Octet

The New Vintage Octet plays the music of the Dave Pell Octet.  The Dave Pell Octet was one of the bands credited with the creation of the West Coast Jazz scene in the 1950’s. They became an instant success and were a showcase for the great new West Coast arrangers including Marty Paich, John Williams, Shorty Rogers, Bob Florence, Bill Holman, Johnny Mandel, Med Flory, Jerry Fielding, Jack Montrose, Bob Enevoldsen, Harry Betts and many more.

The New Vintage Octet features the areas best jazz musicians and frequently plays at Chris' Jazz Cafe in Philadelphia.