Tag : swing music

SWING PARTY! Eyal Vilner Big Band featuring Queen Esther and Brandon Bain Saturday, October 27th — 10:30pm to 1:30am The Django in The Roxy Hotel 2 Sixth Avenue (212) 519-6649 For reservations (recommended!) http://www.thedjangonyc.com/reserve Swing Party with Eyal Vilner Big Band featuring Esther Queen and Brandon Bain! The party is ON!!! Shine up your dancing shows and come swing with us at the The Django!! Starring: Queen Esther, Brandon Bain – vocals Eyal Vilner – saxophone, clarinet, flute, arrangements and conducting Jay Rattman – alto, clarinet, flute Jordan Pettay – alto, clarinet, flute Anthony Nelson Jr – tenor Daniel Pearson – tenor, clarinet Jason Marshall – bari Scott Englebright – trumpet John Lake – trumpet Edo Gur – trumpet Dan Blankinship – trumpet James Burton III – trombone Javier Nero – trombone Becca Patterson – bass trombone Ray Gallon – piano Clovis Nicolas – bass Paul Francis – drums

Friday Swing Dance at Brooklyn Swings September 21st at 7pm – 10pm $15 (cash only) Trinity Grace Church 231 Ainslie Street (upstairs!) Featuring music from Queen Esther and her trio! This is BROOKLYN’S ONLY weekly swing dance! This is a space to Practice & Play & ask questions along the way. There will be a teacher on call to ask questions to and a mix of Lindy Hop and Charleston and Balboa music playing. Fridays Swing will now have Weekly Community Events 1st Friday: Movie Night 2nd Friday: Pizza Night 3rd Friday: Coffee Night 4th Friday: Cookie Night 5th Friday (Rare!): Pot Luck Brooklyn Swings is a great chill place to learn how to swing dance. Swing dance is a Black American Folk Dance that started in Harlem, NY and is danced all over the world today.We offer Level I & Level II series every MONDAY,   TUESDAY and in TWO locations in Brooklyn! Plus a weekly dance on FRIDAYS. Come enjoy the the music, dance, history, people and the international community at large. Find out more at: BrooklynSwings.com

  Prohibition Productions Presents: Queen Esther at Lucille’s Cafe in BB King’s Lucille’s Bottomless Jazz Brunch Sunday, September 11th 11am – 3pm For your dancing and lounging pleasure, join Queen Esther and her swingin’ trio for three sets (11:30-12:15 // 12:45-1:30 // 2:00-2:45 ) at Lucille’s Bottomless Jazz Brunch at Lucille’s Cafe in BB King’s — deep in the heart of Times Square — for a bottomless brunch of epic proportions. NO COVER! ALL AGES!   The Band: Jeremy Bacon, Piano Hilliard Greene, Double bass Shawn Balthazar, Drums