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Add the excitement of a live music your next party, black tie fundraiser , dance, wedding, summer festival or special event.
              Call Kip Scholl at  (970) 416-1414

In addition to great music, Colorado Swing has an extensive list of media contacts to help promote your public event in news publications, event calendars, and on multiple social media sites.  We maintain our own confidential mailing list of hundreds of fans who have asked to be informed about our upcoming performances. The Colorado Swing name can bring in added customer attendance to your event.  We offer a discount for local non-profit fundraisers that use our name in the advertising. We want to work with you to make your event successful and memorable.

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Colorado Swing Big Band is our full-size big band. Colorado Swing Cats is our smaller version of the big band that has the music, style and excitement that you expect, easily fits on to a smaller stage and may be the right size for your venue. You have the option to add Roaring 20s era and New Orleans Dixieland music to your Great Gatsby or Mardi Gras party along with traditional dancing.

Choice City Jazz Band performs traditional New Orleans & Dixieland jazz, blues and swing including great Roaring 20s era jazz. Enjoy exciting music from great artists like Bix Beiderbecke, Jelly Roll Morton, Kid Ory, King Oliver, Sidney Bechet, Johnny Dodds and Louis Armstrong. Great entertainment for your Mardi Gras or Great Gatsby party.   www.choicecityjazz.com

We have a large library of great music and can customize the music of our performance to the theme of your event. We have your favorite songs, optional vocals, background music, Latin, Waltz, Foxtrot and Tango dance styles, Big Band Swing favorites and popular contemporary music. We will help you find the right songs for your dance or wedding.

A small ensemble is available to perform easy listening background music or energetic cocktail music on the stage preceding the Big Band dance portion of your event.  This is a great option for the silent auction part of your fundraiser and when guests are arriving or dining at your event.  I can play recorded background music during cocktails, dinner, and breaks at no extra charge.  Please let me know the city of your event, so I can estimate any travel costs. There are no travel costs for Fort Collins and Loveland area performances.


Special dates like Valentines Day or weekend, St. Patrick's Day, Saturday weddings during the Summer, Fourth of July, December Christmas parties or New Years Eve require sufficient advance notice and commitment. We are booking events well into next year, so if you are considering us for your next event please call now to have us hold that date while we work in the details.  We offer discounts for local fundraisers for qualified non-profit organizations and will strive to work within your event budget.  Many non-profit organizations have been successful in obtaining music sponsors in order to cover the cost of the band.

Most venues already have stages, dance floors and stage lighting available. We can put you in touch with contractors who provide these services if you need them. The band provides its own music stands and music stand lights and can perform under all lighting conditions.  Outdoor performances require a tent, mobile stage, or pavilion to protect the band from the rain and sun. 

Sound reinforcement is needed for announcements, solos, vocals, and an over all well balanced sound.  We can provide this service for you for a very low cost for most indoor venues and some outdoor events.  If you want to contract your own sound reinforcement services, I will be happy to send them the technical requirements and work with their sound engineers.  We carry General Liability Insurance coverage for our performances at no extra charge.

We have great references from our many happy customers ...

4th of July at City Park Fort Collins
40s Forever at Fort Collins Loveland Airport

All American Picnic at the Fort Collins Senior Center

Associates in Family Medicine
American Cancer Society
American Vernacular Dance
Avogadro's Number
Avo's Annual JazzFest

Avalon Ballroom in Boulder
Bas Bleu Mardi Gras
Beet Street Fort Collins

Ben & Jerry's Summer Concert Series
Berthoud Day Festivities
Big Band Bash Estes Park
Brookside Gardens Event Center
Brown Palace Grand Ballroom
Cafe Columbine
Carbon Valley Chamber of Commerce
Cheyenne Botanic Gardens
City of Fort Collins
City of Loveland
Club Tico at City Park Center
Colorado State University
CSU 1870 Recognition Dinner
CSU Dining Services
CSU Lagoon Series Concerts
CSU Swing Dance Society
CSU ASAP entertainment
Columbine Health Systems
Columbine Knolls Recreation District
Dancetime in Loveland - Judy & Eldon Grimm
Englewood Sounds of Summer Concert Series

First National Bank Fort Collins
Friends of Traditional Dance
FoCoMX Fort Collins Music Experience
FortJazz Fest Jazz Festival
Fort Collins Arts Alive
Fort Collins Breakfast Optimists Club
Fort Collins Downtown Business Association

Fort Collins Jazz Experience
Fort Collins Knights of Columbus
Fort Collins Elk's Lodge
Fort Collins Lincoln Center
Fort Collins Library
Fort Collins Museum
Fort Collins Senior Center
Fort Collins Newcomers Club
Fort Collins Country Club
Front Range Community College
Good Samaritan Society Loveland Village
Goodtimes Dance Club
Greeley Friday Fest Concert Series
Harmony on the Green Concert Series
Historic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park CO
Intercollegiate Swing Battle
Longmont Senior Center

Loveland Corn Roast Festival
Loveland Foote Lagoon Concert Series
Lutheran Family Services

NewWestFest Bohemian Nights

Palmer Properties - First Community Bank
Platte Valey Medical Center Foundation

PIIAC Conference Beaver Creek CO
Rotary International
Poudre Landmarks Foundation
Poudre River Public Library

Poudre Valley Hospital Foundation
Rigden Farms Senior Living
Saint John's Benefit Gala
SAVA Center
Sounds of Centerra Summer Concert Series
Sunset Event Center
Tennyson Center for Children
The Jumpin' JiveCats
The Rhythm Company

Town of Windsor CO
White Rose Gala New Years Eve

Wildfire Community Arts Center
Windsor Big Band Boogie Ball
Windsor Harvest Festival
Windsor High School Booster Club

Young Life Northern Colorado
  ... and
many private weddings and parties


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