2:30pm - Wednesday July 10th
Waterfront TD Main Stage


Free concert from 12pm - 4:30pm

Stingray Rising Star contestant! Every day during Halifax Jazz Festival, listen to music by the shortlisted contestants on the Waterfront Stage. Through a two tiered process of peer assessment and online voting, one individual will receive a $3,000 prize to jumpstart their career. Online voting takes place at www.halifaxjazzfestival.ca/vote until 6:00 p.m. Sunday, July 14th. The winner will be announced later that evening at the Waterfront Stage.


Sam Wilson Quintet Sam Wilson is a young female guitarist, bandleader and creative music writer. Her sound can be described as organic, nostalgic and emotive. Drawing inspiration from her background in Jazz studies and other genres, she writes instrumental music that helps her process the world around her. Sam released her first full length recording titled Groundless Apprehensions with the support of Music Nova Scotia.

Important information regarding Minor's attending the Waterfront Stage:
This show is 19+ / Minors will permitted if accompanied and supervised by a parent or legal guardian and the appropriate documentation provided. For more information click here.