7:30pm | Beginner Swing Dance Lesson with Jason Fenton
8:30pm | Live Music & Dancing
Beginners are warmly welcomed. No partner necessary.
$20-15 at the door, $10 with student ID.
One Straw Revolution plays the standards from the Swing era, popular retro jazz and dance music from the mid century. One Straw Revolution recalls the sounds and swing of the Big Bands, 18 or more musicians blowing like crazy….
The band’s hot rhythm section with a stand up bass, and three fine soloists (2 guitars and a trombone) and a vocalist brings the old tunes to life in the here and now on the dance floor. The Band is: Bobby MacVeety, guitar & vocals | Roger Suters, bass | Jon Suters, guitar | Grisha Alexiev, percussion | Peter McEachern, trombone.
This is one of the Berkshire’s best events. Dewey hall is a warm and beautiful listening room. The great live music from the Berkshire’s best dance bands, the dancing, and fun and friendly crowd leaves everyone smiling. Refreshments available.
This event is part of our Second Saturday Swing series at Dewey Hall. Every month a swing dance lesson is followed by a live band. The next Swing Dance is March 10 with The Lucky 5.
Oldtone Native Concerts (from Oldtone Productions) and Dances at Dewey Hall are sponsored in part by Salisbury Bank and Trust.