The North Coast Big Band will perform a benefit concert for the Clatsop Community College Performing Arts Center at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 31. Doors open at 1:30 and tickets are available at the door.
The concert will feature music from the big band era as well as the music of W.C. Handy, Fats Domino, Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Benny Goodman, Hoagy Carmichael, Cole Porter, and Glen Miller. Soloists include David Drury, Ken Kirby, Steve Kienberger, Terry Dahlgren, Mike Evans, Judy Shatto, Rachel Lake, and Peter Hinsbeeck.
The North Coast Big Band is dedicated to preserving music from the Big Band Era to the present. For additional information, call Lee Stromquist 503-861-1328.