Monday, May 28, 2007
Oscar Peterson and Stacey Kent
Oscar Peterson had to cancel his concert at the Toronto Jazz Festival, next month, because of illness ( The Canadian Press ). The 81 year old pianist will be replaced by Herbie Hancock. The singer Stacey Kent had to cancel a sold-out concert in Bury, England because she was rushed to the hospital ( Bury Free Press ). The reason for her hospital stay is not known.