Doors open at 7:00. Lesson at 7:30 with Jason Fenton, live music starts at 8:30.
Sliding fee scale $15-$20, with student ID: $10.
No partner necessary. Beginners Welcome. Refreshments available.
One Straw Revolution plays the standards from the Swing era, when jazz, popular music and dance music were all the same tunes. Back then it was Big Bands, 18 or more musicians blowing like crazy....The band's hot rhythm section with a stand up bass, and three fine soloists (2 guitars and a trombone) and a vocalist brings the old tunes to life in the here and now on the dance floor.
The Band is: Tom Major - drums; Peter McEachern - trombone; Jon Suters - guitar; Roger Suters - bass; and Charlie Tokarz - sax.
Two more Swing Dances on Saturday this year. For 2019 Oldtone Swing night at Dewey Hall will move to the second Friday of every month with 2 exceptions!! Follow Oldtone Native on Facebook to keep up to date on all our events.
November 10: The Lucky 5
December 8: The Twangbusters (More of a country sound, but lots of fun)
Oldtone concerts and dances at Dewey Hall are sponsored by Salisbury Bank and Trust: www.salisburybank.com and Big Elm Brewery http://bigelmbeer.com/ and Wheeler and Taylor http://www.wheelertaylor.com/