2022 Juno Awards: Two Orange Grove Clients Win!


We’re thrilled that two of our clients went home with Juno Awards last night!

A big congrats to Avataar (Jazz Album of the Year – Group) and Will Bonness (Jazz Album of the Year – Solo.)

We’re very pleased to have represented 7 Juno nominated artists this year. It was a truly great year for jazz in Canada.

Congrats to all the nominees!

Montreal Jazz Trio: ECMA Winner!

Orange Grove Publicity would like to congratulate the Montreal Jazz Trio on winning the 2022 East Coast Music Award for Jazz Recording of the Year! It was a real pleasure working with them on their excellent new release.

Way to go Steve, Adrian, and Jim!

Juno Awards: Seven Orange Grove Clients Nominated!

A huge congratulations to all of the Juno nominees this year! We at Orange Grove Publicity are very proud to have worked on seven releases that are up for awards this year:

Vocal Jazz Album of the Year

Amanda Tosoff: Earth Voices

Alex Bird: You Are The Light and The Way

Jazz Album of the Year: Solo

Will Bonness: Change of Plans

Jesse Ryan: Bridges

Jon Gordon: Stranger Than Fiction

Jazz Album of the Year: Group

Dave Restivo Trio: Arancina

Avataar: Worldview

For more info, click here!

East Coast Music Awards 2022

A huge congrats to Beth McKenna and the Montreal Jazz Trio on their East Coast Music Award nominations!

Both McKenna (a saxophonist originally from Nova Scotia) and the Montreal Jazz Trio (lead by the NS raised pianist Steve Amirault) released fantastic records in 2021, and we at Orange Grove Publicity are very happy to have been involved in their promotion.

For more details on the awards, click here!

Montreal Jazz Trio featured in WBGO’s Fall Preview!

Thanks to Sarah Geledi for including Montreal Jazz Trio’s debut album in WBGO’s Fall Preview 2021!

“It’s Montreal jazz at the highest level.”

Read the entire piece here.

Montreal Jazz Trio will be released on Friday, October 15th on ODD SOUND.

Joel Frahm’s ‘The Bright Side’ featured on Fresh Air and in Downbeat Magazine!

Joel Frahm’s brilliant new trio album ‘The Bright Side’ continues to make waves! A big thanks to Kevin Whitehead at NPR and Brian Morton at Downbeat for their kind words!

You can listen to Kevin’s piece for Fresh Air here.

Brian Morton’s review is featured in the October 2021 issue of Downbeat.
…the trio plays as a unit, with absolute confidence… He called a previous album We Used To Dance. These guys still do.”

Joel Miller Wins ECMA!

Congrats to saxophonist and composer Joel Miller, whose brilliant album Unstoppable was awarded the 2021 East Coast Music Award for Jazz Recording of the Year! It was a real pleasure working on this record with Joel, and we’re so pleased to see it recognized by the ECMA. Cheers Joel!

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