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Thursday, July 26, 2018
The Unsung Jazz Geniuses of Prohibition with The Ghost Train Orchestra
Fisher Center, Spiegeltent
8:00 pm
Jazz Through the Looking Glass: The Hot Jazz Age
presented with Catskill Jazz Factory and the New York Hot Jazz Festival

Trumpeter Brian Carpenter leads the inspired Ghost Train Orchestra - a little big band renowned for performing almost-forgotten musical gems - in a concert of the unearthed works of the lesser-known and rarely-heard composers and band leaders that served as fixtures of the dance halls, speakeasies, and nightclubs of the late prohibition-era years of the Southside of Chicago and Harlem.

For more information, call 845-758-6822,
or visit http://fishercenter.bard.edu/events/The-Unsung-Jazz-Geniuses-of-Prohibition.

Time: 8:00 pm

Location: Fisher Center, Spiegeltent

Ticket Information: Tickets start at $25
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