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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Lee Barrett and His Rippling Rhythm Orchestra Play

Sunday, August 8, 1937

On this date in history, Lee Barrett and his Rippling Rhythm orchestra played a return engagement in the Virginia Gardens Ballroom at Rock Springs Park. Featured with the orchestra were Ray Williams and Charlie Como, cousin of the famous Perry Como. The management stated, “Lee Barrett's band is regarded as the most popular band to appear in the park ballroom this season.” See more at http://rockspringspark.blogspot.com/2011/07/bubbles-and-pop.html.

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