The BAY AREA BIG BAND-
Bringing to life an era of big bands and ballroom dancing,
Sunday, July 20th
7- 9 pm
Free/ No Cover
229 Garland Street
Downtown Traverse City Warehouse District
Full Cash Bar
Now serving food from Sombrero Verde.
The BAY AREA BIG BAND generates an electricity and excitement guaranteed to bring you out of your seat. The swinging sounds of jazz one of America’s purist art forms is the foundation of this group. Building on a proud tradition of such historical bands as; Duke Ellington, Woody Herman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Maynard Ferguson, and more the Bay Area Big Band creates a musical experience not to be missed. The bands commitment to excellence and passion to carry on this rich musical heritage will turn any event in to a memory not soon forgotten.
The band’s 16 musicians feature world class local talent that includes such recognizable artists as: Rick Culver, Pete Asch, Steve Stargardt, Mike Hunter, Jack Dryden, John Lindenau, and more.
From swing to contemporary, rich ballads to latin, the bands music reaches across generations, cultures, and all musical tastes. The arrangements and rich orchestrations highlight both the ensemble and individual talents.
INSIDEOUT GALLERY is one of the largest art galleries in the mid-west. Housed in an old furniture warehouse building and located within the burgening Warehouse District in Traverse City, MI, IOG is right downtown – but ” Way Off the beaten Path”.
With over nine years of presenting live and original music, IOG's entertainment venue features over 3,000 sq. ft & 200 seats. They present local, regional, and both National & International touring acts.
InsideOut Gallery also hosts live music every week in their main gallery area - the Outré Lounge, and is always free/ no cover.
Weather permitting, IOG opens up their outside patio for additional seating & fun.