We are a group of professionals in eastern Iowa sharing our love for jazz. The group: female vocalist, acoustic bass, guitar, drums, and one person on keyboard / woodwinds. Our set list varies from samba (o pato) to traditional (take five) to ballads (cry me a river) . We also offer big band stylings with three horns and a singer as well as blues and popular music in a jazz style.
We have played a variety of venues including city celebrations, wineries, coffee houses, and private parties to name a few.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 300 minutes
The Bluetone Jazz collective is made up of a diverse group of professionals from Northeast Iowa. Our members include a college professor, a police officer, and IT professional, music educators and an attorney. As a group we bring our individual tastes and talents to form a unique blend of songs from the Great American songbook, Latin jazz, blues, and unique arrangements of contemporary popular music.
This unique blend of music allows the Bluetone Jazz Collective to tailor music to a variety of then use and private parties.
Past Booked Events
|July 16, 2016 • 8:00pm - 11:00pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|February 11, 2016||Nonprofit Event|
|June 01, 2014||Graduation|
Take Five Watermelon Man
A Hard Days Night Woodchoppers Ball
Sodanco Samba Aint Misbehavin
Minnie the Moocher
Sweet Georgia Brown
|Les Aldrich||Keyboard woodwind|
|Jim Davis||Bass and Trombone|
|James Peters||Guitar Acoustic Bass Banjo|
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