Event: LIVEstream.LOVEJAZZ Series #29 with Amanda Tosoff
Date: June 26, 2020
Venue: This event will be livestreamed
Start time: 7:00 PM
End time: 8:00 PM
Join us on Friday evening, June 26, 2020 at 7:00 pm for another edition of our LIVEstream.LOVE.JAZZ.Series with our special guest artist, Amanda Tosoff.
Enjoy this live streamed performance with our compliments. Donations in support of our Festival and our artists are gratefully accepted. Follow the link to our PayPal Giving Fund Charity Page: https://www.paypal.com/ca/fundraiser/charity/3956091
About Amanda Tosoff:
Amanda Tosoff is a B.C.-raised Toronto-based pianist, composer, and bandleader, with five albums to her credit. Along her fascinating career path, Amanda has performed with such internationally recognized artists as Ingrid Jensen, Emilie-Claire Barlow, Phil Dwyer, Christine Jensen, Brad Turner, Kelly Jefferson, and Jodi Proznick. She has also opened for jazz legends Bobby Hutcherson, Renee Rosnes, Oliver Jones, and Brazilian singer Luciana Souza, and her groups have recorded for CBC Radio programs Hot Air, Tonic, Jazz Beat, and Espace Musique’s series, Portraits Jazz.
Tosoff has earned critical kudos, the respect of her peers, and such prestigious awards as the CBC Galaxie Rising Star Award at the 2007 Vancouver International Jazz Festival and the General Motors Grand Prix de Jazz at the 2009 Montréal Jazz Festival. In 2010, her quartet was awarded a full scholarship to attend the Banff Centre Winter Workshop, and in 2011 Tosoff received a Canada Council grant to live and study in New York City. Most recently, she was awarded a graduating scholarship – given out to promising graduatesÂ – after completing her Master’s degree from the University of Toronto.
Visit Amanda’s Website: www.amandatosoff.com