Current Jazz Bands

Here is a list of current performing jazz bands from New Orleans. A few have exclusive representation along with most that are non-exclusive. Contact us to book or hire a band for your event. A request form is located at the bottom of this page or select HERE to complete a booking form.

  • Local New Orleans Artists/Bands: if you don’t see your band listed here, complete the band/artist submission form with your information and we will review for addition. If you would like an enhanced listing connecting your website, complete a contact form and type “enhanced listing request.”

Garden District Modern Jazz Bands

Jazz Brunch – Strolling New Orleans Jazz Bands

Brass Band – 2nd Line Parading Bands

Super Band – Modern Jazz meets Brass Band – FUN!

Jazz Funeral Band

Traditional or Dixieland Jazz Bands

Calidum Quattuor et Quinque Jazz Band

Big Band “Hot Jazz” 1920’s-1930’s

Big Band “Swing” 1940’s

Ragtime: Pre-Jazz, Soloists to Orchestra

Garden District Band

New Orleans Garden District Orchestra

New Orleans Spice Brass Band

21st Century Brass Band

79rs Gang Mardi Gras Indians

9th Ward Black Hatchet Mardi Gras Indians

9th Ward Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

A2D2 Experience with Antoine Diel & Arséne DeLay

Al “Lil Fats” Jackson

Alex McMurray

Alexandra Scott

Alfred Banks w/Live Band

Algiers Warriors Mardi Gras Indians

Anaïs St. John

Anders Osborne

Andrew Duhon

Andrew Hall’s Society Brass Band

Ashlin Parker Quartet

Astral Project

Audacity Brass Band

Aurora Nealand & The Royal Roses

Babineaux Sisters Band

Baby Boyz Brass Band

Bamboula 2000

Banu Gibson

Batiste Brothers

Betty Shirley vocalist

Betty Winn and One-A-Chord

Big 6 Brass Band

Big Chief Bird and the Young Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Big Chief Bo Dollis, Jr. & the Wild Magnolias

Big Chief Charles & White Cloud Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Big Chief Donald Harrison, Jr.

Big Chief Joseph Boudreaux, Jr. & the Young Eagles Mardi Gras Indians

Big Chief Juan & Jockimo’s Groove

Big Chief Kevin Goodman & the Flaming Arrows

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & The Golden Eagles

Big Dog Brass Band

Big Sam’s Funky Nation


Bill Summers & Jazalsa

Black Hawk Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Black Mohawk Mardi Gras Indians

Black Seminoles Mardi Gras Indians

Blonde Roses*

Blues Masters w/ “Big Al” Carson

Bon Bon Vivant


Borealis Rex


Brian Quezergue tribute to Wardell Quezergue

Buffalo Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Buku Broux

Calvin Johnson and Native Son

Carl LeBlanc

Chance Bushman & The Ibervillianaires

Charlie Halloran and the Quality 6

Charlie Wooton’s Zydefunk

Charmaine Neville Band

Cheyenne Mardi Gras Indians

Chosen Ones Brass Band

Christian Serpas & Ghost Town

Chucky “C” & Band

Clarence Johnson III sax/vocalist

Clive Wilson’s New Orleans Serenaders

Cole Williams Band

Comanche Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Connie and Dwight Fitch with the St. Raymond & St. Leo the Great Choir

Corey Henry & the Treme Funktet

Cowboy Mouth

Creole Osceola Black Masking Indians

Creole String Beans

Cullen Landry and the Midnight Streetcar Band featuring Al “Carnival Time” Johnson

Cyril Neville’s Swamp Funk

Da Knockaz Brass Band

Da Souljas Brass Band

Da Truth Brass Band

Daiquiri Queens

Dancing at Dusk with Tom Saunders and the Tomcats

Darcy Malone and The Tangle

Daria & The Hip Drops

Dash Rip Rock

Dave Ferrato

Davell Crawford

David & Roselyn

Davis Rogan

Deacon John

Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers

DeJan’s Olympia Brass Band

Delfeayo Marsalis and The Uptown Jazz Orchestra

Delgado Community College Jazz Band

Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Dixie Cups

Don Jamison Heritage School of Music (Citywide)

Don Vappie & the Creole Jazz Serenaders

Donald Harrison, Jr.

