Satchmo Scattin’ & Swingin’

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Presented in memory of Walt Dear by the Dear Family

Byron Stripling, conductor, trumpet, vocal

Byron Stripling’s electrifying and heartfelt performances have taken the pops orchestra genre by storm. With his engaging rapport, jazzy vocals, and virtuosic trumpet sounds, Byron dazzles! Hear his renditions of Danny Boy, Maple Leaf Rag, When the Saints Go Marching In, and more. Let the spirit of New Orleans fill your soul!

This concert is eligible for the Free Student Ticket Program! The Music in the Mountains Free Ticket Program for students offers up to two free student tickets with the purchase of one adult ticket to select festival concerts. If you are interested in securing free student tickets, please do not place your order online. These orders must be placed over the phone at (970) 385-6820 or in person at the Festival Office (515 E. College Drive, M-F, 9am-5pm). Note: Students must be present to receive tickets at Will Call.

For accessible seating needs or additional assistance please call the festival office to assist you with your tickets at 970-385-6820.


Saturday, July 20, 2024


7:00 pm



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