Roseville Big Band Public Dances in 2017:

Saturday, June 10: Spring Big Band Hangar Dance sponsored by the Commemorative Air Force, in hangar #3 at Fleming Field in S. St. Paul, 8:00-midnight. Click here for directions (instructions and maps, 78K). Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Free swing dance lessons 7:00-7:45 by TC Swing. Special guest appearance by the Rosetones vocal quartet and the Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band. Dance exhibitions by Rhythm & Swing. Prizes awarded for best uniforms and 40's dress! Food, snacks, pop, beer & wine available! Sorry, no outside food or beverages. Admission is $15. For more information, call 651-455-6942. Here's the tentative song list. As always, we will take requests.

Swing dancers crowd the dance floor.
Saturday, September 9: Bomber's Moon Ball sponsored by the Commemorative Air Force, at Fleming Field in S. St. Paul, 8:00-midnight. Click here for directions (instructions and maps, 78K). Free swing dance lessons 7:00-7:50 by TC Swing. Special guest appearance by the Rosetones vocal quartet and the Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band. Dance exhibitions by Rhythm & Swing . Prizes awarded for best uniforms and 40's civilian dress! Food, snacks, pop, beer & wine available! Sorry, no outside food or beverages. Admission is $15. For more information, call 651-455-6942. Here's the 2016 song list and pictures from the dance. As usual, we will take requests. Miss Mitchell, the CAF's restored B-25 bomber, furnishes the background for the text: Hangar Dance!

Roseville Big Band Public Concerts in 2017:

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Tuesday, April 18: Concert at Edinborough Park, 7700 York Ave. S., Edina, 7:00-8:00 p.m. Here's the song list and pictures from the concert.  
Saturday, June 10: Outdoor Concert at the Ice Cream Social at Beacon Hill Retirement Community, 5300 Beacon Hill Road in Minnetonka, 1:00-3:00 p.m. Here's the song list. Beacon Hill Sign
Tuesday, June 27: Concert in the Park at Roseville's Frank Rog Amphitheatre, corner of Lexington and Co. Rd. C, 7:00-8:15 p.m. (In case of rain, we are prepared to move the concert indoors to St. Michael's, 1660 W. Co. Rd. B in Roseville.) Watch the concert live on the Internet via streaming video! Go to www.CTV15.org and follow the "LIVE" link. Roseville Central Park band shell
Tuesday, July 4: Concert in the Park at the Frank Rog Amphitheatre, corner of Lexington and Co. Rd. C, 7:30-8:30 p.m., followed by the Roseville Community Band at 9:00 p.m. and fireworks at 10:00 p.m. Guest artists: The award-winning Rhythm & Swing exhibition dancers. Click here for the 2016 song list. Here are pictures from the 2016 performance.
Swing Cats on July 4 July 4th fireworks
Tuesday, August 1: Concert in the Park at the Frank Rog Amphitheatre, corner of Lexington and Co. Rd. C, 7:00-8:15 p.m. Guest artists: the Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band. Click here for the song list. (In case of rain, we are prepared to move the concert indoors to St. Michael's, 1660 W. Co. Rd. B in Roseville.) Watch the concert live on the Internet via streaming video! Go to www.CTV15.org and follow the "LIVE" link. Minnesota Fire Service Pipe Band
Monday, September 11: Run to Remember at Como Park, 6:00-7:30 p.m. (time tentative). A memorial for firefighters who have died in the line of duty and also a fund raiser for the St. Paul Fire Foundation to support health and wellness incentives for St. Paul firefighters. Run starts at 6:00 p.m. A view of the Pavilion
Sunday, September 17: St. Michael's Annual Fall BBQ, 4:00-5:30 p.m., in the dining room of St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 1660 W. Co. Rd. B in Roseville, about a block and a half west of Snelling Ave. N. The dining room is in the southeast corner of the church, next to the parking lot. Click here for a map (23K).
Sunday, October 15: Concert at Edinborough Park, 7700 York Ave. S., Edina, 7:00-8:00 p.m. The southeast entrance to Edinborough Park

Roseville Big Band concerts in Roseville's Central Park are broadcast live by the volunteers of CTV15 on Channel 15, CTV North Suburbs!

Roseville Big Band Sit-in Nights in 2017:

Tuesday, April 25, in the cafeteria at St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 1660 W. Co. Rd. B in Roseville, about a block and a half west of Snelling Ave. N., 7:30-9:30 p.m. Click here for pictures from the sit-in night. Part of the group in the choir room on sit-in night. Jim Foss, guitar Dan Desmonds, tenor sax Keith Horst, tenor sax sit-in Fred Anderson, guitar sit-in Jim Foster, drum set Mike Wobig, electric bass Tom Huelsmann, bass trombone sit-in
Tuesday, November 21, in the cafeteria at St. Michael's Lutheran Church, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Other Roseville Big Band Events in 2017:

Saturday, February 4: Carleton College Mid-Winter Ball, Northfield, 9:30 p.m.-1:00 a.m. Here's the song list.  
Tuesday, March 7: Concert at Little Sisters of the Poor, Holy Family Residence, 330 Exchange St S, Saint Paul, MN 55102. 7:00-8:00 p.m. Here's the song list and pictures from the performance.  
Tuesday, October 3: Johanna Shores Concert, 3200 Lake Johanna Boulevard, Arden Hills, MN  55112, 6:30-7:30 p.m.  
Saturday, November 5: Military Appreciation Dinner and Dance at St. Bonaventure's Ambrose Hall, 901 E 90th Street, Bloomington 55420, tentatively 7:00-9:15 p.m. Click here for the 2016 song list and here for pictures from 2016. As usual, we will take requests.  

Click here for links to information about the Roseville Big Band's performances, sit-in nights, and other events in other years.

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Saturday, May 27, 2017.


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