Doc Severinsen kicks off Burlington Civic Music Association’s Season

Sep 22, 2013 3:00pm

Doc Severinsen kicks off Burlington Civic Music Association’s season

Burlington, Iowa – Doc Severinsen's Big Band will open the Burlington Civic Music Association’s 84th season of artistry on the river. The show is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. Sunday, September 22, at Burlington Memorial Auditorium, 200 Front St., Burlington, Iowa. 

For 25 years, Doc Severinsen was perhaps the best-known trumpet player in America, appearing on television every weeknight as the leader of The Tonight Show Orchestra. Since his stint on The Tonight Show, Severinsen has continued recording and touring. He also has been active serving as guest conductor for symphony orchestras, leading brass workshops and clinics, and designing and manufacturing trumpets. 

Burlington Civic Music is a subscription series. Season ticket prices are:

•             Reserved seating             $90

•             General seating                $80

•             Student seating                $20 

Season ticket information is available at, or call 319-752-0336, or email


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