Easy-Bake Orchestra performance at Music-Theatre Group DUMBO space

When I listened to Easy-Bake Orchestra perform At Music-Theatre Group’s (MTG) new performance space @ OneArmRed/ in DUMBO March 4th, I heard the survival of the Big Band. Oh yes, brass, big, solid, and fluid. But what smooth, elegant and luxurious music, with bandleader composer arranger Joshua Shneider at the helm. Funny thing about big bands, although they are a vibrant genre, they are still very much overlooked and feel somewhat dated. Here in NYC, we are lucky to have many big bands performing regularly, but

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