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The Celebration of Swing

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The Celebration of Swing

Sat 30 July at 7:30 pm

The Celebration of Swing (bmec.com.au)

Nostalgic, unforgettable music from the most famous big bands of the 1940s featuring James Morrison AM on trumpet.

The Celebration of Swing will be a Big Band Blast! A concert spectacular honouring the famous American Big Band leaders and their Orchestras from the 1940s, the golden era of swing.

The concert’s Musical Director, John Morrison, is recognised as one of Australia’s leading jazz drummers, band leaders and educators.

For one night only, this concert will feature John’s Swing City Big Band: fifteen musicians and singers, plus showcase two esteemed singers, Gregg Arthur and Jackie Cooper, some of Sydney’s top instrumental jazz soloists, and special guest James Morrison AM.

The concert’s music repertoire will highlight the greatest Big Band hits of the 1940s, featuring the music of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Harry James, Benny Goodman and more.

This music is still recognised after 85 years…timeless icons of our culture.

Details

Date:
Sat 30 July
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.bmec.com.au/the-celebration-of-swing.html

Venue

Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
105 William Street
Bathurst, NSW 2795 Australia
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Phone:
02 6333 6166
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Other

Local government area
Bathurst Region
Artforms
Music
Source
Sourced from listings, newsletters or community

 

The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

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