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Big Band

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Description

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Those were the days. Relive the peak of the big band era. You’ll find them in all their swinging majesty, the big orchestra and arrangements that made music exciting: Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey, Henry James, Arite Shaw and more. Expect to also be treated to an complementary assortment of early forms of jazz.

Music Programmer

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Pierre-Jean Lavigne

Since 1999, Pierre-Jean Lavigne has been a DJ and host of many radio shows and podcasts. He has performed at numerous festivals and opened for many of his favorite acts. Pierre-Jean has always believed that music’s capacity to surprise and touch on an emotional level is one of the best ways to bring people together. For that reason, sincerity, creativity, and freshness is are qualities he looks for in new music.

Artists

Count Basie
Duke Ellington
Benny Goodman
Glenn Miller
Charlie Barnet
Coleman Hawkins
Ted Heath
Harry James
Stan Kenton
The Spitfire Band

Chart

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