The Hickory Jazz Orchestra will present a big band concert on Saturday, January 14, 2012 at 7pm at the Arts and Science Center Auditorium. Admission is $10 at the door. Doors will open at 6:30.
Hickory’s premier big band is made up of the best players from the region. The concert will present music from the big band era by such artists as Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, and Johnny Mercer.
The Hickory Jazz Orchestra performs yearly for Swingin Under the Stars, an outdoor swing dance on Memorial Weekend, (this year on May 27, 2012), and downtown Hickory’s Oktoberfest.
Members include Rick Cline, Nathan Hefner, Tony Eltora, Tim Philips, Sam Choate, Dr. Chris Nigrelli, Byron Bean, John Gordon Ross, Rob Cook, Jon Stafford, Kevin Howard, David Wortman, Patrick Brown, Carl Cline, with Guest Trumpeter Don Eisman.
For more information call Rick Cline at 828-320-2958.
Arts and Science Center of Catawba Valley, on the SALT Block,
243 3rd Avenue NE, Hickory NC 28601