Wednesday, Sep 1, 2010 • NY’s Most Dangerous Big Band in Sayville - FREE • IslipArtsCouncil
September 1, 2010
NY’s Most Dangerous Big Band
Sayville Common Ground 7:00 PM
From Gershwin to Sinatra, from Nat King Cole to Santana, to Norah Jones and beyond – from “Georgia on My Mind” to “New York State of Mind” – New York’s Most Dangerous Big Band brings that traditional Big Band sound to over 200 tunes in their formidable repertoire. The NYMDBB are as capable a group as you are likely to find in any aggregation. Each member brings a distinct flavor to the mix, creating the smooth powerhouse performances that this band is renowned for, to audiences all over Long Island.
Venue: Sayville Common Ground
The Common Ground at the Town of Islip’s Rotary Park
Located between Gillette Avenue and Candee Avenue in Sayville, NY
DIRECTIONS FROM LIE ROUTE 495 HEADING EAST OR WEST ....
Take EXIT 59 to CR-93 South / OCEAN AVENUE. Continue to follow CR-93 S. Drive 4.1 miles. CR-93 S becomes LAKELAND AVENUE. Drive 1.4 miles Drive over the LIRR railroad tracks. LAKELAND AVENUE becomes RAILROAD AVENUE. Drive 0.3 miles. At the traffic light in downtown Sayville, continue straight (south) RAILROAD AVENUE becomes GILLETTE AVENUE. The Common Ground park will be on your right in less than 0.1 mile.
The Common Ground
P.O. Box 142
Sayville, NY 11782
Organizer: Islip Arts Council (IslipArtsCouncil)
The Islip Arts Council provides diverse audiences with activities which encompass both Presentation and Service to the Arts field. Its presentations cover a variety of disciplines ranging from fine classical music to Master Classes with renowned musicians, for little or no cost.
This summer they have an expansive calendar of events, including: Free Concerts, Especially for Children, Music, Theater, Dance, Exhibits, Film, Workshops, Lectures and Classes. Not to be missed is New York Philharmonic Free Concert at Heckscher State Park.
The free concerts include some great bands for swing dancing. Check their complete calendar.
Islip Arts Council
50 Irish Lane
East Islip, NY 11730