The Big Band Brewery Bonanza

The Big Band Brewery Bonanza
Free Entry
24
/ Oct
Saturday
2015

Free Entry

The Big Band Brewery Bonanza

Location
3 Garlands Road
Venue
The Brewery

This Labour weekend The Brewery are playing host to the Christchurch Big Band Festival..

Its a family friendly daytime extravaganza.. and it’s foot loose and fancy ‘free’

http://www.bigbandfest.org.nz/

Big Band refers to a jazz group of ten or more musicians, usually featuring at least three trumpets, two or more trombones, four or more saxophones, and a “rhythm section” of accompanists playing some combination of piano, guitar, bass, and drums. “Big band music” as a concept for music fans is identified most with the swing era, although there were large, jazz-oriented dance bands before the swing era of the 1930s and ’40s, and large jazz-oriented…