Top night with jazz orchestra; DROITWICH.
MUSIC fans are in for a treat when Worcestershire Jazz Orchestra performs in Droitwich Spa for one night only.
The ensemble will show off its skills at the town's Norbury Theatre, in Friar friar [Lat. frater=brother], member of certain Roman Catholic religious orders, notably, the Dominicans, Franciscans, Carmelites, and Augustinians. Although a general form of address in the New Testament, since the 13th cent. Street, on Friday, February 10.
Established ten years ago, the orchestra, which features a mix of professional and amateur performers, has a big band repertoire from the late 1930s to present day, covering Glenn Miller Noun 1. Glenn Miller - United States bandleader of a popular big band (1909-1944)
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The line-up comprises three alto saxophones, three tenor saxophones, a baritone saxophone The baritone saxophone, often called "bari sax" (to avoid confusion with the baritone horn, which is often referred to simply as "baritone"), is one of the larger and lower pitched members of the saxophone family. It was invented by Adolphe Sax. , four trumpets, four trombones, a keyboard, bass and rhythm guitars and drums.
The entertainment starts at 7.30pm. Tickets are pounds 7, available on the door or from the theatre's box office on 01905 770154.