Doreen’s Jazz New Orleans

Doro Wat

Dr. Brice Miller & Mahogany Brass Band

Dr. Michael White & The Original Liberty Jazz Band

Dwayne Dopsie and the Zydeco Hellraisers

Ecirb Müller’s Twisted Dixie

Egg Yolk Jubilee

Eileina Dennis vocalist

Ellis Marsalis

Erica Falls

Evan Christopher

Evangelist Jackie Tolbert & the Gospel Ensemble

Ever More Nest

Flow Tribe

Forgotten Souls Brass Band

Foundation of Funk featuring Zigaboo Modeliste and George Porter, Jr. with special guests Ivan Neville, Tony Hall and Ian Neville

Frankie Boots

Free Agents Brass Band

Free Spirit Brass Band

French Connection

Funk Monkey


Garden District Band

George French & the New Orleans Storyville Jazz Band

George Porter, Jr. & the Runnin’ Pardners

Gerald French & the Original Tuxedo Jazz Band

Germaine Bazzle

Glen David Andrews

Golden Sioux Mardi Gras Indians

Gregg Stafford & His Young Tuxedo Brass Band

Gregg Stafford’s Jazz Hounds

Hardhead Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Helen Gillet & Wazozo

Herbert McCarver & The Pin Stripe Brass Band

High Steppers Brass Band

Higher Heights Reggae Band

Hot Club of New Orleans

Hot Rod Lincoln


Ingrid Lucia

Irene Sage

Irma Thomas, Soul Queen of New Orleans

Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk

Jamal Batiste Band

James Andrews & the Crescent City All-Stars

James Carter Organ Trio

James Martin Band

James Rivers Movement

Jamey St Pierre

Jamil Sharif

Jason Marsalis

Jeremy Davenport

Jeremy Joyce

Jesse McBride Big Band

Jesse Morrow Trio

Joe Krown Trio featuring Walter Wolfman Washington

Joe Lastie’s New Orleans Sound

John “Papa” Gros

John Boutté

John Mahoney Big Band

John Royen’s New Orleans Rhythm Band

Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes

Jon Cleary and the Absolute Monster Gentlemen

Jordan Family Tribute featuring Kidd, Marlon, Stephanie & Kent, and Rachel Jordan

Josh Benitez Band

Juju Child & The Hypnotic Roots Band

Jumbo Shrimp Jazz Band

Kat Walker Jazz Band: Scat with Ms. Kat

Keith Burnstein’s Kettle Black

Kermit Ruffins & the Barbecue Swingers

Kid Simmons Jazz Band

Kim Carson & the Real Deal

Kinfolk Brass Band


Lars Edegran’s New Orleans Ragtime Orchestra

Lawrence Cotton Legendary Experience

Lawrence Sieberth

Leah Chase

Legendary Barbara Shorts

Lena Prima

Leroy Jones & New Orleans’ Finest

Light Set

Lil’ Glenn & Backatown

Linnzi Zaorski

Lisa Amos

Little Freddie King

Lost Bayou Ramblers

Louis Cottrell and Onward Brass Band Remembered featuring Dr. Michael White

Louisiana Repertory Jazz Ensemble

Love Evolution

Loyola University Jazz Band

Luke Spurr Allen

Lulu and the Broadsides (feat. Dayna Kurtz)

