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December At Hermann’s Click on any of the coloured links below to see more information and bios ~ Give the gift of music! Gift certificates are available in any denomination from the bar and can be redeemed for both for tickets (w/ advance registration) and in the Club.    Matinees All-ages, family friendly, wheelchair accessible - we always are. Matinees Read more
NOVEMBER AT HERMANN'S LEARN Tuesdays -  Cafe Scientifique and Cafe Historique - University Lectures for Everyone Nov. 6th - The Extraordinary Life and Legacy of Indigenous Rights Activist James Teit Nov. 12th -  Frank van Veggel: The Rare Earth: Why we can't live without them  Nov.19th - Olav Krigolson: Using Mobile Neuroscience Technology to Improve Brain Health  Doors at 5pm, Read more
The Jazz On View Society presents September at Hermann’s Jazz Club! Still riding high on the enthusiasm of assuming the lease July 15th - the Jazz On View Society looks forward to a fantastic fall. Days get shorter, the evenings cooler and friends return to cozy in for good evenings and great shows. There is a lot to share this Read more
Thanks to your generous outpouring of support we have saved Hermann’s Jazz Club! Arts On View Society (Jazz on View) is now finalizing hundreds of details to begin operating Hermann’s and the View Street Social Club next door, with a five-year lease, and on solid financial ground. We are working hard to have the five-year lease signed, equipment upgraded, improvements Read more
HERMANN’S PATRONS Become a Hermann’s Patron and keep Hermann’s Jazz Club alive!   Introduction: The Jazz on View Society is pleased to offer the following opportunities to support Hermann’s and in return enjoy quality shows as well as other perks. Your donation will help the Society meet its goal of raising $75,000 to preserve Hermann’s Jazz Club, carry on Hermann’s Read more
Art for Jazz on View contributes $5,800.00 The Art for Jazz on View team of Heather Atkinson and Margaret Hantiuk raised $5,800 when they held the art show and auction in support of Jazz in Victoria back in December of 2017. Since the purchase of Hermann's was not happening at that time, the funds were held to see where they Read more
CHEK TV produced a great news story about the campaign. Take a moment and watch this coverage. Thank you for your support! Read more
March 5th Update Thank you for your support -- and your patience. It’s been over a year since the Jazz on View Society updated you on our efforts to save Hermann’s Jazz Club. We will now update you every few months regarding new developments. While we regret the delay in moving forward, it was necessary to temporarily step back while Read more
For Immediate Release: March 5, 2019 JAZZ ON VIEW SOCIETY SIGNS 5-YEAR OFFER TO LEASE & OPERATE HERMANN’S   The Jazz on View Society is pleased to announce it has reached a signed offer to lease and operate Hermann’s Jazz Club for the next five years, contingent on raising $75,000 for improvements and a deposit on the lease. The lease Read more
Our Vision: A Performing Arts Centre on View Street Hermann’s Jazz Club opened in 1985. Today, it is the longest continuously-operating jazz club in Canada -- and internationally acclaimed. Sadly, founder Hermann Nieweler passed away on June 10, 2015, but the club lives on and Arts on View wants to keep it thriving. The Jazz on View Society was founded Read more
YOU are Invited to ~ ART ON VIEW FOR JAZZ 5 day Silent ART Auction to benefit Local Hermann’s JAZZ musicians at Martin Batchelor Gallery 712 Cormorant St. /250-385-7919 Wed, Dec. 27 --to-- Sun, Dec.31 Open afternoons 1—5 OPENING PARTY ~~Wed. afternoon Lots of ART ~ Refreshments and Live music every afternoon Come down and support live JAZZ  in Victoria—last Read more
We are delighted to be holding an Art Auction at the Martin Batchelor Gallery from December 27th to 31st. Watch for more details. Read more