Florida big bands, jazz and rock

Florida big band wedding

Ted Knight leads Florida big bands, jazz groups and rock bands for weddings and all occasions.


The Ted Knight Orchestra starts with big band jazz and the Great American Songbook, but can also play pop, rock and variety.


Florida classic rock bandThe Funky Dinosaurs play classic rock and greatest hits, from the Stones and Led Zeppelin to newer artists like Huey Lewis and Was Not Was.


The Knight Music Trio plays chamber music for wedding ceremonies. Ted's trio and quartet feature jazz sax or guitar, and the Dixie Ramblers play Dixieland jazz. 


Ted Knight, piano and vocalsTed plays piano or keyboard, and sings when appropriate. His bands play real instruments in real time, with no recorded backgrounds.


Ted's bands have played at Santa Fe River Ranch in Gainesville, pictured above left, and at country clubs and resorts all over Florida.


Examples include Marsh Landing Country Club in Jacksonville, Saddlebrook Resort in Tampa, the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, and the Boca Raton Resort and Club.