Big Band Dance


2nd Annual Mentor/Protege Spring Swing Extra Large Big Band Bash

Friday, April 8 8:00 – 10:30 pm 2nd Annual Mentor/Protege Spring Swing Extra Large Big Band Bash The Ventura Jazz Orchestra Featuring Donna Greene and Emmy Hilgers on vocals Plus numerous instrumental proteges The Poinsettia Pavilion 3451 Foothill Road Ventura, CA 93003 805-648-1143 Admission at the door $15 www.venturajazzorchestra.com Break out your dancing shoes! Refreshments and […]

The Ventura Jazz Orchestra Mentor/Protege Bash

Holiday Big Band Dance/Concert

Featuring Vocalist Donna Greene and Guest Vocalist Julija Zonic Special appearance by vocalist/pianist Smitty West Nineteen musicians at their best, performing the Great American Songbook along with Christmas music you can dance to. Friday, December 4th 8:00-10:30 pm Poinsettia Pavilion Ballroom 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura, CA $15 admission Free refreshments and parking For more info, call 805-648-1143

Holiday Big Band Dance with The Ventura Jazz Orchestra

Labor of Love Big Band Dance & Concert

  Featuring Vocalist Donna Greene and Guest Vocalist Anna Kasper The VJO performs a large variety of dance styles along with emulating famous singers such as Ella Fitzgerald, Lena Horne, Peggy Lee, Linda Ronstadt, Dinah Washington, Etta James, Natalie Cole… all for your dancing and listening pleasure. Friday, September 4th 8:00-10:30 pm Poinsettia Pavilion Ballroom 3451 Foothill Road, Ventura, CA $15 admission Free refreshments […]


2015-June-VJO at the Poinsettia Pavilion

Summer Swing Big Band Dance

  Friday, June 12th 8 till 10:30 pm Summer Swing Big Band Dance Featuring the vocal stylings of Donna Greene. Also vocals by Smitty West and Remington Graham. With songs from The Great American Songbook with powerful horns and authentic vocal stylings. Don’t forget your dancing shoes. This event is open to the public and will be […]