As part of the Festival of the Arts, The Flat River Big Band will be hosting a night of swing dance and music on Friday, February 23rd at 7:00pm at the Holiday Inn and Conference Center Ballroom. Great for dancers and listeners, the room will be filled with swing-era tunes performed by the Flat River Big Band of Greenville, MI. The eighteen member Flat River Big Band is made up of musicians from all walks of life – band directors, businessmen and women, factory workers, engineers, medical professionals – including several Big Rapids musicians. The group’s repertoire includes well known selections from the famous jazz orchestras of Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, and the Dorsey Brothers, while also serving up contemporary selections.
For more information, please visit the Festival of the Arts webpage.