SwingShift is an elite ten-piece band, playing jazz, Latin, Swing-era and dance favorites!
Boasting amazing vocal, musical talents and a fully choreographed show, SwingShift presents a complete celebration of music and dance. The dynamic choreography of the three female vocalists is complimented with three-part harmonies that have been vocally perfected and blended to suit any ear. You’ll find yourself tapping your toes, singing along and taking a few spins around the dance floor!
This incredibly talented group consists of Judy Harrison on lead vocals, band leader, Mindy Rohn (keyboards), Clark Harner (drums), Larry Avery (guitar) and Marshall Cronican-Walker (bass). The singer/dancers include Carey Owens, Susan Hatt Johnson, and Sandy Metiva. Judy was a professor for 12 years at Interlochen Arts Academy. Mindy, the band leader, and also the sounds of the SwingShift brass section are fellow Interlochen Arts Academy current or alumni faculty: Laurie Sears (saxophone), Tom Riccobono (trombone) and Ken Larson (trumpet). It’s a group with an amazing amount of talent and countless years of professional experience, sure to entertain all crowds.