He was missed, but several terrific instrumentalists sat in on flute (Carol Issacs) and acoustic guitar, and enriched the sound. The young bassist Ryan Lukas was a real trouper and played skillfully for three hours without a break!
Ricki and Mardi each sang a solo while Judy was out doing her Five Rhythms Dance (you GO girl! ) When Judy arrived, she generously offered to use her slot for the trio to do "Perfidia". Conveniently, Judy sings lead and also solos on that tune.
The band and the audience all seemed to enjoy the performance. We got some fuzzy iPhone pictures which we can add to our slideshow.