DAVE HETHERINGTON'S JAZZBO'S: A 3-6 piece Jazz Band, consisting of clarinet, guitar and wash board (some vocals). Can also include Base, Tuba, Banjo,Trombone and more. Very good roving musicians that play good, well-liked Jazz. One of the bands that really love what they do and it comes across to the people with great delight. Based upon the Clarinet playing styles of Acker Bilk, Johnny Dodds, Jimmy Noone, George Lewis and Benny Goodman.
The Jazzbo's repertoire is based on the period when the most beautiful songs were composed - 1900---1950 but concentrating on the 20's to the 40's. Jazzbo's play music of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Rogers & Hart, Harry Warren, Johnny Mercer, Fats Waller, Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen, Walter Donaldson etc. etc. The line-up is Acoustic guitar; acoustic bass and clarinet OR Two acoustic guitars and clarinet OR Acoustic guitar; washboard and clarinet Five, Six & Seven piece bands are created by adding Drums, Piano, Trumpet or Trombone