Tommydorseyorchestra-0416131

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB (Long Beach, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

17 ratings
4.9 average rating
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362 events
290 reviews
483 stars
attended May 19 2013

Great experience, from the friendly staff, comfortable seats, energetic performances and fun musicians.

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362 events
290 reviews
483 stars
16 events
9 reviews
7 stars
attended May 19 2013

Very enjoyable program of Big Band music - very professional and very talented musicians. Ticket table at Will Call was well organized - no hassle whatsoever. Venue is very nice - cozy and excellent acoustics.

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9 events
5 reviews
4 stars
attended May 19 2013

First of all, the Carpenter Performing Arts Center at CSULB is a beautiful venue; there's not a bad seat in the house. The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra lived up to their... continued

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37 events
19 reviews
22 stars
attended May 19 2013

It was fabulous! My friend and I couldn't hold still - we wanted to dance! The sound and the arrangements were so good - just wanted them to keep playing and playing. Please bring them back again!

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44 events
19 reviews
2 stars
attended May 19 2013

Very small venue which was great. Difficult for older adults to get to seats if they have a wheel chair or walker. The sound of the band was fantastic. I would recommend this concert and this venue to anyone.

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14 events
11 reviews
5 stars
attended May 19 2013

Great music and sound! The Big Band sounded great! At first the audio was a bit too loud and tinny but the sound-man soon adjusted it. The "boy singer" Brian Anthony... continued

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21 events
8 reviews
1 stars
attended May 19 2013

It was a wonderful show. Hope to see them again soon. Thanks for the comp tickets.

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9 events
4 reviews
0 stars
attended May 19 2013

Experiencing the orchestra was truly exhilarating...so professional and well-rehearsed. Completely worth the time and money, especially if, like me, you've never seen a well known swing band...and they don't get any better than Tommy Dorsey.

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7 events
3 reviews
43 stars
attended May 19 2013

Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Very Talented, I'm so glad I was able to see them at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center. This venue was excellent in my opinion, as I have seen a... continued

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Tracey
8 events
2 reviews
4 stars
attended May 19 2013

Awesome music! Big swingin' bands are never out of style!

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2 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended May 19 2013

The orchestra and the bandleader were terrific. It was a lovely trip down memory lane.

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2 events
1 review
1 stars
attended May 19 2013

I surprised my baby brother with tickets to this concert, since we're both HUGE fans of the big-band era. We were both grinning from ear to ear all the way through the... continued

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