About Jive for Five!
Jive for Five! has a repertoire of over 300 tunes which include everything from Bach, the Beatles, Dave Brubeck, Duke Ellington, Gershwin & Miller, Gabrieli, Mozart, Karl King, John Philip Sousa, Fats Waller and Broadway musical scores.
Tim Miller, trumpet - Director of Bands at Humboldt Middle School
Dave Swaroff, trumpet - Director of Bands at SE Webster and Grand Elementary Schools
Kathy Yoakam, French horn - Director of Elementary Bands at Humboldt Schools
Dan Cassady, trombone -Retired Director of Bands at Fort Dodge St. Edmonds High School, Waldorf College and Iowa Central Comm. College Adjunct. Currently working for West Music.
Paul Bloomquist, tuba - Director of Bands at Iowa Central Community College
In addition to teaching and performing in Jive for Five!, all five members are busy with other organizations including the Fort Dodge Area Symphony, the nationally renowned Karl King Municipal Band of Fort Dodge, and other top performing groups. The members of Jive for Five! are also in demand as private instructors and clinicians. All maintain active private teaching studios.