Why hire Stan Dard's Recovering Jazz Band?
Stan Dard's Recovering Jazz Band is four experienced gentlemen of jazz - trumpet/flugal horn, electric guitar, electric bass, drums - can cover jazz standards from many eras. We play Real Book charts. Good for restaurants, cocktail parties, reception assemblies, holiday affairs - anywhere that you want tasty background tunes to add a festive atmosphere. We play without a PA system.
We are musicians by hobby, with professional experience long and and far away. Our day jobs are flexible, so we can travel in the Southern Wisconsin, Northern Illinois area, but only for evening gigs during the week.. We can fit into a small space and only need an electric outlet.
Some of our song book tunes: Angel Eyes, Bag’s Groove, Blue Bossa, Body & Soul, Bye Bye Blackbird, Cantaloupe Island, Chitlins Con Carne, Cold Duck Time, Don’t Get Around Much Anymore, Emily, Foggy Day, Freddie Freeloader, Girl from Ipanema, Good Morning Heartache, How Insensitive, Jive Samba, Killer Joe, Ladybird, Little Sunflower, Love for Sale, Mercy, Mercy, Mercy, Misty, Moonglow, My Funny Valentine, On A Clear Day, On Broadway, Out of Nowhere, Preacher, Road Song, Satin Doll, Soon, St. Thomas, Stella by Starlight, Stormy Weather, Sugar, Summertime, Watermelon Man, You & the Night & the Music. Plus jazzy versions of holiday favorites, of course.
Doug Jeffery: Electric Bass
David Weinstein: Electric Guitar
Lance Haas: Percussion
Dan Raftery: Trumpet and Flugal Horn
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