Luna Mora

Luther Kent Jazz Quartet

Lynn Drury

Maggie Koerner

Magnolia Sisters


Margie Perez

Mario Abney

Mark Braud’s New Orleans Jazz Giants

Mark Brooks

Mason Ruffner

Mayumi Shara & New Orleans Jazz Letters

McDonogh 35 High School Gospel Choir

Mem Shannon & the Membership

Meschiya Lake and The Little Big Horns

Messy Cookers Jazz Band

Mia Borders

Michaela Harrison vocalist

Mike Harvey’s Hot Club

Mikhala “Jazz Muffin” Iversen

Miss Sophie Lee

Monk Boudreaux and the Golden Eagles

Mount Hermon Baptist Church Praise Delegation Choir


Mykia Jovan

Nancy Fischer vocalist

Naydja CoJoe

Nayo Jones Experience

Nebula Rosa

New Birth Brass Band

New Breed Brass Band

New Generation Brass Band

New Hope Baptist Church Mass Choir

New Leviathan Oriental Fox-Trot Orchestra

New Orleans Classic Jazz Orchestra

New Orleans Cottonmouth Kings

New Orleans Garden District Orchestra

New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

New Orleans Jazz Vipers

New Orleans Klezmer All Stars

New Orleans Nightcrawlers

New Orleans Spice Brass Band

New Orleans Suspects

New Orleans Swamp Donkeys Traditional Jass Band

New Wave Brass Band

NOCCA Jazz Ensemble

Olivier Bou vocalist/sax

On The Levee Jazz Band

One Mind Brass Band

Orange Kellin’s New Orleans Deluxe Orchestra

Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Original Hurricane Brass Band (Leroy Jones’)

Original Pinettes Brass Band

Original Pinettes Brass Band

Ovi-G Froggies

Palm Court Jazz Band

Palmetto Bug Stompers

Panorama Jazz Band

Papa Mali

Partners N Crime & The Big Easy Band

Patrice Fisher and Arpa

Paul Sanchez and the Rolling Road Show

Paulin Brothers Jazz Band

Pfister Sisters

Pocket Aces Brass Band

Preservation Brass

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Quiana Lynell


Ragtime to Jellyroll featuring Lars Edegran and Kris Tokarski

Rebirth Brass Band

Rechelle Cook and the Regeneration Band

Red Hot Brass Band

Red Wolf Brass Band


Rhodes Spedale & Live Jazz Group

Ricardo Pascal and Orchestra

Richard “Piano” Scott and Friends

Rick Trolsen’s Neslorchestra

Robin Barnes – The Songbird of New Orleans

Ronnie Kole Show

Roots of Music Marching Crusaders

Royal Teeth

Russell Batiste & Friends

Russell Welch Hot Quartet

Rusty Metoyer and the Zydeco Krush

Sasha Masakowski and Art Market


Shake Em’ Up Jazz Band

Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs

Shannon Powell Traditional All-Star Band

Sharon Martin vocalist

Shawan Rice

Sherman Washington’s Zion Harmonizers

Shining Star Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Smitty Dee’s Brass Band

Some Like it Hot Traditional Jazz Band

Sons of Jazz Brass Band

Soul Brass Band

Soul Rebels

Sporty’s Brass Band

Stephanie Jordan

Steve Pistorius & the Southern Syncopators

Stone Rabbits

Stooges Brass Band

Storyville Stompers Brass Band

Sullivan Dabney’s Muzik Jazz Band

Susan Cowsill

Sweet Crude

Sweet Olive String Band

Swing Setters

Taylor Smith & The Roamin’ Jasmine

TBC Brass Band

Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective

Thais Clark & her JAZZsters

Them Ol Ghosts

Tim Laughlin

Tin Men

Tom McDermott and His Jazz Hellions

Tommy Sancton’s New Orleans Legacy Band

Tonya Boyd-Cannon

Topsy Chapman and Solid Harmony

Tornado Brass Band in memory of Darryl Adams

Treme Brass Band

Tribute to Danny and Blue Lu Barker featuring Detroit Brooks and Jolynda “Kiki” Chapman

Tricia Boutté & Nordic Swing

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Troy Sawyer and the Elementz

Tuba Skinny

University of New Orleans Jazz All Stars

Uptown Warriors Mardi Gras Indians

Valerie Sassyfras


Walter “Wolfman” Washington and the Roadmasters

Wanda Rouzan and a Taste of New Orleans

Washboard Chaz Blues Trio

Water Seed

Wendell Brunious & the New Orleans All Stars

Wild Apaches Mardi Gras Indians

Wild Mohicans Mardi Gras Indians

Wild Red Flames Mardi Gras Indians

Wild Squatoulas Mardi Gras Indians

Wild Tchoupitoulas Mardi Gras Indians

Wynton (aka Kevin Stylez)

Young Brave Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Young Fellaz Brass Band

Young Guardians of the Flame

Young Pinstripe Brass Band

Young Seminole Hunters Mardi Gras Indians

Zion Harmonizers