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.



Monday, October 20, 2014

Downtown Arts

The Gainesville Big Band, under the direction of Marco Thomas, will perform at the Gainesville Downtown Arts Show Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 2:00pm on the Bo Diddley Plaza Stage.

Monday, October 13, 2014

Performance Schedule for Oct.-Dec.

The Gainesville Big Band's performance schedule:

10/19-Sweet Dreams Ice Cream-Fall Chocolate Night-5:00pm

11/8-Downtown Arts Festival-2:00pm

12/6-Tioga Town Center Holiday Concert

More events coming soon. Please join us for all our public events. Don't forget, you can hire the GBB for your private or corporate event as well. We have started booking for 2015!

GBB at Fall Chocolate Night

Don't miss the Gainesville Big Band, conducted by Marco Thomas, at Sweet Dreams Ice Cream of Gainesville. It is third and final performance for the band's favorite ice cream shop in 2014. We play Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 5:00pm.