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  1. Letters to the editorRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bendigo Advertiser

    The email messages had been coming in for a week, urging the warmth of St Paul's Cathedral, Myers Street, Bendigo, and we were all ready to go, not expecting such a magnificent occasion. I had thought a full dose of Gershwin might be too much but this concert so cleverly varied the style.

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  2. Gaillard jazz campers wrap with big band concertRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Post and Courier

    The first band camp of the first season organized by the Gaillard Center's first artist-in-residence , Charlton Singleton, culminated Thursday afternoon with an hour-long big band concert in the ballroom of the new performing arts center. The concert showcased the musical talents of about 18 young players who had benefited from guidance provided by Singleton and a slate of local jazz musicians: James Slater, Brett Belanger, Demetrius Doctor, David Patterson, Jay Jehl, Ken Foberg, Mark Sterbank and Ronnie Ward.

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  3. XPN Fest Recap: Ben Arnold and the 48 Hour Orchestra let loose on the River StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    Ben Arnold is a seasoned vet when it comes to performing at XPoNential Festival. This year was the local music man's fouth appearance, but this time around things were a bit different.

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  4. Friday concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weirton Daily Times

    Friday's free community Downtown at Sundown concert featured a performance by country band the Stickers at the Weirton Event Center.

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  5. Strictly Prom review: "As dazzling as the dancing was, it didn't outshine the orchestra"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio Times

    The traditionalists who squawked with outrage when they first heard of the Strictly Prom - or Prom 8 as they'd prefer to call it - will be spitting marabou feathers at the thought. But if you want to widen the opportunities for people to engage with the Proms - as new Proms director David Pickard wishes - it can't all be modernist music in concrete car parks in Peckham .

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  6. Darlington tea dance celebrates Queen's 90th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    JAM scones along with music and laughter are the ingredients for a day of fun when Darlington holds its annual tea dance next month. The event, a highlight on the town's social calendar, promises to transform the market square as the young at heart take to the dance floor and relive their youth.

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  7. CHEERS! Members of GOLD with Councillor Tom Nutt and some of their sponsorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Darlington and Stockton Times

    JAM scones along with music and laughter are the ingredients for a day of fun when Darlington holds its annual tea dance next month. The event, a highlight on the town's social calendar, promises to transform the market square as the young at heart take to the dance floor and relive their youth.

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  8. Audio FileHOT TICKETS: Brian Setzer, Pepe Aguilar, Steve Vai to head InlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Press-Enterprise

    Brian Setzer: All of you cool cats who dig that crazy Santa Claus, the Brian Setzer Orchestra will bring its annual Christmas show to Pechanga Resort and Casino in Temecula on Friday, Dec. 16. There's a big band, plenty of Setzer's solo work, tunes from the Stray Cats and twists on Christmas classics. It is nothing short of an extravaganza.

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  9. Judy by the Numbers: "Get Happy"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    Also loves cats. All material herein is written and copyrighted by him, or by a member of our Your suscription dimes make an enormous difference to The Film Experience in terms of stability and budget to dream bigger.

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  10. Iconic movie mixes nostalgia with historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Colorado Springs Independent

    Escaping the heat a couple of Sundays ago, my spouse and I did what any sensible couple without air conditioning would do - go to the movies. Singin' in the Rain was playing at Tinseltown.

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  11. Rob Stoneback Big Band at Summer JamfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Sparta Independent

    Performing a “class act” of popular swing standards, The Rob Stoneback Big Band is a 19-piece swinging big band that has performed all over the Mid-Atlantic region, including New York, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and Baltimore. Tickets for The Rob Stoneback Big Band are $25 for adults and $20 for students.

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  12. Out and About - BataviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    COST & INFO : Seniors are invited to drop in and play games, cards and have coffee and conversation. The cost is $1.

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  13. Everything you need for the perfect summer picnic in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CultureMap

    With a wide variety of summer outdoor events to choose from, picnic fare is a convenient choice to complement your evening. We scouted the best local to-go options, prepared in advance and waiting for you, with no more hassle than selecting your menu online or phoning it in.

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  14. Severinsen to pair with Stripling for showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | This Week Community News

    Doc Severinsen will perform with Byron Stripling, artistic director of the Columbus Jazz Orchestra, at the Columbus Jazz & Rib Fest, slated for July 22-24 along the Scioto Mile downtown. The Trumpet Kings, as they will be called, will play at 9 p.m. Saturday, July 23, on the West Bank stage.

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  15. The Brian Setzer Orchestra to Return to State Theatre with Christmas RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... ssic tunes. SETZER's trademark guitar work and vocal stylings are matched with THE Brian Setzer ORCHESTRA's rockin' big-band horn arrangements-an unbeatable combination.

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  16. Centenary Stage Company's Summer Jamfest Continues With The Rob Stoneback Big BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Black River News

    Centenary Stage Company's 2016 Summer Jamfest continues with the swinging sounds of the singular big band era as The Rob Stoneback Big Band hits the Sitnik stage of the Lackland Center 8 p.m. Sat., July 23. Performing a "class act" of popular swing standards, The Rob Stoneback Big Band is a 19-piece swinging big band that has performed all over the Mid-Atlantic region, including New York, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and Baltimore. Tickets for The Rob Stoneback Big Band are $25 for adults and $20 for students.

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  17. Stairway to Paradise! Dimitri Kleioris Steps Center Stage in An American in Paris on BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Broadway

    Well, we know that Dimitri Kleioris has got rhythm! Garen Scribner's alternate in the Broadway production of An American in Paris will officially step center stage as Jerry Mulligan on July 19; Scribner has departed the musical to headline the national tour later this year. The Main Stem incarnation is running at the Palace Theatre through January 1, 2017.

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  18. Life has changed for GrandmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | The Times

    It was when Winnie the Pooh was first published by A.A. Milne. Henry Ford invented the 40-hour work week.

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  19. Centenary Stage Company's Summer Jamfest to Continue with Rob Stoneback Big BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Saturday, July 23 at 8pm Centenary Stage Company's 2016 Summer Jamfest continues with the swinging sounds of the singular big band era as The Rob Stoneback Big Band hits the Sitnik stage of the Lackland Center. Performing a "class act" of popular swing standards, The Rob Stoneback Big Band is a 19-piece swinging big band that has performed all over the Mid-Atlantic region, including New York, Philadelphia, Atlantic City and Baltimore.

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  20. Courageous Sailing Gala on July 19Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

    The Courageous Sailing center is planning a major milestone next Tuesday, July 19, with a party dubbed 'Make-A-Mark' that will celebrate 20 years in existence and also raise money for sailing scholarships to benefit Charlestown kids. The Make-A-Mark will take place on Pier 4 at the Courageous Sailing boathouse from 6-10 p.m. and will feature tastings from some of the best chefs in Boston, a big band orchestra and a silent and live auction.

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