Summertime Live - Glenn Miller Orchestra @ Portage's Overlander Bandshell

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Presented by City of Portage - Summer Entertainment Series (SES) and Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo at Donald E. Overlander Bandshell, Portage MI

Aug 02
Summertime Live - Glenn Miller Orchestra @ Portage's Overlander Bandshell

The first Glenn Miller Orchestra did not make it at all.  It was a total and absolute economic failure.  But Glenn knew what he wanted, held to that dedication and relentlessly worked to succeed.  He launched his second band – the one that lives on today – in March of 1938.  The Glenn Miller Orchestra has been a “hit” ever since.

The legendary Glenn Miller was one of the most successful of all dance bandleaders back in the Swing Era of the 1930’s and 40’s.  A matchless string

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Donald E. Overlander Bandshell

7810 Shaver Rd, Portage, MI 49024

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