Congratulations to A.M. Hook, who has won the  draw for a pair of tickets for  the Alice Groves concert on Thursday, November 3 at 7:30 p.m, at the NAC Fourth Stage.

Thanks to for the random number. As always, thanks to all the listeners who entered the draw, and for your ongoing interest and support for and live music in Ottawa-Gatineau. And thanks to Alice Groves for her generous donation of the tickets.

Finally, don't miss our interview with Alice Groves about her music, musicians and this concert.

Singer-songwriter-recording artist Alice Groves is joining forces with some of Ottawa’s finest musical luminaries for an evening of standards, some not-so-standards, and originals for her upcoming concert.

She has generously donated a pair of tickets (a $50 value) to hear her concert on Thursday, November 3 at 7:30 p.m, at the NAC Fourth Stage. The tickets are available to be won by a JazzScene weekly email newsletter subscriber.

Richly versatile in both musicians and repertoire, this concert warmly welcomes everyone who loves music of more than one variety.

To enter this and future draws you must be a subscriber to our free weekly jazz and improvised music newsletter. Subscription detail are below.

This contest is open now, until noon on Tuesday, November 1. To enter, simply email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with your name, email address, and phone number (if possible) and the correct  answer to our skill testing question:

In what country did Alice Groves become interested in and study Arabic culture ?
The answer can be found at

The winner will be notified by email or phone after a random draw shortly after noon on Nov. 1 and will also be listed in an update to this website announcement at If we cannot reach the first draw winner in a reasonable time we will draw again. The winner simply has to identify him or herself at the door of the NAC Fourth Stage to be admitted. Seating is general admission - be sure to arrive early for the best seat.

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Good luck to all participants! And be sure to check out Alice Groves at the NAC Fourth Stage even if you don't win.