Music: Lyric Hall Big Band to perform Wed., May 22, at 8 PM

Lyric_Hall_Big_Band_WebThe Lyric Hall Big Band—an offshoot of the Lyric Hall Orchestra, renowned for accompanying silent films at the restored vaudeville hall in Westville—plays the Best Video Performance Space on Wednesday, May 22. The music starts at 8 PM and the admission is $5. The Lyric Hall Large Band plays everything from Perez Prado to Kool and the Gang. Star Wars tunes to Thelonious Monk.

Come hear Steve Asetta (sax), Keith Yarbrough (tuba), Tim Kane and Nick Di Maria (trumpets), Jim Berger and Nate Trier (euphonium) and Matt Moadell (drums) play their way from Jamaica to New Orleans, Cuba, Manhattan and more.

UPCOMING PERFORMANCE SPACE EVENTS:

• Sunday, May 19. MUSIC, IMAGE & SPOKEN WORD: MARK SABA & TOM IZZO

• Thursday, May 23. HOCKEY ROCK: THE ZAMBONIS

•Thursday, May 30. ACOUSTIC FOLK: ROBERT MESSORE

• Wednesday, June 5. PUNK/BLUES: SPACE ORPHANS

• Thursday, June 6. INDIE ROCK: ELISON JACKSON

• Monday, June 10. FILM SCREENING: “SAVING HUBBLE”

• Wednesday, June 12. SINGER-SONGWRITER: ANNA AYRES-BROWN

• Thursday, June 13. INDIE ROCK: THE MOUNTAIN MOVERS

• Wednesday, June 19. CABARET: RICH MORAN

• Thursday, June 20. INDIE POP: THE FURORS, AL HOWARD

• Wednesday, June 26. INDIE ROCK: THE JELLYSHIRTS

• Thursday, June 27. SINGER-SONGWRITERS: FRANK CRITELLI, MARK MIRANDO

• Wednesday, July 10. ACOUSTIC FOLK: SHELDON CAMPBELL

• Thursday, July 11. ACOUSTIC ROCK: JAMES VELVET & THE LONESOME SPARROWS