The Gainesville Big Band began as the Gainesville Community Jazz Band. Since 2007, the band has brought big band jazz to Gainesville and the surrounding areas. The GBB is a 18 piece jazz band that plays a wide range of big band styles such as traditional swing, dance, latin, and contemporary jazz. The musicians have a deep passion for jazz and a commitment to presenting quality performances to all audiences in Gainesville or wherever the GBB may travel.



Sunday, October 28, 2012

Thank you

Thank you to all of you that were able to come to our concert today. We were able to collect canned food items for Gainesville Community Ministries. Hope to see you at our next performance.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

Set List for October 28

Here is the set list for next week's concert:

Basically Blues
Jive Samba
Orilla Del Mar
That’s All
Hello Friend
Cantaloupe Island
You’ve Changed
Till You Come Back
Orange Colored Sky
Cry Me a River

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Fall Concert Announcement

I would like to announce that we are having a fall concert on Sunday October 28 at 3:00pm. We are performing at Grace United Methodist Church on Newberry Rd. Admission is one canned food item. Proceeds benefit the Gainesville Community Ministries Food Pantry. find us on facebook or email us at

Set list coming soon.

Concert Today

We are performing today at the Bo Diddley Plaza in Downtown Gainesville. We are part of the Downtown Arts Festival. Our set begins at 4:00pm. Hope to see you there.