John’s Dance Band (duo, trio, quartet) is a versatile dance group formed in 1981 featuring some of the finest professional musicians in Central New York. The group performs a wide spectrum of danceable music styles including swing, Latin, pop, rock, Motown, R&B, 40’s, 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s, blues, funk, and ethnic.
The Dance Band has performed more than 1500 professional engagements throughout Central New York including wedding receptions, cocktail hours, rehearsal dinners, anniversary parties, birthday parties, retirement parties, holiday parties, corporate functions, fundraisers, banquets, dinner dances, ballroom dance events, outdoor concerts, school proms, and alumni reunions. John’s band client list includes some of the most prestigious companies and organizations in Central New York.
Duo - Tenor saxophone and Keyboard with vocals
Trio - Tenor saxophone, Keyboard, and Drums with vocals
Quartet - Tenor saxophone, Keyboard, Drums, and Bass with vocals
Keyboard - Andrew Carroll, Jimmy Cox
Electric Bass – Peter Chwazik, Ron France
Drums – Steve Curry, Jimmy Johns