A native of Hamilton Ontario, Diane Panton has progressively become one of the brightest stars on the jazz scene. She is widely known for the purity and lightness of her voice, her choice of exceptional songs, the intensity and emotion she brings to her songs and her romantic and soft interpretations. Her first album came out in 2005 followed by 9 others. Many of her albums have been internationally acclaimed, including a Juno in 2015 for the Best Canadian Jazz album, many nominations in the same category and nominations in Japan. According to the host of the CBC Radio show Tonic, Diana is one of the five best Canadian jazz singers. She studied in Paris and holds a master in French Literature. You will find in her French repertoire for the evening, some well known songs such as Tu sais que je vais t’aimer.