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City Rhythm Orchestra: Tribute to Count Basie and Frank Sinatra at Birdland

Where

Birdland
315 West 44th Street
New York, NY
Map
212-581-3080

When

Sun, June 17, 2018
6:00 pm

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City Rhythm Orchestra
City Rhythm Orchestra

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About

On June 24th, the City Rhythm Orchestra performs a spirited tribute to the famous collaboration of Count Basie and Frank Sinatra. In the 1950’s and 60’s, these two giants combined forces to set the music world on its ear. Their performances at the Newport Jazz Festival and the Sands Casino in Las Vegas are legendary, and their recording sessions produced albums that have become true classics. The 17-piece City Rhythm big band, featuring singer Steve Ritrovato, has had audiences and critics everywhere raving about their performance. The show has been applauded for its authentic sound and great swinging arrangements, and the energy and excitement presented by this powerful band and captivating singer. Don’t miss an an unforgettable evening....

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Peter Spina uploaded this event on May 8, 2018