PLEASE NOTE: (As of August 31, 2014 the positlion for a keyboard player as been filled.) Anyone interested in auditioning as a "Keyboard Player" with the 21 piece Yorkville Big Band, please call Band Director Rick Falato for an interview.
Rick Falato's Yorkville Big Band Performances
Our next gigs....
3rd Sundays from September to May
Timber Creek Inn & Suites
3300 Drew Ave, Sandwich, IL 60548
6 to 9:00 pm
Admission $10 per person
Dance Lesson & Dance all included.
Special Over Night Stay and a buffet breakfast at the Hotel for only $65.00
Our Yorkville Big Band's Website also promotes a link to...
JOHN "RADIO" RUSSELL.... at the top of this page. John's Radio Programs and
his Monthly Newsletter.
YORKVILLE BIG BAND.....consists of 21 players including two excellent vocalists..... Carolyn Geraci and Dean Potter.
Band Director Rick Falato taught instrumental music in the Illinois public school system for 38 years. Rick's main school was Dempster Jr. High School in Mt. Prospect, IL. He retired from School District 59 in 1993. Rick moved to Yorkville, IL. in 1993 and started the 21 piece Yorkville Big Band. We will soon be in our 21st season of big band dancing in the Yorkville area.
Band Director & Founder (1993) Rick Falato
Monthly Big Band Dance at Timber Creek Inn & Suites
6 to 9:00pm
Dance Lesson 6 to 7:00pm
Live Music 7 to 9:00pm
A SPECIAL GIFT will be given out by Band Director Rick Falato, at our
September dance, to all those who attended our "Wounded Warriors" USO Show. A Free DVD of the show and a Free
CD of John "Radio" Russell's broadcast of our USO show will be given to our special dancers, who were at the "Wounded Warriors
Benefit USO show."
This is our 21/22nd year of big band dancing in the Yorkville area.
Dancing will keep you young!!