Bob Cary Orchestra

19-piece Big Band led by John Cary (trumpet).

Short bio:

A professional trumpet and musician since 1956, has performed worldwide and very active today. Born in Providence, Rhode Island he has handled just about every type of job and calls himself, ‘Jack {or Bob}of all trades’.

Mostly has been on the road [road rat] or ships but established himself at times around Providence, Cape Cod, Boston and New York City. Now resides in Canada since 1972 and is a fixture on the music scene in Toronto. Still does a fair amount of traveling, on board cruise ships.

Long bio:

There is a terrific long-form biography at Bob Cary’s website: