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Waltham Farmers' Market In Concert: Dave B & the Hot Shots

Sat, 07/23/2016 - 11:00am
Arthur J. Clark Government Center, 119 School Street, at Lexington Street, Waltham, MA
Open to Public: 
Yes
Attendance Fee: 
No
Registration required: 
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Event Description: 

It's a good day to shop at the market for the fresh ingredients you'll need for that Jazzy Gumbo you're making!  Jump blues, swing, R&B and jazz – Dave Birkin is a Waltham resident who plays saxophone and flute, and sings with his band of Hot Shots. This 5 piece group performing authentic interpretations of vintage R&B Jump Blues/New Orleans music from the late ’40s through the mid ’60s, was formed in the early ’90s and retains three of its original members, Dave Birkin – sax/vocals, Mark Shelford – guitar/vocal, and Ken Steiner – acoustic bass/vocal. The current line up also includes Richard Malcolm – drums, and Jim Heffernan – keys.