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Event Archive - TD Victoria International JazzFest: Alex Pangman

Tue. June 25th 2019 Victoria Event Centre (No Minors)
9:30 PM - 11:30 PM doors at 8:30 PM
$29.00 (plus service charges if purchased through RMTS)
“She roars through a repertoire of vintage swing and blues, possessed by the coltish spirit of a young Mildred Bailey.” – Montreal Gazette

Dubbed “Canada’s sweetheart of swing,” Justin Time recording artist Alex Pangman channels everyone from Kay Starr to the young Ella Fitzgerald. Pangman, a musical time machine who presents classics from the Great American Songbook with all the vivacity you could ever want, has collaborated with Bucky Pizzarelli, Denzal Sinclaire and Ron Sexsmith. This charismatic, multiple JUNO Award nominee continues to sing despite having endured two double lung transplants. She played TD JazzFest 2015, and returns to Victoria in a live performance that is perfect for swing dancers.

Thanks to Canada Council for the Arts

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Alex Pangman

This Toronto-based jazz chanteuse has built up an amazing fan base by exploring the songs and ballads of the early and classic jazz era. Sometimes referred to as “Canada’s Sweetheart of Swing,” Pangman is a wonderfully gifted stylist with an uncanny affinity for all those melodic, lushly romantic songs that were written decades before she was... more info