October 5, 2008

Video Program on Big Band Music

QUINCY - WBZ radio personality Mel Simons will take listeners on a journey back to the big bands of yesteryear at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Thomas Crane Public Library, 40 Washington St., Quincy.

The retrospective video program will feature musical greats Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Benny Goodman and more.

Mel Simons appears regularly on "The Steve LeVeille Broadcast" on WBZ radio with his Audio Clip Trivia Quiz. He also appeared on "The Larry Glick Show" for 14 years and Bob Raleigh's show for six years.

This event is one of a series of programs that revisit and reflect on the American experience during World War II.

For more information about the program or others in the series, visit www.thomascranelibrary.org and click on "Quincy Remembers WWII" or call 617-376-1316.

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