San Juan County Parks Department continues its Music In the Park summer series in the new Stage on the Green in Eastsound.
On Sunday, Aug. 2 the popular swing band Orcatrazz will play from 6 to 7:30 p.m. and is free to all.
Bring chairs, blankets, and dancing shoes to enjoy the sounds of this 16-piece band, which specializes in music of the big band era.
Orcatrazz members have varied experiences ranging from amateur to professional, including student, teachers and studio musicians. Band leader Ken Speck has performed and traveled with his own band for a number of years. Orcatrazz personnel are Bob Littlewood on clarinet; Sam Windsor, Tom Slater, Greg Books, Ginny Soderlund,
Kailey Grantham, and Judy Whiting on saxophones; Karen Key Speck, Bruce Heller and Joe Boucher on trombones; Pat Muffett, Dave Durand, Wayne Holm and Russ Harvey on trumpets; Ron Meyers at the piano; Marilyn Parman on bass; Chris Waage guitar; Randy Jezeirski on the drum set; and vocals by Beth Baker.