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MANCHESTER — In Pete Levin’s own words, The Levin Brothers Band consists of three core members — Pete, keyboards; Tony Levin, bass; and Jeff “Siege” Siegel, drums — who originally set out in 2014 to explore a place in jazz “between bebop and cool,” donning pinstripe suits.

Now, almost 10 years later, the musicians find themselves in the direction of exploring jazz arrangements of pop and rock songs, such as an interpretation of Paul Simon’s "Scarborough Fair," The Beatles’ "Eleanor Rigby" and Steely Dan’s "Aja."

Accompanied by Ali Ryerson, special guest on flute, the band played plenty of remarkable originals — notably Jump!, a stop-and-go groovy jazz number and Ostropolya, named after the Ukrainian village and homeplace of their mother, making a dedication to the people of Ukraine, at a well-attended performance in the Arkell Pavilion at Southern Vermont Arts Center, hosted by Taconic Music.

Tuesday’s show was part of The Levin Brothers Band ongoing tour for their newest album, “Fade to Blue,'' available now on Bandcamp.


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