Reno Big Band Music Fundraiser at Bartley Ranch – September 28

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  • September 24, 2008

The Reno Big Band Presents: Sunday In The Park
Featuring Special Guests Big Tiny Little and Jakki Ford

In support of a great group of talented musicians and more importantly to support ongoing music education, we wanted to promote the Reno Big Band’s UNR Band Fundraiser Event. The event is held at the Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch.

  • Sunday – September 28
  • 5:00PM – 7:00PM

This concert takes place at the Hawkins Amphitheater in Bartley Ranch Regional Park. The outdoor amphitheater is an ideal concert setting with stadium style seating giving all concert-goers amazing views of the musicians.

Reserve your tickets now before it’s too late. Call the Reno Big Band at (775) 324-2161 or visit the website and order tickets online:

Ticket prices for the event are $20.00 for seats and $15.00 for lawn seating.

Big Tiny Little
Big Tiny Little, best known for his role on The Lawrence Welk Show, is a highly successful musician best known for his signature ragtime piano talent. Little has recorded numerous albums and has most recently toured with fellow Welk alumni on the touring Live Lawrence Welk Show. He has played at President Reagan’s inaugural ball and has been featured on the PBS special, Lawrence Welk: Milestones and Memories.

Jakki Ford
Jakki Ford is a jazz vocalist originally from Detroit who now lives in Reno, Nevada. She has been a lead singer in Las Vegas and Reno stage shows. Jakki has a very jazzy vocal style that always thrills music fans throughout Northern Nevada. Her four octave range can take you from Motown to Broadway.

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