High Society Rhythm is "As polished as a diamond," raves New York Newsday. Event Planner to the stars, Colin Cowie indorses band leader, Joan Crowe as one of his "Fabulous Friends" on his Life and Style website. This Premiere dance band has performed countless weddings and corporate parties in the New York Tri-State Area over the past 7 years. This tight 7-10 piece ensemble stays current on all the top 4o hits and excels in all styles of dance music, including elegant swing, jazz, rock, R&B, latin and dance favorites from every era. HSR tailors their sets to the individual client's needs so each performance is as unique as you are. Great musicians and dynamic vocalists create the perfect blend of sophistication and pizzazz.







  • Contemporary and Dance
    Alicia Keyes - Fallin’
    Alicia Keys - Aint Got You
    Beyonce - Crazy In Love
    Beyonce - Deja Vue 
    Beyonce - Single Ladies
    Black Crowes - Hard to Handle
    Black Eyed Peas - I Got a Feelin
    Black Eyed Peas - Let’s Get it Started
    Carla Bonoff - Home
    CC Music Fac - Everybody Dance Now
    Cheryl Crow - All I Wanna Do
    Chris brown - Run It
    Cold Play - Viva La Vida
    Dixie Chicks/Stevie Nicks - Landslide
    Garth Brooks - Wrapped Up In You
    Gwen Stefani - If I Were A Rich Girl
    James Blunt - You’re Beautiful
    Janet Jackson - Together Again
    Jennifer Lopez - Let’s Get Loud
    Justin Timberlake - Rock Your Body
    Justin Timberlake - Sexy Back
    K.T. Tunstall - Suddenly I See
    Katy Perry - California Girls
    Katy Perry - Hot N Cold
    Lady Ga Ga - Alejandro
    Lady Ga Ga - Just Dance
    Lady Ga Ga - Poker Face
    Lou Vega - Mambo #5 
    Marc Anthony - I Need To Know 
    Marc Anthony - Need To know 
    Maroon Five - This Love
    Mary J Blige - Real Love
    McCaine - I’ll Be 
    Michael Buble - Everything
    Natasha Benningfield - Unwritten
    Nelly Furtado - Maneater
    No Doubt - Hey Baby
    Outcast - Hey Ya
    Outkast - I Love the Way
    Pink - Get This Party Started 
    Pink Martini - Let’s Never Stop Falling in Love
    Rascal Flats - Bless The Broken Road
    Rhiana - Please Don’t Stop The Music
    Rhianna - S.O.S 
    Ricky Martin - La Vida Loca 
    Rihanna - Umbrella 
    Rob Thomas & Santana - Smooth
    Sade - By Your Side
    Sade - Kiss Of Life
    Sean Paul - Temperature
    Shakira - Hips Don’t Lie
    Shakira - Hips Don’t Lie
    Shania Twain - You’re Still The One
    Sting - Brought To My Senses
    Sugar Ray - When it’s Over
    Taylor Swift - Love Story
    Taylor Swift - You Belong With Me
    Tim Brickman - The Gift
    Train - Hey Soul Sister 
    U2 - Vertigo
    Usher - Caught Up
    Usher - Yeah
  • Standards, Swing, and Jazz
    A Clear Day
    A Train
    All Of Me
    All of Me 
    As Time Goes By
    A’in’t Misbehavin’
    Bei Mir Bist Du Shein 
    Bel Mir Bist Du Shoen
    Best Is Yet To Come
    Beyond The Sea
    Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
    Caught A Touch Of Your Love 
    Cheek to Cheek
    Come Fly With Me
    Deed I Do
    Don’t Get Around Much Any More
    Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree
    Falling in Love Again
    Fly Me to the Moon
    G I Jive 
    Glow Worm 
    Goody, Goody 
    Got the World on a String
    Honeysuckle Rose
    How Sweet is to be Loved by You
    I Could have Told You So 
    I Cover The Waterfront 
    I Get a Kick Out of You
    I Get Along Without You Very Well `
    I Got You Under My Skin
    I Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl 
    I Only Have Eyes For You
    I Wish You Love
    In the Mood
    It Don’t Mean a Thing
    It Had to Be You
    It’s De-lovely
    I’ll Be Around 
    I’ll Be Home For Christmas 
    I’ll be Seeing You 
    I’m Beginning to See the Light
    I’m in love with a Soldier Boy
    I’ve Got the World on a String
    La Bamba
    La Vie en Rose 
    Lady is a Tramp, The
    Laziest Gal in Town 
    Leader of a Big Time Band
    Lilli Marlene
    Lullaby in Blue 
    Mack the Knife
    Makin Whoopee 
