The Hot House West Swing Orchestra
Hot House West Swing Orchestra, the dazzling fourteen-piece flagship ensemble of the Hot House West nonprofit 501(c)(3), has been captivating audiences since its inception in Salt Lake City in 2022. Embodying a unique personality, the band masterfully fuses the virtuosic and soulful sounds of Django Reinhardt with their Western roots and American swing influences, creating a truly distinct musical experience.
Characterized by their harmonious group vocals, exceptional guitar and violin playing, and an unwavering love for the joy of swing music, the Hot House West Swing Orchestra brings an infectious energy to every performance. This tight-knit group of talented musicians is united by their shared passion for preserving and promoting the rich heritage of jazz and swing music, while simultaneously injecting their own creative flair into each note.
Under the umbrella of the Hot House West nonprofit, the Swing Orchestra serves as both an inspiring example of the power of collaboration and a driving force behind the organization's mission to enrich, educate, and promote jazz and swing music across diverse communities. Their captivating performances showcase the timeless spirit of swing, leaving audiences with a renewed appreciation for this enduring art form and the irresistible urge to dance the night away.