PEEKSKILL, N.Y. -- Peekskill resident Alexis Cole will be at the Jacob Burns Film Center as part of its annual series, “Jazz Sessions: The Greats on Camera.”
Cole will be part of the June 13 screening of the film “Anita O’Day: The Life of a Jazz Singer” She will join Westchester County’s Thomas Staudter, who has written about music for over 30 years, for a Q&A session following the screening.
Cole is the recipient of a Swing Journal Gold Disk award, and has won the NY Jazzmobile and Montreux Jazz Festival vocal competitions. She records for Motéma Music in the United States and Venus Records in Japan. Cole has also performed at the Kennedy Center and been a featured soloist at Avery Fisher Hall with the NY Philharmonic Brass.
The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the Jacob Burns Film Center in Pleasantville. Tickets are $10 for members and $15 for non-members.
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