Welcome to the official site of the Harry James Orchestra.
- The 2015 Tour Schedule has been updated (June, 2015)
- Live in Concert Sunday, May 10, 2015 at the Columbia Theatre in Longview,
- Please visit and "like" our
new Facebook page
- ClassicBands.com interview of Fred Radke (Feb, 2014)
- The Tour Blog has been updated (Nov, 2013)
- Fred Radke and Gina Funes have joined the School of Music,
University of Washington,
faculty as lecturers in jazz studies. The Harry James Orchestra will perform
at the UW Meany Hall on May 7th. Free, general admission tickets for the May
7 performance are
- View new video clips posted by fans of the Harry James Orchestra
- Fred Radke Carries on the Harry James Legacy- International Musician Magazine, June, 2010
- Thanks to all the great fans who supported the HJO at the
2010 Montreal Jazz Festival
- Big Bands Polish Their Horns for Battle
- by Irwin Block, The Montreal Gazette (Jul, 2010)
- More Press Coverage
of the HJO
- Mr. Fred Radke received his third Telly Award, in 2007,
for Visions of Valor, recognizing Medal of Honor recipients.
His other Telly Awards were in 2005 for music direction, Apollo 13, and in 2004 for the the Seattle Museum of Flight’s Wings of Heroes.
- Audio CDs celebrating the works of the Harry James Orchestra are now
Click here for audio information
and sample music clips.