2hr. (1 intermission)
WHAT IS IT ABOUT?
Spend an evening recapturing the early American Art form of the blues, swing and the boogie woogie style of piano playing. Modeled after the popular Boogie Woogie festivals in Europe, this evening features New York favorites, Scott Staton, Dave Keyes and Loren Korevec as they present their individual approaches to the form.These three masters will be accompanied by swing dancers and jazz vocalists who specialize in this particular genre.
Boogie Woogie piano festivals are very popular in Europe. The UK Boogie Woogie Festival in Sturminster Newton England, Laroquebrou in the Auvergne region of France, Silvan Zingg's event in Switzerland and Reneaud Patigny's Boogie Woogie festival in Brussels are some of the best known of the many annual European piano festivals. no festivals.