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AfroSka band Crescente at the Hudson River Music Hall

  • Hudson River Music Hall 10 Maple Street Hudson Falls, NY, 12839 United States (map)

Join us at the Hudson River Music Hall on Friday, July 8th at 7:30 pm as we enjoy the music of the award winning band Crescente. This band is an incredible, eclectic ensemble which enlivens the Capital region with the Ska and Afrobeat musical traditions. Encouraging cultural diversity while engaging the musicians and audience in an interactive experience, Crescente's vibrant sound draws listeners in and fills the room -- it makes you want to move.

Founded late in 2013, Crescente debuted less than a year later. Its performance bring people to their feet, dancing and clapping to Crescente's invigorating sound. Crescente combines the original Ska -- a form of Caribbean Jazz -- with modern Ska that incorporates rock and punk elements, with a touch of Afrobeat sounds inspired by the likes of Fela Kuti, Papa Wembe, and Aphrodesia.

Crescente is formulating a new flavor that is taking the Capital region by storm. Combining stellar horn players with an international rhythm section and a skilled vocalist, Crescente is more than “just a band” — it’s a sound. $10 general admission, $8 seniors and students. Tickets are available at the door. 10 Maple St., Hudson Falls, NY 12839. For more information, please call 518-832-3484.