When audiences are looking to have a great time rocking out to songs from classic horn bands, these names pop up: Blood, Sweat & Tears, The Buckinghams, Ides of March, Lighthouse, Stevie Wonder and others. If people want to be treated to virtuosic horn arrangements from such exciting greats as Maynard Ferguson, Gordon Goodwin, John Fedchock's New York Band and Buddy Rich, audiences can now include another band's name: The Spartan Alumni Jazz Band.
If an audience wants to dance or just sit back and enjoy the music of popular singers such as Michael Bublé, Harry Conick, Jr., Billie Holiday, Diane Schuur or Frank Sinatra, the Spartan Alumni Jazz Band does a great job performing their music too. Don't miss a chance to see this exciting band 'Live' at their next concert or listen to their music on the 'LIVE' VIDEOS page. Included are Favorite Videos provided by fans from a recent appearance at The Rehoboth 'True Blue' Jazz Festival paying tribute to Maynard Ferguson or you can view their most recent concert tribute to Blood, Sweat & Tears.
Founded and led by Upright & Electric Bassist Joe Dawson, and conducted by Saxophonist Larry Spencer, the SAJB is a group of exciting and talented Tri-state area musicians that pay tribute to bands that use multiple horns as a big part of each arrangement. The Spartan Alumni Jazz Band is keeping the music of these modern bands fresh and exciting and they have been an integral part of Delaware’s music scene for more than 25 years.