Little Bill and the Blue Notes have played for more Living Traditions and Northwest Dance Network dances than any other band. Bill and various lineups have been wowing dancers with their take on rhythm and blues. Expect great music to dance East and West Coast Swing, Blues, and some Latin.
Bill Englehart has opened for legendary acts such as BB King, Robert Lockwood Jr. and Buddy Guy. The singer, songwriter and bass player has a roomful of awards including NW Hall of Fame, the W.C. Handy Award and the BB Life Time Achievement Award. Joining him are of master guitarist Billy ‘Stapes’ Stapleton , the Hall of Fame inductee Dick Powell on harmonica and keyboard and the tight and steady multiple award winning Billy Barner on drums.
Pre-dance lesson: 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with Janice Eklund and Dean Paton
Dance: 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Cost: $15 general admission payable by cash or check at the door, $10 students under 23 with ID.
Location: Leif Erikson Hall, 2245 n.w. 57th St. Seattle 98107.
Thanks to Banner Bank there is complimentary parking in their lot immediately east of the Leif.