Deeply entrenched in jazz and swing, immersed in the history of their craft and with years of experience as veteran jazz musicians, Lady K and the Kings of Swing is a 17-piece Frank Sinatra-style big band recreating the sounds of Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Count Basie, Gershwin, Kenton, Sinatra and beyond.

The Kings of Swing has become known as a fantastic San Francisco Bay Area big band, performing their brand of music for all manner of occasions, from Weddings and Private Parties to Corporate Events.

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Let's Fall In Love! November 5, 2016 8:00 PM 

Let's Fall In Love!  Come join us for a romantic evening of jazz standards in an intimate small-theatre setting. Saturday, November 5th 8PM at the Front Row Theatre, San Ramon.  Grammy-nominee jazz vocalist Carla Helmbrecht joins us for a special heartwarming  evening of autumn-themed songs of love.   

​For tickets, go to: 


Front Row Theater  
17011 Bollinger Canyon Rd  
San Ramon, CA - United States

Memorial Day Concert at the Wind Festival 

Come join us at the Wind Festival this Monday, May 26th. Fabulous Grammy-award nominee jazz vocalist Carla Helmbrecht will be joining us, singing jazz favorites from the Great American Songbook. Bring your family and friends; this will be a delightful concert and a wonderful way to start your summer!  
San Ramon Community Center  12501 Alcosta Blvd. at the corner of Bollinger Canyon Road  San Ramon, CA. 94583

Sinatra: A Retrospective This Saturday, March 1st 8:00 PM 

Lady K and the Kings of Swing are back at the Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center, together with longtime vocalist Dale Head presenting a complete retrospective of the career of the man known simply as “The Voice”.   The band will recreate Sinatra’s early years with the swing bands of Harry James and Tommy Dorsey, then pay homage to the start of his solo career, including his work with Nelson Riddle, and his famous album with Count Basie “Sinatra at the Sands”.  Sinatra collaborated with artists such as Antiono Carlos Jobim and others, including the legendary Rat Pack, leaving an indelible mark in history as one of the greatest entertainers of all time.  The evening features a live recreation from television appearances, sound clips and photo archives as well as anecdotes and interesting stories from Sinatra’s tumultuous life and career.  The band will end their homage to “The Chairman Of The Board” with songs from “The Main Event”, Sinatra’s phenomenal comeback concert at Madison Square Gardens in 1974.

Sinatra: A Retrospective 

This Saturday, March 1st!    

Come join Lady K and the Kings of Swing with Dale Head as we present Sinatra-A Retrospective.  From his first hit with Tommy Dorsey to his smash comeback in The Main Event. This is a tribute to the life and  musical career of Frank Sinatra. Including a reprise of his seminal album, Sinatra at the Sands, A Man and His Music, this will be an unforgettable evening!  

Saturday, March 1, 8:00 PM
Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center

Tickets $15 Adults/$5 Youth - For more details, directions  and ticket info go to: www.ci.san-ramon.ca.us/parks/theater/calendar.htm

Winter Wonderland Holiday Concert 

Come join Lady K and the Kings of Swing on Saturday, November 30th and let us warm your heart and your spirits!  It's the perfect weekend to kick off the holiday season.  With jazz arrangements of Winter Wonderland,  Linus and Lucy, Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, Silver Bells, and more, this show will put a smile on your face.  Joined by guest vocalist Dale Head, this will be an evening  sure to get you in the holiday mood!
Show Time:  8:00 PM
Tickets:  $15 General Admission  $5 Youth 12 and under
Location:  Dougherty Valley Performing Arts Center  10550 Albion Road, San Ramon, CA. 94583
Tickets:  Available through the box office at 925-973-3343 Tuesday through Friday from 12PM-5PM

New Years' Eve at Radisson Fort McDowell in Scottsdale, Arizona 

 We just returned home from playing New Years' Eve at the Radisson in Fort McDowell in Scottsdale/Fountain Hills Arizona.  What a wonderful venue, and an amazing and classy management staff there. We were blessed to have Cami Thompson and Paul Ford with us on vocals.  Will be posting photos and video clips soon!
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