Swinging into summer


Swing Time Big Band, Long Island’s premier swing band, will be performing classic songs from stage and screen in an all-American program perfect for a summer evening at the sprawling and picturesque Long Island Maritime Museum in Sayville.

Organized by the Islip Arts Council, this 20-piece ensemble recreates the legendary sounds of the Swing Era. Vocalists are celebrating Nelson Riddle’s 100th birthday, a composer who recorded with Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Linda Ronstadt, Dean Martin, and ol’ blue eyes himself, Frank Sinatra.

Tickets are still available for $10, which include parking and seating at the concert. All seating will be on the lawn with a view of the stage and the Great South Bay. Food trucks will be available, but guests can bring their own refreshments and seating as well.


No comments on this item Please log in to comment by clicking here