Kerry Strayer
& the New Kansas City 7
Kerry Strayer
Orchestra
Some Like It Hot Kerry Strayer
Jazz Quartet
Kerry Strayer
Jazz Trio
Kerry Strayer
Saxophone Quartet

Groups

Kerry Strayer & the New Kansas City 7

Audio clips:

  1. Moten Swing
  2. The Way You Look Tonight
  3. At Last
  4. Is You Is
  5. Soul Man
  6. Smooth Operator
  7. Dock of the Bay
  8. Think

Kerry Strayer & the New Kansas City 7 is an extremely versatile 8-piece band featuring two vocalists. The band’s varied repertoire includes Kansas City swing, jazz and the big band sound as well as motown, rock n’ roll and pop. All of the band’s arrangements are prepared by Kerry to give the band a unique and identifiable sound. Kerry Strayer and the New Kansas City 7 is available for wedding receptions, private parties, corporate events, ballroom dances and concerts.

Kerry Strayer Orchestra

Audio clips:

  1. Opus No. 1
  2. Peg Medley
  3. Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
  4. Moon River
  5. You Make Me Feel So Young
  6. Don’t Worry ’bout Me
  7. The Very Thought of You
  8. How Sweet It Is
  9. Gimme Some Lovin’
  10. Have I Told You Lately
  11. We’re In This Love Together
  12. Signed, Sealed, Delivered

The Kerry Strayer Orchestra is a roaring 17-piece big band with two vocalists featuring repertoire from the Big Band Era along with arrangements of rock and pop standards. Available for dances, private parties, wedding receptions and concerts, this band has the sensitivity to play a quiet, elegant dinner set before cutting loose for a spirited dance set of music for all ages.

Some Like It Hot

Audio clips:

  1. I've Found a New Baby
  2. Lazy Bones
  3. Black and Blue
  4. Sweet Sue
  5. The Best Man
  6. Tin Roof Blues
  7. Honeysuckle Rose

Some Like It Hot is a Traditional Dixieland Jazz Band. Its repertoire draws from early New Orleans and Chicago Jazz and Kansas City Swing. The band plays clubs, private parties and concerts and is perfect for summer picnics, barbeques and other outdoor events.

Kerry Strayer Jazz Quartet

Audio clips:

  1. Taking A Chance On Love
  2. I Never Was A Young Man
  3. Tangerine
  4. Duke's Place
  5. Tenderly
  6. St. Louis Blues
  7. Once In A While
  8. Night and Day
  9. Jive At Five
  10. Harlem Nocturne
  11. The Best Man
  12. Just Squeeze Me
  13. Cantelope Island

Kerry Strayer Jazz Quartet plays classic jazz from the 20’s to the present. The group performs at clubs and for concerts, cocktail parties, wedding receptions and other special events.

Kerry Strayer Jazz Trio

Audio clips:

  1. In A Mellow Tone
  2. If I Had You
  3. Sunday
  4. Becky
  5. Body And Soul
  6. Poor Butterfly
  7. Bernie’s Tune

The Kerry Strayer Jazz Trio plays a wide variety of jazz styles from the 20’s to the present. This group performs for concerts, cocktail parties, wedding receptions and other special events and is perfect for venues and events requiring quiet music.

Kerry Strayer Jazz Duo

Audio clips:

  1. Take The A-Train
  2. Ballad Medley
  3. Standards Medley
  4. Bossa Medley
  5. Waltz Wedley
  6. I'm Getting Sentimental Over You

The Kerry Strayer Jazz Duo plays a wide variety of jazz styles from the 20’s to the present. This group performs for concerts, cocktail parties, wedding receptions and other special events and is perfect for venues and events requiring quiet music.

Kansas City Saxophone Quartet

Audio clips:

  1. Quator - mvt. IV
  2. Prelude
  3. Mysticism
  4. Purism
  5. Stampede

Kansas City Saxophone Quartet performs classical saxophone quartet literature as well as arrangements of jazz standards and pop tunes. The quartet is available for wedding ceremonies and receptions, private parties and concerts.