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UPCOMING EVENTS ______

Dance Manchester!
Swing Dance

! ! POSTPONED ! !
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Emanuel United Church, Manchester, Michigan

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

! ! POSTPONED ! !
Sunday, March 29, 2020
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Victory Summer VE-Day Celebration

! ! POSTPONED ! !
Saturday, May 9, 2020
Detroit Historical Museum, Detroit, Michigan

Chelsea Sounds & Sights

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Thursday, Date TBA, 2020 • 6:30 PM
Chelsea, Michigan

Jackson District Library: Summer Music Series

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Featuring: ABC Sisters
Saturday, July 18, 2020 • 3:00 PM
Vandercook Lake Park, Jackson, Michigan

Branch County Fair Senior Program

Seniors free (parking fee applies)
Featuring: ABC Sisters
Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 12:30 PM
Coldwater, Michigan

YOUR EVENT HERE

Contact us to book the band for your event

PAST EVENTS ______

Mardi Gras Party

All Dixieland Set

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

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

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

Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights

Thursday, June 22, 2017 • 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Chelsea, Michigan

Warner Mansion 150th Birthday Gala

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

Valentine's Day Dance

Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Private Event, Ypsilanti, Michigan

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

Sunday, March 4, 2018 • 2:00 PM
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Guests of Paul Keller Orchestra

Monday, June 18, 2018
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights

Thursday, June 28, 2018 • 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Chelsea, Michigan

Jazz Picnic

Saturday, July 14, 2018
Private Event, Milan, Michigan

Guests of Paul Keller Orchestra

ALL Dixieland Set

Monday, July 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

St. Francis Parish Picnic

Sunday, September 9, 2018 • Private Event
Ann Arbor, Michigan

FEATURED PERFORMANCE

Friday, November 2, 2018 • 7 – 9 PM
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

All Dixieland Set

Sunday, March 24, 2019 at 2:00 PM
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Sounds & Sights on Thursday Nights

Thursday, June 6, 2019 • 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Clocktower Gazebo • Chelsea, Michigan

FEATURED PERFORMANCE

Friday, November 1, 2019 • 7 – 9 PM
Zal Gaz Grotto, Ann Arbor, Michigan

WCC Jazz Showcase w/s/g The Big Band Theory

Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:00 PM
Washtenaw Community College, Towsley Auditorium, Ann Arbor, MI

ABOUT THE BAND ______

The Big Band Theory is a 17-piece jazz band based in Southeast Michigan. We play a variety of music from big band and swing standards to jazz and pop/rock.

Big Band hits including

  • In the Mood
  • April in Paris
  • Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
  • Moten Swing

 

Jazz standards such as

  • Groovin' Hard
  • 'Round Midnight
  • Work Song

 

Classic favorites like

  • Mission Impossible
  • All of Me
  • God Bless the Child
  • Kiss of Fire

 

Vocal hits like

  • I Can't Give You Anything But Love
  • Memories of You
  • Blue Moon
  • Moon River
  • Lida Rose

 

Classics from Count Basie

  • Moonglow
  • Splanky
  • Hayburner

 

Pop and rock songs

  • Selections by Gordon Goodwin
  • Soulful Strut
  • Sir Duke
  • Uptown Funk

IMAGE GALLERY ______

VIDEO CLIPS ______

AUDIO CLIPS ______

Here are some samplings of rehearsal and performance recordings.

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