The Lincoln Land Community College Big Band will perform three upcoming concerts entitled “LOVE.” All are free and open to the public.
On Monday, April 18, the concert will be held at First Christian Church, 6th and Cook in Springfield beginning at 7:30 p.m. and feature Alex Lang, trombone; Sophie Nuding, vocals; Bobby Herpal, trumpet; and Kevin Carman, saxophone. At the event, voluntary donations will be collected to benefit individuals with Cardiofaciocutaneous Syndrome.
Also, the Big Band will perform a “LOVE Senior Prom” concert at the Central Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 501 S. 4th in Springfield on Monday, April 25, beginning at 6:30 p.m. The concert/dance will feature Big Band standards such as “Ain’t That a Kick in the Head,” “LOVE,” “In the Mood” and many more.
The Big Band will next perform the “LOVE Senior Prom” at Pleasant Hill Village, 1010 W. North St. in Girard on Monday, May 9, beginning at 6:30 p.m. This concert/dance will feature Big Band standards such as “My Funny Valentine,” “Blue Bossa,” “Misty” and “Jump, Jive and Wail.”