The World-Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today. With its unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world.
Join us in the Weidner Center’s Fort Howard Hall for a pre-concert Q&A! UW-Green Bay Associate Professor of Music, Adam Gaines, leads a conversation with band leader Nick Hillscher. Hear about the life of a big band musician on the road, the history of big band music and other insider takes from these two musicians chatting about music and taking your questions. This event is free and open to all ticket holders. Doors will open at 5:30pm. Event starts at 5:45pm.