The Jazzlinks Dixieland Band plays traditional jazz of the greats: Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, Joe "King" Oliver, Edward "Kid" Ory and Jack Teagarden. JDB's 7 piece ensemble totals more than 250 years of musical experience! Based in Swansea Massachusetts, the group entertains throughout Southern New England. Just Email Frank Noonan to schedule us for your next event!
Frank Noonan, Leader and Trombone -- 26 years Active Service as Principal Soloist with USMC Bands and the 215th Army Band. He is also a former High School Band Director.
Bill Brown, Trumpet -- Music educator for Swansea Public Schools. Has devoted his life to the study of the trumpet and jazz. He is in great demand as a soloist throughout New England.
Aaron Shatkin, Clarinet and Saxophone -- Superb improviser who is also a key member of the Bay State Band and Swansea Concert Band.
Michael Grillo, Tenor Saxophone -- Member and Featured Soloist of the 215th Army Band and Swansea Concert Band.
Rob Needs, Tuba -- Member and Featured Soloist of the 215th Army Band and the Bridgewater Antiphonal Brass.
Jack DiPietro, Keyboard -- Member of the 215th Army Band and U. Mass at Dartmouth bands.
"Rusty" Rushton, Percussion -- Senior member of the band who also anchors the Swansea Jazz Band, Swansea Concert Band and the North Tiverton Band.