Big Band performance: Australian Army Band
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Big Band performance: Australian Army Band

Date & time
Fri 23 Aug 2019
11:00am to 12:15pm
Add to Calendar 2019-08-23 11:00 2019-08-23 12:15 Australia/Brisbane Big Band performance: Australian Army Band * This event has been sold out. * Since its formation in 1949, the Australian Army Band-Brisbane has become one of the finest Military Bands in Australia, enjoying a wide reputation for its musical excellence and impressive military appearance. Their Stage Band is a hard swinging, exciting ensemble consisting of the traditional line up, from the glorious swing era, of saxophones, trumpets, trombones and rhythm, complemented with male and female vocals. Their repertoire ranges from traditional big band sounds, including Glenn Miller, Count Basie and Woody Herman, through to funky arrangements of pop and rock hits. The band also plays modern big band music including the Gordon Goodwin Big Band, and compositions by James Morrison, Ed Wilson and Tim Davies. Doors open at 10.30am for an 11am performance. This event is a part of the&nbsp;<a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on-and-events/search?parent=2021" target="_blank">Seniors Week Suburban Concerts Series</a>. This event is also a part of <a href="https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on-and-events/search?parent=2881" target="_blank">Seniors Week</a>.
Age

Seniors

Cost

Free

* This event has been sold out. *

Since its formation in 1949, the Australian Army Band-Brisbane has become one of the finest Military Bands in Australia, enjoying a wide reputation for its musical excellence and impressive military appearance. Their Stage Band is a hard swinging, exciting ensemble consisting of the traditional line up, from the glorious swing era, of saxophones, trumpets, trombones and rhythm, complemented with male and female vocals.

Their repertoire ranges from traditional big band sounds, including Glenn Miller, Count Basie and Woody Herman, through to funky arrangements of pop and rock hits. The band also plays modern big band music including the Gordon Goodwin Big Band, and compositions by James Morrison, Ed Wilson and Tim Davies.

Doors open at 10.30am for an 11am performance.

This event is a part of the Seniors Week Suburban Concerts Series.

This event is also a part of Seniors Week.

Venue

Kedron Wavell Services Club, 21 Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside

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