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Rick Foster and the Swing Sounds. (submitted)

ATTLEBORO — Attleboro native and music industry immortal Ray Conniff is known by most as a pioneer of “easy listening” music whose orchestra and chorus sold over 70 million albums. But did you know that Ray was also a standout big band era trombonist, a live entertainment superstar and a hitmaker at the dawn of 1950s rock?

The Swing Sounds will bring you the story of Ray’s career as well as his collaboration with 50s recording stars like Johnny Ray (Just Walkin In the Rain), Guy Mathews (Singin The Blues), Johnny Mathis (Chances Are) and more in concert Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at Capron Park in Attleboro. There is no admission fee.

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