Jump City

Jump City

 Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, USA
BandJazzCover Band

Jump City is the most entertaining and stylistically diverse big band to ever take the stage. Jump City's unique blend of classic swing and funky grooves keeps dance floors packed all night. Want to be entertained, take a trip to Jump City.

Biography

Jump City, the Philadelphia area’s premier big band, is ready to put you “in the mood” for an unforgettable evening of great music!

Since its founding in 1994, Jump City has delighted concert audiences throughout the Delaware Valley with its versatile and high-energy performances.

With 18 talented musicians and vocalists, the Jump City Jazz Orchestra captures the magic and excitement of over 70 years of big band, swing, and horn driven R&B & Soul music.

Just a sample includes the following:

The legendary WWII-era sounds of Glenn Miller, Woody Herman, and Count Basie

The concert pieces of the 50s and 60s from Duke Ellington and Stan Kenton

The contemporary jump swing sound of modern artists like the Brian Setzer Orchestra and Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

The groove of popular soul, R&B and pop artists like Earth Wind & Fire and Tower of Power.

All this — and talented vocalists, too, who bring you the songs of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Rosemary Clooney, Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner and others!

With an extensive repertoire and a full horn section, Jump City recreates the powerful sounds, driving grooves, & beautiful music of all of these legends.

Discography

Jump City Jazz Orchestra: Night and Day
Jump City Jazz Orchestra: Live at Chris' Jazz Cafe: Tribute to Maynard Ferguson