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The Big Bands defined and reflected a Golden Era of music and culture in the 20th Century. The musical legacy of that time is as important and energizing today as when it’s sound first shook the planet. At you’ll find everything Big Band! Call (818) 995-6827

For purchasing many special items from the store, visit the Store from the link above. Call (818) 995-6827

America Swings Radio is a website that features video interviews with many incredible artists whose talents have shaped our culture and our lives.

Each show is for the audience, an ethereal, soul-satisfying experience. Many listeners remark, “The show is too short!” But they are unanimously praiseworthy in agreeing that for a wondrously entertaining interval, “All seems fresh with the fragrance of spring” when America Swings.

Each show is available to purchase and view. Call (818) 995-6827

Horace Heidt was one of the most popular bandleaders of the 1930’s and 1940’s. He literally experienced his motto: “‘Tis Better to Build Boys than to Mend Men” when he had to rebuild his body following a broken back injury from a college football game! Call (818) 995-6827

Horace Heidt Productions continues a tradition as American as…Bobby Sox, football, baseball, Mom’s apple pie, and American jazz and swing music!

HHP is at your service for consultation, booking theme bands – small and large – and other entertainment, including celebrities, to ensure a flawless production for your event. All of this from the unique approach to event planning – one with the emphasis on you.

With over 25 years of successful experience in “Show Business” including corporate and private “party planning,” Horace Heidt Productions will be glad to assist you in creating your dream-come-true gala! Call (818) 995-6827

Horace H.Heidt Jr, is President of HORACE HEIDT PRODUCTIONS, in which he offers his consultative expertise in the field of entertainment to Fortune 500 companies. From 1982-1994, he was the Musical Director for the LOS ANGELES RAIDERS, and in 1985 played for PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN at the 50th AMERICAN PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL BALL. He also completed two national tours for Columbia Artists in 1984 and 1990. Mr. Heidt, as a member of Musicians Union Local 47, in 1989 and 1992 negotiated the collective bargaining agreements for the casual music industry on behalf of the orchestra leaders of Los Angeles. In 1996, he was Music Director for the Republican National Convention held in San Diego, California. Mr. Heidt usually does an annual tour of California Performing Arts Centers. Most recently he toured with John Davidson and Shirley Jones.. Call (818) 995-6827

Anyone interested in the history in American music and especially of the music of the big band area should make the book Horace Heidt Big Band Star Maker a must read.



When it comes to apartment living in the Valley, there are two properties that are consistently recommended as the best of the best when it comes to location, affordability and serenity. They are the Haleakala Apartments located at 14227 Magnolia Blvd. Sherman Oaks and the Magnolia Estate Apartments at 14155 Magnolia Blvd. in Sherman Oaks. Sherman Oaks is conveniently located near the intersection of the 101 and 405 freeways and a few miles away from the Los Angeles administrative center for the valley in Van Nuys. Check out the above two websites for additional information. Call (818) 784-8212

The Haleakala Apartments offer luxury living in the Sherman Oaks community, nestled in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles. Call (818) 784-8211

Come home to your own sanctuary at Horace Heidt Estates. Beautiful grounds and comfortable resort living in the heart of Southern California’s San Fernando Valley. Call (818) 784-8211 for additional information.

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