Dance to the great Swing Era music of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Gene Krupa, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Diane Schuur, Frank Sinatra, and more.
Featuring the magic of Erica Sodos. “Erica the Enchantress” will enchant and entertain guests both by wandering through the crowd performing magic and mentalism, as well as on stage during her magical intermission sets. Her mind- blowing, inspiring and fun magic takes people out of the ordinary into the extraordinary, by expanding their belief in what is truly possible.
Family friendly. Singles, beginners, all ages welcome. Costumes strongly encouraged. Snacks provided. Bring your own wine or beer.
Sponsored by the Alex Wilson Legacy Fund, and Boulder Dance Coalition.
FJO is a traditional 18-piece BIG BAND that captures the romance and excitement of the Swing Era, with dance music by Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Gene Krupa, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Diane Schuur, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Buddy Rich, and more.
Composed of the region’s most outstanding professional musicians, and one of the finest jazz singers in the country, this is swing dance music that will have everyone on their feet.
FJO mixes swinging classics with smoky ballads and easy-listening concert pieces; something for everyone. Rated “Best Big Band in Denver” by CBS Local, and “One of the 10 Best Jazz Bands in Denver” by ReverbNation.