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Tappin’ Thru Life goes social

Tappin’ is on Facebook and Twitter! You can visit (and like!) the show at https://www.facebook.com/TappinThruLife/, or follow on Twitter @TappinThruLife.

For tickets and showtimes for the fall, 2016 run of the show at Penn’s Landing Playhouse in Philadelphia visit http://plplayhouse.com/.

Some words from Sherrie

Sherrie talks with our own DIVA media goddess Nicole Roberts about Maurice Hines, Tappin’ Thru Life, and DIVA

Arts List: 6 Reasons to Go to the Theater

Tappin’ is on Philadelphia Magazine’s list of 6 Reasons to Go to the Theater: http://www.phillymag.com/ticket/2016/10/12/philadelphia-theater-shows-to-see/

A Band of Sisters: DIVA big band backs stage legend’s acclaimed show

Larry Nichols from the Philadelphia Gay News talks with Sherrie about Tappin’, DIVA, and being a woman jazz musician at http://www.epgn.com/arts-culture/11121-a-band-of-sisters-diva-big-band-backs-stage-legend-s-acclaimed-show

Half-price student tickets, Tappin’ Philly

Now Available! Special Kay

Special Kay, our first “all-original” recording, featuring the hard-swinging, joyful, and poignant compositions of our founder and creative force, Stanley Kay, is now available. Visit the CD page to order!
Special Kay

Kennedy Center Jazz Club

Tickets are now on sale for Sherrie Maricle & the DIVA Jazz Orchestra: Ella Wishes You a Swingin’ Christmas December 16 & 17 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC.

Born April 25, 1917, the First Lady of Song Ella Fitzgerald has influenced female jazz musicians for generations. The Kennedy Center presents a number of distinct performances in recognition of the centennial of the 1979 Kennedy Center Honoree and NEA Jazz Master’s birth.

Sherrie Maricle and the DIVA Jazz Orchestra dug out original charts from the Library of Congress to perform selections from Fitzgerald’s Ella Wishes You a Swingin’ Christmas (1960; Verve), and other big band tunes to celebrate her centenary and put you in a toe-tappin’ holiday spirit.

Visit https://www.kennedy-center.org/calendar/event/MRJCK for more information and to buy tickets.

Lake George Jazz Festival

We’ll be giving a special FREE Saturday evening performance at the Lake George Jazz Festival on September 17th, 7:30 pm. Visit http://www.lakegeorgearts.org/lakegeorge-jazz.htm for more information. See you there!

Get ready, Philadelphia!

Applying the Quarter Note Triplet Into Drum Solos