Rock & Roll Revue Presents ‘50s Sock Hop on Sept. 28
17th Sep 2018 Rock & Roll Revue Presents ‘50s Sock Hop on Sept. 28
$5 Dance Lessons Available One Hour Before Event Begins

MELBOURNE, FL, August 15, 2018 – Rock & Roll Revue, a new ensemble of the Melbourne Municipal Band, will present a ‘50s-style sock hop on Friday. Sept. 28, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Melbourne Auditorium, 625 Hibiscus Blvd. Tickets are $10, and can be purchased at the door, at any Swingtime or MMB event, and at the MMB business office during business hours. ‘50s dress is optional.

Rock & Roll Revue is an 8-piece combo playing music from the 1950s and 1960s. Vocalist Len Fallen will perform, along with the Swingtimers Vocal Trio – Connie Maltby, Diana Sageser and Dave Hutson – singing Doo-Wop music.

“This will be a great experience for anyone who wants to get lost in the wonderful sounds of the rock ‘n roll era,” said Conductor Art Martin. “Whether you love to dance or just want to come and listen, we encourage you to join us for an unforgettable evening of music that transports you back in time. We’ll be playing all the favorites, including The Great Pretender, All Shook Up, Wipeout, Sincerely, and The Twist.

The event is BYOB. Tables can be reserved in advance for eight or more people by calling MMB Auxiliary President Marci Hutson at 321-339-7705.

Those who would like to brush up on their dancing skills can do so from 6 to 7 p.m., when Laura Beers offers lessons ( or 751-4766). The fee for lessons is $5, payable to the instructor.

Call 321-339-7705 or visit for more information and the specific addresses of ticket outlets.

The Melbourne Municipal Band
The mission of the Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB), established in 1965, is to bring free concerts to area residents and visitors, to promote music appreciation and education – particularly among young people – and to provide members of the band with an avenue for music performance and development. One-third of the band`s 80-plus members are professional musicians. In a typical year, the band serves 20,000 attendees, and its members give 27,000 hours of community service in the form of rehearsals and performance time.