"Kick Up Your Heels!" Ukiah Symphony plays Big Band music
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The Ukiah Symphony Orchestra opens its 2018-19 season with playful panache with a Big Band-themed concert, “Kick Off Your Shoes!” The concert reunites popular local songstress Roseanne Wetzel with Bay Area crooner Pedro Rodelas.
The two will engage in a celebration of an important part of the Great American Songbook, bringing to life popular music of the 1930s and 40s when the Big Band era was at its height. The orchestra will be well-prepared for the occasion, with conductor Les Pfutzenreuter increasing the brass section (saxophones, trumpets, and trombones) and providing prominent roles for piano, bass, drums and guitar. Rodelas will sing in the style of crooners such as Gene Kelly, Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, FrankView more
Tickets are $30 for adults, $25 for seniors age 65 and up, and free for ASB card holders and everyone under 18. Tickets are available at the Mendocino Book Company at 102 S. School St. in Ukiah or online at www.ukiahsymphony.org. Season tickets, which provide four tickets for the cost of three, are also available online.
1000 Hensley Creek Road, Ukiah, CA 95482