Big Band, swing, Jazz, Standards
The Route 66 Big Band performs as a 14- to 18-piece dance band with vocalist featuring music with the "Big Band Sound of the Swing Era". Its repertoire includes hits by such greats as Glen Miller, Frank Sinatra, Tommy Dorsey, Nat "King" Cole, Count Basie and Benny Goodman, among others.
Some of the Bands Past Clients and performances include: NW Burn Foundation, Rainier Chapter-Daughters of the American Revolution, Four Seasons Olympic Hotel, Congregation Ezra Bessaroth, Humane Society for Seattle/King County, NBBJ Architects, Bella Music, Greater Issaquah Chamber of Commerce, Issaquah Parks and Recreation, Army Corp of Engineers, Boeing Employees Big Band Dance Club, NW ESRI Users Conference.
A Sample Of The Repertoire Includes: Almost Like Being In Love,Blue Skies, For Once In My Life, Georgia On My Mind, How About You, I Can't Give You Anything But Love, I Got Rhythm, I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself A Letter, I've Got A Crush On You, Unforgettable, When The Saint's Go Marching In, Summertime, Skylark, Night & Day, On A Clear Day, My Funny Valentine, Tangerine, Makin' Whoopee, Let's Do It, Little Brown Jug, In The Mood, Sing-Sing-Sing, It Don't Mean A Thing, Take The A Train.