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Tewksbury SilverTones Big Band Resumes

Sep 07, 2019 04:43PM

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.

SilverTones are back! Welcome the orchestra back from its Summer hiatus. Say good-bye to our talented, sax-playing Musical Director.

On Friday, Sept .20 the “3rd Friday” Tewksbury Senior Center will again host the SilverTones, a collection of all professional musicians with a selection of well-known tunes by vocalist BB Braxten . These dance and listening favorites are led by Mary Beth Foley, in her final directing role in 4 years for this 20 piece orchestra.

The evening hosts ballroom and line dances from 7-10 pm in its beautiful center with its large dance floor, with cake , tea and coffee served at the 2nd break as well as a 50/50 raffle and door prize of 2 free admissions.Admission is $10 pp. Guests are urged to bring along their favorite beverages and snacks, though there is a $1 soda machine on site, and free ice cubes nearby.

The Center is fully handicapped accessible , with a large well lighted parking lot at its 175 Chandler St.site..Doors open @ 6:30. If you haven’t heard the SilverTones lately, join the friendly folks and be well entertained.
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