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Swings the Thing Big Band

Swings the Thing Big Band

Swings the Thing Big Band

Swing’s the Thing is a 16 piece big band based in Central Ohio.

With many great tunes in our book, Swing’s the Thing will bring your event to life by playing hits from a variety of new artists, while respecting the origins of big band by playing tunes from the books of such legends as Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, and Woody Herman, just to name a few. Swing’s the Thing’s repertory covers a wide range of dance styles that include swing, rock, ballad, blues, cha cha, rumba, mambo, samba, waltz, disco, foxtrot and polka.

More info: http://www.sttbigband.com/

Swing’s the Thing proudly features our vocalist/pianist, Jan Schlosser-Wise, on a variety of our great charts.

In recent years, Swing’s the Thing has performed for corporate functions, private parties and receptions, and at several Columbus area public events that included: Worthington’s Concert on the Green, Lancaster’s Friday Night at the Bandstand, Grove City’s Summer Sizzle Concert Series, Westerville’s Summer Concert Series, Whitehall’s Music in the Park, Groveport’s Music in the Park, Wagnall’s Memorial Auditorium in Lithopolis, and Dances for the Ohio State University Swing Dance Club.