Primary Instrument: Multi-instrumentalist
The Highland Park Pops Big Band is a 17-piece jazz band that plays swing tunes, jazz favorites, dance music and big band standards. Performing primarily in the northern Chicago suburbs, the Highland Park Pops Big Band is interested in entertaining at your next public event or benefit.
For over three decades, the Highland Park Pops Big Band has kept jazz from the big band era alive on the North Shore, playing the classic and popular arrangements of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Woody Herman, Stan Kenton and many other renowned artists and styles. The music is timeless, and the full, brassy sound is enjoyed by music lovers of all ages at outdoor programs, civic functions and dances.
The Highland Park Pops Big Band performs at public events, benefits, concerts and outdoor summertime functions. The music selections and performance style are adaptable for settings as diverse as dances, festivals, fairs or auditorium concerts.
Performing throughout Chicago's northern suburbs, the band is affiliated with the Park District of Highland Park.
Contact us at www.HighlandParkPops.com if you enjoy live jazz and big band music, you're searching for big bands in the Chicago suburbs, or you want to bring live music from the big band era to your upcoming public event, civic function, benefit or concert program in the northern Chicago area.