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This multidisciplinary institution promotes performing, visual and literary arts through classes and performances for a wide range of audiences. Founded to promote issues of Jewish values and American pluralism, the Y now promotes a diverse roster of programs.
92Y Jazz in July Festival: Fats Waller – A Handful of Keys
Tue, Jul 16, 2013, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Want to get this joint jumpin’? Then jump right into the 2013 Jazz in July festival with the man whose charisma and popularity brought stride piano to the whole world. Fats Waller wrote hundreds of wonderful songs like “Ain’t Misbehavin’,” “ The Jitterbug Waltz” and “Honeysuckle Rose,” was a great entertainer, and one the most influential jazz pianists ever.
Carol Woods, vocals / Anat Cohen, clarinet / Randy Sandke, trumpet / Rossano Sportiello, piano / Todd Coolman, bass / Bill Charlap, piano / Willie Jones, III, drums