August 29, 2015, 5:00pm
The Marine Band San Diego Big Band performed in the Plaza de Panama as part of the Balboa Park Centennial Celebration. This swinging ensemble consists of 19 members and is a traditional jazz ensemble. They performed classic styles from the Big Band era, as well as modern contemporary arrangements of classic originals. Their repertoire consists of jazz standards such as American Patrol, Come Fly with Me, Cheek to Cheek, Emily, Fascinating Rhythm, Georgia On My Mind, and In the Mood. Everyone danced and shared a good time with this vibrant group of Marines.