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JAM – Jazz at Milford: New Forest Big Band

24 Jun 2022

Tickets: £12

Description

Starts 8pm

The New Forest Big Band plays a variety of music from the big band era:  Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Gerry Gray, Count Basie, Ted Heath, Joe Loss, Alyn Ainsworth, Artie Shaw, Duke Ellington, John Dankworth, Shorty Rogers, Sammy Nestico, Reg Owen, Brian Fahey, and last, but not least, we are proud to have had numbers arranged exclusively for us by the well-known US composer and arranger, Frank Como.

The New Forest Big Band has been together for over 20 years. The members are excellent musicians from both semi-professional and professional backgrounds. Their individual experiences cover many aspects of music from Big Bands, Groups, Orchestral, Brass Bands, Military Music, also professional teaching.