FUNKY JAZZ BAND
This band, comprised of five of the finest musicians in all of Central New York, brings decades of experience to the bandstand. Collectively these gentlemen have played with some of the finest musicians both regionally and nationally. They are part of the fabric of the vibrant music scene in Syracuse. Five unique voices on their respective instruments who have come together to form an all-star group.
FJB is led by the legendary Dave Hanlon on drums, a "Hall Of Fame" musician in the Syracuse area, who has been a fixture of the Syracuse music scene since the 70s manning the drum chair for bands such as Dove, CRAC, and Cookbook. No matter the setting, Dave always gives audiences a performance not to be forgotten.
Now Dave gets to team up with four of his longtime friends to continue making music magic all over Central New York and beyond. Saxophonist Brian Scherer, keyboardist Ed Vivenzio, guitarist Jim O'Mahony and bassist Ronnie France are world class musicians who bring energy, passion and enthusiasm to every show. The band's repertoire spans the funky jazz catalogs of the past 40 years from the biggest names in the business.
Any doubts...just visit their official website: www.funkyjazzband.com