Frank Capp
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Frank Capp
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A graduate of Boston University's School of Music, legendary drummer Frank Capp started at the top: his first professional job was with the Stan Kenton Orchestra. He went on to play drums for Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett, Ella Fitzgerald, Benny Goodman, Harry James, Stan Getz, Benny Carter, Billy May, Charlie Barnet, and many others. He was also a member of the Warner Bros, contract orchestra for two years, and played and toured with the great Andre Previn for eight, making over 20 albums with the masterjazz pianist/conductor, He has played on thousands of recording sessions for all types of artists and kinds of music,

As a freelance studio musician, Capp performed on more than 200 motion picture soundtracks with many of Hollywood's most notable composers. He also had the good fortune to work on the Red Skelton Show (10 yrs) and The Steve Allen Show (6 yrs). He has also served on the Board of Governors of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).

Today, Frank Capp leads the renowned jazz orchestra, Juggernaut. The orchestra is kept busy doing concerts, jazz festivals, parties, and dances, as well as recording for the Concord Jazz label.

Selective Discography
    The Concord Jazz Heritage Series (Concord Jazz)
    The Frank Capp / Nat Pierce Juggernaut Featuring Ernestine Anderson (Concord Jazz)
    The Frank Capp Trio Presents Rickey Woodard (Concord Jazz)
    In A Hefti Bag (The Frank Capp Juggernaut) (Concord Jazz)
    Juggernaut (with Nat Pierce Orchestra) (Concord Jazz)
    Juggernaut Strikes Again! (The Capp/Pierce Orchestra featuring Ernie Andrews) (Concord Jazz)
    Live At The Century Plaza (The Capp/Pierce Juggernaut featuring Joe Williams) (Concord Jazz)
    Play It Again Sam - Compositions & Arrangements By Sammy Nestico (Frank Capp Juggernaut) (Concord Jazz)
    Quality Time (The Frank Capp Quartet featuring Rickey Woodard) (Concord Jazz)
Frank Capp Links
 Frank Capp on
Aug 9OFAM 2001Swing to BopSoreng
Aug 9OFAM 2001Super Chief - Dance
Aug 10OFAM 2001Pacific 2-3-1Silva
Aug 11OFAM 2001Ghana Express
Aug 5OFAM 2004The Fabulous FiftiesSilva
Aug 6OFAM 2004Instrumental GoldJaqua
Aug 7OFAM 2004My Fair Lady SwingsJaqua
Aug 9OFAM 2004Anyway…OnwardJaqua
Aug 10OFAM 2004At The Hop
Aug 11OFAM 2004Purple People EaterJaqua
Aug 12OFAM 2004Fullblown MermaidsJaqua
Aug 12OFAM 2004Coming Up RosesJaqua
Aug 13OFAM 2004I Remember It WellJaqua
Aug 14OFAM 2004The Legends of Doo Wop
Aug 4OFAM 2005All of YouSilva
Aug 5OFAM 2005Now You Has JazzJaqua
Aug 5OFAM 2005Cole JazzJaqua
Aug 6OFAM 2005Kiss Me KateJaqua
Aug 10OFAM 2005Let's Do It!Jaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2005I Get A Kick Out of YouJaqua
Aug 11OFAM 2005Classic PorterSilva
Aug 12OFAM 2005You're SensationalJaqua
Aug 13OFAM 2005All Through The Night
Frank Capp appears in these Loco-Motion events:
Thursday Aug 9
2:00 pSwing to Bop
6:00 pSuper Chief - Dance
Friday Aug 10
7:30 pPacific 2-3-1
Saturday Aug 11
7:00 pGhana Express