Dance - Party/Dance
Sunday, November 25, 2012
6:30 PM-10:30 PM
Michelle's performances and recordings have received rave reviews from such respected sources as The Washington Post, The New York Times,
The Boston Globe, Downbeat, The Japan Times, GQ, Jazz Times and Living Blues, in addition to various other publications from many different countries. http://www.dance2Swing.com/
Michelle Willson & The Evil Gal Orchestra ~ Sun Nov 25th 6:30pm
Leominster Elks Dance2Swing
134 North Main St.
Leominster MA 01453 ~ http://www.dance2swing.com/
6:30pm ~ Beginner Swing Dance Lesson
7:30pm ~ Michelle Willson & The Evil Gal Orchestra
Known to blues lovers the around the world as "Evil Gal" and acknowledged by aficionados of Jazz and Blues as a passionate and gifted performer, bandleader and songwriter, Michelle Willson has recorded and released 4 critically acclaimed albums for Rounder/ Bullseye Records.
Before signing with Rounder, Michelle's group won a prestigious W.C. Handy award for best unsigned blues act as a result of their win at the Blues Foundation's International Blues competition and Michelle was later nominated for a (best female blues vocal) Handy alongside Etta James and Koko Taylor.
Michelle's music is regularly played on blues radio and internet programs all around the globe and her original music has been featured in the HBO series "Mind of the Married Man", as well as on the 2008 House of Blues compilation album "Essential Women in the Blues."
Michelle's performances and recordings have received rave reviews from such respected sources as The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, Downbeat, The Japan Times, GQ, Jazz Times and Living Blues, in addition to various other publications from many different countries.
Singles and Couples Welcome..
Directions Leominster Lodge of Elks
134 North Main Street, (Route 12), Leominster, MA
From 495 N or S, Take Exit 29B to Route 2 West and follow directions below.
From Route 2, either West or East, take Exit 31A. That will put you on North Main Street which is Route 12 going South. Go through 2 sets of lights. After the 2nd set of lights you'll see The Leominster Hospital on your right. Stay to the left at the fork of the road. You'll come to your 3rd set of lights, go through the light staying on Route 12 South. The Elks will be on your right hand side. It's a white building, set off the road.
From Worcester: I-190 North and merge onto Route 2 West. Follow directions above.
Sponsored by: Dance2Swing
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College
Last Modified: November 24, 2012 at 12:02 AM