Archie Alleyne presents the 7th annual “Syncopation: Life in the key of Black” benefit.

Archie Alleyne

The go-to godfather of Toronto jazz, eminence gris Archie Alleyne ‘s Scholarship Fund events always offer up a stellar cast of performers. This year’s tops all the previous with a line-up spanning the then and now of the evolution of jazz, as Archie might put it.
Arguably the best thing you could do on this particular Sunday afternoon.

Archie Alleyne Scholarship Fund
Presents its 7th Annual Event
"Syncopation: Life in the Key of Black"

Sunday, September 18th, 2011
The Al Green Theatre in the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
750 Spadina Avenue (at Bloor), Toronto

Performers:  Jackie Richardson, Kellylee Evans, Shawne Jackson, Jay Jackson, Shawn Byfield, Janaye Upshaw, Stacie McGregor, Joe Bowden, Ron Johnston, Andrew Scott, Kamil Dewhurst and the Archie Alleyne’s Evolution of Jazz Ensembe

Photo Exhibit: 1:00 pm
Concert: 3:00 pm
Reception immediately following show for VIP ticket holders

VIP tickets: $100
(Includes: reserved show seating near front-of-house, photo exhibit and post-show reception with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, mingling with performers, and 75% charitable donation tax receipt)

General admission tickets: $50
(Includes: access to pre-show photo exhibit and show)

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