Christ Church Deer Park is on Yonge at Heath (NW corner) - a 5-minute walknorth of the St Clair subway. Street parking on Yonge, Heath. Municipal Parking off Heath is directly across from the church - click the pic above for link to interactive map ».
Sunday Services at CCDP here »
Other music events at CCDP here »
Archive of Past Jazz Vespers here »
- For those who would ask, "Why bother doing this?" (admittedly myself included at first), the answer will be clear as day by the end of the album: these men truly love this music and very much want to communicate that love to others, and they make that point with every single note they play.
A tribute to Oscar (Emmanuel) Peterson at the 2008 National Jazz Awards in Toronto. Song "Emmanuel" is written by Robi Botos
larger YouTube here »
JAZZ VESPERS - great music
with some of Canada's finest jazz musicians !
On scheduled Sundays at 4:30 pm, enjoy Jazz Vespers at Christ Church Deer Park. This evening service of music, a reflective reading, prayers for our city and the world, and a jazzy congregational hymn! It is one of our most popular services - with wonderful music, and with some of the finest jazz artists in Canada, coming to CCDP.
Jazz Vespers 2013
Element Choir, New York at Christ Church Deer Park
when you’re working with a 70-plus person improvising choir, you need a huge freaking organ. At least that’s part of the explanation for why a good chunk of Toronto’s avant-jazz fan base have made their way to Christ Church Deer Park near Yonge and St. Clair... see music review in Eye Weekly here »
Christ Church Deer Park
1570 Yonge Street Toronto, ON M4T 1Z8
2 blocks north of St. Clair / NW corner of Yonge & Heath