The OffCourse Big Band was founded in 2011 by jazz improvisation course taught by Simone La Maida, composer, arranger, jazz performer. The orchestra is made ​​up of 18 musicians distributed between the rhythm and horn sections. The jazz orchestra has a wide repertoire, which includes both instrumental and vocal pieces and covers many different styles: from Swing to Funky, from Latin-American to contemporary jazz.

The OffCourse Big Band, directed by Simone La Maida, is interested in collaborations and partnerships with other ensembles and orchestras, both Italian and foreign.

Our DVD of  the Duke Ellington’s Sacred Concert is available, contact us to request a copy