People with Masks

For your safety, and for the safety of those around you...

We highly recommend that you wait to attend concerts until you are fully vaccinated or recovered from Covid-19.

 

All audience members are encouraged to wear a mask, regardless of their vaccination status. 

We appreciate your efforts to keep our community safe!

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A Classical Holiday Celebration

Enjoy the holiday season with us

For the concert band's return to the stage, we'll have all your holiday favorites. In addition, Col. Hal Gibson will be presented with the National Bandmaster's Association Lifetime Legacy Award and will be our guest conductor on this concert. You are invited to bring a new unwrapped toy or non-perishable food item for the South Brevard Sharing Center.

Group

Concert Band

Date

Dec 8 & 9, 2021

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

Sunshine Brass Quintet

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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Holiday Dance

Put on your holiday best!

You'll hear plenty of swingy, jazzy holiday tunes which are just begging to be danced to!

Dance to MMB's Swingtime 21 piece big band playing the great songs from the Big Band Era and more. Vocals by Sally Hart and Len Fallen.  

BYOB & snacks.  Also, snacks, soft drinks, & ice available for purchase.

Dance instruction available from 6 - 7 pm for $5 before the dance with Chris (www.spacecoastdance.com

Group

Swingtime

Date

Friday, Dec 10, 2021

Time

7:00 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$15.00

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New Years Eve Gala

Let's ring in the New Year!

We are so excited to bring back our popular New Year's Eve Gala at the Hilton. This year we will have the sensational Rock & Roll Revue playing your favorite dance hits of the 50's and 60's. The 3 hour open bar begins as the piano bar opens, followed by dinner with floor show by the Swingtimers Trio. The dancing begins after dinner and goes until 12:30 with balloon drop and champagne toast at midnight. We would like in invite all our vaccinated patrons and those who have recovered from Covid to attend the Gala.  We believe that we can stay safe in this indoor venue knowing that everyone has antibody protection.

Tickets are sold online only.  All seats are reserved.  Tickets go on sale November 5. Hotel reservations are available HERE.

Group

Swingtime

Date

Dec 31, 2021

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

Piano Bar

Location

Hilton Rialto

200 Rialto Pl, Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$125.00

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Secret Agent Blues

Shhh! It's a secret...

Even spies can get the blues. Swingtime explores your favorite themes from secret agents, spies, and other nefarious characters. Fedoras and dark glasses are optional!

Group

Concert Band

Date

Jan 12 & 13, 2022

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

Rock & Roll Revue

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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Big Band Favorites from Requests

All your favorites...

This concert is part of the Vernon Boushell Concert Series. Swingtime has performed at this concert series for the past several years. This will be the final Swingtime Concert conducted by Art Martin, who is retiring as Swingtime Conductor.

Group

Rock & Roll Revue

Date

Sun, Jan 16, 2022

Time

3:30 & 7 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Cost

FREE, tickets required

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Sweetheart's Sock Hop

Ladies' Choice...grab your beast beau and come rock to music of the 50's and 60's

Many women will received flowers and candy in the next 3 weeks. But this is YOUR opportunity to ask your best Beau to kick off his shoes and come to our famous Sock Hop.

Group

Rock & Roll Revue

Date

Fri., Jan 21, 2022

Time

7 - 10 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$15.00

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Band Blockbusters

Concert band classics we love

We've chosen some of our favorite band classics for this concert, from Leonard Bernstein to Percy Grainger and Alfred Reed.

Group

Concert Band

Date

Feb 23 & 24, 2022

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

Melbones

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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Jump Swing 

Swingtime in concert

How did swing music become Rock 'N Roll? Jump Swing of course! Join us as Swingtime plays a variety of hot tunes that tore up the airwaves in the 40's and 50's! Expect lots of up tempo high energy tunes - and a few slower ballads to let you get your breathing back under control.

Group

Swingtime

Date

Mar 16 & 17

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

New Horizons

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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Jump Swing for Dancers!

Get ready to move...

How did swing music become Rock 'N Roll? Jump Swing of course! Join us as Swingtime plays a variety of hot tunes that tore up the airwaves in the 40's and 50's! Expect lots of up tempo high energy tunes - and a few slower ballads to let you get your breathing back under control.

Group

Swingtime

Date

Fri., Mar 18, 2022

Time

7 - 10 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$15.00

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Celebrating Women

Honoring their accomplishments and music

We'll be celebrating the accomplishments of women in this concert. We'll honor some amazing women composers like Julie Giroux, Carol Bremer and Shelley Hanson. We'll hear a new arrangment from our own Overda Stonerock, and we'll feature Kathy Ann Funk from our flute section on Anne McGinty's Variation and Theme.

Group

Concert Band

Date

Apr 20 & 21, 2022

Time

7:30 p.m.

Preshow

Swingtimers Vocal Trio

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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May Flowers Sock Hop

May we have this dance?

Details coming soon...

Group

Rock & Roll Revue

Date

Fri., May 13, 2022

Time

7 - 10 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$15.00

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MMB POPS!

A Not-in-the-Park Picnic Concert

Bring your dinner and enjoy a family-friendly pops concert at the Melbourne Auditorium. Alex Kauffman will be featured in our Brevard's Brightest Stars feature as our Alto Saxophone soloist.

Group

Concert Band

Date

June 8 & 9, 2022

Time

6:30 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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Jitterbug June

Put on your finest...

Swing, Lindy Hop, Jive and Jitterbug with the Swingtime Jazz Orchestra! Featuring top tunes from the best of the Swing Era and beyond!

Group

Swingtime

Date

Fri, June 24, 2022

Time

7 - 10 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

$15.00

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Takin' it Easy

A Not-in-the-Park Picnic Concert

Relax with cool sounds, great jazz from all eras to chill you, thrill you and fill you with the laid back sounds of a Swingtime Summer.

Group

Swingtime

Date

July 20 & 21, 2022

Time

6:30 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE

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By Popular Request

A Not-in-the-Park Picnic Concert

Bring your dinner and enjoy a family-friendly concert at the Melbourne Auditorium featuring some of our band members' favorite musical picks!

Group

Concert Band

Date

Aug 10 & 11, 2022

Time

6:30 p.m.

Preshow

N/A

Location

Melbourne Auditorium

625 E. Hibiscus Blvd.

Melbourne, FL 32901

Cost

FREE