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Hunter Fuerste and His American Vintage Orchestra

Turner Hall
115 S. Bench St.
Galena IL 61036
Local: 563-580-6192

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This 14-piece orchestra transports concertgoers to another time with authentic re-creations of big band hits popular from 1935 to 1945.


Orchestra Director, Hunter Fuerste, painstakingly scores the music for each of the musicians in his entire orchestra by listening to vintage recordings on 78 rpm records. Fuerste is a tremendously talented arranger with a genuine desire to re-create every sound and element of the big band genre.

Performances regularly feature the hits of Glenn Miller, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Count Basie and many others.

Time: 6-8 p.m.
Admission: Free Admission Concert. All Are Welcome.
Table Sponsorships available.

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