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RIFF: If you’re a fan of Dave Brubeck’s work or John Coltrane’s iconic rendition of the Richard Rodgers classic “My Favorite Things,” but have always found them lacking in, say, modern dance accompaniment, you’re in luck: These – plus music by Kurt Elling and more – get a choreographic reinterpretation by the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company at the Joyce., more dates.
MISS SMITH: You could call what Lavay Smith and her Red-Hot Skillet Lickers do retro-swing, except, no, they were around long before “Vegas, baby!” even entered the pop culture lexicon and ushered in the unfortunate zoot-suits-and-cigars-phase we all endured in the mid/late ’90s. They do 1940s and ’50s-era big band jazz that cooks, pure and simple. Catch them at the Jazz Standard tonight and tomorrow, and .
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