Swingtime celebrates the work of lyricist/songwriter Johnny Mercer Tuesday, March 17.
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Eddie Cantor and Jack Benny, two of radio’s legendary comedians, are heard again at the Golden Age of Radio meeting on Thursday, Jan. 2, at 1 p.m. in the Town of Fountain Hills Activity Center at the Fountain Hills Community Center.
Fountain Hills residents have the rare opportunity Friday, Dec. 20, to catch the final show of a world tour by local music duo Next to Celia. The band plays from 7 to 10:30 p.m. at Grapeables.
The Fountain Hills Community Band will perform the world premiere of the “March of Progress” by Eugene Anderson at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, in the Community Center.
The Fountain Hills Theater, in cooperation with Act Two Productions, will present “Legends of Song,” a one-man tribute to 10 great American singers on Sunday, June 30, and Monday, July 1.
La Forza Chamber Orchestra will sponsor an admission-free chamber music concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 13, in the sanctuary of Camelback Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5902 E. Camelback Road, Phoenix.
Fountain Hills resident, Scott Hallock, will perform with his Tom Petty Tribute Band, Learning to Fly, on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at BLK Live in Scottsdale. The band’s drummer, Jon Cagguila, is also from Fountain Hills.
What promises to be one of the most unusual concerts of the Christmas season will be held Monday, Dec. 11, when trombonist Christopher Bill and friends present “A Brass Christmas Celebration.”