respected jazz artist Eric Felten brings his talents as a singer and trombonist
to the classic American popular music of the '30s, '40s and '50s. Leading
a gold-standard orchestra of Washington's finest musicians, Eric Felten
sings hits from Frank Sinatra, Nat "King" Cole, Bobby Darin
and Joe Williams, and performs favorites from the great big bands--Duke
Ellington, Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Benny Goodman, Harry James and more.
For information on how the Eric Felten Orchestra can create an atmosphere
of sophistication and excitement for your next party or event, please
call 202-338-1999 or send your request for rates, available dates, and
other information via e-mail to
The Eric Felten
The classic 14-piece swing dance band. Eric Felten
sings hits from Frank Sinatra, Nat 'King' Cole, Bobby Darin and Joe Williams,
featuring the original big band arrangements of Count Basie, Billy May,
and Nelson Riddle. The Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra also "sets a standard
not easily matched," [Washington Post] in its performance of music
from the great bands of the Big Band Era--Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman,
Glenn Miller, Harry James, Woody Herman, Lionel Hampton and more.
The Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra
The same swinging sounds as the full 14-piece jazz orchestra, when the
venue or event calls for a smaller dance band. The Washington Post raves
that you should "catch this swinging local seven-piece band in all
its deserved glory."
The Eric Felten Quartet
Intimate and charming, this small band showcases
Eric Felten's talents as a singer of "clubby, Tony Bennett-style
standards" [Washington Flyer]. Music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin,
Johnny Mercer, Irving Berlin and other masters of American popular song.
The Eric Felten Orchestra
This is the unmistakable sound of the great jazz
and pop singers of the '40s and '50s--romantic, poignant and powerful.
A lush 40-piece pops orchestra with strings, woodwinds and brass, the
Eric Felten Orchestra is available for concerts, balls and other grand