Bands & Musicians


Malcolm, Richard – drums,  Boston, MA
(617) 306-0785

Abbott, Bruce reeds, Cape Cod

Adams, Patricia

Amanda Carr

Ancient Mariners,  Weston, MA. M. Kerwin, 781-891-0683

Anick, Jason, Jazz violin/mandolin Jason Anick, The Rhythm Future Quartet

At The Jazz Band Ball, Pete Collins    Facebook   (781) 934-5140  email:    (Maine in summer)

Aucoin, Kevin, Soprano/Alto/ Tenor Sax 508-981-8731 or e-mail

Austin, Trent, trumpet, or 978-257-7031.

Back Bay Ramblers, Bill Reynolds

Ball, Craig – Reeds  617-354-7213, P.O. Box 381088, Cambridge, MA 02238   Email: 

Bart Weisman, Cape Cod,

Batchelor, Frank – trombone,  Cohasset   781-267-0281

Bay State Stompers, Bill Kass, Foxboro (508) 543-9469

Bela Sarkozy, acoustic jazz guitar, Lakeville MA (508) 947-2744  email:

Bernard, Al – tuba  (978) 546-3777 26 Rear Stockholm Ave. Rockport MA 01966

Bert Jackson Quartet Bert Jackson

Bill Duffy, piano (617)230-3798  Bill Duffy Music

Blue Horizon Jazz Band, 25 Farm Rd. Sherborn MA 01770 (508) 653-7247

Bombay Jim & The Swingin’ Saphires 401-467-2766

Bonnie and Hot Stuff

Borelli Music, 33 Streeter Rd. Paxton, MA 01612   508-752-6213
10 bands to suit your specific needs/occasions

Dave Bragdon, drums 978.365.5397

Joe Brindisi, vibes

Broadnax, Paul 41c Lionel Avenue, Waltham MA 02154 (781) 891-4711

Carubia Brass Band

Collins, Pete

Dick Odgren

Donna Byrne, PO Box 965, Norwell MA 02061-0965

Candida Rose

Caddick, Steve & Avalon Banjo Band: Steve Caddick PO Box 3886, South Attleboro, MA 02703

Carubia, Kevin – Tuba.  (978) 973-7962  Early Hot Jazz (Speakeasy Club Band with Dixieland tunes, 20s Jazz, New Orleans Jazz, 30s Swing, Film/Musical ballads)

Casher, Ted, clarinet, tenor & soprano sax

John Clark, clarinet, baritone, alto and bass sax (781) 762-2298 Wolverine Jazz Band

Pete Collins, At The Jazz Band Ball, (781) 934-5140  Facebook   email:

Commonwealth Jazz Trio, Rick MacWilliams, (508) 351-9993 W. Medford MA

Compaq Big Band, Al Saloky (603) 673-7683 or  AlSaloky@aol.com

Dan Fox – Morningside Studios

Dan Gabel and the Abletones, and Dectet  High Society Orchestra

Dan Weiner, guitar Tel: 617-738-8361 Email:

Dave Didriksen (Drums) Email:  Phone: 978-501-0918
 Swing Times Five

Dave Whitney Big Band, 33 Wyman Rd. Billerica MA 01821 (978) 667-5524 Whitney

Dixie Diehards,  Rick Foster

Drootin Brothers Band – Sonny Drootin –

Duke Robillard

Eli and the Hot Six    Eli Newberger

Eric Baldwin Ensemble, Eric Baldwin, guitar 781-438-2843

Fawson, Christine trumpet/vocals

Fantasy Big Band  Kent L. Kochon  508-634-3092

Flewelling, Neil, cornet   Haverhill MA

Frank Stadler Piano & Keyboards, 978-283-6674

Gardner, Herb trombone 914-419-1379

Gerry Gagnon  Tuba and Trombone  508 527 0240  and email:

Gerry Beaudoin, mainstream jazz guitar

Glick, Wendy www.

