0 The JTBB Swings with the Classics at Riverlink Park (Saturday, Aug 30th, 2014 • Amsterdam, NY)

Be sure to catch us at Riverlink Park right on the Mohawk River. There is a dock for boats to pull up to and plenty of space to dance. Just be sure to bring comfortable shoes! 😀

Keep Swinging,
Joey Thomas & The JTBB

0 The JTBB Swings into Schaghticoke, NY on 08/14/14

The Joey Thomas Big Band is excited to be going to Schaghticoke this year. So be sure to bring your blankets and lawn chairs!

If the weather is bad, the performance will be canceled as there is no rain date.

Keeping Swinging,
Joey Thomas & The JTBB

0 Swing to the Sounds of The JTBB at The Saratoga SAVOY Diamond Dance (Friday, Nov 21st, 2014 • Saratoga Springs, NY)

The Saratoga SAVOY’s Diamond Dance swings into action on Friday November 21st with The Joey Thomas Big Band! The JTBB begins to play at 8:00 PM, but there is a free beginner dance lesson at 7:30 PM.

At the Diamond Dance you will enjoy hours of live music performed by The Joey Thomas Big Band. During band breaks, take advantage of the dance demonstrations and continue dancing to music provided by the DJ or check out the art exhibits. Free snacks are available!

At the Diamond Dance you can enjoy hours of live music performed by some of the best local and nationally known musicians, dance demonstrations, DJ’d music between sets, art exhibits, discounts on dance lessons, the elegance of the historic Saratoga Music Hall, and a free beginner dance lesson at 7:30pm. – See more at: http://www.saratogasavoy.com/files/diamonddance.html#sthash.C3NOETWa.dpuf

For discounts on dance lessons from Saratoga Savoy Center of Dance, contacting them directly at (518) 587-5132 or e-mail them at dance@saratogasavoy.com.

Keep Swinging,
Joey Thomas & The JTBB

0 The JTBB swings into Saratoga Springs on 03/21/14

The Diamond Dance swings into action on Friday March 21, 2014 at 7:30 pm.  At the Diamond Dance you will enjoy hours of live music performed by The Joey Thomas Big Band. During band breaks, hang around to check out the dance demonstrations and continue dancing to music provided by the DJ.

Be sure to check out the art exhibits and discounts on dance lessons from Saratoga Savoy Center of Dance.

Free snacks and a free beginner dance lesson at 7:30 pm! All of this for only $15 (Cash/Flurry Discount – $16 others.)

Contact: 518-587-5132 dance@saratogasavoy.com See web page for more information at: www.saratogasavoy.com

Keep Swinging,
Joey Thomas & The JTBB

0 The JTBB Waltzes into the Weekend with Stardust Ballroom Dance

JTBB at Stardust-Honor's Haven

Did we mention that one of the best things about Stardust at Honor’s Haven are the wood floors?

Want to waltz into the weekend?  

Swing with a little jitterbug?  

How about a tango?

Join The JTBB at the Stardust Ballroom Dance Resort Weekend at the Honor’s Haven Resort. As has proven time and time again, it’s a great weekend! Did we mention this is Stardust’s 94th Ballroom Dance Resort Weekend?

Pretty cool, huh?

Hope to see you there!

0 TOP Your Week Off … Head on Down To Dolce Vita

Joey Thomas is packing the gear and getting ready to head on down to the night club.

It’s going to be Friday night pretty soon, and If you’re just hangin’ out and looking’ for a place to party …

Come on down to Randy Loren’s Dolce Vita Ristorante for some dinner, dancing, and The Joey Thomas Big Band‘s Diggin’ On Horns!   A little funk, a little soul, R&B … but certainly a whole lot of rockin’ horn section!

Better call first!  (518) 357-3324

0 Joey Thomas Finds His Disco Shoes!

Or so Joey says!  You’ll need to come on out tomorrow night at Randy Loren’s Dolce Vita Ristorante for a little funky disco to find out for yourselves.

Dinner, Dancing, and The JTBB’s new show Diggin’ On Horns!

You know Bob Father will be having fun singing these tunes backed by the horns of The Joey Thomas Big Band, but can you imagine Bob decked out in a gold lamé suit?  You’ll need to check it out to see if he dares!

Written by Maurice White and Al McKay, Earth Wind & Fire‘s “Sing A Song” was a hit across the charts spending two weeks at number one on the R&B singles chart in January 1976, peaking at number five on the Billboard Hot 100 and made it to number five on the disco/dance chart.  So … Sing A Song Baby!

0 The JTBB swings into Ellenville, NY on 06/22/13

This is our 94th dance weekend! We are pleased to introduce you to the new HONOR’S HAVEN RESORT & SPA (formally known as the Fallsview Resort). Located only 90 miles from New York City and Albany on a 250 acre private estate with spectacular surroundings and glorious views of the Shawangunk Mountains. The new ownership has renovated all public spaces and the hotel grounds. Best of all, they have thousands of square feet of wooden dance floor, and the finest chef in the Hudson Valley, making it the perfect dance venue.

  • Overnight Accommodations at Full Service Resort
  • 7 Meals
  • Champagne & Wine Reception
  • Open Bar Cocktail Party & Smorgasbord
  • Over 50 Dance Workshops
  • Joey Thomas Live 17 Piece Orchestra
  • Night & Day Dancing to 4 Great DJ’s
  • Dancing During Lunch & Dinner
  • Top Nite Club Entertainment Each Evening
  • Friday Lunch is on us! (Served from 1 – 2 PM)
  • Your choice – Separate Dance Facilities for Latin, Ballroom, Argentine Tango, & Hustle/West Coast Swing
  • All rooms have private baths
  • Call for more information – 800-537-2797 (Monday-Friday 9am – 5pm)

The JTBB at a previous Stardust Dance Event:

0 The JTBB Swings into the Savoy Diamond Dance in Saratoga, NY on 03/15/13

The Diamond Dance swings into action on Friday March 21, 2014 at 7:30 pm.  At the Diamond Dance you will enjoy hours of live music performed by The Joey Thomas Big Band. During band breaks, hang around to check out the dance demonstrations and continue dancing to music provided by the DJ.

Be sure to check out the art exhibits and discounts on dance lessons from Saratoga Savoy Center of Dance.

Free snacks and a free beginner dance lesson at 7:30 pm! All of this for only $15 (Cash/Flurry Discount – $16 others.)

Contact: 518-587-5132 dance@saratogasavoy.com See web page for more information at: www.saratogasavoy.com

Keep Swinging,
Joey Thomas & The JTBB

0 Are You Ready for The Big Dance? Saratoga SAVOY Is!

While UAlbany is prepping itself for a spot on the floor of the “Big Dance,” we know that The Joey Thomas Big Band already has a spot on the bandstand for The Saratoga SAVOY’s 10th Anniversary of the Diamond Dance on Friday night … so, the dance floor is YOURS!

Here’s what you need to know:

  • You can pay at the door … no need to make reservations
  • Where you say?  Saratoga Music Hall
 (474 Broadway  Saratoga Springs, NY  12866)
  • Need Directions to Saratoga Music Hall?  Click here for directions
  • Need Dance Demo?  Arrive at 7:30 pm   Saratoga SAVOY will provide you with a great demo!
  • The JTBB hits the bandstand at 8:00 PM
  • Admission:  $15.00 (Cash/Flurry Discount – $16 others)
  • Need more info?  Contact Saratoga SAVOY at (518) 587-5132 or dance@saratogasavoy.com

Joey Thomas is looking forward to seeing you on the dance floor on Friday night!