Media Advisory: Sounds in the City launches today with cool jazz vocals|
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Nathan Phillips Square hosts Sounds in the City, presented by Scotiabank, a
weekly Wednesday lunchtime concert series. Presenting a diverse spectrum of
Canadian music that includes roots, jazz, reggae, Celtic and country rock,
Sounds in the City is complimented by Toronto's famous Farmers' Market,
allowing audiences to shop after taking in the concert. Sounds in the City runs
Wednesdays, July 2 to August 27 from noon to 2 p.m.
The series is kicked off by Canada's Sweetheart of Swing, Alex Pangman and her
Alleycats (July 2). Alex Pangman has cemented her place as one of the country's
best classic jazz vocalists with her sophomore CD Can't Stop Me From Dreaming,
produced by Jeff Healey. She was nominated for two awards at the 2002 National
Jazz Awards and has appeared on numerous television and radio programs. Alex
Pangman has performed at festivals across the country.
Date: Wednesday, July 2
Performance by: Alex Pangman and her Alleycats
Time: Noon to 2 p.m.
Location: Nathan Phillips Square, 100 Queen St. W.
Amber Authier, Event Supervisor, Toronto Special Events, 416-395-7318, or
Heather Kaufman, Event Supervisor, Toronto Special Events, cell: 416-371-7079