Back to previous

Revolutionary Snake Ensemble Brings Mardi Gras Madness to the Cultural Center!

June 18, 2022
  • 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA 02664
  • Details

    Presented by the Cultural Center of Cape Cod on Saturday, June 18, at 7:30pm. The Revolutionary Snake Ensemble is an American instrumental musical group led by Truro-based saxophonist Ken Field which performs an improvised style inspired by the second-line brass bands of New Orleans parades. The group's colorful costumes and creative arrangements have earned it invitations to entertain audiences as large as 20,000. Performances over the years have included many venues including the New Orleans Krewe of Muses Mardi Gras Parade, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Cambridge River Festival, the HONK! Festival, Regattabar, the Central Square World's Fair, the Somerville Theater, First Night Boston, First Night Providence, First Night Fall River, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, the Puffin Cultural Forum, Tipitina's (New Orleans) and the Berklee Performance Center. The Revolutionary Snake Ensemble, which includes a roster of notable Boston-area musicians, has been twice nominated by a panel of music writers and critics for a Boston Music Award and was nominated Best Jazz Group for the New England Music Awards. Accompanying Ken Field are Jerry Sabatini on trumpet, Dave Harris on trombone and tuba, Blake Newman on bass, and Phil Neighbors on drums. Visit the Cultural Center's website for information on their COVID policy. $25. For reservations, visit www.cultural-center.org or call 508-394-7100. The Cultural Center of Cape Cod, 307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth. 

  • Map
  • Listing

    Cultural Center of Cape Cod, Inc.

    307 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA 02664