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Silvertones Will Help You Swing Into Spring

Apr 02, 2019 08:06AM

2018 Silvertones: Front: Lynn Badrick, Ken Gross, John Dearden, Director MaryBeth Foley, Paul Just, Roland Jacobson, Jim Sutton Rear: Jim Harmon, George Kondos, Adam Reitz, Sue Current, Angie Ortolano, April Cummings, vocalist B.B. Braxten, manager Barbara Flanagan, Sheldon Chandler, Jack Foley, John Hurley, Mike Petrishen, Jim DiVito. Absent, Don Heathcock.

Swing into Spring with the fabulous SilverTones Big Band on their first ever Saturday Dance on April 13 from 7-10 pm . This 20 piece Orchestra is made up of professional musicians from the area who perform together monthly (except July and August) in the Tewksbury Senior Center for adult listening and dancing pleasure. The vocalist is BBBRAXTEN, retired director of the Acapella “Liberty Belles”, the drummer is Jim Sutton of his own “Perfect Match Trio”, who also sings a few lively tunes. 
Come celebrate Spring with Big Band Music. Dance to old and new favorites . Enjoy jazz, Latin,polkas,Fox trots, and jitterbug numbers as well as line dances. Come single or as couples. Bring along your favorite beverages and munchies. Enjoy free ice, cake tea/coffee.
Admission is $10 per person. There is a 50/50 raffle and door prize. Doors open at 6:30. The Center is fully handicapped accessible, has lighted parking, and a huge new dance floor in the beautiful center. Come join in the fun and meet new friends.
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