Simply Swing feat Vivian LaRosa

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Thursday, August 3, 20177 pm FREE


Henry Park, 120 South Street, Vernon (860) 989-9217

The 2017 Farmington Bank Community Concert Series featuring Simply Swing continues with the popular 10-piece swing orchestra presenting a Salute to the Big Bands. Under the musical direction of composer/arranger/drummer Joe LaRosa, Simply Swing will perform favorites from 10 different Big Bands including hits by Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Artie Shaw, Harry James, Tommy Dorsey, Buddy Rich, Stan Kenton and Woody Hermann. Vocalist Vivian LaRosa will sing selections commemorating the Ella Fitzgerald Centennial. Free and open to the public, the performance is one of 20 concerts throughout Greater Hartford and West Massachusetts that make up the 2017 Farmington Bank Community Concert Series featuring Simply Swing. See for more series info.