Classical music

Glenn Miller Orchestra

Part of Classical Season

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.

The orchestra performs the second half of the concert in the World War II uniforms of the US Army Air Force.

Strike Up the Band, Running Wild, Sing Sing Sing, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, String of Pearls, Chattanooga Choo Choo
plus all your favourites including:
Moonlight Serenade, Little Brown Jug, Pennsylvania 6-5000, American Patrol, Tuxedo Junction & In the Mood


Glenn Miller Orchestra
Ray McVay director
Mark Porter guest singer
Catherine Sykes guest singer
The Uptown Hall Gang
The Moonlight Serenaders
plus special guests
The Swing Time Jivers
The Polka Dot Dolls

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Royal Festival Hall


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