The Count Basie Orchestra Personnel

Current members include musicians hired by Basie himself: Carmen Bradford (1983), Clarence Banks (1984), as well as Mike Williams (1987), Doug Miller (1989), and members who have joined in the last 15 years: David Keim, Alvin Walker, Will Matthews, Marshall McDonald, Doug Lawrence, Cleave Guyton.

The Count Basie Orchestra current line up:

Director Scotty Barnhart

INSTRUMENT(S):

TRUMPETS:
Michael Williams
Kris Johnson
Marques Carroll
Endre Rice

TROMBONES:
*Clarence Banks
David Keim
Alvin Walker
Mark Williams

SAXOPHONES:
Jay Branddford [Baritone]
Doug Miller [Tenor]
Marshall McDonald [Lead Alto]
Doug Lawrence [Tenor]
Cleave Guyton [Alto]

RHYTHM SECTION:
Robert Boone [Drums]
Trevor Ware [Bass]
Will Matthews [Guitar]
George Caldwell [Piano]

VOCALS:
*Carmen Bradford