LLCC Big Band to perform this evening 7-8 p.m.

The LLCC Big Band’s “How Sweet It Is” concert will be held Monday, May 7 from 7-8 p.m. at First Christian Church, 700 S. 6th St., Springfield. The concert is free and open to the public.

The band, under the direction of Jane Hartman, LLCC professor of music, will perform favorites, such as “Baker Street,” “Mustang Sally” and “Jump, Jive, Wail.” Featured LLCC student performers are Don Udey, trumpet; Brian Moore and Adam Pallai, alto saxophone; Rachel Hooker, clarinet; Jeff Milner, percussion; and Abigail Shaver, vocalist.