BIG BAND CONCERTS WITH STUDENT GUESTS
WHERE: FitzGerald's, 6615 W. Roosevelt Road, Berwyn
WHEN: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 15 for Skyliners; 7 p.m. Dec. 18 for Rob Parton's Big Band
COST AND INFO: $10 and $15, respectively; fitzgeraldsnightclub.com, 708-788-2118
ABOUT: Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners and Hinsdale Central High School Jazz Band will perform. A house band at FitzGerald's since 1991, The Chicago Skyliners has become one of the top big bands in the Chicago area. Not your father’s music, the Chicago Skyliners will feature contemporary arrangements of traditional big band hits. The concert is followed by Rob Parton’s Big Band Christmas Reunion at 7 p.m. Dec. 18, joined by vocalist Leslie Beukelman and the Riverside Brookfield High School Jazz Band.