Alison Hitchcock is an up-and-coming upright and electric jazz bassist in Toronto currently finishing her final year at York University’s undergraduate music program. At York, she is currently studying with renowned bassist Artie Roth, as well as working with several other prominent jazz artists such as Kevin Turcotte, Lorne Lofsky, and Kelly Jefferson. She is now an active member of the downtown Toronto busking scene both as a bandleader, and a side musician in several small ensembles.