The repertoire of the Jazzologia Cyprus Big Band
consists of compositions and orchestrations by the pioneers of Big Band
Music but also presents contemporary works written for orchestras of this type.
The award-winning Michael Brawley Big Band
showcased their music at a family fun day at the last remaining Corporation bus garage in Glasgow.
Holme Valley Big Band
, part of Kirklees Musica, is made up of youngsters from Holmfirth and surrounding areas aged from 12 to 15.
Get ready to smile and hum along as the NSO Big Band
pays tribute to Frank Sinatra this October.
The Big Band
are looking for people who work or live in Merseyside, who are over 18 years of age and have some ability to read music.
Dance to the authentic arrangements of Frank Sinatra and the big band
dance hits through the decades!
As long as they are committed to weekly rehearsals and enjoy playing in a big band
, we will welcome them."
Line-ups (doors open 6.30pm): Tomorrow: Joe Kemp, Easy Street, Josie Lloyd, Martin Fletcher and Chris James Band; Monday: Marie Marx, Old School, John Weighell, Peg Powler, Joe Kemp; Tuesday: Les Glover, The Dam Jammers, Plumhall, Steve Dagleish, The Caffreys; Wednesday: Guisborough Big Band
Presented by Jools Holland (pictured), historian Lucy Worsley and Strictly Come Dancing's Len Goodman, the programme examines the evolution of the big band
The trombone section includes Ronnie Marqueses, a veteran of Lito Molina's Jazz Friends; and big band
leader and music professor Romy San Jose.
I'm 79 years young and had firsthand experience of the big band
era and the transition to other forms of music during the 1950s and to this day.
Their repertoire covers music from all eras with a big band
twist and includes traditional big band
hits set to modern arrangements, including some with vocals.