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a large dance or jazz band usually featuring improvised solos by lead musicians

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Big Band music during the 1950s was anything but gone.
I urge all fans of Big Band Music to write to the BBC in protest at this decision.
Glenn Miller is synonymous with big band music and the Glenn Miller Sound is still played by orchestras and bands around the world.
Audiences will be transported back to an era of big band music and dancers like Fred Astaire, Gene Kelly and Mr Bojangles.
Thursday at Amazon Park next to Amazon Center; Swing Shift has been making big band music in Eugene since 1978, and includes current and former music teachers and students.
The City of Derry Jazz and Big Band Music festival returns on April 28 and those lucky enough to get along will not be disappointed.
Abu Dhabi They are united by a common love of Big Band music in all its forms.
She sang Big Band music firstly in Newcastle then in Belfast and Birmingham.
military veterans are actually a "compromise" for him, as he fancies big band music.
While many activities such as baton twirling and big band music underline the fact that many of those interned were native born, traditional Japanese art and drama were also created, despite the disapproval of those running the camps.
Stardust" is a must for fans of big band music everywhere, highly recommended.
My mother used to love to sing and dance to big band music during the war, so that reminds me of her.
A FUSION of big band music will be shaking Sunderland this weekend as the city hosts the Great North Big Band Jazz Festival.
A flying display by the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight's Spitfire and Dakota "Salute to the Few" was followed by a three-course meal by TV chef Nick Nairn and big band music.