Welcome to The Top Hats Orchestra!

The Top Hats Orchestra
The Top Hats Orchestra is Hampton Road's premier swing and dance band. The Top Hats Orchestra is a 12 piece band featuring the talents of some of the area's finest musicians. Performing for more than 30 years, the band plays various types of swing and dance music from the 40's and 50's including names such as Count Basie, Glenn Miller, and Tommy Dorsey. The group also performs newer swing music including tunes by Brian Setzer, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, and many others. Most of the band's members also sing which allows them to provide a variety of entertainment throughout the show. Stop by our Audio Page and you will hear songs made famous by Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Brian Setzer, Dean Martin, Harry James, and other crowd favorites. Because of the variety of musical styles, the band has built a following of all ages including both dancers and avid listeners. The Top Hats Orchestra is available for many types of events indoors and outdoors - the swingingest band in the land! Be sure to visit our Booking Page to book the band for your next event!
The Top Hats Orchestra at The Jewish Mother
Back Row (Left to Right): Jordan Cannaday, Dave Wiley, Freddie Cannaday, Jeff Davis, Steve Snellinger, David Cannaday
Front Row (Left to Right): Tom Hill, Ben Glosser, Jim Harding, Peter Foytik, Lew Mabie, Jack Cannaday