07 Jun Glenn Milller Orchestra, back by popular demand for the 6th Annual Integrity Jazz Festival!
May 30, 2013– The Minot Area Council of the Arts announces an exciting line-up for the 6th annual Integrity Jazz Festival. Headlining the event is the World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra, the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements.
Nick Hilscher leads and directs the Glenn Miller Orchestra. In 1998, Nick became the featured male vocalist with the Glenn Miller Orchestra. His touring has taken him to all fifty United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, South America, and Japan.
Music lovers can settle in at the Scandinavian Heritage Park for a full day of nonstop entertainment from 1 – 8 PM. The family friendly atmosphere includes artists and artisans, prizes, food and (of course), great jazz!
The award winning Pivetta Duo, a husband and wife team from North Carolina, will perform with extreme versatility, diversity and accomplishment. “Bismarck’s Little Big Band” features top regional musicians and exciting Latin percussion styles. The Swing Band of Minot and a Youth Spotlight round out the day. Glenn Miller Orchestra alum and festival director Steve Veikley has assembled the “Between the Acts” combo to insure a seamless musical day.
Seven’s Restaurant hosts the jam session at 9 PM, free with your festival wristband, come one come all!
Tickets, $15 in advance or $20 at the gate, are available at the Minot Area Council of the Arts office, 1809 South Broadway, telephone 701-852-2787 or on the website www.integrityjazzfestival.com.