Swing Dance (or Listen) w/ Rico Barr & The Jump 'n' Jive Review and special guest Tyra Penn
Nominated as Swing Band of The Year by the National Swing Awards, Rico Barr and the Jump 'n' Jive Review are in demand throughout New England. They have scored 2 Swing Top 40 hits "The Guido Shuffle" the title song of their debut CD and "Robin Hood" a remake of the Louis Prima Classic. Rico was nominated as best vocalist and drummer and several other band members received nominations.www.ricobarr.com
Joining the Jump n Jive Review will be Tyra Penn a sultry and swinging vocalist who has her own radio show on 91.3FM "That's Jazz". Tyra can also been seen with her own group "The Army of Snakes". This combination should make for an exciting and enjoyable afternoon of music.
Kathleen Sakovitz, a local Swing, Ballroom & Latin Dance Instructor with 35 years of experience, including l0 years of dance competition will teach an optional 45 minute swing lesson at 1PM. $3 or best offer! She is delighted to join Amazing Things as an instructor and suggests wearing comfortable dance shoes.
Ticket Prices: $15 (Stu/Sen $14, Mem $12 Child U 12 $6)