June 24–July 12, 2014

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James Langton


James Langton’s New York All-Star Big Band:
The Tribute to Benny Goodman

featuring Dan Levinson and Molly Ryan

Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Damrosch Park

Dance Floor Opens at 6:00
Dance Lesson at 6:30
Live Music at 7:30

Style: Classic Swing

Dance Instructors: Evita Arce and Michael Jagger teach Lindy Hop

DJ: Dawn Hampton

The King of Swing still rules supreme. This beloved all-star band, including members of Goodman’s last ensemble, faithfully recreates the captivating sounds of his most popular tunes. Things keep swinging when elder scion of Lindy Hop royalty Dawn Hampton lovingly selects classics for the DJ sets.

As this is a dance event, there is no seating.