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, April 27, 2014

Lakeside Jazz Festival

The band played at the Lakeside Jazz Festival in Port Orange, FL. We had an awesome time and heard some really great music played by some fantastic young musicians. Here are a few pics. We will add video and audio to our Youtube channel soon.

Monday, April 7, 2014

April 12-13

This Saturday, we are playing at Grace at Fort Clark United Methodist church's Spring Carnival from 3-4. Bring the kids out and have a good time.

Sunday we are playing at our favorite ice cream shoppe Sweet Dreams from 4-5. It is chocolate night! Hope to see you there!

Saturday, April 5, 2014

GCJB at Lakeside Jazz Festival

GCJB will be traveling down to Port Orange for the Lakeside Jazz Festival on April 26. It is a high school jazz competition and fundraiser for the local area students that has featured artists. We are fortunate to be included as guest artists. We will play Saturday night approximately 5:45pm. It's our first official jazz festival and hopefully not our last.

Don't forget...

We are playing tomorrow at the Spring Arts Festival Center Stage at 2:00pm. We hope to see you there.