Grace Kelly  schedule  New England phenomenal composer, singer, saxophone player

Gregory Caputo Big Band, 102 Spadina Pwky, Pittsfield, MA 01201 413-896-0327

Gumbo Jumbo Dixieland Band, Northampton (413) 253-9980

Gypsy Wranglers, 338 N. Leverett Rd. Leverett MA 01054 (413) 367-2651

Harlow, Ed saxophone 617-593-8680  http://www.edharlowcom/

Harris, Les Jr. drums

Harry Platcow, Jazz photographer

Henri Smith New Orleans Friends and Flavours New Orleans Jazz, Blues and Cajun Flavoured music –

Hershman, Steve pianist, ensembles 617-666-9472

Hot Tamale Brass band, Mickey Bones (617) 864-4474

Itchy Feet (nonet)

Jack Radcliffe, New Bedford MA  Fiddle, Piano 

Jack Soref, Django guitar

Jane Campedelli Florida

Jazz Tuber Trio     Eli Newberger

Jean Mancini Gough (774) 200-0291

Jeff Hughes, Jeff Hughes JazzNews, Jazz Jesters, P.O. Box 572, Woods Hole, MA 02543 (508) 548-4539

Jesse Fontaine Duo,  

Jesse Williams, string bass

Jerzy Glod, Gretch Drums, (617) 633-0077 (plays with the Winiker band)

Jim Kilroy’s Jambalaya Jazz Band, 2 Forrester Street, Salem, MA   978-771-8385 email:

Joy of Music Program, 112 Morningside Rd Worcester MA 01602 – Teaching children love of music.

Jump ‘n’ Jive Review, Rico Barr

Kenny Hadley Big Band  781-690-2372

Knuf Said (new generation of Jazz Musicians)

Krisanthi Pappas, vocalist

LeBleu, Dave String Bass, (978) 392-0037  One Step Ahead

Lemieux, Pierre, Tuba/Bass #9 Arundel St. Andover, MA 01801 (978) 475-4315

L’Herault, Ron Dixieland Trombone, 4 Dean Ct. No. Attleboro MA 02760
(508) 695-6127

Lincoln Traditional Jazz Band, Manson Solomon

MacMillan, Dave Banjo and Guitar, The Dixie Cookbook, (781) 316-2618

Made in the Shade Music, 222 Washington St. #6, Brookline, MA 02445 617.730.5748

Magnolia Cajun Band, RI, 

Malcolm, Richard – drums,  Boston, MA
(617) 306-0785

Mark Earley Jazz, (978) 356-8470 Mark Early

Maureen Benson, vocals  Band: Jazzport

Mazzy, Jimmy (508) 429-7772 for record list (508) 429-7772

McGowan, Phil drums, Newburyport MA

McKinley, Cassandre

Michael Persico 

Mike Turk, harmonica

Mood Elevators, Ginny Briggs (508) 460-7647

Mood Swings Orchestra
All Women Big Band

Morse Code, Frank Morse, 508-361-5111 sax, drums, bass, guitar, keyboard and vocals for your favorite classic rock tunes from the 60’s to the 80’s.

Newberger, Carolyn

New Black Eagle Jazz Band, 111 Brigham Street Apt. 20A | Hudson | MA | 01749-2647

New Liberty Jazz Band, Bob at 508-826-3539 (, or Dan at 978-663-2379, (

New New Orleans Jazz Band

Novick, Billy – Shades of Swing, or with Guy Van Duser  (781) 862-5262 -or-

Outrageous Fortune  Christopher Wells (781) 894-8048

Paramount Jazz Band, 3227 N. 150th Dr. Goodyear, AZ 85338 (623) 535-4781     Videos San Diego 1989 and more

The Peter Smith Trio,  Facebook: Boston Jazz Singer, jazz standards: Johnny Mercer, Cole Porter, George Gershwin or 617-308-1580

Petot, Ross, stride piano, teacher, composer, arranger
(508) 653-9740

Philbrick, Scott, Cornet, and new or restored trombones 978-263-7580

Pilot, Maureen – Big Band and Jazz vocalist 978 664 4833

Jim Porcella, or, 205 Cliff Ave. Winthrop, MA 02152 (617) 846-6108  Bombay Jim and the Swinging Sapphires –;

The Ramblers —  POSTER 

Bill Reynolds drums (781) 246-1324

Ribush, Nick washboard/piano

Riverboat Stompers, Steve Straus 508-238-9882

Robin Verdier, Pianist and Arranger (617) 484-8315

Sara (Gardner) Nova, Jazz For Lil” Jumpers

Satin Swing, Terry Eaton (781) 862-2119

Seacoast Stompers, Frank Stadler

Sentimental Journey – 14-pc Big Band, Cape Cod

Sharon Bands, Roy Scott Big Band,

Sounds of Music, Sal Tori, trumpeter/Emcee Lexington Music, Inc. 781.894.9781

Southcoast Brass Band, 166 Jenney St. New Bedford MA 02740  —

SouthCoast Jazz Orchestra
Phone: 508-996-3301

Johnny Souza Jazz Ensemble, 25 Knoll Rd. Plymouth MA 02360 (508) 747-9816

Stage Door Canteen, Liam Maguire’s Irish Pub, Falmouth   You Tube

Steiner, Ken, Bass, Sudbury MA 978-443-6437

Suede, pop/jazz/blues vocalist and instrumentalist,,, twitter: @suedewave

Swing Cafe, Billy Novick, solar powered

Swing Dixie Jazz Band, or 508-754-7918

The Swing Legacy, Henry ‘thins’ Francis -16 Sunnyside Lane, Lincoln MA 01773 (781) 259-9007

