The Notables Swing Band

Playing the Great Swing Music from the Big Band Era


The big band era comes alive whenever The Notables Swing Band plays the great swing music of the 1930's - 50's. We are a 17-member band in Central Oregon that provides rousing live big band music for dancing and entertainment. Our playlist also includes a big variety of more recent favorites, all played with the traditional full sounds of a classic big band.

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Swing, Latin, Waltzes, Jive, Foxtrot. Fun for all at the Bend Elks Lodge.


  • January 6th
    Afternoon Dance

    MUSIC FROM 2:00 PM TO 4:00 PM
    Dance through Spring.
    Have fun, bring a friend,
    join the crowd and meet new friends.

    1st Sunday of the Month

  • January 26th
    Elks Lodge Dance
    Every 4th Saturday
    [except December]
    Dancing to The Notables

    7:00 to 9:00 PM
    Food and beverage available
    Admission $10
    for Members and Guests alike
    Mention (BOB)
    Join us and dance, dance, dance!

  • March 15th Friday
    St. Patrick's Dinner Dance
    Bend Senior Center
    Watch for more information

    We're playing private parties in Dec.
    Time for you to plan for YOUR
    Fall and Winter parties?

    Book the amazing Notables Swing Band
    More affordable than you think!

    Call Herb at (541) 312-2568 or
    Marvin at (541) 388-0285

book a gig


Don't miss out!

Please consider The Notables Swing Band for your next event.

Big Band Music


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    “The Notables Swing Band is a true delight. Their music draws people out onto the dance floor for a great time, there are rhythms for everyone.” Brenda C., Bend

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    “We received lots of very positive feedback about the change in music (from previous years) and, obviously, you kept them dancing!!!!”  Thank you and Merry Christmas, Stephanie

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    “Hi Marvin, what a great concert you guys had last night. Great music and the evening was especially meaningful with the veterans tribute. Really enjoyed it! Glad I went!”  Kelly Bleyer, KBND Radio

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    “Thanks Marv and all the Notables and Harmonettes for a wonderful concert. Feedback was great, and I think we may make this an annual event.”  Thanks again, Carmen

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    “Thank you so much for participating in the July 4th Festival at Drake Park. Your music was beyond perfect. I heard so many positive comments...”  Charlene Schutz, Bend Park and Recreation


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