Bananafish to turn up heat a Wav

The Bananafish Dance Orchestra kicked off the new year in Cumberland and they are back June 16 at the Waverley Hotel.

THE WAVERLEY HOTEL welcomes back the Bananafish Orchestra for a June 16 gig.

THE WAVERLEY HOTEL welcomes back the Bananafish Orchestra for a June 16 gig.

The Bananafish Dance Orchestra kicked off the new year in Cumberland and they are back June 16 at the Waverley Hotel to bring on some summer heat.

Bananafish is a seven-piece powerhouse groove sensation! With a three-piece horn section and a five-piece rhythm section, the music starts playing and the dancing never stops. From Latin to funk, jazz fusion to reggae and ska, this band has been proven to keep you movin’.

Its members are all Vancouver island residents and have either attended or graduated from the VIU Jazz Degree program. BFDO is returning to Island Music Fest, playing Victoria Ska Fest and Rhythm on the Rock and have released their debut self-titled album.

Enjoy the tasty, refreshing and energetic BananaFish Dance Orchestra.

For more information, www.myspace.com/bananafishdanceorchestra.

Tickets are available at Bop City, the Waverley Hotel or by phone at 250-336-8322. Doors open at 9:30 p.m.

— Cumberland Village Works

 

 

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