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Southern Minnesota’s Real Big Band – Big Band Jazz Night
May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm$10
Join us Friday, May 17th for Southern Minnesota’s Real Big Band
Playing a host of 40’s big band dance music along with some contemporary jazz pieces
Keeping the tradition of big band jazz music alive and well in southern Minnesota!
The Real Big Band, established in 1998, has a full 4-4-5-5 instrumentation plus vocalist. About half the members are band directors, the other half coming from a variety of occupations – 19 of southern Minnesota’s top jazzers performing a wide variety of contemporary jazz.
We perform to help promote jazz as America’s art form, to keep jazz alive, and to enjoy playing and sharing this great music!
The Real Big Band (RBB) performs a wide variety of music, from the libraries of such notable artists as Gordon Goodwin, Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Maynard Ferguson and more!