Events at the Texas Opry
Big Band Performance
Fans of the “Big Band” era will have an opportunity to hear the hits of such artists as Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington and the Dorsey Brothers when the Langdon Center Big Band from Granbury visits the Texas Opry in Weatherford on June 18.
During its five year of existence, the Langdon Center Big Band (LCBB) has put together a show reminiscent of the famous USO Shows of the early forties featuring selections such as “In the Mood,” “Pennsylvania 6-5000,” “American Patrol,” “String of Pearls” and many others.
Special to The Community News: Donny Edwards as Elvis returns May 21.Sundance Head to appear on show
Donny Edwards’ "One Night With Elvis" show returns to the Texas Opry in Weatherford May 21 at 7:30 p.m. The show sold out when it previously appeared at the Opry on March 19.
Edwards will appear with The Fever Band, David Allen and American Idol contestant Sundance Head.
Edwards is a two-time world champion Elvis Tribute Artist who has performed on hit television shows such as NBC's "Next Best Thing" and "The Young and the Restless." He has also played with some of Elvis's original band members such as D.J. Fontana, Elvis's drummer; and his back up group the Jordanaires.