Darren Sterud Orchestra

Darren Sterud Orchestra


Madison based Jazz Big Band housing some of Madison’s Finest Jazz Musicians
The Darren Sterud Orchestra is comprised of some of Madison’s finest jazz musicians. The idea was concieved in the late summer of 2012 and Debuted as the “The Fountain Big Band” in February of 2013 @ The Fountain Of Madison on State Street. After a great four month residency, the band has a new name and a new home at Ricardo Gonzalez’s Cardinal Bar on East Wilson.

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Bringing a little bit of the Village Vanguard right to downtown Madison every second Sunday. The DSO hosts some of the best in the Madison Jazz Scene as well as the young and up and coming talent. With this combination the band hopes to reach a wide audience to propel Madison’s jazz community and scene in to the next generation.

The Band is available for bookings outside of its monthly gig and can be reached at dsterud.junior@gmail.com.

Band Interests

Having a good time. Reading Big Band Charts.

Artists We Also Like

MJO, MMJO, Big Pay Back, Madison Symphony, Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra, Mama Digdown, Youngblood, Madisalsa, Tony Castaneda

August 26, 2014