Bill Dayton is
shown playing his popular clarinet.
The Bill Dayton Big Band
at Schotties in Littlestown, Pennsylvania, where they debuted
one year prior. Bill, Phyllis, and Sandy Dayton are pictured
in front on the far right of picture.
Phyllis Dayton's lovely
renditions of so many beautiful tunes add a charming touch to the
Bill Dayton Big Band on tour in Oregon.
Below (left) the
big band performs at the famous Val Air Ballroom in Des
Moines, Iowa and in Oregon (right).
Sandy sings "Sentimental
Journey" with the Big Band at their 10th Anniversary.
Sandy on stage in
Coquille, Oregon during transcontinental tour
The Bill Dayton Big
Band headlines at the Ocean City Convention Center during a
dance concert series, along with other Big Band greats such as Les
Brown, Glenn Miller, and Larry Elgart.
Steve (below with Sandy) joins
the band at Pen Mar Park where Bill and Phyllis Dayton chaired
the board of directors to rebuild the Pen Mar Park Pavilion (Blue
Ridge Summit, PA), and where nearly a million people have since come
Bill "Shakes, Rattles, and
Rolls" the audience New Year's Eve at the Embers
Ballroom in Carlisle, PA.
Sandy and Steve co-lead
their first job at the Laun's 50th Anniversary Party.
Steve's dad, Don Richwine, was
a featured guest soloist at the Naylor Wine Cellars
dances. (1998 - 2001)
Steve began sponsoring dinner dances when they took over the
leadership of the band. John "Psychoboy"
McCalla, American Lindy Hop champion is shown dancing below at
the Westminster Riding Club dinner
Guy turns in a great vocal performance with the Big Band at
the Naylor's Wine Cellars dance. Connie performs many places
in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Washington, DC with other Big
Bands, as well as the The Guy Jenkins Band .
Sandy with the Big Band at the Naylor's Wine Cellars dance.