Swing Senders, Steve Taddeo (781) 891-3214  also Dick Donovan Big Band, Steve Taddeo Big Band

Trilogy, Alan Souza, Ballroom Dance Band 774-218-1838

Tsiganov, Alexei (think ‘Lionel Hampton’!) 617-730-4997

Tune Timers dance band Holliston MA COA Howard Rouse

Hank Victor, Electric Guitar  (617) 232-6295

Wark, Steve  drums/vocals (781) 665-5138 (H) –  (617) 747-8393

The West End Ramblers, Watertown MA   Contact:  617-458-9809  West End Ramblers

Westwood Swing Band, 17-member big band.

White Heat Swing Orchestra, Contact: Craig Ball  617-354-7213

Williams Reunion Jazz Band  At Duxbury Bay Maritime Academy Opening of the Bay every May. Check it out….  2014

Winiker Music, Bill & Bo Winiker 617-277-6673  45 Longwood Ave, Suite 108, Brookline, MA 02446 Tel: 617-277-6673 Email:

Wolverine Jazz Band, John Clark (781) 762-2298

Yves, Lisa,   Singer/Musician, Jazz For Kids, 508-243-8589

Zecco, Ida

Campedelli, Jane, 1-904-751-1057 (now in  Florida)



Rhythm & Blues Preservation Society

Greg Abate, saxophonist, flautist, composer,  arranger,  (401)823-4097 (bebop)

Bruce Abbott, saxophone

Carol Sloane

Dixie All Stars 508-695-6127 Ron L’Herault

Harry Allen

Lonnie Gasperini (Hammond B3 organist)

Slippery Sneakers, Zydeco Dance Band, 401-397-8442

John Monllos guitar, 401-862-0362

Dick Lupino, bass

Peter DeVeber: (Jazz Artist)

Scott Hamilton  in England? now, but visits



1917 Jazz Band, Tom Sharp  Email:  or Phone: (203) 467-7802 1917 Jazz Band

Andy Sherwood, clarinet,

Art’s Tuba Logic Website (Art Hovey)

Banker, John, Connecticut Entertainment 860-887-1454 Specialty Entertainment, Educational Programs, Concerts, Celebrations

Barnhart, Jeff,  Mystic Music Studio, 7 Edgemont Street, Mystic, CT 06355

Bearcats Jazz Band, Joe Hanlon, 203-426-4185 email Site:

Ross Tucker’s Hot Cat Band  (860) 529-6123   email:

Big Bill Bissonette, trombone,  Carolina, 28025. 704-795-6480

Scott Black, Cornet,1 Williams Crossing Rd.Lebanon, CT 06249 Phone 860-884-9205 email

Tom Boates, trombone  Music Dept. Chair, Guildford High School, Wolverine Jazz Band, Bill’s Seafood All Stars, Williams Reunion Jazz Band

Davis, Pete,  acoustic piano-jazz standards

Freight Train Five,  Harry Arnold, 860-442-7936

Funky Butt Jazz Band, Pierce Campbell  203-758-7581 – Celtic/Jazz/Folk

GJB Galvanized Jazz Band – Fred Vigorito (203) 453-5916, 20 Ledgeview Lane, Guilford Ct. 06437  or    MP3 sound files on site. Art Hovey, (203) 878-8822

Lew & Mary Green, PO Box 67, Darien, CT 06820 203-561-0646 • FAX: 203-853-3059  (203) 656 1194

Hartford Jazz Society

Hartford Jazz Orchestra, 17-pieces,  Tom Mulcahy, manager

Heartbeat Dixieland Jazz Band Bill Logozzo

Kaletsky, Noel Clarinet/Sax (860) 669-4164

Bob Price, banjo – summers, winters in Port Charlotte, Florida

John Russell, drums & harmonica. (203) 269-6703

Sarah Spencer Transatlantic Jazz Band



Pete Collins, At The Jazz Band Ball  (781) 934-5140 (summer)

