Jazz

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    Jazz By RequestJazz By Request Sizes:
    2-6

    A side shoot band from our all occasion band Special Request, Jazz by Request features the instrumentalists doing what they do best - play Jazz!! From standards and straight ahead jazz, to contemporary and smooth jazz and latin grooves, these guys can play it all!!

  • Brad WagnerBrad Wagner Sizes:
    2-6

    Saxophonist Brad Wagner originally hails from Akron, Ohio. In June of 2003, Brad received his B.M in Jazz Studies from the University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music, and as of Spring 2007, is working on a thesis to finish the M.M. in Jazz Studies at Youngstown State University.

  • Tommy ScottTommy Scott Sizes:
    1-6

    Performing songs of The Great American songbook. In addition to performing solo, Tommy also offers his group as a small combo, by adding bass, guitar, saxophone, trumpet and drums. Perfect for any occasion.

  • Dave Banks Big BandDave Banks Big Band Sizes:
    17

    The Dave Banks Big Band provides the best in the Big Band sound. They play modern arrangements from the top new composers as well as well known standards from the great big band era. This powerhouse 17 piece swinging big band is based out of Akron, Ohio and is led by Ohio native and 20 year Las Vegas veteran trumpet artist, Dave Banks.  The band boasts of having the very top players in the Northeast Ohio area.

  • Blue LunchBlue Lunch Sizes:
    8

    The best Blues, Jazz and Swing Band in Northeast Ohio. Award winning Blue Lunch is an eight piece horn-driven big-band with an R&B flavor as well as a straight blues bent. Boasting a swinging batch of tunes warmed up with a winning sax/trumpet/bone section and good singing and playing. Their music will have you up dancing!

  • Barbara KnightBarbara Knight Sizes:
    3-18

    Barbara has performed all over the Tri-State region, working with national big bands such as the Nelson Riddle Orchestra, the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra and The Famous Jazz Orchestra. She currently performs locally with The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, as well as her own Jazz Quintet.

  • Ilya ShteyndlerIlya Shteyndler Sizes:
    1-5

    He is versed in a variety of styles in different settings. He offers a wide array of jazz standards and a list of popular tunes as a solo piano artist. He also can perform as a one man band. This enables him to reach out to other styles to include a jazz trio sound, smooth jazz and some island style music.

  • WinelightWinelight Sizes:
    3

    Extremely versatile Northern Ohio-based Winelight is comprised of the area's finest musicians. Members include Matt Traum on the amazing EVI (Electronic Valve Instrument) and MDT (Morrison Digital Trumpet) wind controllers, Ken Srail on keyboard / bass, and Jeff Kennat on drums. They perform an impressive array of music - from classic jazz standards to contemporary smooth jazz and pop favorites.