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Cranberry's Friday Lunchtime Concert Series

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August 1 – Dixieband. This ensemble plays a style of jazz developed in New Orleans at the start of the 20th century. It combines brass band marches, French Quadrilles, ragtime, and blues with improvisation by trumpet, trombone, and clarinet along with piano, drums, and double bass.

August 8. – Craig Zinger. Pianist Craig Zinger wrote and recorded the Pierogi Shuffle for the Pittsburgh Pirates, provided piano accompaniment for Christina Aguilera’s first studio recording session, and played with country singer Sarah Marince as well as many other recording artists.

August 15 – Pittsburgh Banjo Club. The non-profit Pittsburgh Banjo Club was created to keep the music of banjo’s golden age alive. Its ensemble includes banjos, trumpets, tubas, and bass performing in a program of sing-alongs, vocals, banjo solos, polkas and Dixieland.

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