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UPCOMING EVENTS ______

SPECIAL PERFORMANCE

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

YOUR EVENT HERE

Contact us to book the band for your event

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

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

WCCB 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

Special 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

ABOUT THE BAND ______

The Big Band Theory is 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

  • Josh Harper - alto sax/clarinet
  • Michael Vanderhoof - alto sax
  • Susan Westhoff - tenor sax/clarinet
  • Jon Kennedy - tenor sax
  • Larry Salenbien - bari sax
  • Cherryl Vanderhoof - flute/soprano sax
  • Bey Hurt - trumpet/flugelhorn
  • Michael Westhoff - trumpet/flugelhorn
  • Duane Wells - trumpet/flugelhorn
  • Andy Perez - trumpet/flugelhorn
  • Nathan Bielskis - trombone
  • Mark Palmieri - trombone
  • Wayne Jahnke - trombone
  • Nathan Sparks - trombone
  • Richard Ingrao - guitar
  • Miguel Perez - bass
  • Jim Wagner - piano
  • Shane Rasmussen - piano
  • Brian Golden - drums
  • Aaron Taratsas - drums

VIDEO CLIPS ______

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