Verdi Club: Sazerac Jazz Band at the Lumberjack Ball
SAZERAC JAZZ GROUP:
Led by Nirav Sanghani and featuring musicians from across the Bay Area, the Sazerac Jazz Band delights in playing traditional jazz from the 1920s and 1930s. They focus on joyful, collective improvisation of the form and enjoy play for dancers and listeners.
Woodchopper’s Ball, San Francisco’s swing hotspot, is a weekly Tuesday night swing dance event held at the historic Verdi Club in San Francisco’s Mission district. Named after the Woody Herman Orchestra’s classic 1939 swing tune (and their biggest hit!), it offers monthly classes, a full bar (21+ only) and a dance party with a free lesson. appointments and the widest variety of live concerts. swing dance music in town! Properly worn face masks required.
* LIVE MUSIC DANCE PARTY, 9pm-11.30pm, with a different band every week! Admission $10, all ages. Includes a walk-in Basic Swing Dance class (9:00pm-9:15pm), perfect for complete beginners (no partner required)!
* FULL BAR & LOUNGE, closing at 7:30 p.m. (21+ only)! Enjoy a classic cocktail in the chic vintage lounge bar!
* 2,500 SQUARE PIECE DANCE FLOOR: Large and beautiful hardwood dance floor with plenty of room to swing!
* NOVEMBER (5 weeks) The monthly series of LINDY HOP, BALBOA and SOLO JAZZ lessons continue tonight, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. One-time monthly walk-in class: $25/person/week (includes dance party!), no partner required.
6:30 p.m.: Doors open
7:00-8:00 p.m.: Monthly Intermediate Lindy Hop and Balboa Classes
7:30 p.m.-closing: Full Bar Open (21+ only)
8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.: Monthly Lindy Hop and Balboa beginner classes
9:00-9:15 p.m.: Basic swing dance lesson
9:00-10:00 p.m.: Monthly Solo Jazz Class: Pizzazz Your Jazz
9:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.: Dancing evening with live music