Old Bridge, NJ – April 2, 2019 – The Old Bridge Public Library will welcome Linda Ipanema and the Dixie Cats for a concert featuring 1930s and 40s swing and big band favorites on Sat. April 13th at 2:30pm.
As part of the Library’s Second Saturday Concert Series, the six-person band will take a stroll down memory lane, performing popular songs from the Andrew Sisters, Sophie Tucker, Fats Waller and Cab Calloway. Formed in 1994, the band features some of the best Dixieland players in the Metropolitan area, with a rhythm section and three horns (trumpet, clarinet, and trombone). A lifelong entertainer, Ipanema has performed in major clubs, festivals and outdoor concerts in New York City and the Metropolitan area, as well as Atlantic City, Washington DC, Delaware, North Carolina and Florida. More information is available at www.lindaipanema.com.
Attendees are requested to bring a non-perishable, unexpired donation for the Old Bridge Food Bank to this free concert.
The Old Bridge Public Library has consistently been voted one of the three Best Public Libraries in Middlesex County by the readers of the Home News Tribune. The Library is open seven-days-a-week and is located at 1 Old Bridge Plaza at the corner of Rt. 516 and Cottrell Road in the Municipal Center. More information about this and other Library programs is available at www.oldbridgelibrary.org or by calling 732-721-5600 x5033. The satellite Laurence Harbor branch is located at 277 Shoreland Circle; phone: 732-566-2227.