Glen Miller Orchestra offers unique jazz sound


Make text smaller Make text larger




The incomparable Glenn Miller Orchestra returns to the Newton Theatre on Sunday, July 27 at 3 p.m.

The quintessential Glenn Miller Orchestra has been entertaining audiences since the 1930s. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world.

Formed in the 1930s by American musician, arranger, composer and bandleader Glenn Miller, who was one of the best-selling artists of the 30s and 40s, leading one of the best known big bands. Miller's notable and record-breaking recordings and top 10 hits include "In the Mood," "Moonlight Serenade," "Chattanooga Choo Choo," "A String of Pearls," "At Last," "(I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo," "Tuxedo Junction," and "Little Brown Jug."

Sadly, in 1944 while he was traveling to entertain U.S. troops in France during World War II, Glenn Miller's aircraft disappeared in bad weather over the English Channel and he was never seen again.

Tickets for the Glenn Miller Orchestra are $34 for premium and orchestra seating and $29 for balcony. Purchase tickets by visiting www.thenewtontheatre.com or contact the box office at 973-383-3700.

The historic Newton Theatre, located at 234 Spring Street in Newton, N.J.

Make text smaller Make text larger

Comments

Pool Rules



MUST READ NEWS

Water Expert Andy Ball: Slimy Water
The minerals that make water hard usually contain calcium and magnesium. Calcium and magnesium in water interfere with the cleaning action of soap and detergent. They do this by...
Read more »
Image

Healthy You 2018





2018: A health calendar






Read more »
Image

Dennis Arthur Hey
Dennis Arthur Hey, 62 years old, died unexpectedly at Newton Medical Center on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Born to W. Arthur and Dorothy Hey in Franklin, NJ, he had lived in...
Read more »
Image

Sleepy Man coming to Centenary Stage
Centenary Stage Company and Centenary University present the virtuosic Americana band, Sleepy Man, to the Lackland...
Read more »
Image

VIDEOS



* indicates required
Community Newspapers


MOST READ

Entertainment
Sleepy Man coming to Centenary Stage
  • Jan 19, 2018
Features
Healthy You 2018
  • Jan 19, 2018
Ask The Expert
Water Expert Andy Ball: Slimy Water
  • Jan 21, 2018
Local News
Mass and Irish breakfast planned
  • Jan 19, 2018
Obituaries
Dennis Arthur Hey
  • Jan 19, 2018

MOST COMMENTED



Weather in Lafayette, NJ