Wonderfully swung, well-recorded, and well-photographed . . . as if we were there! (“There” is Boston Swing Central on Feb. 3, 2012; the participants were the Grand Street Stompers, directed by Gordon Au, with expressive singing by Tamar Korn.)
Here’s the gleeful late-Twenties confession that jazz has the same mind-altering powers as other illicit substances, CRAZY RHYTHM:
And for some faux-astronomy but real romance, here’s LET’S PRETEND THAT THERE’S A MOON (first crooned by that master of the erogenous zones, Thomas Waller):
Both of these videos were posted by dirtywaterlindy on YouTube — to Ms. or Mr. Lindy, we give thanks — also to Tamar, Gordon, Dennis, Nick, and Genevieve, and the organizers of Boston Swing Central.