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2022 EVENTS ______

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

Sunday, April 24, 2022 | 2:00 p.m.
Ypsilanti Community High School
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Chelsea Sounds & Sights

Thursday, June 30, 2022 | 6:00–8:30 p.m.
Clocktower Gazebo
Chelsea, Michigan

Silver Maples

Friday, July 22, 2022 | private event
Chelsea, Michigan

Branch County Fair Senior Program
with the ABC Sisters

Thursday, August 11, 2022 | 1:00 p.m.
Coldwater, Michigan

Private Party

Saturday, September 18, 2022
Ypsilanti, Michigan

Brecon Village

Friday, September 30, 2022 | private event
Saline, Michigan

Trenton Fall Bash
with the ABC Sisters

Saturday, October 1, 2022 | Noon to 2:00 p.m.
W. Jefferson at West Road, Trenton, 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

Dance Manchester!
Swing Dance

***CANCELED***
Saturday, March 14, 2020
Emanuel United Church, Manchester, Michigan

Washtenaw Community Concert Band's Ensemble Concert

***CANCELED***
Sunday, March 29, 2020
Washtenaw Community College, Ann Arbor, Michigan

Victory Summer VE-Day Celebration

***CANCELED***
Saturday, May 9, 2020
Detroit Historical Museum, Detroit, Michigan

Jackson District Library: Summer Music Series

***CANCELED***
Saturday, July 18, 2020
Vandercook Lake Park, Jackson, Michigan

Branch County Fair Senior Program

***CANCELED***
Thursday, August 13, 2020
Coldwater, Michigan

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.

We also partner with the ABC Sisters, an Andrews Sisters tribute act of three real-life sisters. Consider booking The Big Band Theory AND the ABC Sisters for your event or festival.

Big Band hits including

  • In the Mood
  • April in Paris
  • A String of Pearls
  • 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 by the Andrews Sisters

  • Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
  • Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree
  • Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen
  • Hold Tight
  • Beat Me Daddy Eight to the Bar

 

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 ______

See more videos on our YouTube Channel

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