List of big bands


List of big bands

The following is a list of big bands from all eras, not simply those of the past.

A

*Artie Shaw and His Orchestra
*The Auburn Knights Orchestra

B

*BBC Big Band
*Ben Bernie's Band
*Benny Goodman and His Orchestra
*Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
*Big Phat Band
*BlackHawk Big Band
*Bob Crosby and the Bob Cats
*Bohuslän Big Band
*Boss Brass
*Brian Setzer Orchestra
*Brussels Jazz Orchestra
*The Buddy Rich Big Band

C

*Cab Calloway and His Orchestra
*Casa Loma Orchestra
*Chick Webb and His Orchestra
*Claude Hopkins and His Orchestra
*Spade Cooley
*Count Basie and His Orchestra

D

*Dallas Jazz Orchestra (Later known as Dallas' Original Jazz Orchestra)
*The Delmarva Big Band
*Dizzy Gillespie and His Orchestra
*Dorsey Brothers Orchestra
*Duke Ellington and His Orchestra
*Duke Pearson Big Band
*Dutch Swing College Band

E

*The Earl Hines Orchestra
*Eddy Duchin and His Orchestra

F

*Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra

G

*Galen Jeter Orchestra
*George Paxton and His Orchestra
*Gerald Wilson Big Band
*Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band
*Glen Gray and the Casa Loma Orchestra
*Glenn Miller Orchestra
*Don Redman and His Orchestra
*Gordon Goodwin's Big Phat Band

I

*Imperial College Big Band
*International Sweethearts of Rhythm

J

* [http://www.jack-million.com/ The Jack Million Band]
*Jack Teagarden and His Orchestra
*James Last Orchestra
*Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra
*Jimmy Dorsey and His Orchestra

K

*Kay Kyser
* [http://www.kkm-bigband.de/ KKM Big Band Windesheim]

L

*Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra
*Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra
*Luis Russell and His Orchestra
*Les Brown and his Band of Renowns

M

*Magic City Jazz Orchestra
*Maria Schneider Orchestra
*McKinney's Cotton Pickers
*Mills Blue Rhythm Band
*Mingus Big Band

N

O

*Orrin Tucker and His Orchestra

P

*Paul Whiteman

R

*Ray Eberle and His Orchestra
*Ralph Carmichael Big Band

*Shep Fields and His Rippling Rhythm
* [http://www.shoutsection.com Shout Section Big Band]
*Stan Kenton and His Orchestra
*Swing Unlimited
*Syd Lawrence Orchestra

T

*The Tex Beneke Orchestra
*Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Big Band
*Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra
*Tommy Tucker and His Orchestra
*Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band
*Tromsø Kulturskoles Ungdomsstorband

U

*UMO Jazz Orchestra
*University of London Big Band

V

*The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra

W

*Washboard Rhythm Kings
*Tex Williams
*Bob Wills
*Wingy Manone and His Orchestra
*Woody Herman And His Big Band

Z

*Ziggy Elman and His Orchestra

ee also

*List of American big band bandleaders
*List of British big band leaders
*List of Experimental big bands


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