Herschel McWilliams


Kansas City based saxophonist

Fountain City jazz orchestra


The Fountain City Jazz Orchestra is a Kansas City based big band led by saxophonist Herschel McWilliams. 

Featuring a lineup of many of Kansas City's finest jazz musicians both young and old, the FCJO performs everything from the toe-tapping, finger-snapping big band hits of the past and more with a library of over 7500 tunes:

  • modern, contemporary big band jazz
  • latin and bossa nova
  • rock and "motown"
  • modern pop hits from the 80's & 90's & beyond
  • traditional and holiday programs, too!

FCJO also features some of the best vocalists in the midwest capable of bringing to life the songs of famous crooners of the past & present. 

With an extensive reportoire and flexible lineups we can tailor a performance to any theme or occasion or budget.

Swing to the sounds for:

  • Weddings & Receptions
  • Private Parties
  • Corporate Functions
  • Community Festivals & Events
  • and many, many more!




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