E.g., Jun 18 2019
JUN
18

Plaza Swing Series: Dandy Wellington

Tue, Jun 18   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Inspired by the Big Band Era of Jazz, Dandy Wellington and his Band have taken the sounds of the 1930’s and 40’s and created a world of well-dressed music. With a passion for obscure songs steeped in the Jazz tradition, Dandy Wellington has...

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Plaza Swing Series: Dandy Wellington

JUN
25

Plaza Swing Series: Dennis Lichtman's HotTet with Tamar Korn

Tue, Jun 25   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Clarinetist/bandleader Dennis Lichtman and vocalist Tamar Korn, central figures in the revival of early jazz that has taken root in New York City over the last few decades—present traditional New Orleans jazz and swing.

Dance lessons are...

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Plaza Swing Series: Dennis Lichtman's HotTet with Tamar Korn

JUL
2

Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

Tue, Jul 2   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

The Big Band Sound - that uniquely American combination of reeds, brass, and rhythm which defined our nation's popular music for more than three decades and which still pervades our public consciousness.

Swingtime Big Band vividly brings...

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Plaza Swing Series: Swingtime Big Band

JUL
9

Plaza Swing Series: Fleur Seule

Tue, Jul 9   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Fleur Seule is an authentic 1940s Jazz, Swing, & Ballroom band that plays hits from all around the world. Songbird/Bandleader Allyson Briggs, "The Glamour Girl of Jazz", sings in 7 languages.

From five-star hotels to secret gin joints...

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Plaza Swing Series: Fleur Seule

JUL
16

Plaza Swing Series: Spanglish Fly

Tue, Jul 16   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Spanglish fly is part band, part celebration: a party ingited by 11 musicians pay tribute to bugalú while refreshing it for a new generation. SPANGLISH FLY's multicultural cast has origins in Puerto Rico, Ecuador, Venezuela, Japan, Argentina,...

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Plaza Swing Series: Spanglish Fly

JUL
23

Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

Tue, Jul 23   6:30 pm to 9:00 pm   Central Library, Plaza

Adults bpl presents live music music plaza swing

Forró Sem Palavras is a one of a kind project created and directed by Latin Grammy-nominated composer Rafael Piccolotto de Lima. The chamber orchestra performs original compositions and arrangements of forró classics. Presented as part of Brasil...

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Plaza Swing Series: Rafael Piccolotto de Lima's Forró Sem Palavras

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