The highly acclaimed Full Spectrum Jazz has delighted audiences with traditional and modern jazz since 1996. Performance styles range from laid-back Count Basie swing to poly-rhythmic modern Latin. Full Spectrum Jazz has a diverse catalog of exceptional music, including original compositions and venerable jazz standards.
Full Spectrum is a full 18-piece big band, including vocalist Duane Lawrence as a regular feature.
Awesome Big Band Sound!
Photo by J. W. Hallock
“. . . clever new arrangements, fine soloist and tight ensemble playing, the Full Spectrum Jazz Orchestra has a sound of its own. This only comes from dedication to the music . . . Bravo to the Full Spectrum Jazz orchestra for helping to keep the big band tradition alive and moving forward. ”
— Wayne Bergeron, Jazz trumpet recording artist
“One of the Bay Area’s hottest jazz big bands . . . ”
— Fred Berry, Jazz clinician and educator,
Stanford University and College of San Mateo
“Silicon Valley’s Full Spectrum Jazz . . . swings with vitality and excitement. What a joyful trip it is to be an ear-witness . . . ”
— Dr. Herb Wong, Jazz historian
and music producer
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