The UK’s most renowned big band swings you back in time playing Glenn Miller’s own arrangements of favourite wartime chart-toppers and hits from the forties directed by legendary band leader Ray McVay, and guest vocalists Mark Porter and Catherine Sykes.
Expect all the favourites! St. Louis Blues March, Sing Sing Sing, Little Brown Jug, Strike Up the Band, Pennsylvania 65-000, In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, String of Pearls, American Patrol, Tuxedo Junction.
Special guests The Polka Dot Dolls perform a tribute to The Andrews Sisters with Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree, Don’t Fence Me In and Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.
The orchestra will perform the second half of the concert in the World War II uniforms of the US army Air Force.