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This is a video blog. In memory of the Unforgettable Dawn Hampton, who left us one year ago. We love you, Dawn. “Swinging at the Cat Club (The Swing Society Song)” Words and Music By Dawn Hampton Performed by: Catherine Russell – vocals; Ron Sunshine – vocals and harmonica; Kenny Ascher – piano; Jim Greene – bass; Curtis Nowosad – drums; Matt Hong – Clarinet. The session was produced by...

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Here is a taste of our performance in celebration of the late, great Dawn Hampton from Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing concert series, held every summer in Damrosch Park on the upper west side of Manhattan. We shared the stage on July 6 with the George Gee Swing Orchestra, who sounded outstanding. Our special guest for the evening was our old friend, Grammy-winning vocalist Catherine Russell, who has sung with David...

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  Howdy Folks! We are very excited to be featured in this years Midsummer Night Swing at Damrosch Park at New York City’s famed Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. On Thursday night, July 6 we will be part of a special evening celebrating the life and legacy of our dear departed friend, Dawn Hampton.   We will play one set at 7:30 pm, followed by one set of the George Gee Swing Orchestra. Our special guest for the...

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