The Ipswich City Big Band is a community based jazz big band that regularly performs in Ipswich and Brisbane engaging in both community and private functions.
We also undertake tours to regional Queensland for festivals. The Band performs a range of traditional and modern big band music in various styles including swing, latin, pop and funk.
If you would like to book the band for a performance or join us making great music please contact us.
The Ipswich City Big Band is a non-profit incorporated organisation that has been performing together since 2004. We rehearse Wednesday nights from 7:30pm at Bremer High School Ipswich.
The ICBB gratefully acknowledges the long term support by Ipswich City Council.
A fantastic performance happened at the Ipswich Civic Centre on Saturday 25 August 2018, featuring the wonderful and talented jazz singer Hetty Kate and the fabulous Australian jazz guitarist James Sherlock performing along side the Ipswich City Big Band. The performance featured two sets, with Hetty singing a variety of classic jazz numbers with the full Read more about A great performance with Hetty Kate, James Sherlock and the ICBB[…]
Feel the need the sing? Then make contact with the Ipswich City Big Band to discuss the opportunity to try out with the band. We are currently looking for a male singer but open to all comers. Contact us via the form on the web site or at firstname.lastname@example.org Cheers Ipswich City Big Band
The ICBB and Tenori had a very successful dinner show performance at the Ipswich Civic Centre on Friday 25/8/17. The members of the band and Tenori reveled in the awesome experience to perform a great collection of popular, swing and crooner classics like My way, Beyond the sea, New York New York, Love is in Read more about ICBB and Tenori[…]
ICCB is busy rehearsing for the up coming Honk Festival (part of the Ipswich Festival) and for our performance at the Brisbane Big Band Festival 20th May and with Tenori later in the year. We hope to see you at our next gig soon. Cheers ICBB
The ICBB performed with leading Australian jazz vocalist Emma Pask at the Ipswich Civic Centre 14th May, 2016. Fantastic opportunity and great performance for the band.
The ICBB 10th Anniversary CD is available via our online shop.
The ICBB regularly performs at the Brisbane Jazz Club, look out for us there.
ICBB recording session photo in October 2014. Check out the CD in the online shop.