The Hot Cat Jazz Band specializes in music for seniors!

Our passion is evident in our energetic, upbeat, fun, and contagious music. 

Every Hot Cat Jazz Band performance finds audience members smiling, singing, clapping, and dancing in their seats.

Our versatile song list includes music from the following:

  1. 1920s: Dixieland Jazz and popular songs from Tin Pan Alley
  2. 1930s: Early Swing Standards from the Great American Songbook
  3. 1940s: Big Band Jazz of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, and Glen Miller
  4. 1950s: Early Rock and Roll of Elvis Presley, Fats Domino, and the Everly Brothers
  5. 1960s: Motown Favorites and music of the Beatles

To accommodate your entertainment budget, the Hot Cat Jazz Band can also perform as a trio or duo. 

We look forward to meeting you and your residents!

Ross Tucker
(860) 529-6123

1920s, 30s & 40s Songs

Ain’t MisBehavin’, Alexander’s Ragtime Band, Bye Bye Blackbird, Dinah, I Can’t Give You Anything but Love, When you’re Smiling, Hello Dolly, Baby Face, California Here I Come,

5 Foot 2, I’m Looking over a Four Leaf Clover, If You Knew Suzie, I Want a Girl, Yes Sir That’s My Baby, Ain’t She Sweet, Girl of My Dreams, It’s a Sin to Tell a Lie,

I’m Gonna Sit Right Down, My Blue Heaven, Pennies from Heaven, Sunny Side of the Street, Georgia on My Mind, It Had to Be You, Up a Lazy River, Bill Bailey,

Indiana, If I Had You, Glory of Love, Makin’ Whoopie, Wild Irish Rose, When Irish Eyes Are Smiling, Let Me Call You Sweetheart, Carolina in the Morning,

Shine on Harvest Moon, Side by Side, In the Good Old Summertime

1950s / 60s Songs

All Shook Up, Blueberry Hill, Blue Moon, Blue Suede Shoes, Bye Bye Love, Can’t Buy Me Love, Come Go with Me, Cupid,

Dream Lover, Earth Angel, Everyday, Goodnight Sweetheart, Great Balls of Fire, Hello, Mary Lou, Hey, Good Lookin’,

Honey Don’t, I Saw Her Standing There, I’m Walkin’, In the Still of the Night, Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weeny, Jailhouse Rock/Hound Dog,

Jambalaya, Johnny B. Good, King of the Road, Let It Be (Beatles), Let It Be Me (Everly Brothers), Let’s Twist Again, Life Could Be a Dream,

Love Potion Number 9, Rock Around the Clock, Rockin’ Robin, Runaround Sue, Save the Last Dance for Me, Sea of Love,

Shake Rattle and Roll, Splish Splash, Stand by Me, Stuck On You, Twist, the, Under the Boardwalk, Up on the Roof, Wake Up Little Suzie,

Wanderer, the, With a Little Help from My Friends, Whole Lotta Shakin’ Goin’ On, Wonderful World (Sam Cooke), You’re Sixteen

New Orleans Dixieland

Basin Street Blues, Bourbon Street Parade, Dinah, Honeysuckle Rose, Just a Closer Walk, Muskrat Ramble,

Pennies from Heaven, Saint Louis Blues, Sunny Side of the Street, Sweet Georgia Brown, Tin Roof Blues,

When My Dreamboat Comes Home, When The Saints Go Marching In, When you’re Smiling

Big Band & Swing

Accentuate the Positive, Ain’t MisBehavin’, All of Me, Bill Bailey, Caldonia, Chatanooga Choo-Choo,

Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy, Daddy, ‘Deed I Do, Don’t Get Around Much, Fly Me to the Moon,

Honeysuckle Rose, I Can’t Give You Anything But Love, I Got Rhythm, In a Mellow Tone, LOVE,

On The Sunnyside of the Street, Paper Moon, Route 66, Sentimental Journey, Stompin’ At the Savoy,

Straighten Up and Fly Right, Sweet Georgia Brown, S’Wonderful, Take the A Train, Tuxedo Junction

Jazz Ballads

Dream a Little Dream of Me, If I Had You, I’m Confessin’ That I Love You, I’m in the Mood for Love,

What a Wonderful World, You Made Me Love You, Unforgettable


Country Roads, On the Road Again


Beer Barrel Polka, Carolina in the Morning, Walt Disney Medley, George M. Cohan Medley, God Bless America,

Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini, Kansas City, Let Me Call You Sweetheart,

New York, New York, Shine On Harvest Moon, Side by Side, Those Were the Days, That’s Amore,

Service Songs (Army, Navy, Marines, etc), Unicorn Song, You Are My Sunshine

Songs We All Learned as Kids

This Land Is Your Land, Take Me Out to the Ballgame, Home On the Range, You Are My Sunshine,

Michael Row Your Boat Ashore, He’s Got the Whole World In His Hands,

I’ve Been Working on the Railroad, Puff the Magic Dragon, In the Good Old Summertime,


Amazing Grace, This Little Light of Mine, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Down By the Riverside, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot


Service Songs (Army, Navy, Marines, etc), George M Cohan Medley, Give My Regards To Broadway, Over There,

You’re a Grand Old Flag, Yankee Doodle, America (My Country ‘Tis of Thee), America, the Beautiful,

Battle Hymn of the Republic, God Bless America


Can’t Buy Me Love, I Saw Her Standing There, Let It Be, With a Little Help from My Friends