Runnin’ Wild: Ted Lewis in the 1920s

RESCHEDULED – Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 7 PM

Journey through the Jazz Age as the Ted Lewis Museum revisits the heyday of Circleville’s own Ted Lewis and his Band! For the first time in over a century, hear over 20 of his most popular Columbia recordings “Tiger Rag,” “When My Baby Smiles at Me,” “St. Louis Blues,” “Alexander’s Ragtime Band” and much more recreated in this “living history” concert. With vintage instruments, period costumes and newly transcribed original arrangements, this musical revue is sure to transport you back a century. Nationally renowned bandleader, clarinetist, and entertainer Matt Tolentino leads his 10-piece jazz band. Gavin Rice, bandleader of the Famous Collegiates in Rochester, NY, is special guest “trap” drummer. After all, it’s the ’20s again, come help make them roar at this FREE event!

FREE ADMISSION at the Amphitheater at Pickaway Agriculture & Event Center. Rain Date Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 7 PM