    Mean to Me 
    Moon Dance
    Moon River
    Moonlight Serenade
    Mr. Wonderful
    My Foolish Heart
    My Funny Valentine
    My Heart Belongs to Daddy
    Night and Day
    Old Devil Moon
    Orange Colored Sky 
    Our Love Is Here To Say
    Paper Moon
    Peel Me a Grape
    Pennies from Heaven 
    Puff the Magic Dragon
    Route 66
    Satin Doll
    Someone To Watch Over Me 
    Stars Fell On Alabama 
    Straighten Up and Fly Right
    Strangers In The Night 
    String of Pearls 
    Summer Wind 
    Sunrise, Sunset
    The Best Is Yet To Come
    The Boys In The Backroom The Night They Invented Champagne
    The Way You Look Tonight 
    Them There Eyes
    These Foolish Things 
    Till There Was You
    Time After Time
    Try To Remember 
    What a Wonderful Word
    Young At Heart 
    Billie Holiday - I Must Have That Man
    Brian Setzer - Jump Jive N’ Wail
    Ricky Martin - La Vida Loca
  • 60's Classics
    60’s Medley
    Aint No Stopping Us Now
    Ain’t No Mountain High Enough
    Ain’t Too Proud to Beg
    All My Lovin’
    All of My Love
    Always and Forever
    And I Love Her
    Baby Love
    Be My Baby
    Boy From NYC
    Brown Eyed Girl
    Burning Love
    Can’t Buy Me Love
    Can’t Keep It In
    Dancing in the Street
    Daydream Believer 
    Don’t Leave Me This Way
    Ever Lasting Love
    Fool on the Hill
    Free As A Bird
    Get Ready
    Hard Day’s Night
    Hound Dog
    I Can’t Help Myself/Sugar Pie Honey Bunch
    I Feel Good
    I Get By With a Little Help from My Friends 
    I Just Called To Say I Love You
    I Just Called To Say I Love You
    I Love Rock and Roll
    I Need a Hero
    I Saw Her Standing there
    I Want You Back
    In My Life 
    I’ll Never Fall in Love Again
    I’m Only Sleeping
    Knock On Wood
    La Bamba
    Last Time I Saw Him
    Let The Good Times Roll 
    Let’s Get It On
    Let’s Stay Together 
    Let’s Twist Again
    Love Me Tender 
    Mean Woman Blues
    Midnight Train to Georgia
    Mister Postman
    Mustang Sally
    My Cherie Amour
    My Girl
    Please Mr. Postman/The Letter
    Ribbon In The Sky
    Runaround Sue
    Save the Last Dance ForMe
    Shake, Rattle, & Roll
    Signed, Sealed, Delivered
    Since I Fell For You 
    Sit Down Your Rockin the Boat
    Sugar In My Bowl
    The Twist
    There Goes My Baby
    Tutti Frutti
    Twist and Shout 
    Unchained Melody
    Very Superstitious
    Wake Up Little Suzie
    When I’m 64 
    Where Did Our Love Go?
    You Are the Sunshine of My Life
    You Can’t Hurry Love
    Annie Lennox - Little Bird 
    Annie Lennox - Sweet Dreams
    Beatles - Black Bird
    Benetar - Hit Me With your Shot
    Blondie - Call Me
    Bon Jovi - Livin On a Prayer
    Bon Jovi - Thank You for Loving Me
    Bonnie Raitt - Gnawin’ On It
    Carly Simo - You’re so Vain
    Chaka Chan - Ain’t Nobody
    Diana Ross - I’m Coming Out
    Drifters - Stand By Me
    Elton John - Crocodile Rock
    U2 - Desire
    U2 - Mysterious Ways
  • Ethnic
    Irish - Galway Bay
    Irish - Irish Jig
    Irish - Irish Lullaby
    Irish - O Danny Boy
    Irish - Sweet Rosie O’Grady
    Irish - When Irish Eyes are Smiling
    Irish - Wild Irish Rose
    Italian - Arrividerci
    Italian - Funiculi, Funicula
    Italian - Just a Gigalo
    Italian - MamboItaliano
    Italian - Tarantella
    Italian - That’s Amore
    Italian - Volare
    Polkas - Beer Barrel Polka
    Polkas - Clarinet Polka
    Polkas - Lichtensteiner Polka
    Polkas - Pennsylvania Polka
  • Latin
    Adios Muchachos
    Angel Eyes
    Anniversary Waltz
    Besame Mucho
    Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
    Cuando Cuando
    El Congo
    Falling in Love Again
    Girl from Ipanema
    Hernando’s Hideaway
    Hot Hot Hot
    I Go To Rio
    La Cumparseta
    Losing My Mind
    Mombo Swing 
    Moon River
    My Favorite Things
    Need To Know
    Never Never Land
    Never on Sunday
    Not While I’m Around
    On the Sunny Side of the Street
    One Nole Samba
    Send in the Clowns
    Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat
    Soon it’s Gonna Rain
    Spanish Eyes
    Strangers In The Night
    Tea for Two
    Tennessee Waltz
    Un Dos Tres (Maria)
    La Bamba 
    Lou Bega - Mambo #5
    Ricky Martin - La Vida Loca
  • R&B, Funk, and Disco
    Addicted to Love
    Boogie Oogie Oogie
    Born to be Alive
    Brick House
    Dim All the Lights 
    Disco Inferno
    Don’t Leave Me This Way
    Freak Out
    Get Down Tonight
    Hard to Handle
    I Love the Nightlife
    I Want To Dance With Somebody
    I Will Survive
    If I Ain’t Got You—Alicia Keyes
    If I Can’t Have You
    It’s Raining Men
    Joy to the World 
    Le Freak
    Let’s Groove Tonight
    My First, My Last, My Everything
    Play that Funky Music White Boy
    Ring My Bell
    Shake Your Body Down
    She Will Be Loved
    Stir It up –Bob Marley
    That’s the Way
    We Are Family
    What a Feeling/Flashdance
    You Sexy Thing
    You should be Dancin
    You’re The One
    ABBA - Dance Queen
    Aguillera/Labelle - Lady Marmalade
    Bob Marley - Could You Be Loved
    Bob Marley - Get Up Stand Up
    Bob Marley - Is this Love
    Bob Marley - No Woman, No Cry
    Bob Marley - One Love
    Bowie - Let’s Dance
    Cher - Believe
    Diana Ross - I’m Coming Out
    Donna Summer - Last Dance
    Madonna - Borderline
    Madonna - Holiday
    Pat Benetar - Hot Stuff 
    Pink - Get the Party Started
    Pointer Sisters - I’m so Excited
    Pointer Sisters - Jump
  • Songs for Jewish Events
    Baruch Elokenu
    Chosen Kale Mosel Tov
    Dodi Li
    Hava Nagilah
    Hevenu Shalom Alechem
    Ode Yishama
    Ose Shalom
    Siman Tov
    Tzena Tzena
    Shalom Alechem
  • Ballads
    Take My Breath Away
    The Man You’ve Become (mother/son) 
    (father/daughter dance) - When Angels Fly
    Alicia Keys - If I Ain’t Got You
    Aretha Franklin - Natural Woman
    B. Raitt - I Can’t Make You Love Me
    Beatles - Fool on the Hill
    Bette Midler - Some People’s Lives
    Bette Midler - The Rose
    Bette Midler - Wind Beneath My Wings
    Billie Holiday - Come Rain or Come Shine
    Billy Joel - Just The Way You Are
    Billy Joel - Summer, Highland Falls 
    Billy Paul - Me & Mrs. Jones
    Bob Carlysle - Butterfly Kisses
    Bonnie Raitt - Feels Like Home
    Carole King - Child of Mine
    Carole King - Tapestry Medley
    Celine Dion - Because You Loved Me
    Celine Dion - Colour of my Love 
    Chris De Burgh - Lady In Red
    Cinderella - In My Own Little Corner
    Dolly Parton - Here You Come Again
    Elton John - Can You Feel the Love Tonight 
    Eric Clapton - Wonderful Tonight
    Etta James - At Last
    Faith Hill - There You’ll Be
    Frank Sinatra - Send in the Clowns
    Gladys Knight - You’re the Best Thing
    J. Durante - Make Someone Happy
    James Taylor - Shower the People
    Johnny Nash - I Can See Clearly Now
    Joni Mitchell - Circle Game
    Kenny Rogers - Through the Years
    Linda Rondstadt - All My Life
    Lionel Richie/Diana Ross - Endless Love
    Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World
    Luther Vandross - Here and Now (Duet)
    Nat King/Natalie Cole - Unforgettable
    Natasha Bedingfield - Unwritten
    Norah Jones - Don’t Know Why 
    Patsy Cline - Crazy
    Percy Sledge - When A Man Loves A Woman
    Regina Bell - A Whole New World
    Sarah Brightman - Unexpected Song
    Shania Twain - From This Moment
    Streisand/Adams - I Finally Found Someone
    The Beatles - She’s Leaving Home
    Van Morrison - Have I Told You Lately
  • Wedding Songs
    Bach Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring
    Bach’s Aire on the G String
    Beethoven’s Ninth symphony
    Beethoven’s Ode to Joy
    Bernstein from “West Side Story”
    Handel’s Air/Water
    Mozart Sonatas
    Pachelbel’s Canon in D
    The Wedding Song (There is Love)
    Four Seas - Vivaldi
    George Frederic Handel - Aire
    Jeremiah Clarke - Trumpet Voluntaire
    Leonard - One Hand, One Heart
    Robert Schubert - Ave Maria