EXCITING! ENTERTAINING! A TOUCH OF CLASS
Swing Shift is a six piece group from The Tom Daugherty Orchestra featuring an exciting and entertaining "Las Vegas " show style. The group performs a wide variety of music featuring The Great American Songbook. Included is a male and female vocalist. WEDDINGS AND CORPORATE EVENTS our specialty!
Trio, Quartet, and Solo Piano are also available. DJ SERVICES AVAILABLE.
Price Range: $700 and up
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
Insurance: $2,000,000 - Coverage is available from (link hidden)
What to Expect
"Live Music" what a sound! Especially when it's an exciting and authentic.
You and your guests will experience an event that is classy and entertaining. You will be entertained by the "best" musicians in the business. You will hear the music arrangements performed as they were originally recorded. And best of all it will sound so new and fresh. We will "MC" your entire event. DJ services are also available for your reception or event.
What A Fabulous Sound!.........
When You Want A Class Act For Your Event.........
When You Want Only The Best For Your Event!.....................
CORPORATE EVENTS and WEDDINGS our specialty!
SWING SHIFT from
THE TOM DAUGHERTY SWINGIN' SOUNDS ORCHESTRA
is a Nationally Touring show and dance group. The band performs a wide variety of music featuring Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Etta James, and The Great American Songbook.
15 Piece 'Big Band'
15 Piece 'Big Band' with strings
6 Piece "Swing Shift" Combo, 4 Piece Combo, Trio, Duet
Male and Female Vocalists
15 Piece Army Air Force Band with full AAF Uniforms
4 Member vocal group - 'The Sentimental Singers'
3 Member female vocal group - 'The Swingin' Sweethearts' (Andrews Sisters)
Swing Shift and The Tom Daugherty Swingin' Sounds Orchestra has performed for national venues and does travel outside of The State Of Ohio.
The group is under the direction of trombonist-arranger Tom Daugherty Pfrogner: 'The Big Band Keeper of The Flame' . He has produced several recordings, television shows, and live radio broadcasts with the orchestra. As a professional trombonist, Tom has performed with many outstanding groups and jazz artists such as Urbie Green, Maynard Ferguson, and Dizzy Gillespie. As a musical arranger, Tom has written over 800 musical arrangements and transcriptions. He arranges music for many groups throughout the country and in Europe. Recently The Tom Daugherty Swingin' Sounds Orchestra was featured in the new book 'Big Bands & Great Ballrooms' by Jack Behrens. The orchestra was also recently featured in the December issue of Leisure Group Travel magazine for their performances on tour at Virginia beach. The group has performed at famous venues such as The Greenbrier Resort, Cavalier Hotel in Virginia Beach, Cedar Point Ballroom, The Glenn Miller Festival in Clarinda, Iowa and many other numerous locations.
Wedding Quote: "We Can't thank you enough for your professionalism, talent, and the beautiful presentation you made on our wedding night. In addition to the joy we and our guests felt listening and dancing to your music, the band also looked great. We recieved so many compliments for the style and beauty of the music your orchestra played that night. There is no doubt we made the right choice asking The Tom Daugherty Orchestra to play at our wedding reception. You made it a night that we and our guests will never forget, and for that we feel very lucky." Ken & Anna Brown
Wedding Quote: "Matt and I just wanted to thank you all for such a wonderful performance! We have recieved numerous compliments on the amazing band! You made everything so easy, were so friendly, and you are wonderful musicians! I'll definitely tell everyone about you! Thank you so much!" Matt & Chrissy Snyder
Most Requested Songs - Old Time Rock And Roll - Bob Dylan, Twist And Shout - Beatles, How Deep Is Your Love - Bee Gees, Hang On Sloopy - Ohio State, Jump' Jive' And Wail - Louie Prima, Down At The Twist And Shout, - In The Mood - Glenn Miller, And Many More,....... - American Patrol - Glenn Miller, Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin, At Last - Etta James, Blue Skies - Frank Sinatra, Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis, Come Fly With Me - Frank Sinatra, Evergreen - Barbara Streisand, Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra, How Deep Is Your Love? - Bee Gees, I Left My Heart In San Francisco - Tony Bennett, I'll Be Seeing You - Frank Sinatra, It Had To Be You - Harry Connick, I've Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra, L-O-V-E - Nat King Cole, Moon River - Andy Williams, My Funny Valentine - Frank Sinatra, My Kind Of Town - Frank Sinatra, My Way - Frank Sinatra, New York - New York, Old Time Rock & Roll - Bob Seger, Opus 1 - Tommy Dorsey, Rock Around The Clock - Bill Hailey & Comets, Satin Doll - Duke Ellington, Sing'Sing'Sing - Benny Goodman, String of Pearls - Glenn Miller, Summer Wind - Frank Sinatra, Unforgettable - Nat King Cole, Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra, Witchcraft - Frank Sinatra, And Many More - of 700 songs
Please check our web site (link hidden) for more songs and information.
|Tom Daugherty||Leader, Trombone, Music Arranger, Vocal Group|
|Mindy Meltzer||Female Vocalist|
|Jarrod Harrah||Male Vocalist, Tour Manager|
|5 Talented Musicians||The "Best" Of The Professionals|
Influences & Inspiration
Frank Sinatra, The Rat Pack, Bobbie Darin, Etta James, Natalie Cole,and all the performers of The Great American Songbook.
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