ABOUT

ABOUT THE BAND

THE ATLANTA LATIN JAZZ ORCHESTRA was founded in 2016, after its founder, Rob Opitz, saw the Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band at the World Famous Blue Note. Rob Opitz set out to form a big band for the top call players in the Southeast, to keep the traditions of Latin Big Band Music alive.

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WHAT DO WE DO?

WE DO LATIN JAZZ !

Small Groups

Need a small group? We can do that!

Big Bands

Need a big band? We can do that too.

Latin Jazz Combos

Need a Latin jazz combo, we've got your back there too.

TESTIMONIALS

Events

Members

THE PLAYERS WHO MAKE THIS BAND SOUND INCERDIBLE...

SAXOPHONES

Luke Weathington


Michael Opitz

michaelopitz.com

Zac Evans

zacevansmusic.com

Kenyon Carter


Gary Paulo

garypaulo.com

Chris Otts

chrisotts.com

Neil Newcomb

atlantaprowinds.com

Mace Hibbard

macehibbard.com

Dave Freeman

davidfreemanmusic

Nic Chambers


Marla Feeney


TROMBONES

Wes Funderburk

funderbone.com

Tim Pitchford


Rick Rodriguez


Derrick Jackson

thedjencounter.com

Derrick White


Richard Sherrington


Phil Truex


TRUMPETS

Chip Crotts

music.gatech.edu

Paul Garrett

Chris Probst

uga.trumpetstudio

Hardin Butcher


Kevin Lyons


Justin Powell

terminushorns.com

Gordon Vernick

adams-music.com

Paul Poovey

paul-poovey.com

Stacey Novik


Marco Martiz


Ryan Moser


PERCUSSION & PIANO

John David

berry.edu

Matthew Kaminski

matthewkaminski.com

Marlon Patton

marlonpatton.com

STRINGS

Marc Miller

facultyweb.ksu.edu

Brad Cannata


VOCALS

Karla Harris

karlaharris.com

Kristin Houston

kristinhouston.com

MEDIA