Friday Feb 22, 2019
Albuquerque, NM 87111
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Enjoy an evening with an East Coast swing dance lesson, followed by live music with light refreshments and cake. CDs are available for purchase.
Bobcats Trio CD Release Dance Party
Get your dancing shoes ready!
(Albuquerque, NM, February 5, 2019), The local band, Bobcats, is excited to announce the release of their new CD, Music for The Sole. A dance party will take place on Friday, February 22, 2019 at the Holiday Dance Studio located at 5200 Eubank NE, in Albuquerque from 7:00 to 10 PM.
The Holiday Dance Studio, a hub of live and local music throughout the year, will begin the evening with an East Coast swing dance lesson from 7:00 to 8:00 PM, followed by live music by Bobcats from 8:00 until 10:00 PM. Light refreshments and cake will be served.Admission is $10 at the door and CDs will be available for purchase.
Bob Gusch and his trio, Bobcats, produced this project in dedication to the vibrant swing dance community that exists in Albuquerque. Music For The Sole,features the swing jazz hits of the Great American Songbook as well as a few bossa nova favorites. Dan Dowling's smooth vocal renditions are featured on three cuts.
The band, Dan Dowling on guitar and vocals, John Griffin on bass, and Bob Gusch on woodwinds featuring the clarinet, will be joined this evening by guest drummer, Roger Shirley. Bobcats perform regularly around town and play the third Friday of every month at the Sheraton Uptown Hotel, 2600 Louisiana NE.
Bob Gusch, a retired educator and a mainstay of the Albuquerque music community, is well versed in many genres of music. As a woodwind specialist on clarinet, saxes and flute, he is currently active in the performance, recording, production and promotion of both his projects and as a freelance musician. Information on Bob and his other projects, Saudade, Flambeaux, and Uniquity, can be found at www.bobgusch.wordpress.com, www.reverbnation.com/saudadeabq, or call 505 363-3500