Northeast Navy Showband at RIC July 14

The Northeast Navy Showband – one of the most in-demand big bands in New England – will perform a concert of swing, big band and patriotic music on Wednesday, July 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium in Roberts Hall.

The Showband, based at the Naval Station Newport, provides public concerts, music clinics and appearances at jazz festivals and serves civilian and military communities and commands throughout the northeastern U.S.

The high-quality ensemble consists of five trumpets, four trombones, five saxophones, a rhythm section and vocalists, who perform big band favorites by artists such as Buddy Rich, Maynard Ferguson, The Brecker Brothers, Glenn Miller and others.

Free admission. Click here to find out more about the Northeast Navy Showband. For more information on the concert, call (401) 456-9514.