BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – For those who appreciate music from the 1930s and 1940s, get ready to hear the big band sound performed live. On Sat., April 4 at 8 p.m., the Geneva College Jazz Band will showcase In the Mood XIV “Big Band Music Returns,” in the John H. White Chapel on Geneva College’s campus.
Some of this year’s selections include “Georgia on My Mind,” “My Funny Valentine,” “April in Paris,” “Something’s Gotta Give” and “When I Fall in Love”
“These In-the-Mood concerts have become such a tremendous night of fun and energy,” says director Don Kephart. “Seeing a full house and watching such a wide range of ages enjoy the same wonderful music together is just a great experience.”
The community is invited to attend but tickets are required. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for students, and may be purchased or reserved through the Geneva College’s department of music office 8 – 11 a.m. or 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. on weekdays, phone 724-847-6660. Tickets are limited for this high-demand concert.
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
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