Northern New York Newspapers
Watertown
Ogdensburg
Massena-Potsdam
Lowville
Carthage
Malone
NNY Business
NNY Living
NNY Ads
Fri., Oct. 24
ADVERTISE SUBSCRIBE
Serving the communities of Jefferson, St. Lawrence and Lewis counties, New York
In print daily. Online always.
Related Stories

Penn Dixie Sets Friday Waddington Gig

PREV
NEXT
ARTICLE OPTIONS
A A
print this article
e-mail this article

WADDINGTON - The Penn Dixie Band will perform for the Waddington Concert Series at Island View Park on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m.

This band has been performing in parades and for different events since 1988. You probably have seen them at the French Festival Parade in Cape Vincent and the Seaway Festival Parade in Ogdensburg. Whether on stage or in a parade, the high energy of Penn Dixie is guaranteed to please all ages.

The Dixieland style is closely related to so many other styles, including folk, country, swing and others. Invented in New Orleans over 100 years ago, Dixieland Jazz became the truly American form of music. As it traveled up the mighty Mississippi through the Central U.S., it became a multi cultural mix of complex syncopation and harmonies, mixed with fun and nostalgic melodies. Today’s pop music owes its roots to the original thinkers of Dixieland/New Orleans Jazz. This performance is sponsored by Dr. and Mrs. David Zysik.

Commenting rules:
  1. Stick to the topic of the article/letter/editorial.
  2. When responding to issues raised by other commenters, do not engage in personal attacks or name-calling.
  3. Comments that include profanity/obscenities or are libelous in nature will be removed without warning.
Violators' commenting privileges may be revoked indefinitely. By commenting you agree to our full Terms of Use.
Giveaway
Syracuse Football Tickets Giveaway
Connect with Us
WDT News FeedsWDT on FacebookWDT on TwitterWDT on InstagramWDT for iOS: iPad, iPhone, and iPod touchWDT for Android
Showcase of Homes
Showcase of Homes