Several veterans of the John Danser Big Band, GlenMiller Orchestra, Leon Merian Big Band, Sarasota Orchestra, and The Peter Duchin Orchestra have come together to form the Oceans Eleven Big Band.
Led by the extraordinary drummer Bryan Post, Ocean's Eleven plays a wide repertoire of arrangements & favorites from the Big Band & Swing Era including the music by Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Buddy Rich , Arty Shaw, Benny Goodman, Glen Miller, Dizzy Gillespie, Cab Calloway, Louis Armstrong , Arturo Sandoval, Quincy Jones, Gordon Goodwin and also contemporary artists and arrangers. This ensemble combines years of pro experience, great showmanship wonderful vocals and incredible soloists. The Band is able to tailor its program to suit any event and has an ever growing reputation for highest quality, excitement and fantastic dance music. They perform a high energy show that always guarantees a good time and memorable occasion.
The Ocean's Eleven Big Band consists of 4 brass, 3 saxophones, piano, bass, drums and vocalist and combines the swing and excitement both casual and serious jazz audiences expect and deserve. Adding the stunning vocal renditions of Katt Hefner, John Rinell, Judi Edwards or Rob Satori to a sophisticated swing and fun dance repertoire is what makes the Ocean's Eleven Big Band GREAT!!!