Players recreate big band sound

Big band sounds of Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw and Benny Goodman are coming to Derbyshire.

Chris Dean’s Syd Lawrence Orchestra will be recreating the sounds of years gone by in a concert in Buxton Opera House on Sunday, September 4.

Music by stars such as Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and Bill May feature in the On The Beat show which starts at 8pm.

Tickets cost £15.50 and £17.50; to book, call 0845 127 2190 or www.buxtonoperahouse.org.uk