Big Band Jazz Concert to benefit Fallbrook HS band program
Last updated 4/10/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK- The Big Band & Jazz Hall of Fame Orchestra will present, “Gems of Big Band Jazz,” on Sunday, April 20 at the Bob Burton Center for Performing Arts in Fallbrook.
The 2:30 p.m. show, a fundraiser for the Fallbrook High School Band Program, will feature classic songs associated with legendary bandleaders and composers from the Golden Era of Big Band Jazz music, including Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Harry James, Stan Kenton, Artie Shaw, Glenn Miller, as well as Carlsbad’s own legendary Sammy Nestico.
The concert is in keeping with the Big Band & Jazz Hall of Fame’s non-profi...