As the esteemed jazz bible DOWNBEAT MAGAZINE said about Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley “it’s a rare and good thing when two talented performers join forces.” Diana Braithwaite and Chris Whiteley have performed to tens of thousands over their vast careers and audiences, critics and jazz and blues lovers all over North America and Europe seem to agree.



Stories of the Underground Railroad
Diana & Chris launch new premiere full-length musical production of
Stories of the Underground Railroad – February 2018 at:

  • Richmond Hill Performing Arts Centre
  • Fergus Grand Theatre
  • Oakville Performing Arts Centre

With special guest jazz pianist John Sheard – former musical director from CBC’s Vinyl Café-

West Coast Tour planned for March 2018!


Nominated ~ Best Female Vocalist ~ Maple Blues Awards

Winner ~ of Canada Council’s Musical Composer’s  Award

Winner of Canada’s SOCAN Best Songwriters Award

Winner ~ Jazz Report ~ Album of the year

Winner ~ 7 Time Best Horn Player of the Year Winner

Maple Blues Awards ~ Canada

Winner of The African ~ American Women in The Arts Award ~ Chicago, Illinois USA

Winner of The Golden Sheaf Award ~ Soundtrack

Best Original Songs for feature-length movie ~ Canada

Winner of The Cable Ace Award- feature film ~ Los Angeles, USA

Gemini Award Winner ~ Canada

Past Events

Le Passage Blues & Jazz Festival, France
Massey Hall, Toronto Canada
Bernie Grant Arts Centre, London, England
Monaghan Blues & Jazz Festival, Ireland
Great British Blues & Jazz Festival, Colne, UK
Midland Performing Arts Centre- Canada
Edinburgh Festival, Scotland
Downtown Jazz Festival, Toronto, Canada
Beaches Jazz Festival – Toronto
Place des Arts, Montréal
Jubilee Auditorium, Calgary
Stage Door Festival, Netherlands
Maryport Festival, United Kingdom
Saturday Night Live – Chris Whiteley
Montreal Jazz Festival – Chris Whiteley
Hudson River Blues Festival, New York City
Amazing Things Arts Center, Framingham Mass.
Fergus Grand Theatre – Canada
Tinner Hill Blues Festival, Falls Church Virginia
Yardbird Suite – Alberta
Poconos Festival, Poconos, US
Chicago Blues Festival, Chicago, Illinois
Black National Theatre Festival, North Carolina
Theresa’s Lounge, Chicago
Hornby Island Music Festival
Nanaimo Blues Festival, BC
Maple Blues Awards Gala, Toronto
Barrie Blues Festival, Barrie, Ontario
Grand Forks Art Gallery, Grand Forks
The Roxy Theatre, Gabriola Island
Brigantine Room, Harbourfront, ON
Wasaga Beach Blues Festival, ON
Jamaica School of Drama, Jamaica, WI
Toronto Star Jazz & Blues Festival, CNE
The Drum Arts Centre, Birmingham, UK
The Peepul Art Centre, Leicester, UK
The Roxy, Los Angeles
Philadelphia Folk Festival
BlueBird Cafe, Nashville


Agent & Management requests:

The BoboLink Agency, Robert Missen

Mike Hellier – Movinmusic Agency

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