THE USUAL SUSPECTS is a professional 17-piece Big Band in the tradition of the Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Duke Ellington and Glenn Miller Big Bands featuring male and female vocalists. We play exciting musical arrangements from the golden age of the Big Band era, memory-filled Beach Music, the soul-stirring vibes of Motown as well as today's favorites! What better way to ignite a corporate event, a family occasion such as a wedding or even a fund raiser for your favorite charitable organization than to include THE USUAL SUSPECTS in your next celebration? We're available for a variety of dinner-dance events and venues.





  - 52 Pick-Up
  - Anniversary Medley
  - Auld Lang Syne
  - Baby, It's Cold Outside (Duet)
  - Biscuits N' Honey
  - Call Me Collect
  - Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas (vocal)
  - Kansas City
  - Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
  - Nou's Blue
  - On A Clear Day
  - Rhumbolo
  - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (vocal)
  - Something's Gotta Give
  - The Christmas Song
  - What Are You Doing New Year's Eve
  - Winter Wonderland (vocal)
Al Jarreau - Boogie Down
Alan Jay Lerner & Frederick Loewe - Almost Like Being In Love
Amii Stewart - Knock on Wood
Anita O'Day & The Gene Krupa Band - Opus One
Anita O'Day & The Gene Krupa Orchestra - Just A Little Bit South of North Carolina
Anita O'Day/Barbara Streisand - When Sunny Gets Blue
Aretha Franklin - Respect
Arturo Sandoval/The Mambo Kings - Mambo Caliente
Babes on Broadway - How About You
Beauty and the Beast Movie - Beauty and the Beast
Benny Goodman - And The Angels Sing (vocal and trumpet feature)
Benny Goodman - Let's Dance
Benny Goodman - Sing Sing Sing
Benny Goodman - Stompin' At The Savoy
Bert Kaempfert - Spanish Eyes
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - Go Daddy-O
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - I Wanna Be Just Like You
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy - You & Me & Bottle Makes Three
Billie Holiday - All Of Me
Bing Crosby - White Christmas
Blood, Sweat & Tears - You Made Me So Very Happy
Bobby Darrin/Robbie Williams - Beyond the Sea
Brian Setzer Orchestra - Rock This Town
Brian Setzer Orchestra - Stray Cat Strut
Brian Setzer Orchestra/Bobby Darrin - As Long As I'm Singing
Buddy Morrow Orchestra - Night Train (trombone feature)
Buddy Rich Band - Basically Blues
Buddy Rich Band - Big Schving Face
Buddy Rich/Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser
Casablanca - As Time Goes By
Charlie Brown Christmas - Christmas Time is Here
Cherry Poppin Daddies/Sammy Davis, Jr. - Come Back To Me
Cherry Poppin' Daddies - Zoot Suit Riot
Chicago - 25 or 6 to 4
Chicago - Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is
Chicago/Duke Ellington - Caravan
Christine Aguilera - Ain't No Other Man
Cole Porter - Easy To Love (Sax Section Feature)
Cole Porter - I Get A Kick Out of You
Cole Porter - You Do Something To Me
Cole Porter - You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Cole Porter/High Society - True Love
Connie Francis - Who's Sorry Now
Consuelo Velasquez/Rafael Hernandez - Latin Fantasy
Count Basie Orchestra - Doin' Basie's Thing
Count Basie Orchestra - Fly Me To The Moon
Count Basie Orchestra - Li'l Darlin'
Count Basie Orchestra - Moten Swing
Count Basie Orchestra - Shiny Stockings
Count Basie Orchestra - Sweet Georgia Brown
Dean Martin - That's Amore
Dean Martin - You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
Dean Martin/Bette Midler - The Glory Of Love
Diane Schuur - I Just Found Out About Love
Diane Schuur - You Can Have it
Diane Schuur/Count Basie - Caught A Touch Of Your Love
Diane Schuur/Count Basie - Deedle's Blues
Diane Schuur/Count Basie - Only You
Dionne Warwick/Bacharach & David - The Look Of Love
Doc Severinsen & The Tonight Show Band - I Can't Get Started
Donna Summer - Last Dance
Duffy - Mercy
Duke Ellington - Blue Daniel
Duke Ellington Orchestra - C Jam Blues
Duke Ellington Orchestra - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Duke Ellington Orchestra - In A Mellow Tone
Duke Ellington Orchestra - Take The A Train
Duke Ellington/Count Basie - Satin Doll
Earth, Wind, & Fire - September
Earth, Wind, and Fire - In the Stone
Ella Fitzgerald - Hard Hearted Hannah
Ella Fitzgerald & The Chick Webb Orchestra - A Tisket, A Tasket
Ella Fitzgerald/Barbara Streisand - When the Sun Comes Out
Ella Fitzgerald/Julie London - Cry Me A River
Etta James - At Last
Etta James - Dream
Frank Sinatra - All the Way
Frank Sinatra - My Way
Frank Sinatra - New York, New York
Frank Sinatra - That's Life
Frank Sinatra - The Summer Wind
Frank Sinatra - Too Close for Comfort
Frank Sinatra - Where Or When
Frank Sinatra/Bing Crosby - I'm Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter
Frank Sinatra/Count Basie - Come Fly With Me
Frank Sinatra/George & Ira Gershwin - Love Is Here To Stay
George & Ira Gershwin - How Long Has this Been Going On
George & Ira Gerswin - Embraceable You
George & Ira Gerswin - S Wonderful
