A Big Band Celebration

Friday, April 19, 2013 8:00PM

A Big Band Celebration
Presale through May 3, 2016

Matt Catingub, conductor
Steve Moretti, drums

The Phoenix Symphony is bringing Big Band back! Conductor Matt Catingub joins the Symphony to perform hits from Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Quincy Jones and more. Son of the late great jazz vocalist Mavis Rivers, Catingub is known for his unique abilities as a conductor, composer, arranger, instrumentalist and singer. At age 17, Catingub was the youngest member of the Louie Bellson Big Band and has since experienced a life-long career of musical success. He has written arrangements and orchestrations for many of the world’s leading artists including Michael Feinstein, Rosemary Clooney and Chris Botti, and has had music featured on the Grammy award-winning soundtrack for the film “Goodnight, and Good Luck.” Experience the energy and sound of the Big Band Era performed live by The Phoenix Symphony.