SWING FOR THE NOW! Come hear classic jazz standards and original swing music by Seth Weaver and Svetlana Shmulyian inspired by Count Basie, and Frank Sinatra – played by this high energy swing ensemble comprised of some of the most exciting young new voices on the New York jazz scene today! With swinging arrangements, burning soloists, and soaring vocals it will be a night you won’t want to miss!
THE SETH WEAVER BIG BAND
Seth Weaver is an exciting new talent on the New York jazz scene as a Downbeat award winning vocalist and multi-award winning trombonist / big band leader, composer / arrangers based in the New York City area. Seth’s Big Band is a 17-piece swing orchestra, comprised of some of the most exciting new voices on the New York jazz scene today.
Svetlana Shmulyian has been called an “energetic vocalist” (Wall Street Journal), “jazz experimentalist” (Broadway World) with the “strong vocals” (Socially Superlative), and a chanteuse who “gives the audiences a dose of modern jazz vocals” (Time Out NY) with her “fine graceful singing” who is “in her element when she swings” (JazzLives). With sold out solo shows at such legendary venues as BBKings, Kitano Jazz, Zinc Bar, City Winery, Rockwood Music Hall, Barbes, 92 Street Y, and many others, Svetlana is both a band leader and in-demand side-person.