The Tomkats Jazz Orchestra is a full 18 piece big band playing Jazz, Swing, Bebop, Blues, and Jazz-Rock Fusion. Then band has been an institution in the Tampa Bay area for over 25 years. Some of the best jazz players in the Tampa Bay Area play in the band. Many of the band's arrangments are original arrangments of standard jazz tunes.
For the last four years we have been the House Band Monday Nights at The Blue Parrot, 85 Corey Circle, St. Pete Beach, Florida. Before that the band was the house band at the Bilmar Beach Resort on Treasure Island, Florida for over a decade. Jazz musicians form all over the world come and sit in with the band as featured soloists when visiting Florida. We also perform at local music festivals and private events.