Singer Amy McConnell, trumpeter William Sperandei and pianist Mark Kieswetter.
The Home Smith Bar at the Old Mill Inn & Spa
21 Old Mill Road, Toronto, Ontario, M8X 1G5 Canada
Palais Royale and Jaymz Bee Presents:
JAZZ GOES TO THE MOVIES
A night of swing music featuring “THE HOLLYWOOD NORTH STARLIGHT ORCHESTRA” under the musical direction of Anthony Terpstra, hosted by Jaymz Bee.
Dance all night long… come for a quick swing dance (lindy hop) lesson at 8:30…free with admission! Anthony Terpstra and the orchestra will be joined by musical guests Sam Broverman, Colin Hunter, Pam Hyatt, Amy McConnell, Chris Norton, Barbra Lica & The Sparklettes!
THIS IS A BENEFIT CONCERT AND DANCE FOR UNISON BENEVOLENT FUND. www.unisonfund.ca
Tickets $40.00 in advance $50.00 at the door. (Doors open at 7PM.)
AT PALAIS ROYALE BALLROOM – 1601 LAKE SHORE BLVD W. 416-533-3553 X 22
19+ EVENT • FREE PARKING • WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE
If you don’t know about the Unison Benevolent Fund for musicians, check out this article in today’s Sun. JAZZ.FM91 radio personality Jaymz Bee is holding a benefit for the fund at the Palais Royale on Thursday, Sep 12th, featuring a swinging big band featuring Barbra Lica, Pam Hyatt, Don Francks, Sam Broverman, Colin Hunter, Chris Norton and Amy McConnell. A great cause and a great time, come on out!
Friday, August 9th, 2013 @ 8:30PM, JAZZ.FM91 presents an evening of French Jazz featuring Amy McConnell & Lyne Tremblay, with Mark Kieswetter on piano, Jesse Barskdale on guitar, Drew Jurecka on violin, Fabrice Sicco on accordion, Ross MacIntyre on bass and Ernesto Cervini on drums.
We will be performing the songs of Michel Legrand, Edith Piaf, Jacques Brel, Django Reinhardt, Josephine Baker and more.
This performance is part of the first annual JAZZ.FM91 World Music Festival – with 5 concerts running from Tuesday, August 6, 2013 to Saturday, August 10, 2013 at Hugh’s Room. The festival showcases jazz fusion from around the world featuring an eclectic mix of international and local jazz artists.
Tickets are $39.50 each or $99.50 3 Show Pass. Call Hugh’s Room at (416) 531-6604 or go to http://hughsroom.com/2013/06/jazz-fm91-world-music-festival-france/
Sorry to everyone who didn’t get tickets, but we will be mounting this show again. Join our mailing list and we’ll let you know.
Listen to full interview.
“From Paris with Love” is part of the first annual JAZZ.FM91’s World Music Festival and features different world music every night. The festival takes place at Hugh’s Room and goes from Tuesday, August 6th to Saturday, August 10th. “From Paris with Love” is on Friday, August 9th. It features vocalists Amy McConnell & Lyne Tremblay singing the music of Piaf, Brel, Trenet, Legrand and many more. The band features Mark Kieswetter on piano, Jesse Barksdale on guitar, Drew Jurecka on violin, Fabrice Sicco on accordion, Ross MacIntyre on bass and Ernesto Cervini on drums.