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Dr. Caterwaul's and Friends Simpsons Spectacular
Best Video Film & Cultural Center
Hamden, CT
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Dr. Caterwaul's and Friends Simpsons Spectacular
Eclectic world music/folk band Dr. Caterwauls Cadre of Clairvoyant Claptrapswith special guestswill play music composed by Alf Clausen and Danny Elfman for the animated TV comedy "The Simpsons" at Best Video Film & Cultural Center on Saturday, Jan. 7 at 7 PM. Tickets are $8 in advance.

All tickets are general admission. There is no reserved seating so arrive early to claim your spot!

Dr. Caterwauls Cadre of Clairvoyant Claptrapscomposed of Michael Tepper on upright bass, Adam Matlock on accordion and vocals; Michael Paolucci on percussion; Chris Cretella on electric guitar and Brian Slattery on violin, banjo, trombone and vocalsplays as much music as its able to: blues and murder ballads, Eastern European folk, traditional music from North and South America, tango, swing, classical music, and the songs of contemporary songwriters (including Matlock), using the influences of the music they love to create fluid, improvised arrangements. The group will be joined at this event by special guests Nathan Bontrager on cello and Anne Rhodes on voice.

For this show, the group will be playing music composed by Alf Clausen and Danny Elfman for the long-running hit show. While Elfman is best known for composing the show's iconic theme, Clausen has actually been the driving musical force behind the comedy.

In previous shows at Best Video Film & Cultural Center, Dr. Caterwaul's has played music from "Twin Peaks," film scores of Bernard Herrmann and music by Kurt Weill.


Best Video Film & Cultural Center (View)
1842 Whitney Avenue
Hamden, CT 06517
United States


Music > All Ages
Music > Americana
Music > Classical
Music > Experimental
Music > Folk
Music > Rock
Music > World
Other > Family-Friendly

Dog Friendly: No
Non-Smoking: Yes!
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!


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