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The Modernistics: Music and Dance from the Great American Songbook
(Published: July 01, 2018)

The Modernistics perform toe-tapping favorites by Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen, Dorothy Fields, Duke Ellington and other great American tunesmiths at the Plymouth Public Library, 132 South Street, Plymouth, MA 02360. Free and open to the public. Information: 508-830-4250.
Expect an exhilarating mix, including high-energy song and dance numbers like Sunny Side of the Street, Top Hat, Crazy Rhythm, Paper Moon, Let's Misbehave, and the Ellington hit tune It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing.

The Modernistics are the stellar singing and tap dancing team of Ted and Pamela Powers, with virtuoso jazz musicians Peter H. Bloom, flute and Mark Leighton, guitar. The four artists have taught and performed extensively in the United States and abroad.

Peter H. Bloom, praised for his "hip, jazzy flute work" (allaboutjazz.com), has concertized with jazz and classical ensembles in North America, Europe, and the Far East, and is featured on more than 40 CDs. He has shared the stage with Charles Neville, Sheila Jordan, Jaki Byard, and other notables, and is a veteran of the illustrious Aardvark Jazz Orchestra (45th season). Mark Leighton is acclaimed as a jazz and classical guitarist, performs across the Northeast, and serves on the faculties of Colby College and St. George's School. His teachers include Robert Sullivan, David Leisner and Sharon Isbin. Ted Powers' career in jazz, blues, and pop includes several years as a solo performer in the south of France and tap-dancing in the U.S. with the legendary Jimmy "Sir Slyde" Mitchell. Pamela Powers has performed and taught in the United States, Germany and England. She studied with Harold Nicholas of the iconic Nicholas Brothers and with renowned Broadway choreographer Charles Hughes.

The Modernistics are managed exclusively by Americas Musicworks, Rebecca DeLamotte, Director, telephone 617-776-8778, email: delamotte-amw@comcast.net

More Information: http://www.americasmusicworks.com/modernistics.html

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