Part of the 2010 Voiceworks gathering, on Friday, July 2, 2010, Centrum transforms Building 204 at historic Fort Worden State Park into Swing Dance Central. The terrific wooden floors on the second floor make it a fun dancing venue.
Friday, July 2
Building 204 |
7:30 pm | $10
- Pammy and
Bruce Forman with the Boppers
Tickets for the Friday night show, as well as Wednesday night's Honky-Tonk night and Saturday's McCurdy Pavilion show are available online.
Pammy and Bruce Forman are the dynamic husband and wife duo at the heart of Cow Bop, a Western bebop band mixing swingin'
grooves, thrilling riffs, sweet and hot vocals, and acoustic western
Pammy won her first talent show singing at age 6 and has worked with many bands and fabulous musicians including Mood
Indigo, The Martini Brothers Big Band, Sweet Thursday Jazz Band, Dan Hicks, and Howard Alden.
Bruce is a renowned jazz guitarist, whose guitar style has been an important part of international jazz for
more than two decades. He has been featured as leader as well as sideman
at most of the prestigious festivals and concert venues throughout the
world. His numerous recording and performing credits include the likes
of Bobby Hutcherson, Ray Brown, Freddie Hubbard, Stanley Turrentine, Joe
Henderson, and Barney Kessel.
Together, these two are a lot of fun, and they'll joined by the all-star Voiceworks faculty for a swing dance to remember.
Watch this video of Cow Bop playing the Cow Cow Boogie (if you watch below, be sure to select 480p for best picture).