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BIG BAND LEGACY: Charleston Jazz Orchestra + Alva Anderson

November 13, 2022 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST

Big Band Legacy: The Charleston Jazz Orchestra

Guest Vocalist: Alva Anderson


Sun, Nov 13

Tickets: $35

West Beach Conference Center
2 Shipwatch Rd
Kiawah Island, SC 29455

Jazz Big Bands ushered in the 1920s and 1930s swing era led by iconic bandleaders such as Fletcher Henderson and Duke Ellington. The legacy continued with Count Basie, Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich, Maria Schneider, Gordon Goodwin, and more. Each artist played a significant role in the development, innovation and popularization of orchestral jazz. The rest is history! Join the Charleston Jazz Orchestra as we present a musical timeline of the evolution of jazz orchestra with Big Band Legacy!

This performance is made possible by Town of Kiawah Arts & Cultural Events.

Song List:

Hotter than ‘Ell
Moten Swing
Sing Sing Sing
Things to Come
Ad Lib on Nippon (Far East Suite IX)
Mercy Mercy Mercy
Too Close for Comfort
Game of Thrones

Watch an excerpt from the 2021 performance of Big Band Legacy!


November 13, 2022
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM EST
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West Beach Conference Center
2 Shipwatch Road
Kiawah Island, SC 29455 United States
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