The 15th Annual Les Brown Big Band Weekend

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Les Brown Jr.

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Thursday, April 

The Les Brown Film Festival

7:00 pm 

 Pine Grove Theatre

  213 S.  Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove, PA

http://www.pinegrovetheatre.com/index.html

The 2nd annual film festival features cinematic appearances of  Les Brown Jr. in specially chosen films rarely publicly seen.  Whether a big band fan or cinema history buff, don’t miss this opportunity to view them in a 1920s renovated historical theatre.

 

This event is open to the public and admission is FREE.

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Friday, April 

The Les Brown Dance

7:00 – 10:00 pm 

Tower City American Legion

  2 Clarks Valley Road, Tower City, PA

With

M & J Big Band

https://mjbigband.com

Three hours of dancing to the music of the big band era. Tickets are $10.00; available at the door or for reserve seating call 717-926-2849

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Saturday, April

The Les Brown Big Band Festival

12:00 – 4:00 pm 

Williams Valley High School

 10330 Route 209, Tower City, PA

The doors open at 11:30 am. Enjoy the music of the big band era continuously in the performing arts auditorium.   Personally meet the special guests and musicians. Food available throughout the day.  Adult admission is $10.00 at the door (which includes a souvenir token); children & students (through college with ID) free.

 

Special Musical Guests

Les Brown Jr., Band of Renown director

Les Brown Jr.

AND


Les Sr.’s kid brother Stumpy Brown

(via telephone)

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Musical Groups: 

Williams Valley HS Jazz Band

 

Town of Renown Jazz Band

http://www.facebook.com/WVAJB/?ref=br_rs

 

2021 Festival Schedule

Main Auditorium

12:00  Welcome by Les Brown Jr.

12:10  Williams Valley HS Jazz Band

12:45    TBA    

2:00     TBA

2:45     TBA

3:00    TBA

 

Food Court 

12:30   Town of Renown Jazz Band

1:15     WV High School Jazz Band

2:30    Town of Renown Jazz Band

 

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Sunday, April 19

Celebration of Music

 3:00 pm

Trinity United Church of Christ

446 East Grand Ave., Tower City, PA 17980

This non-denominational worship service will be held  at 3:00 pm and is open to the public.  Special music will be by local  musicians.

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