Simply Swing feat Vivian Larosa

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Saturday, July 1, 20176:30 pm FREE


Riverfront Recapture’s Mortensen Plaza, Main Stage, Hartford (860) 989-9217

(Rain date: July 2)

The 2017 Farmington Bank Community Concert Series featuring Simply Swing continues with the popular 10-piece swing orchestra comprised of musicians with more than 100 years of combined service in military bands, performing a patriotic salute to America. Led by composer/arranger/drummer Joe LaRosa, Simply Swing will perform favorites including American Patrol, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Bugle Call Rag, St. Louis Blues, I’ll Be Seeing You, contemporary arrangements of Yankee Doodle and The Battle Hymn of the Republic, as well as the Armed Forces Medley and God Bless America. Vocalist Vivian LaRosa will also sing selections saluting 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.