front of house. The main PA consists of L-Acoustics DvDosc cabinets, Kiva cabinets and SB28 subwoofers. Monitors are L-Acoustic HIQ 115s and MTD, as well as Sennheiser G3 IEMs. Side fills are L-Acoustic Arcs with SB118 subwoofers. For lighting our team is setting up a Champsys Magic Q lighting console with Martin Mac 301/700s and S4 Lekos. For video we will use two 6×8 screens with Sony D35 WS cameras.
At the Stageline 250 Stage we are setting up in Nathan Phillips Square, we will use AVID SC48 audio consoles for monitors and front of house. L-Acoustic DvDosc SB218 subwoofer will be used for the main PA. For lighting we are using L-Acoustic Arc side fill cabinets and monitors are Electro Voice XW12s wedges. Six bars of LEDs will be used with a Jands lighting console.
There will be many different events in different locations across the city, most of the events being free admission. Performances will include: George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, Dumpstaphunk, Morris Day & The Time, Tower of Power, Al Jarreau, Kurt Elling and so many more!