Help a Stingray Rising Star win $3,000! 
The 2017 TD Halifax Jazz Festival is proud to partner with leading business-to-business multi-platform music provider, Stingray Music, to present the Stingray Rising Star program again at this year's festival. The Stingray Rising Star program offers cash awards and showcase opportunities to emerging Canadian artists. The Stingray Rising Star finalists will perform on the Waterfront Main Stage (Lower Water Street & Salter Street) every afternoon at 2:30 pm, July 12-16.

This year's nominees are: 
Quinn Bachand's Brichen, Only a Visitor, Allison Au, Melissa Lauren, and the Parker Abbott Trio

Special congratulations to Rachel Therrien for winning the Rising Star prize at Halifax Jazz Festival 2016.