Eric D. Anderson, tuba/trombone, 11 Farwell Ave, Cumberland ME 04021 (207) 829-0963

Barney Balch; trombone; Sheepscot Jazz and Swing Company; Newcastle, ME (207) 586-5255;

Mark Tipton

Dr. Jeff Grosser, banjo/accordion  email – Telephone.   207 882 7753 or 207 441 4604

Peter Mezoian, 4-string plectrum banjo, 207-807-4554  Video

State Street Traditional Jazz Band, John Page, leader, on trumpet and vocals; Bill Rayne on trombone and vocals; Peter Dunphy on banjo, guitar and vocals; Barry Daniels on clarinet; Pat Whitaker on tuba; and Doug Protsik on piano.  Black and Blue 207.737.2839   History

Tom Whitehead, American Music Styles, he moves easily from Jazz to Blues, Western Swing, New Orleans R & B, Country, and other related genres.      Contact Tom

Don Whitney Trad Drums (207) 929-5352



Bedford Big Band, P.O. Box 10123 Bedford, NH 03110
Phone 978-BAND-123, Text: 978-226-3123 (Fred Wilke trumpet)

Blue Note Big Band, Curt Mackail manager
Blue Note Big Band

Carol Leary, vocalist  Music for your dining pleasure.

Fountain Square Ramblers

Granite Gumbo, John Chivers banjo, guitar 603-764-5279

Granite State Stompers  603-526-4570

Mike Hashem, Banjo, 41 Courthouse Square, PO Box 585, Ossipee NH, 03864.  (603) 539-8677

Pierre LeMieux (TUBA) (978) 475-4315 e-mail  Mill City Jazz Band

New Legacy Swing Band, Contact: Gail McCarthy, mgr   (207) 351 5891, Paul Cole, dir.  (603) 512 7854    Email   (603) 512 7854   Facebook “New Legacy Swing Band”  Web Site   New Legacy Swing Band

Moose Mountain Jazz Band, Lance MacLean, leader (603) 522-8335

Savage, Matt world class NH jazz prodigy piano and composer, biography

The Tall Granite Big Band, Contoocook, NH David Dustin, Manager & trombone
603-738-8981   Face Book

Windham NH Community Bands – Concert, Swing, Flute


Maple Leaf Seven,  Att: Phil Brown, P.O. Box 53, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819 802-274-5240

St. J. Jazz is based in St. Johnsbury, Vermont in the heart of the Northeast Kingdom. We represent several bands dedicated to the live performance of swing, classic and traditional jazz styles. ST. J. JAZZ, P.O. Box 53, St. Johnsbury, VT 05819 802-274-5240 mailto:


OUTSIDE NEW ENGLAND (but nearby) many of whom came to Connecticut Jazz Festivals

Frank Vignola, guitar lessons on-line


Hot Antic Jazz Band


Vince Giordano
Dan Levinson
Kevin Dorn Drums, The Big 72
Jim Fryer  Rye, NY, 10580
Emily Asher’s Garden Party 

Check out Michael Steinman’s blog at

Gordon Au, trumpet  Trumpeter, composer, and educator. The Grand St. Stompers now have their own site at

Jon-Erik Kellso cornet, & guitarist Matt Munisteri, plus ‘EarRegulars’  ie, whoever’s in town, Traditional Jazz at the Ear Inn, , 8-11pm every Sunday, 326 Spring St. NY NY 10013 (Soho, Manhattan, between Washington and Greenwich Sts.) 212-226-9060

Vince Giordano’s Nighthawks Every Tuesday at Iguana, 240 W. 54th Street (between Broadway & 8th Ave), New York, NY 10036
3 Sets: 8:00pm to 11:00pm (Doors open at 7:00pm)
$15. cash cover charge at the door + $20. food/drink minimum
The $15 music cover charge is for the whole night of entertainment. There is a large wood dance floor too! Reservations: 212.765-5454

David Ostwalt and the Louis Armstrong Centennial Band at from 5:30-7:30pm $15


Pennsylvania Jazz Society
Ed Wise
& His New Orleans Jazz Band

Our Kind of Music

Michael Steinman’s blog
Tri State Jazz Society: (Philadelphia, So. Jersey, Delaware)  History
Potomac River Jazz Club: Maryland
Pennsylvania Jazz Society:
New Jersey Jazz Society:
Cape May Jazz Cape May, NJ
Sarasota FL  Sarasota Jazz Project
Scott Alexander’s indispensable Red Hot Jazz Archive site
Lester Perkins –

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