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Live Concerts

Compaq Big Band

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 8:00pm
The Compaq Big Band showcases the power of 14 horns, a cookin rhythm section, the incomparable Rebecca Holtz on vocals, and terrific instrumental soloists. Formed in 1975, the ensemble is one of the longest continuously operating full-size big bands in New England. They perform over three dozen times a year, for a diverse range of clients and events across the Greater Boston, Greater Worcester, Rhode Island, and Southern New Hampshire regions. This show will feature instrumental arrangements from the bands of Maynard Ferguson, Buddy Rich, Stan Kenton, and others, plus vocal arrangements popularized by Ella Fitzgerald, Diane Schuur, Natalie Cole, and more. Tickets: $12pp