SWING OUT JAZZ SEPTET SWING OUT JAZZ SEPTET delivers the excitement of a big band at an affordable price. Our playlist includes the best of Broadway, movie themes, and timeless jazz standards from the 1950's, through the chart topping favorites of today. You'll find music that's just right for listening & great for dancing! Want to set an upscale tone or just want a really swinging band for your event? Contact SWING OUT JAZZ SEPTET today!
The SWING OUT JAZZ SEPTET provides live music for all occasions in the Phoenix metro area, and welcomes the opportunity to turn your next event or special day - whether public and private, intimate or large scale - into a successful and remembered event. Our ensemble of musicians is the perfect match for a large gathering at a museum, resort, corporate party, your wedding, event at a club, or a simple garden party.
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Swing Out Jazz Septet Sampler
I Wanna Be Like You | Performing at Gus's Pizza in Phoenix, AZ
Sway | Performing at Birt's Bistro in Surprise, AZ
Spiderman | Performing at Birt's Bistro in Surprise, AZ
My Favorite Things | Performing at Birt's Bistro in Surprise, AZ
Elenor Rigby (Promo Excerpt) | Performing at Birt's Bistro in Surprise, AZ
Andy Fling, Trumpet
Andy is a graduate of Arizona State University with degrees in Music Theory and Composition, and Music Education. As a performer he gigs with SWING OUT JAZZ SEPTET (founded in 2014) and Polkazona, has played 20+ music theater productions in AZ, and is currently member of the notable Phoenix Praise Orchestra. As a teacher he has taught music and art in public and Christian schools, offers music lessons to kids, and is the creator of the leading elementary music education resource website, MakingMusicFun(dot)net.
Monica Shriver, Tenor Saxophone
Monica is a musician, clinician and teaching artist based in Phoenix, Arizona. She has a diverse and creative professional career performing in big bands, jazz combos, pit orchestras, rock bands, chamber ensembles and orchestras. Monica has performed in the pit orchestra for 40+ musicals. Monica leads two of her own groups, the Monica Shriver Jazz Project and Doublers Collective. She currently serves as the saxophone professor at Phoenix College.
Mark Witt, Tenor Trombone
Mark is a graduate of University of North Texas. He has held chairs in the 76th Army Band and the Stockton Symphony, and has performed on cruise ships. Locally, Mark was a founding member of The Swingtips, a Phoenix group with national notoriety. He is currently is the band director at Creighton School in central Phoenix, and the music director of the big band, Sonoran Serenade.
Jasmine Lowther, Piano
Jasmine is a graduate of Northern Arizona University with a bachelor's degree in piano performance. She is a full-time private piano teacher and accompanist. She has considerable experience playing for instrumentalists, vocalists, and jazz madrigal choirs. She has performed with the Arizona All-State Jazz Band, NAU Jazz Big Band, GCC Big Band, and various jazz combos around the valley.
Jessica DeBusk, Voice
Jessica is a graduate of Glendale Community College with an emphasis in vocal performance. She shared her talents with the GCC Jazz Choir while attending, and was often a featured soloist. Jessica has been a valued member of Swing Out Jazz Septet since 2014.
Jair Gallardo, Baritone Saxophone
Samuel Rooney, String Bass
Daniel Christenson, Drums
Photos of the rest of the band coming soon!
Swing Out Jazz Septet | Weddings & Events
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