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Inspired by Music Mountain’s season theme, Here Comes The Sun! this beloved 20-piece big band will perform solar lyrics from the Great American Songbook. Swingtime Big Band will keep you ‘on the sunny side of the street’ with music from icons like Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Les Brown, and Frank Sinatra.

Swingtime’s return to Eisenhower Park’s Harry Chapin Lakeside Theatre this Friday, July 8, presented by our friends at Nassau County Parks. Our concert starts at 8pm, and there’s plenty of room to spread out a blanket and chairs and enjoy a picnic supper, so we hope you will come join us (with plentiful parking available in Fields 6 and 6A).

We are delighted to continue our long tradition of celebrating Valentine’s Day at the Madison Theatre at Molloy College on Sunday, Feb. 13 (3pm)! For our ninth annual concert of classic love songs from the Swing Era and the Great American Songbook, we bring you an entertaining all new show called LOVE NOTES: A Swingtime Big Band Valentine. The music & lyrics of the Great American Songbook tell love stories in uniquely meaningful ways, and it’s our great pleasure to bring these romantic tales to life! You’ll hear hits from such iconic bands as Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Les Brown, Jimmie Lunceford, Ray Anthony and Buddy Rich, plus 100th birthday tributes to legendary vocalists Doris Day and Judy Garland, along with renowned composer/arrangers Ernie Wilkins and Neal Hefti (who famously collaborated with Frank Sinatra). Tickets are on sale now, and this is always one of our most popular shows of the year, so you and your sweetheart won’t want to miss this one! And, as always, we are very happy to offer friends and fans of Swingtime a special 10% discount on tickets for our Feb. 13 concert! Just use the code word LUVNOTES when you buy your tickets online or at the box office (516-323-4444)

Get into the swing of the festive season with a magical big band holiday concert! James Langton's New York All-Star Big Band featuring clarinetist Dan Levinson and vocalist Molly Ryan will present a festive program of swingin' seasonal selections originally performed by Frank Sinatra, Duke Ellington, Peggy Lee, Nat King Cole, Benny Goodman, Ella Fitzgerald, Johnny Mercer, the Pied Pipers, and others. But wait - there's more! There's Gimme Four, the sensational, prize-winning vocal quartet. Don't miss this spectacular show featuring such timeless holiday classics as "Winter Wonderland", "Jingle Bells", "Santa Claus is Coming to Town", and "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas". Seasonal surprises and delights galore!

Oh What A Night of Doo Wop

Bergen PAC, 30 North Van Brunt Street, Englewood, NY 07631

Enjoy a night of good old Doo Wop & Rock & Roll for the fourth volume of Oh What Night from LARS Enterprises. The show is sponsored by Age-Friend Englewood and features Lou Christie (“Lightning Strikes”), Dennis Tufano – Original Lead Singer of The Buckinghams (“Kind Of A Drag”). Ron Dante (“Sugar-Sugar"), The Vogues ("5 O’Clock World"), Brian Hyland (“Sealed With A Kiss”), Joey Dee (“Peppermint Twist”) and Sky’s The Limit – -A Tribute To The Original Duprees.

Hosted by Cool Bobby B of SiriusXM's 50s on 5