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WKC to host annual dinner concert

WKC to host annual dinner concert The West Kortright Centre will present its annual Gala Dance Under the Stars at 7 p.m. Saturday, featuring Ginkgoa, a French/ American "electro-swing" band. Ginkgoa's "vintage swinginfused electronic music blends influences, languages, eras, and styles to create irresistibly danceable songs," according to a media release. The band includes singer Nicolle . Rochelle; composer, guitarist and producer Antoine Chatenet; drummer Gregory D'Addario; bassist Anne-Colombe Martin; and clarinetist/keyboardist Corentin Giniaux. Ginkgoa was chosen to appear at the NYC 2016 globalFEST and has since been building an international, career with a tour of over 300 dates around the U.S., Canada, China, France, Eastern Europe, U.K. and Italy, according to the release. A tamale picnic dinner fundraiser will be served from 7 to 8 p.m. Picnic dinners are $16 and must be pre-ordered. Vegetarian options are available. The music will start at 8 p.m. The dinner and dance will take place, rain or shine, under a large tent. Those attending should bring their own lawn seating. General admission tickets are $25 in advance and $28 the day of the show. Tickets for WKC members are $22 in advance and $25 Ginkgoa the day of the show. Tickets for those younger than 19 are $11. Tickets are available online until 8 p.m. Fridayand on-site at the ticket booth, starting at 7 p.m. Saturday. The West Kortright Centre is at Contributed 49 W. Kortright Church Road in West Kortright. Follow signs from state Route 23 in Davenport Center or state Route 10 east of Delhi. For advance tickets and exact travel directions, visit www. or call 278-5454.