The Night Is Cold But the Music’s Hot

    Alex Pangman photo credit V. LionsThursday, December 12, 2019
    Concert: 1:00 - 2:30 pm   
    Reception: 2:30 - 3:30 pm

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    A Swing Era Concert & Dance in Celebration of Chanukah
    Featuring Alex Pangman and Her Alleycats

    Enjoy hot jazz vocals from the 1930s and dance the afternoon away at our concert held in celebration of Chanukah. Known as Canada's Sweetheart of Swing, Alex Pangman captivates with her vibrant vocals and infectious charm, and is joined by Glenn Anderson (drums), Chris Banks (bass), Peter Hill (piano), and John Macleod (cornet).

    Admission: $18.00
    Al Green Theatre

    A unique and powerful songstress on the Canadian jazz scene, Alex Pangman has an unerring take on classic-era jazz, making music of the past captivatingly present through her infectious charm and sincerity. Whilst clearly influenced by artists such as Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, she has a voice unequivocally her own. Respectfully called “Canada’s sweetheart of swing”, and now on Justin Time Records, she is also a double lung transplant recipient. With the help of her group The Alleycats, who also inhabit the 1930s style, Pangman has performed everywhere from main stages at Montreal Jazz Festival, Massey Hall in Toronto, and Rochester International Festival, to Edinburgh’s Fringe Festival. In 2016, Pangman was nominated for a vocal jazz JUNO award.  Her sidemen include John Macleod (JUNO nominee, Boss Brass) on cornet, Peter Hill piano, Glenn Anderson Drums, and Chris Banks on bass.


    Contact & Info

    750 Spadina Ave. (at Bloor), Toronto, Ontario M5S 2J2

    Phone: 416.924.6211
    Fax: 416.924.0422

    Charitable Registration Number:
    140344243 RR0001