Come out and dance at the most happening Swing party in town! The Rick Holland Uptown Swing Orchestra is as real as it gets...an actual little big band performing the hippest swing tunes from many different eras. Grab your partner and get your dancing shoes on because you won't find a better Swing party than this around! http://www.rickhollandproductions.com/content/uptown-swing-orchestra-10
This new Ten piece ensemble plays exciting contemporary-mainstream jazz, featuring some of the best writers from around the country! Formed by Rick Holland, (trumpet) and Evan Dobbins, (Trombone), the bands mission is to compile new arrangements for this 10 piece setting and perform with high profile national artists. The band currently has 5 nationally recognized arrangers and composers contributing to the bands mission.. They are Brent Wallarab (Smithsonian MasterWorks), Kerry Strayer, (Kansas City, Mo.), Jim Martin,(Chicago, Ill.), Mike Pendowski (Rochester, NY) and Bill Dobbins, (Eastman School of Music)
Rick Holland Quintet, Featuring Matt Stuver on Saxes.
Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series Jazz90.1 is dedicated to bringing our listeners unique programming that they won’t hear anywhere else on the radio or Internet. To this end, we are proud to present the Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series. This Concert Series features local musicians performing LIVE from the Jazz90.1 studios. Another great reason to support Jazz90.1. Upcoming Jazz90.1 LIVE Concerts: Rick Holland Quintet Wednesday March 10, 2010 - 7-8 p.m. Emcee: Rob Linton Audio Engineer: Joe Swetz
"Live" broadcast for 90.1, 7-8pm.
Label: BluJazz (Indy--Chicago)
Manager: Richard Holland
Bio: This new Ten piece ensemble plays exciting contemporary-mainstream jazz, featuring some of the best writers from around the country!
Formed by Rick Holland, (trumpet) and Evan Dobbins, (Trombone), the bands mission is to compile new arrangements for this 10 piece setting and perform with high pr...See Full Bio
Next hit is at the Tango Cafe.August 21st. Then a return on Sept. 4.On Sept. 12 the LBB is playing Lovin Cup. Sept. USO 6tet is back at the Tango Cafe on Sept. 25th.
“This is one sophisticated outfit,and the resumes of all these players are impressive and reflected in the confidence of the date.It is convincing evidence that the big band form is alive, well and full of surprises.”