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A Silver Anniversary

I’m writing this in the car…please excuse the typos! The Big Band celebrated its silver anniversary last night. 25 years is quite a milestone for the longevity of anything, especially a band. Mr. C was a founding member, and since … Continue reading

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Brought to you by the Letter B

For your listening pleasure, I present to you a whole lot of letter Bs!  The venue is the fabulous Yukon Arts Center, Whitehorse Yukon, part of the last show I produced there. Rockin’ the Casbah, March 19, 2011. Some of … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Bellydance & Big Band

Two of the things I miss the most all wrapped up into one pretty package! I miss the creative expression that choreographing for the troupe allowed me to indulge in. And DAMN I miss playing that big band music! From … Continue reading

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Walking in Whitehorse: the Millennium Trail

Take a walk with me today! The Millennium Trail is my favourite Whitehorse walk. Starting at the S.S. Klondike, it follows the Yukon River in a 5 km loop, crossing the river at the Whitehorse Dam. It takes about an … Continue reading

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Rockin’ the Casbah Finale (finally!)

One by one, I’m finally getting all of the show cuts up here for your viewing pleasure. ­čÖé Visiting this show has really made me miss my troupe. This was one butt-kicking dance troupe, let me tell ya! Talk about … Continue reading

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The Big Band at Fireweed Market

Two weeks ago (June 20th) we played at the Fireweed Market. For your listening pleasure, here we are playing Hay Burner! (if you’re getting this via email, you may need to go directly to the website to view the performance) … Continue reading

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Saturday Night Swing Dance with The Big Band!

I love me some big band music. And I love playing in this band! Come on out and kick up your heels for some good old-fashioned fun! Saturday Night @ Mount Mac. See you there or see you square!

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A Whole Lotta Notes!

Monday night is Big Band night.┬á Since we’re getting ready for our annual “Swing into┬á Spring” dance, we ran through a few of┬áthe pieces that we’ll be playing. Thumbing through the folder looking for a┬áparticular piece (that should have┬ábeen filed … Continue reading

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1940s DanceTonight!

Today is going to be a good day! Today I am getting my hair done and tonight I’m getting dressed up in my brand-new-to-me sparkly black dress and playing my beloved bari sax in┬áThe Big Band. One of my most … Continue reading

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