George & Ira Gerswin - The Man I Love
Glen Miller Orchestra - In The Mood
Glenn Miller Orchestra - Nearness of You
Glenn Miller Orchestra - Tuxedo Junction
Gloria Gaynor - I Will Survive
Gordon Goodwin & His Big Phat Band - Mueva Los Huesos
Gordon Goodwin & His Big Phat Band - The Jazz Police
Green Dolphin Street Movie - On Green Dolphin Street
Harold Arlen & Johnny Mercer - That Old Black Magic
Harold Arlen & Ted Koehler - Stormy Weather
Harold Arlen/George Gershwin - The Man That Got Away
Harry Connick, Jr. - It Had To Be You
Henry Mancini - Dear Heart
Henry Mancini - Dreamsville
Henry Mancini - Peter Gunn Theme
Henry Mancini/Johnny Mercer - Moon River
Ike & Tina Turner - Proud Mary
In Caliente - The Lady In Red
Irving Berlin - Blue Skies
Jane Monheit/Eydie Gorme - Taking a Chance on Love
Jennifer Lopez - Let's Get Loud
Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra - Green Eyes
Johnny Mercer/Hoagy Carmichael - Skylark
Judy Garland/Wizard of Oz - Over the Rainbow
Lena Horne/Sergio Mendes & Brazil 66 - Watch What Happens
Leroy Anderson - Blue Tango
LeRoy Anderson - Sleigh Ride
Les Brown & His Band of Renown - Floatin'
Les Brown & His Band of Renown - Leap Frog
Les Brown & His Band of Renown - Sentimental Journey
Linda Ronstadt - Lush Life
Lorenz Hart & Richard Rodgers - Blue Moon
Louis Armstrong - What a Wonderful World
Louis Prima/David Lee Roth - Just a Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody
Madness - One Step Beyond
Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas - Heatwave
Miami Sound Machine - Conga
Michael Buble - Feeling Good
Michael Buble - Home
Michael Buble - It Had Better Be Tonight
Michael Buble - Quando, Quando, Quando
Michael Buble - Save the Last Dance For Me
Michael Buble & Jane Monheit - I Won't Dance
Michael Buble/Frank Sinatra - I've Got You Under My Skin
Michael Buble/Frank Sinatra - Just the Way You Look Tonight
Michael Buble/Queen - Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Michael Buble/The Beatles - Can't Buy Me Love
Michael Buble/Van Morrison - Moondance
Michelle Pfeiffer/The Fabulous Baker Boys - Makin' Whoopee
Natalie Cole - Orange Colored Sky
Natalie Cole - This Can't Be Love
Natalie Cole/The Fleet's In - Tangerine
Neal Hefti - Cute
Neal Hefti - Splanky
Newport Youth Band - Brownsville Express
Norah Jones - Don't Know Why
Oscar Hammerstein II & Jerome Kern - This Song Is You
Patti Page - Tenessee Waltz
Paul Desmond/Cannonball Adderly - Easy Living
Peggy Lee - Fever
Perez Prado - Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
Petula Clark - Downtown
Polar Express Movie - Hot Chocolate
Randy Brooks - Harlem Nocturne
Ray Charles - Frenesi
Ray Charles - Georgia On My Mind
Ray Charles - Hit the Road Jack
Ray Charles - Shake a Tail Feather
Richie Valens - La Bamba
Ricky Martin - Livin' La Vida Loca
Robbie Williams - They Can't Take That Away From Me
Robbie Williams/Dean Martin - Ain't That A Kick In The Head
Robbie Williams/Duke Ellington - Do Nothing Til You Hear From Me
Robbie Williams/Jane Horrocks - Things
Robbie Williams/Nat King Cole - Straighten Up And Fly Right
Rosemary Clooney/Perez Prado - Corazon De Melon
Rosemary Clooney/Perez Prado - Sway
Ruby Keeler/Dames - I Only Have Eyes For You
Rudy Vallee - The Wiffenpoof Song
Sam & Dave/Blues Brothers - Soul Man (Turned In)
Sammy Davis, Jr. - How High The Moon
Sammy Davis, Jr./George & Ira Gershwin - A Foggy Day
Sammy Nestico - Lonely Street (Alto feature)
Sammy Nestico - Ringin and Swingin
Santana - Smooth
Sarah Vaughn - But Not For Me
Sarah Vaughn/Ella Fitzgerald - Tenderly
Sarah Vaughn/Rodgers & Hart - My Funny Valentine
Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66 - Mas Que Nada
Spenser Davis Group/Blues Brothers - Gimme Some Lovin
Stan Kenton - DynaFlow
Stan Kenton - Eager Beaver
Steve Allen - Start of Something Big
Sweet Charity - Big Spender
The Foundations - Build Me Up Buttercup
The Four Tops - Baby I Need Your Loving
The Four Tops - I Can't Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)
The Four Tops - Reach Out (I'll Be There)
The Mambo Kings - Tea for Two
The Police - Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic
The Supremes - Ain't No Mountain High Enough
The Supremes - River Deep, Mountain High
The Supremes - Stop in the Name of Love
The Swinging Medallions - Double Shot of My Baby's Love
The Tams - Be Young, Be Foolish, Be Happy
The Temptations - My Girl
The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson - Johnny's Theme
The Usual Suspects/ Van Heusen & Silvers - Nancy With The Laughing Face
The Usual Suspects/Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra - Blue Champagne
The Usual Suspects/Perez Prado - Cumbanchero
Thelonious Monk - 'Round Midnight
Tito Puente - Para Los Rumberos
Tito Puente/The Mambo Kings - Ran Kan Kan
Tom Jones - It's Not Unusual
Tommy Dorsey - Song Of India
Tony Martin/Peggy Lee - Adios Muchachos
Van Morrison/Jimmy Buffett - Brown Eyed Girl
Whitney Houston - I Will Always Love You
Whitney Houston - The Greatest Love of All
Xavier Cugat - Brazil
Xavier Cugat/Tito Puente - Beach Rumba