Plan Your Event

We perform regularly throughout New England, at any type of function: dances, weddings, anniversaries, reunions - any place where good music is your main priority. Our musicians perform any place where good music is your main priority. We adjust our volume, budget and space requirements to meet your needs.

Throughout the years we have received many unsolicited rave reviews. Please take a moment toread herewhat our clients have said about us or to get a taste of our music and sound. Download a sampling of our songs from theMusic Samplespage.

Music is very important for creating the mood at your wedding reception. A classical quartet will sweeten the cocktail hour and the wedding band will get the guests dancing. There can be no substitute for live music, that spontaneous energy that lives between performers and an audience. We want to stage an ’event to remember’ for you and your guests ...more
Parties & Other Occasions
Whether you're having a house party, wedding reception, corporate dinner or community concert, we are dedicated to making the entertainment as memorable as the event. We accomplish this by providing you with quality music, quality talent and quality service. Our clients appreciate our versatility, dynamics and wide range of material. ...more
Corporate Event or Function
Great corporate entertainment is great for any company and its employees. From corporate fundraisers to holiday dances, corporate events require a band with exceptional professionalism and functionality. We are experienced in the hotel environment and know what it takes to make your event a success. Gerry Grimo and the East Bay Jazz Ensemble will help you decide on the type of entertainment that will best suit your company and the occasion. ...more
We especially enjoy our public performances, from small restaurants and clubs to large venues like concert halls. People are often amazed at how our band can fit into a club or restaurant, and are ...more
Swing Dances (Styles)
The history of swing dates back to the 1920's, where the black community, while dancing to contemporary Jazz music, discovered the Charleston and the Lindy Hop. In the 21st century, dancers over 60 years of age are still moving their Lindy Hoppin', Jitterbuggin', Swingin', and Shaggin' feet, and youngsters alike are discovering the infectious rythm and fun of this not forgotten era's music. ...more
Fundraisers & Summer Festivals
Give us a stage and we'll draw a crowd! Our high energy outdoor shows are always a favorite. As a headlining band and as an opening act, we have experience in performing for many large audiences. ...more
Ballroom Dances
Gerry Grimo and the EBJE is the most danceable big band in New England! We play music that appeals to ballroom dancers of all age groups and we specialize in big band, swing, latin, R&B, and ballroom music. ...more
Gallery Openings & Other
Wether it is soft jazz background music or classical pieces that you wish to delight your visitors and fans with, Gerry Grimo and the EBJE can make your gallery opening a classy event to remember. ...more