A Salute to the Big Bands
"Let Freedom Ring" Big Band Era Concert & Dance with Guest Artist Nachito Herrera and Grammy Nominated UW-Eau Claire Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Ensemble II - Robert Baca, director.
2:00 P.M. | Zorn Arena
The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire department of music and theatre arts will present "A Salute to the Big Bands: Let Freedom Ring," honoring Wisconsin's military veterans, during the annual Big Band Era concert and dance. Relive the big band era with an evening of music from UW-Eau Claire's national award-winning ensembles. Dance on one of our two large dance floors or take a seat and enjoy the music.
Special appearances will be made by U.S. Armed Forces Color Guard; "Grace Notes" bell choir of Bethesda Lutheran Church; Two to Tango, the university dance group; and university student/community vocalists.
As in previous years, the concluding numbers promise to be a "pull all the stops out" listening and visual display that will keep your hands clapping, your toes tapping and make September 28th a date to remember!
For more information see News Bureau article.