Onsale Times

Roy Thomson Hall

Amanda Martinez is a Canadian-based singer/songwriter whose music exultingly blends her unique Mexican and South African roots with flamenco soul.

Amanda is launching her upcoming album Libre this fall as a follow up to her 3 award winning albums. She has previously earned three Latin Jazz Artist of the Year nominations at Canada’s National Jazz Awards and a win at the Toronto Independent Music Awards for Best World Music. Her most recent albums Mañana and Amor have both topped iTunes world music and latin music charts. She will perform selections from her trio of albums and upcoming release on the patio!

Her songs have appeared on four Putumayo world music collections: Bossanova Around the World, La n Dreamland, Cafe La no and most recently Mexico.

Martinez has headlined at the legendary Blue Note Jazz club in New York, at the 2010 FIFA World Cup Festivities in South Africa, and at the 2011 PanAmerican Games in Guadalajara. She also performed in a series of concerts during the 2015 Toronto Pan Am Games, as well as hosting several events.