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John Stevens, seated left, lead singer of the Beantown Swing Orchestra, recently rehearsed with the Endicott Singers, led by director Becca Kenneally of Marblehead, seated at right, for their upcoming appearance with the band at the Cabot Street Cinema Theatre in Beverly. The students are, in back row, from left (not including bass player and Stevens): Ashley Whippen, Ipswich; Deanna Christopher, Chelmsford; Alanna Thompson, Hampstead, N.H.; Thomas Smoker, Essex; Andrew Hankinson, Essex; Joe Andreassi (hands raised), Falmouth; middle row, from left, Jen Ellms, New London, N.H.; Kc Schuck, Marston Mills; Olivia Vastola, Manchester, Vt.; Cobi Adrian, Amenia, N.Y.; Andrew Whippen, Ipswich; Tom Butcher, Beverly; front row, from left, Gabby Chinigo, Preston, Conn.; Lia Mastrocola, Stoneham; Kelly Brewer, Berlin; Amelia Maietta, Mendon; Becca Kenneally (director, seated) Marblehead; Emily Hoffman, Natick.

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