Terry Myers Orchestra
Benny Goodman at Festival of Fine Arts
LAKELAND, Fla. (Oct. 14, 2003) - Florida
Southern College and the Festival of Fine Arts welcome the Terry
Myers Orchestra in "A Tribute to Benny Goodman," celebrating the
legendary bandleader with an all-star orchestra led by conductor
and saxophonist Terry Myers. The program takes place in Branscomb
Auditorium Oct. 27 at 7:30 p.m.
The orchestra, the only group authorized to reproduce Goodman's
charts, debuted on Oct. 1, 1992 at Busch Gardens in Tampa. Orchestra
selections include "Stompin' At The Savoy," "Fascinatin' Rhythm,"
and "Sing, Sing, Sing," with vocals performed by Connie Brink.
Tickets are $20. FSC students are admitted free of charge; non-FSC
students pay half price. For ticket information, please contact
the Branscomb Auditorium box office at (863) 680-4296.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.