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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
562-985-7000
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28 reviews
84 stars
$5 for the lot in front, but some street park and walk
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14 reviews
4 stars
The weather was warm. I wore dressy casual outfit.
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The Harry James Orchestra Holiday Concert
29 ratings
4.3 average rating
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21 events
12 reviews
18 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

First trumpeter, Fred Radke, and the members of the Harry James Orchestra, were awesome. Our party of 5 thoroughly enjoyed the concert. Mr. Radke has great humor, timing and a beautiful voice as well
as a great trumpeter!

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21 events
12 reviews
18 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

We took our neighbors with us-both in their 70's. Bob had to bring his portable oxygen and the staff at the Carpenter center were so kind and accommodating for him. It was so easy getting to our seats and we all enjoyed an afternoon of beautiful...continued

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145 events
63 reviews
37 stars
attended Dec 04 2011

We were disappointed and left at the intermission. The performance was not at the calibre we expected. Although the drummer and pianist sounded good, sometimes the trumpeter and sax players were off. Other people seemed to be enjoying it.

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The holidays will be in full swing, as the inimitable style of the Harry James Orchestra delivers Yule-time favorites along with classic tracks like “I’ll Get By,” “I Don’t Want to Walk Without You,” “I Cried for You,” “I Had the Craziest Dream” and “I’ve Heard That Song Before” — all under the direction of lead trumpet virtuoso Fred Radke — a bravura performance!