The MVCJO plays music from the big band libraries of Buddy Rich, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Frank Sinatra, Glenn Miller, Guy Lombardo, Harry James, Maynard Ferguson, Stan Kenton, Thad Jones, Tommy Dorsey, Woody Herman, and many more. Mark Van Cleave put together the original MVCJO lineup in 1980. Over the years, there have been several versions of the MVCJO with the most recent lineup put together in 2008. The current lineup has a sound that can really grab your full attention. Mark has performed and toured with Perry Como, Mel Torme', The Guy Lombardo Orch., Smithsonian Masterworks Orch.