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What Makes It Great? Swing: The Great Bands of the Swing Era

March 18 @ 7:30 pm

Long compared to legendary composer-conductor Leonard Bernstein and exalted as “Classical music’s greatest evangelist” by the Boston Herald, Rob Kapilow returns to the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts (CCPA) with Cal State Northridge Jazz Band for WHAT MAKES IT GREAT? SWING: THE GREAT BANDS OF THE SWING ERA on Wednesday, March 18, 7:30 PM. Tickets for the program are $55 and are available at the CCPA Ticket Office and or by calling (562) 916-8500. The performance is sponsored by George & Bev Ray/LeFiell.

Get ready for a swingin’ evening with composer ROB KAPILOW as he and the CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE JAZZ BAND celebrate the music of the 1930s and 1940s by delving into the works of famous bandleaders of the time – Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, and Artie Shaw. A Q&A concludes the evening.

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March 18
7:30 pm
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Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts
12700 Center Court Dr S.
Cerritos, 90703 United States
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(562) 916-8501

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