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Join us on December 3rd for a night of swing dancing and classic jazz with Alex Pangman and Her Alleycats!

Bytown Swing is thrilled to be hosting Juno-nominated Alex Pangman and Her Alleycats quintet on one of their rare visits to the nation’s capital. We’re sending 2016 off in style in our last dance night of the year, so prepare to have your socks knocked off! Get your early-bird ticket now and stay tuned for details on the goodies we have in store for you!

As always, there will be a beginner-friendly swing dance lesson at 8:30pm – no dance experience or partner required! Just bring a pair of indoor shoes and get ready to have a blast. Even if you don’t dance, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to catch Canada’s Sweetheart of Swing and her vintage tunes starting at 9:30pm. All are welcome!

TICKETS $20 IN ADVANCE / $25 CASH AT THE DOOR

Tickets can be purchased online through Eventbrite, or in person on Friday evenings at the Ottawa Swing Dance Society / Saturday evenings at Bytown Swing.

BUY YOUR TICKET NOW: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/bytown-swing-alex-pangman-her-alleycats-tickets-29288840711

Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/1317664374934399/

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About Alex Pangman:
Although Alex grew up a couple of generations late to have sung with Teddy Wilson, the vibrant young vocalist is proud to be known as Canada’s Sweetheart of Swing.
With pipes aplenty, Juno nominee Pangman possesses the requisite taste, talent and the historical knowledge of an avid record collector to breathe new life into the sturdy standards of the classic jazz era.
A superb song stylist with growing compositional chops, the gifted Toronto scenemaker has built a loyal fanbase amongst jazz listeners and dancers alike through her critically acclaimed work with her stacked Alleycats in the studio, nightclubs and concert halls across Canada including three stellar showcases at the Montreal International Jazz Festival.
Read more: www.alexpangman.com

Musician lineup:
Alex Pangman – vocals/band leader
John Macleod – trumpet
Peter Hill – piano
Chris Banks – double bass
Glenn Anderson – drums

About Bytown Swing:
Bytown Swing is a not-for-profit community group that promotes social swing dancing events in Ottawa. Our organization is run entirely by volunteers who love the dance and want to share it with everyone!
Read more: www.bytownswing.com