swojo banner

swojo logo welcome to swojo.org

The Seattle Women's Jazz Orchestra (SWOJO) features many of the finest female jazz artists in the region. Showcasing high intensity jazz, tight harmonies, and lush dynamic sounds, the band performs with a fresh energy stemming from over fourteen years of thrilling audiences on two continents.

SWOJO proudly features the original music of many regional and international composers and arrangers, including Jill Townsend, Hazel Leach, Robin Holcomb, Nelda Swiggett, Ann Reynolds, Roberta Piket, Leigh Pilzer, Patty Darling, Mathilde Grooss Viddal, and musical director, Dr. Daniel Barry.

GiveBIG on May 6!
Donations also accepted through the Seattle Foundation.
Online donation system by ClickandPledge

2nd Annual Jazz Composition Contest for Women Composers


Saturday, May 10, 2014
Strawberry Festival featuring SWOJO
Richmond Beach Community Park
2201 NW 197th Street
Shoreline, WA
*FREE, all ages, bring the family!

swojo at Tulas 2011 recentperformances

Saturday, March 15, 2014
South Puget Sound Community College Jazz Ensemble Featuring SWOJO
Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts
South Puget Sound Community College
2011 Mottman Rd SW, Olympia, WA

Sunday, December 1, 2013
Seattle Jazz Vespers
1111 Harvard Ave, Seattle, WA
Donations accepted
6:00pm - 8:00pm.

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Earshot Jazz Festival - SWOJO featuring Ingrid Jensen

swojomail list


Our CDs, Meeting of the Waters and Dreamcatcher, are available for purchase at all SWOJO performances, Silver Platters, Barnes & Noble, or online from OA2 Records, CD Universe  or  Amazon.

SWOJO logo merchandise is now available at our swojo store.


home | calendar | players | recordings | video | reviews | links | about swojo | contact

copyright © 2003-2014 seattle women's jazz orchestra