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17 min ago | Cape Breton Post

Sydney's Action Week festival offers variety of activities

Glenn Morrison of Sydney, a member of the Cape Breton chapter of the Harley Owners Group and a member of the committee organizing the Cape Breton Bike Rally, safely transported to Wentworth Park, Mama, Papa and Baby Bear.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Big-Band

Fri Aug 01, 2014


Jazz in the San Diego Botanical Garden

The San Diego Botanical Garden will be swinging with live jazz music Sunday Aug. 3. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame Orchestra will be performing timeless classics in the gorgeous garden.


Related Topix: Jazz, The Big Band, Big-Band, Non-Profit


Schedule Announced for Buffalo Philharmonic Season; Tickets On Sale, 8/9

Saturday, August 9 marks the first opportunity to obtain individual tickets to all concerts in the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra's 2014-15 season.


Related Topix: Big-Band, Matthew Morrison, Short, Comedy Movies, Sweet Charity, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Ben Vereen, Megan Hilty


Phillipsburg Middle School Band Director Charged with Filming Up a 13-Year-Old's Dress

Phillipsburg Middle School's band teacher, 41-year-old Vincent Pettinelli, was charged with invasion of privacy for using his iPod to record a 13-year-old undressing.


Related Topix: Big-Band

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Orlando Sentinel

Busy week of Bob Carr concerts starts with Maxwell

With all the anticipation about the November opening of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando, the fate of the venerable Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre has been pushed to the back burner.


Related Topix: R-N-B, Maxwell, Big-Band, Pop/Rock, Crosby, Stills & Nash, Opinion, Entertainment

The Osoyoos Times

Romancing the Desert showcases a unique desert with wine by moonlight

Guests walk along the boardwalk through the desert sampling wine and gourmet food at stations along the way in this photo from last year's event.


Related Topix: Big-Band

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Our fave things to do starting July 31

The Windsor Community Playhouse presents "Seussical, Jr." at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Windsor Charter Academy.


Related Topix: Big-Band, Theater, Arts, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

The Chronicle Herald

Now Hear this: Sydney's Concerts on the Dock features Canadian, East Coast musicians

This weekend's Concerts on the Dock at the Sydney Marine Terminal offers a great time with some favourite Canadian and East Coast performers, like Blue Rodeo and Great Big Sea's Alan Doyle on Friday night, but Saturday's show offers a chance to hear something most Maritimers have probably never heard live from the stage before: the sonically ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elo, Big-Band, Electric Light Orchestra, The Electric Light Orchestra, Folk, Bruce Guthro, Worcestershire County, England, World News, Warwickshire County, England, United Kingdom, West Midlands County, England

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Altoona Mirror

IUP trumpet professor making appearance at Sunday concert

"My parents were not musicians, but they loved music, and one of their favorite performers was Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Brass., Big-Band, University of Pennsylvania, Hollidaysburg, PA, Symphony, Arts

All About Jazz

Marius Neset / Trondheim Jazz Orchestra: Lion

Despite having yet to make a breakthrough in North America, in the space of less than five years Marius Neset has gone from virtual unknown to one of Europe's hottest properties, gigging with his quartet all around the continent, including an incendiary showcase at the 2012 Jazzahead! trade show in Germany and an even more searing set at the 2014 ... (more)


Related Topix: Big-Band, Norway, World News,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Ventura County Reporter

Picks of the Week - Happenings

THE 21ST ANNUAL OXNARD SALSA FESTIVAL Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, July 27, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. The annual festival is a celebration of everything salsa -- the music, the food and the dance.


Related Topix: Oxnard, CA, Recreational Vehicle, Award, California, Big-Band, Ventura, CA

Wed Jul 23, 2014

SF Classical Voice

Delicious Musicmaking in Mendocino

"I want people to remember why they're artists," declares Allan Pollack, artistic director of the Mendocino Music Festival , now in the second week of its 28th season.


Related Topix: Mendocino, CA, Big-Band, Symphony, Fort Bragg, CA


Review: Clare Teal and Capital City Jazz Orchestra, St David's Hall

As part of the Welsh Proms, the jazz singer paid a visit to St David's Hall backed by the Capital City Jazz Orchestra on a steamy summer night and took the opportunity to showcase an array of big band and jazz classics, including Cole Porter's ode to our Welsh summer temperatures.


Related Topix: Big-Band, Jazz, Cole Porter

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Sunday Herald

Influential drummer ready for Scottish return

The John Rae Collective, a bop sextet led by the young drummer from one of the first families of Scottish jazz, was one of the most important groups in the history of music round these parts.


Related Topix: Jazz, Big-Band

Manawatu Standard

Orchestra swings into town

A 1940s-style American big band will be swinging into Palmerston North this week, bringing musicians, dancers, singers and some old soul style to the Regent on Broadway.


Related Topix: Big-Band, Comedy Movies, North, Family, Drama Movies, Tommy Dorsey, Jazz, Benny Goodman


Martin Grupp, 90, Brill Building percussionist

Martin Grupp, 90, a percussionist who provided the beat for the Drifters' "On Broadway" and many Brill Building songs, died Wednesday, July 16, at Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center.


Related Topix: Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Classical, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Big-Band, Symphony, Arts

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hispanic Business

Review: Jazz: Jerry Dammers' Spatial AKA Orchestra (and Reggae Ensemble) Barbican, London ?????

While the stage is peopled by futuristic mannequins and a spaceship hangs from the ceiling, Dammers is less interested in and arranged by Dammers, Ra's I'll Wait for You is reborn tonight as a haunting interstellar lament, while the big band revel in the drama of a bristling Soul Vibrations of Man.


Related Topix: Big-Band, The Specials, Ska

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Dal's 'gals' ready for PNE opening

When it comes to summer traditions, the opening of The Fair at the PNE has been a long-time favourite for Lower Mainland residents.


Related Topix: Big-Band, Canada, Michael Kaeshammer, Jazz,

Hispanic Business

Orchestra Glenn Miller Orchestra takes listeners on 'Sentimental Journey'

Until Sunday night, that is. Now 88, Misner said she arrived at about band shell as part of the nonprofit Celebrate Frederick's summer concert series.


Related Topix: Big-Band, The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Jazz


This Week at Pavinci Italian Grill

This week at Pavinci Italian Grill located at 453 River Styx Rd Hopatcong NJ 07843 there is a lot going on.


Related Topix: Hopatcong, NJ, Lake Hopatcong, NJ, Big-Band