Simply Swing feat Vivian LaRosa

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Monday, August 14, 2017 -7 pm – FREE


Darius Miller Band Shell, Walnut Hill Park, 184 West Main Street, New Britain (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. for more series info.