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The Dapper Brass and John Cushing Reunion!

$10 Cover @ the Door ($8 Advance) / Start 10:30pm /Doors 10pm

On May 23rd The Dapper Brass returns to the Lilypad with John Cushing's Big Band to create a night of great music, drinks, and fun surprises!

The Dapper Brass


The Dapper Brass was formed by composer, Joe Ricard, and had their first show in May 2018. Since then, the group has played in numerous shows in the New England and New York areas, and has been featured in Cassie Nicole's Full-Bodied Sound shows, and on the Brian Kirby's TV show "502 Sessions".

The group consist of 8 highly in demand players from the Boston and New York areas and aims to demonstrate the power of acoustic musicians in an increasingly electronic world.

John Cushing's Big Band


The John Cushing Big Band is a 19 piece dance band dedicated to bringing you an all-inclusive investigation of emotion and release - for the sake of art, the perseverance of jazz culture, spontaneity, and freedom to feel as one experiences the world. Under the curation of John Cushing, the band features a body of their original work, and reinterpretation of folk musics from throughout the Americas.