Hollander Jazz is an organization full of some of the most talented musicians in Northwest Iowa. They meet regularly to practice and perform around Siouxland at different events. They specialize in big band dances and combo jazz with outstanding instrumental and vocal soloists. Perfect for weddings, cocktail parties, community events, and everything in between! Find out more about our group below!
Hollander Jazz is available in many forms for whatever size or shape your ceremony might take. Cocktail Hours, Reception Music, Dances, and anything else you can think of- they do it all!
Hollander Jazz got it's start in Orange City at the summer Onstage Series. They offer a wide variety of music, full of crowd favorites! Their vocalists bring the music of Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, and even pop songs to life for audiences.
Creator/ Coordinator- Drew Lemke
Drew Lemke is the middle school band director at MOC Floyd Valley Middle School in Alton, Iowa. He lives in Orange City with his wife, Amanda and daughter, Eloise. A trumpeter, guitarist, and actor, you may see him with the community band, on a church praise team, or even on stage for a Tulip Festival Night Show Production. He has a passion for music, especially jazz, and bringing it to the Northwest Iowa region. Drew is the creator of Hollander Jazz and is in charge of coordinating performances.
Our members are some of the best musicians in the area! Made up of band directors, private instructors, community members and more, Hollander Jazz is a group of dedicated performers who love to play jazz. We have many different players and even multiple people who can cover the instruments of the jazz combo/ rhythm section. This allows us to comfortably arrange and fit the needs of whatever event you may be looking to provide entertainment for.