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UPCOMING EVENTS ______

Chelsea Sounds and Sights on Thursday Nights

Thursday, June 22, 2017 • 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Clocktower Gazebo
Chelsea, Michigan
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Warner Mansion 150th Birthday Gala

Saturday, August 12, 2017 • 7 – 9 PM
Governor Warner Mansion
Farmington, Michigan
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YOUR EVENT HERE

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PAST EVENTS ______

Mardi Gras Party

Saturday, February 6, 2016
Private Event, Ann Arbor, Michigan

WCCB Ensemble Concert

Sunday, March 21, 2016
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Jazz Concert

Monday, May 23, 2016
Cranbrook Tower, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Jazz Picnic

Saturday, August 6, 2016
Private Event, Milan, Michigan

WCCB Ensemble Concert

Sunday, February 5, 2017
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

ABOUT THE BAND ______

The Big Band Theory is a 15-piece big band based in Southeast Michigan.

We play a variety of music from big band standards to jazz and Dixieland.

Big Band hits including

  • In the Mood
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • Little Brown Jug

 

Dixieland favorites such as

  • When the Saints Go Marching In
  • Lazy River
  • Down By the Riverside

 

Themes from stage & screen

  • Mission Impossible
  • Lida Rose from The Music Man

 

plus a variety of jazz standards, ballads & holiday favorites!

 

The Big Band Theory includes

  • Fred Nagrich - alto sax
  • Michael Vanderhoof - alto sax
  • Susan Westhoff - tenor sax/clarinet
  • Larry Salenbien - bari sax
  • Cherryl Vanderhoof - flute/soprano sax
  • Bey Hurt - trumpet
  • Michael Westhoff - trumpet
  • Duane Wells - trumpet
  • Wayne Jahnke - trombone
  • Bryan Marr - trombone
  • Nathan Sparks - trombone
  • Richard Ingrao - guitar
  • Eric Walters - string bass
  • Miguel Perez - string bass
  • Shane Rasmussen - piano
  • Brian Golden - drums
  • Aaron Taratsas - drums

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AUDIO CLIPS ______

Samplings from our holiday program.

CONTACT US ______

If you would like more information about The Big Band Theory or would like to book the band, please send us an email.

The Big Band Theory
P: 734.355.9040
E: contact@bbtheory.com