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Colorado Swing

Colorado Swing Big Band performs an exciting variety of great music including classic Big Band Era and Las Vegas show standards as well as popular music arrangements from contemporary artists. We would love to entertain at your festival, fundraiser, dance, wedding, or special event. Our full-size big band creates that exciting sound you rarely hear anymore.

Colorado Swing Cats is our smaller party and dance band that is just the right size for your party, swing dance, wedding reception, Great Gatsby or Mardi Gras event This group offers the option to combine a variety of music including Roaring 20s, Prohibition Era speakeasy jazz, big band era swing, blues, traditional dance music, and contemporary popular music with vocals.   
To compare groups go to www.roaringtwentiesjazz.com

Colorado Swing features the area's top musical talent including great vocalists. Our arrangements feature the music of Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Glenn Miller, Harry James, Stan Kenton, Frank Sinatra, Les Brown, George & Ira Gershwin, Rodgers & Hart, Hoagy Carmichael, Cole Porter, Buddy Rich, Brian Setzer, Gordon Goodwin, Bobby Darin, Doc Severinsen, Etta James, Nora Jones, Michael Buble, Patsy Cline, Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, Ella Fitzgerald as well as contemporary popular songs and artists.

We have great references from our many happy customers from our summer festival concerts, black-tie fundraisers, private parties, dances, weddings and special events. We would love to entertain at your event. We maintain an extensive list of fans and media contacts and will help promote your event.

 Call Kip Scholl at (970) 416-1414 to reserve your date.
Colorado Swing - band information  pdf download

    Coming public events ...

  * Colorado Swing Big Band
Elks Lodge Swing Dance

    Saturday April 7, 2018

    1424 East Mulberry, Fort Collins CO 80524
    7:00 PM dance lesson, best time to meet new people
    8:00 PM to 10:00 PM live big band dance
admission.  wow!, best live dance band value anywhere
    no one under 21 will be allowed admission into the Lodge
    you do not have to be an Elks member to attend
    drinks and appetizers available


   * Colorado Swing Cats
 King of Glory Church swing dance

   Sunday April 15, 2018
2919 North Wilson Ave, Loveland, CO 80538   
 6:30 tp 9:30 PM live big band dance
     come early for the dance lesson
     $5 admission, great price for live swing band

  * Colorado Swing Big Band
     Saturday April 28 2:00 - 3:30 PM

     Everyday Joes
    144 S Mason St, Fort Collins, CO 80524

* Colorado Swing Big Band
Taste of Fort Collins
    Sunday June 10 12:15 to 1:15 PM

    Civic Center Park stage

  * Colorado Swing Big Band
Avalon Ballroom Boulder swing dance
     Saturday Sept 15

     7 pm lesson, 8-11pm dance

Many performances are in the works, so please come back soon or sign up for our email reminders so you do not miss any of our great shows.

Please subscribe to our mailing list so I can send you an update and invitation to our upcoming events.
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Colorado Swing Facebook page has more photos and videos
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Colorado Swing YouTube page has videos of the band in action

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Please have your dance club or fundraising chairman contact me to have our performance boost the fun, excitement and attendance at your event.
We have weddings and other private parties on our schedule, so please call as early as possible to reserve a date for your event.

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Colorado Swing Big Band new CD is now available

listen to our CD now at www.CDBaby.com

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George Lundeen

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

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

Avalon Ballroom in Boulder
Bas Bleu Mardi Gras

Beet Street Fort Collins

Ben & Jerry's
Summer Concert Series
Brookside Gardens Event Center
Cafe Columbine
Carbon Valley Chamber of Commerce
Cheyenne Botanic Gardens
City of Fort Collins CO
City of Loveland CO
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
First National Bank Fort Collins
Friends of Traditional Dance
FortJazz Fest Jazz Festival
Fort Collins Arts Alive

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
Harmony on the Green Concert Series
Historic Stanley Hotel in Estes Park CO
Good Samaritan Retirement Village
Goodtimes Dance Club
Intercollegiate Swing Battle
Loveland Corn Roast Festival
Loveland Foote Lagoon Concert Series
Lutheran Family Services
NewWestFest Bohemian Nights

Palmer Properties - First Community Bank
PIIAC Conference Beaver Creek CO
Rotary International

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

Wildfire Community Arts Center
Windsor Big Band Boogie Ball
Young Life Northern Colorado
  ... and
many private weddings and parties