Forum staff reports, Published October 24 2012
Weekend watch: The Birdland Big Band at MSUM
The legendary Birdland jazz club is firmly planted in New York’s music scene, but a touring offshoot of the hot spot will lay down a swinging beat next week in town. The Birdland Big Band lands Hansen Theatre, Roland Dille Center for the Arts, Minnesota State University Moorhead on Tuesday. Drummer Tommy Igoe leads the 15-piece outfit through a mix of contemporary tunes and classic compositions starting at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $12 for students, $24 for seniors and $28 for adults. (218) 477-2271.