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Front Page - Friday, February 14, 2020

Big Band Fever returns Valentine’s Day weekend

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera will invite the audience at its “Big Band Fever” concert this weekend to dance onstage. - Photograph provided

The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera’s “Big Band Fever” concert will return to the Tivoli Theatre on Friday, Feb. 14 and Saturday, Feb. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

The annual Valentine’s weekend performance will feature live swing music from principal pops conductor Bob Bernhardt and the CSO Big Band.

Chattanooga native and former Glenn Miller Orchestra performer Valerie Duke will return as guest vocalist, lending her talents to songs by Sarah Vaughn, Cole Porter and more.

Attendees will be able to enjoy the concert from their seats or dance onstage. Kyle Barels of Dance Tonight Chattanooga will provide ticketholders with a free dance lesson prior to each performance beginning at 6:45 p.m.

Purchase tickets at the CSO box office (423 267-8583) or chattanoogasymphony.org.

Source: CSO