"New England's Favorite Big Band"
Based in Central New England, Dan Gabel and his Bands have entertained three Governors, a Four-Star General, sold-out concerts, and performed for countless dances, weddings, and fundraisers. Gabel's arrangements and compositions have been commissioned and performed across the U.S. by professional Orchestras, Big Bands, and also student ensembles.
Gabel Music features a roster of accomplished and internationally-acclaimed musicians who have performed in prestigious venues all over the world.
"See and hear the difference live music can make at your next event!"
Join Dan Gabel and Kimberly Hawkey for an intimate night of classic Christmas music, featuring The Abletones Jazz Trio.
"Snowed In!" Holiday Concert & Album Release
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Dan Gabel, vocal and trombone
Kimberly Hawkey, vocal
The Abletones Jazz Trio
Andrew Wilcox, piano
Lou Bocciarelli, upright bass
Mark Holovnia, drums
Public Shows and New Recordings
Dan Gabel and The Abletones
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Our new band, Stoptime Revue (7-piece vintage-inspired show band) has a number of shows, live radio broadcast, and recording coming up as well.
See you on the bandstand!
We are thrilled to announce yet another band new holiday album.
Coming December 1st - get ready for our new holiday album "Snowed In!"
Featuring the incredible Kimberly Hawkey, as well as bandleader Dan Gabel - this time on vocals and trombone, this new Big Band album is destined to become a classic. Dan's brand new original "Snow Ball Strut" is already popular among dancers, and Kimberly's authentic but original interpretations of these timeless songs are a fresh take on the holidays.
So, come get cozy, grab a warming beverage and your favorite socks, and get "Snowed In" with us!
Critics say A new album with a classic sound, destined to become a holiday tradition
This critically-acclaimed album, released December 2, 2022, is available!
This record features the vocal talents of Jenny Swoish, full-time singer with the Glenn Miller Orchestra.
The full big band is heard on most tracks, as well as the Abletones Combo, and two numbers for our trombone section.
"You have to experience it live..."
"The real deal..." [The Boston Globe]
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Concerts, fundraisers, galas, conventions, parties, weddings, dances: book one of our top-notch bands today!
Here's a little sample of our 1920s band, Dan Gabel's High Society Orchestra:
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