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Discover our contests for free concert tickets in in our weekly email newsletter, JazzScene. Subscribe to JazzScene here to learn about our next giveaway.

We respect your privacy. Unlike many other draws that are scams for building marketing lists, we only collect information required to reach a draw winner: your name and contact info. Only the winner's name is shared with the concert promoter, so they know who to admit to the concert.

Tickets for the draws are generously provided by the artists or concert presenters, as noted in each draw. Please support the artists, presenters, and venues that have supported, by buying their music and attending their ticketed concerts.

Each draw winner is selected randomly by from all eligible entries received by  the specified entry deadline.

Artists and concert promoters: If you would like to increase the visibility of your upcoming event and support's work by donating tickets for a draw please contact the publisher, Brett Delmage. We recommend that you contact us no later than two full weeks before your event, but we may still be able to run a draw on shorter notice.

Win tickets to hear the Simon Denizart Trio at the NAC Back Stage

A lucky donor will win a pair of tickets to hear the Simon Denizart Trio at the NAC Back Stage on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

The trio was chosen as Jazz Discovery of 2016/2017 by Radio-Canada in its Révélation series. They released an album, Beautiful People, in 2016. reporters heard the trio perform standards at Brookstreet Options Jazz Lounge in November and were impressed by their dynamism and group playing. They'll be playing their own material at this show.

The tickets were generously donated by NAC Presents. Find out more information, watch video, and purchase tickets to this show on the NAC website.

All donors in's 2016-17 reader funding campaign are eligible to enter this contest. Not a donor yet? Support's spotlight on the Ottawa jazz scene with your donation here and be eligible to win these and many other tickets.

The deadline to enter the contest to win these tickets is Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 8:30 p.m. To enter, email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your name, email address, phone number where we can reach you, and the correct answer to the skill testing question:

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Won! a ticket to hear the Oliver Jones Trio's Tribute to Oscar Peterson

Congratulations to Charles Buckingham, who won two reserved seats ($300 value!) to hear The Oliver Jones Trio perform A Tribute to Oscar Peterson at the Music & Beyond festival on Monday July 11, at 7:30 p.m. in Dominion Chalmers United Church. The ticket included an  exclusive meet-and -greet post-concert reception with the Trio, which includes food and refreshments.

Thanks to everyone who entered the contest.