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Sandy and Steve sponsor WONDERFUL Big Band dances every year.

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Pleasant Valley Fire Hall where EVERYONE gets to dance, incuding small children and singles!!!

 

OUR REPERTOIRE IS EXTENSIVE!

Over 2000 tunes (charts) from 1930 to 1980

 

  • Swing    fox trot    waltzes    Latin    originals    soft and classic rock    show/movie tunes    novelty tunes    Christmas/New Years Eve tunes  
  • We continually update our library of music with excellent charts. 
  • Team of extraordinarily gifted arrangers (see Arrangers page).  They orchestrate special  requests including tunes from current day music.   

 

Below are a few examples:     

UP-TEMPO SWING

  • Puttin' On The Ritz
  • Sing, Sing, Sing
  • Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
  • Bandstand Boogie
  • Take the 'A'Train
  • One O'Clock Jump
  • Two O'Clock Jump
  • Shake Rattle, and Roll
  • Jumpin' at the Woodside
  • Woodchoppers Ball
  • Just In Time
  • Opus #1

MEDIUM UP-TEMPO SWING

  • Swingin' On Nothin'
  • String of Pearls
  • You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
  • Red Red Robin
  • Route 66
  • Yes Indeed
  • Hayburner
  • The Continental

MEDIUM SWING

  • New York New York
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • Let's Do It
  • Have You Met Miss Jones
  • Shiny Silk Stockings
  • Pennsylvania 65000
  • Call Me Irresponsible
  • Foggy Day
  • All of Me
  • These Foolish Things
  • Things Ain't What They Used to Be

FOXTROT

  • Star Dust
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • Star Dreams
  • Moonlight In Vermont
  • Getting Sentimental Over You
  • Alfie
  • What's New
  • Londonderry Air (Danny Boy)
  • I Left My Heart in San Francisco
  • Sophisticated Lady
  • September Song
  • Dreamsville

WALTZES

  • Edelweisse
  • Fascination
  • Melody Of Love
  • Hello Young Lovers
  • In The Good Ole Summertime
  • Love Makes the World Go Round
  • Sweetheart of Sigma Chi
  • Tennesee Waltz

LATIN

  • Blue Tango
  • Cha Cha Medley
  • Carefree (cha-cha)
  • Hot Cha-Cha
  • Blue Skies (rumba)
  • Montego Bay (samba)
  • Caravan (meringue)
  • La Cucarache (mambo)
  • Quiet Nights & Quiet Stars (bossa nova)
  • Girl From Ipanema (bossa nova)
  • Old Devil Moon (bossa nova)

ORIGINALS

  • Psychoboy Boogie
  • Guess It Looks Like Spring Again (waltz)
  • Cathy (foxtrot)
  • Joy (swing)
  • Peaches (swing)
  • Soft Voices (foxtrot)

SHOW/MOVIE TUNES

  • People
  • Memory
  • The King And I
  • The Sound Of Music
  • On The Street Where You Live
  • The Way We Were
  • What I Did For Love
  • Hey Look Me Over
  • Singin' in the Rain 
  • Tomorrow

CLASSIC ROCK

  • Last Dance
  • Aja
  • Spinning Wheel
  • Proud Mary
  • Joy To The World
  • Copacabana (samba)
  • Le Freak (hustle)
  • Bandstand Boogie
  • Sir Duke
  • Deacon Blues

SOFT ROCK

  • Wind Beneath My Wings
  • You Light Up My Life
  • Summer Wind
  • Feelings
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
  • We've Only Just Begun
  • Muscrat Love
  • How Deep Is Your Love

NOVELTY

  • Charleston
  • When the Saints Go Marchin' In
  • Royal Garden Blues
  • Allie Cat
  • Take Me Out to the Ballgame
  • Bunny Hop

CHRISTMAS/NEW YEARS

  • Auld Lang Sign
  • Let It Snow
  • White Christmas
  • Silver Bells
  • The Christmas Song
  • Christmas Medley (Jingle Bells, Sleigh Ride, Frosty the Snowman)
  • Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • Snowfall

 

 

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