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Colleen Allen

Colleen Allen

Jazz / Blues / World Toronto, ON, CA  CA
I Could Have Danced All Night
I Could Have Danced All Night
Chase 'N Me
Chase 'N Me
99 Binder Twine
99 Binder Twine
Coronation Street feat: Marc Jordan
Coronation Street feat: Marc Jordan
Dawn Song
Dawn Song

Videos

Young and Fine - Zawinul

Shows

  • Thu

    Mar 5

    Toronto, ON, CA | 7:00pm

    Wild Women (Don’t Get The Blues) – A Powerful 5-Part Cabaret Series at the Paintbox Bistro Date: Thursday, March 5th – Doors open 7pm Show starts 8pm Location: Paintbox Bistro in Regent Park (555 Dundas St. East, Toronto) Reservations: Please Call 647-748-0555 or go to the Paintbox Bistro Website Tickets: $20.00 in Advance and $23.00 at the Door – please go to Wild Women Eventbrite Site After a sold out first run, the second installment of Lorraine Segato’s five-part Wild Women (Don’t Get The Blues) Cabaret series makes its triumphant return to Paintbox Bistro. This unusual and exciting cabaret-style show brings together another group of hugely talented women from Toronto that include Lorraine Segato, Colleen Allen, Shawnee Talbot, Amani, Miku Graham and Michelle Willis. These wonderful performers will in turn celebrate the music and performances of such iconic women trailblazers as Etta James, Ida Cox, Annie Lennox, Janis Joplin and more. Every Cabaret offers a new, passionate experience that showcases a diverse group of local female performers who choose iconic songs that reflect the cabaret’s ever-changing theme. This cabaret’s theme celebrates International Women’s Day, with a reflection of material deemed Sassy, Saucy & Uppity. Included along with the music are elements of spoken word, and theatrical monologue. It will be a raucous, irreverent, and thrilling evening. Segato is currently fulfilling a two-year term as Regent Park’s first honorary Artist-In-Residence, which is sponsored by The Daniels Corporation. Part of her mandate involves finding new ways to enrich, celebrate and draw attention to the developing neighbourhood of Regent Park, while curating cultural activities and events that further the envisioning of an international caliber artist residency program.

  • 2014

    Sep 27

    Toronto, ON, CA | 8:00pm

    The Stray Dog Salon returns to a new venue, the Young Centre, for Soulpepper's Cabaret Series. With Colleen Allen, David Gray and poet/author Anne Michaels. A mongrel mix of music, poetry and theatre! Theme TBA

  • 2014

    Jun 19

    Toronto, ON, CA | 5:00pm

    TD JAZZ FEST Club Series: Gate 403 presents the Kathleen Gorman Group Thursday, June 19th, 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Jazz, Blues,Swinging originals

  • 2013

    Jun 15

    Toronto, ON, CA | 3:00pm

    Colleen Allen Quartet Featuring: Colleen Allen - saxes Larnell Lewis - drums Lucian Gray - guitar George Koller - bass Visit http://www.thepilot.ca/ for more details.

  • 2013

    Mar 2

    Toronto, ON, CA | 8:00pm

    Songs Are Like Tatoos Join us for this tribute to the incomparable Joni Mitchell. Tickets are $25 in advance, $27.50 at the door. This show sells out every year, so I advise you to get tickies sooner than later. Go to http://www.hughsroom.com/ to reserve seats.

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  • Sylvie Perron (Artist)
    Sylvie Perron
    BRAVO! BEAUTIFUL MUSICIANSHIP! BEAUTIFUL VOICE!
  • Paul Amirault (Artist)
    Paul Amirault
    Thanks to Doug below...I heard about you here on RN:) I'm listening to your entire playlist!! Wow...awesome saxes:) Glad to be a new fan of your music!
  • Doug Dickens (Artist)
    Doug Dickens
    This is by far some of the best sax work that i have heard in a long, long time. Not only that but the whole group is magnificent and i plan on spending some well deserved ...
  • valerie cicco (Artist)
    valerie cicco
    I'm trapped !!! beautiful ! thanks for this good music. love from France. val:)
  • Howard Lawrence (Artist)
    Howard Lawrence
    As good as it gets. This is beautiful music with emotional depth and exemplary playing. The supporting players are on their game, but of course it's Colleen who brings it h...
  • Pace Ride (Artist)
    Pace Ride
    You are a true gem!!Very inspiring music!!! Much success on RN and beyond!

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About

Label: Timely Manor

Bio: Colleen Allen is an acclaimed and versatile sax player and multi-instrumentalist. Based in Toronto, she has performed all over Canada, the U.S. and Europe with world class jazz and pop artists, and is one of Canada's most in demand musicians for live concerts and recording sessions. Colleen plays...See Full Bio

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Colleen Allen has a show on 2015-03-05 at 19:00 @ Wild Women (Don't Get The ... in Toronto, ON http://www.reverbnation.com/q/5mzay7 #concert

Press

"Colleen Allen is a wonderful musician; an artist whose strongest aspects of musicianship are those that are most difficult to acquire: emotional honesty, commitment, love of the art and, most important, deep soul."

— Russ Little, jazz artist - trombonist & band leader

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  • Song Plays 380
  • Video Plays 61
  • Total Fans 230
  • ReverbNation Fans 217
  • Widget Impressions 46

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