The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra
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The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra

Style: Big Band Swing

Dance Instructor: Akemi Kinukawa teaches Lindy Hop

DJ: Odysseus Bailer

Torchbearers of the Kansas City sound pioneered by the Count himself in 1935, The Legendary Count Basie Orchestra lights up opening night with its own brand of the swinging spirit. Precision meets passion as these talented instrumentalists, led by trumpet virtuoso Scotty Barnhart and featuring guest vocalist Carmen Bradford, keep the energy high.

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Venue and Accessibility

Amsterdam Ave. and W. 62 St.
  • Wheelchair-accessible seating
    Wheelchair-accessible seating
  • Assistive listening devices
    Assistive listening devices

For questions about accessibility or to request an accommodation, please contact [email protected] or 212.875.5375.

For ticketing information and general questions, please call 212.721.6500.

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Swing

The Legendary

Count Basie Orchestra

directed by

Scotty Barnhart

with guest vocalist

Carmen Bradford

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm Damrosch Park

Dance floor opens at 6:00 pm

Dance lesson at 6:30 pm

Live music at 7:30 pm

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