Jimmy McConnell Big Band
50's Music, 60's Music, 50's, 60's, 70's Music, Big Band, Blues Music, Broadway Music, Jazz, Jazzy, Swing, Swing Music, Vocal, Voice
Now Available for:
Corporate Events, Swing Dance Theme Parties, Clubs, Restaurants, Hotels, Country Clubs, Beach Clubs etc.
Jimmy McConnell 17 piece Big Band plays great Big Band /Jazz Dance Music form America's classic Jazz Songbook: Count Basie to Duke Ellington, Ray Charles to Quincy Jones and many Jazz Big Band Classics!
The Jimmy McConnell Big Band is now based in Southern California and performs regularly.
The Jimmy McConnell Big Band features some of the finest musicians in the Los Angeles area.
Jimmy McConnell hails from Louisiana, the birthplace of Jazz. He spent most of his adult life in Kansas City, the city that claims some of the greatest jazz musicians that ever lived - Charlie Parker, Ben Webster, Coleman Hawkins etc. Jimmy 's Performance and Recording credits include: Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Band, Jack McDuff, Michael Jackson & The Jackson 5, Arthur Prysock, B.B. King, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Martha & The Vandellas, Isaac Hayes, Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson, Nancy Wilson, Lou Donaldson, O.C. Smith, Ernie Andrews, Barbara Morrison & many others.