Sounds of swing at art museum tonight

Published on Thursday, 1 March 2018 21:22
Written by Angie DeRosa


NEW BRITAIN - First Friday at the New Britain Museum of American Art returns tonight.

Music will be provided by Simply Swing, a 10-piece orchestra specializing in the music of the big band and swing eras. It is led by composer, arranger and drummer Joe LaRosa and vocalist Vivian LaRosa, and features six horn players and a dynamic rhythm section.

The Alvarium Beer Co. will be on site, serving samples. A cash bar will also be available.

The fun starts at 5:30 p.m. and goes on until 8. Admission is $7 for members and $12 for non-members.

For more information, visit or call the museum’s front desk at 860-229-0257.

Posted in New Britain Herald, , New Britain on Thursday, 1 March 2018 21:22. Updated: Thursday, 1 March 2018 21:24.