Information Hotline: 1-905-471-JAZZ (5299)

Artist Submissions

Artist Submissions 2018-04-19T23:01:22+00:00

Artist Submissions for 2018 are now closed!


Musicians interested in being considered for the festival are asked to either submit a link to an EPK or to send a CD and bio AFTER November 1, 2017.

Submissions will be accepted until February 28, 2018.  

Please note that Markham is a small festival that in 2017 programmed 25 performers over 3 days.

We promise to review every submission, but we do not have the staff to follow up with every artist who submits.

If we are interested in programming your group WE WILL CONTACT YOU.

Attention:  Artistic Director
TD Markham Jazz Festival
4261 A-14  Hwy #7, Suite 281
Unionville, ON
L3R 9W6

Please note that all submissions must include:

  • cover letter
  • current bio
  • recently produced CD
  • contact information

Electronic press kits may also be submitted by email to
EPK’s must include contact information.

Please note that Markham is a small volunteer run jazz festival and we cannot respond to artists/agents checking in on the status of their submission. Artists from outside Ontario wishing to perform should be aware that we generally do not pay travel expenses and we’d likely need you to have some kind of tour support before we could consider you.