The Yachats Big Band will be hosting its First Thursday dance at the Yachats Commons on June 2, beginning at 7 PM. The band will perform a number of tunes, both instrumental and vocal, from the Swing Era through just yesterday. The eclectic playlist includes a Country/Western piece or two, along with a polka medley. There will be several ballads sung by vocalists Akia Woods and Rich Forster.
The Yachats Big Band is composed of both amateur and professional musicians from the central Oregon coast and Willamette Valley. The Band hosts a dance on the first Thursday of every month at the Yachats Commons, located at Hwy 101 & W 4th St, Yachats, Oregon.
The Band is currently seeking alto, tenor and baritone saxophone players. If you are a sax player, have your own instrument, can read music and are interesting in joining the band, contact Pete Lawson at email@example.com.
Doors will open at 6:30 PM. Coffee and light refreshments will be available. A donation of $5.00 per person is requested.