Roger's jolly about playing Latin jazz
When your dad's played in bands with Cab Calloway, Duke Ellington, and Louis Armstrong, it's best to listen to any advice - at least about music. "Create your sound," Glenn said of his dad's suggestion.
Ridgefield Playhouse to Welcome the Cab Calloway Orchestra, 10/10
Red-hot jazz, wine and art will kick off Ridgefield's The Big Read initiative when the Cab Calloway Orchestra comes to town on Friday, October 10, at 7:30 p.m. The iconic "Hi-De-Ho" lyrics, silky smooth ensemble work, spicy brass harmonies and an irresistible dance beat will make the audience want to rise up, bounce, tap, sway and swing...just as they did at Gatsby's house in the decadent '20s era portrayed by F. Scott Fitzgerald in the great American novel The Great Gatsby, the book selected by The Ridgefield Playhouse in partnership with the Ridgefield Library, for Ridgefield's town-wide participation in The Big Read.
Recreating the spirit of the jazz age
AUDIENCES can take a step back in time to the golden age of jazz with a show at Christchurch's Regent Centre.
Not Too Cool For School: Tufts Offers Class on Hipsters
Grab your trucker cap and pop open a Pabst Blue Ribbon. A new class on hipsters will teach you everything you need to know to become one.