The Blue Notes have one aim – our music will make our audiences feel good. We make our music dance and sing. At heart, we are accomplished jazz musicians who love to play swinging and soulful music. Our music includes those popular standards from the great American Songbook. We play the Blues. We play those great jazz standards by composers such as Duke Ellington and Miles Davis. We love to play beautiful ballads. And we play Latin jazz with a Bossa Nova beat.
We are one of the most versatile bands in Southern California.
- The band is a lyrical duo .
- We are a soulful trio.
- We are a quartet led my our stylish saxophone and flute player.
- We're a full quintet with sax and trombone backed by our swinging rhythm section.
- We're a dance band that plays with a lot of emotion and passion.
- We're an acoustic combo that plays mellow standards.
In short, the Blue Notes are really a selection of Bands - for all occasions, for all seasons.
Dereck (Sax and Flute),