Utah Swing Orchestra

is big band music at its very best. Featuring Utah’s finest jazz musicians performing the timeless swing hits of Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and many more. Seasoned and sensational, this lineup of world-class players performs all over the country and never disappoint. Delivering exact renditions of the original swing arrangements, you won’t believe your ears when you listen to that signature UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA sound. Just like the authentic recordings, (and dressed to the nines) this tuxedo-clad lineup is the perfect addition to any Jazz Age event. Whether it’s a Great Gatsby Gala, a Roaring 20’s party, a Prohibition-era event, or a romantic vintage wedding, the UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA will keep the dancefloor swinging all night long.

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WANT TO SEE US IN ACTION? For the premier swing band for your Jazz Age event, look no further than the Utah Swing Orchestra. Check out their recent promo video, above is the 6 Piece Version.

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Never a dull moment, the UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA moves quickly between song selections leaving no dead space in between tunes or on the dance floor. Appearing as an instrumental orchestra or with a variety of impressive vocalists, you’ll hear all the enduring favorites from Frank Sinatra, Tommy Dorsey, Nat King Cole, and many more. A little something for everyone, this well-respected lineup of musicians has an expansive repertoire and client base. They’ll read the room and rely on their accomplished bandleader to call out the perfect procession of tunes for your particular audience. Known for professionalism and flawless execution of swing, this versatile vintage ensemble with get all the guests on the dance floor at some point—whether they’re young or just young at heart.


Have band, will travel. This larger-than-life lineup loves to hit the road for traveling gigs. Allow us to put together an all-inclusive travel package for you, including hotels, production, backline, and all other expenses. THE UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA has performed all over the intermountain west and beyond—now they want to deliver the Jazz-Age directly to your doorstep. Ask us for a quote. We’ll handle all the logistics so you can sit back, relax, and enjoy the show.

We play the exact same arrangements of the tunes as the familiar bands of the 30s, 40s and 50s


Priding ourselves on versatility, we know that sometimes you want big band sound in a smaller package. THE UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA aims to accommodate. The band performs in several customizable configurations: The Six Piece Utah Swing Orchestra Band, which is perfect for smaller venues or performance spaces, The Twelve Piece Utah Swing Orchestra Band, which works for larger spaces and events, or The Sixteen Piece Utah Swing Orchestra Band, which is the superband option when you really want to make a big impression. All of the bands maintain the authentic look and sound of a traditional big band orchestra and are a surefire hit at any Jazz Age or vintage 20’s, 30’s, 40’s event.


The UTAH SWING ORCHESTRAconsiders Jazz Age-themed events their absolute specialty. Whether it’s a Great Gatsby Gala, a Roaring 20’s corporate party, a Prohibition-era 30’s event, or a romantic vintage wedding, they’ll provide the most authentic swing music around. If it tickles your fancy, they can also add some professional swing dancers or vaudevillian talent to top it all off. So, if you’re looking for something extra with that unforgettable swing-era flair, you’ve come to the right place. Let the UTAH SWING ORCHESTRA give you an excuse to “Jump, jive, and wail.” We’ll provide the ultimate swing soundtrack for the perfect upscale Jazz-era event.

For a company party, an upscale wedding, or if you just need an excuse to “Jump Jive and Wail,” this Utah jazz band will keep you dancing and tapping your foot all night.

The Utah Swing Orchestra is great at reading a crowd and tailoring their performance to your needs.

The band comes in 3 popular configurations: 6 piece, 12 piece, and 16 piece.


Performing the timeless swing hits of Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Frank Sinatra, Tommy Dorsey, Nat King Cole, and many more, this big band has a big song list to match.

Song List

  •  American Patrol
  •  At Last
  •  Bésame Mucho
  •  Big Swing Face
  •  Bunny Hop
  •  Brazil
  •  Cha Cha for Judy
  •  Chattanooga Choo-Choo
  •  Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
  •  Chicken Dance
  •  Chu Chu Cha Cha
  •  Crazy Rhythm
  •  Elmer’s Tune
  •  Flyin’ Home
  •  Fly Me to the Moon
  •  Frankie And Johnny
  •  A Hard Day’s Night
  •  Hound Dog
  •  I’ll Take Romance
  •  In The Mood
  •  Is You Is or Is You Aint Ma Baby
  •  It don’t Mean a Thing (if it aint got that swing)
  •  It Had To Be You
  •  Jeepers Creepers
  •  Johnson Rag
  •  Jump Jive & Wail
  •  Jump With My Baby
  •  Kiss Of Fire
  •  Little Brown Jug
  •  Love Is A Simple Thing
  •  Mambo Number Five
  •  Moon River
  •  Moonlight Serenade
  •  Minnie the Moocher
  •  My Heart Belongs To Daddy
  •  Never On Sunday
  •  Night Train
  •  Ode To Billy Joe
  •  Opus # 1
  •  Patricia/Cherry Pink
  •  Pennsylvania 6-5000
  •  Perdido
  •  Rock This Town
  •  Route 66
  •  ‘S Wonderful
  •  Serenade In Blue
  •  Sing, Sing, Sing
  •  St. Louis Blues
  •  Stompin at the Savoy
  •  String Of Pearls
  •  Sunrise Serenade
  •  Sway
  •  Sweet Georgia Brown
  •  Tequila
  •  Tuxedo Junction
  •  Undecided
  •  Wave
  •  Zoot Suit Riot

Dixieland/Traditional Style Jazz Tunes

  • Avalon
  • Basin Street Blues
  • Bill Bailey
  • Bourbon Street Parade
  • C’est Si Bon
  • Charleston
  • Georgia on my Mind
  • Honeysuckle Rose
  • Indiana
  • Just a Closer Walk With Thee
  • La Vie En Rose
  • Limehouse Blues
  • Muskrat Ramble
  • Rockin’ Chair
  • Royal Garden Blues
  • The Sheik of Araby
  • Struttin’ With Some Barbecue
  • On the Sunny Side of the Street
  • Way Down Yonder in New Orleans
  • When the Saints Go Marching In

Contemporary/Classic Options (depending on the configuration of vocalist(s)

  • I Feel Good
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love
  • My Girl
  • Rock This Town
  • Stand By Me
  • Tequila
  • Kiss
  • Superstious
  • I Will Survive
  • Respect
  • Lucky
  • Brown Eyed Girl
“Today I received a phone call from the Vice President of Student Activities at Southern Utah University, asking me about the band I brought in for the SUU Winter Formal. Your band (the Utah Swing Orchestra) did an amazing job, and our committee was more than pleased with how your band played, the selection of music and the level of professionalism that your band members showed. Thank you again. I know that SUU is planning on bringing you back and I would recommend you to anyone. Thank you!”
Jordan / Southern Utah University
“Thank you so much for the concert on Saturday (Utah Swing Orchestra.) According to all reports it went off beautifully and the audience was well rewarded for coming. Take care and I hope we can have a repeat. Please thank the band for me.”
G / Tanner Amphitheater Summer Concerts Series
“I haven’t touched base since the wedding, but I wanted to follow up with one last thank you and tell you how much we appreciated you and the Utah Swing Orchestra and the ambiance you created for Brittan and Jeffery’s wedding.”
Gail / Private Wedding
“I would like to express my deep gratitude to the Utah Swing Orchestra musicians who played at my daughter’s wedding this past Saturday at the Millcreek Inn. They were so talented, fun, professional and awesome! Their music was the best part of the reception, and so many of our guests gushed compliments of them.”
Carrie / wedding client

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