Jazzona - Jazz Duo/Trio - Dance Band
  Jazzona - Jazz Duo/Trio - Dance Band   

JAZZONA –                                        JAZZ IN THE                                 PHOENIX  AREA

Featuring jazz standards and smooth jazz is ideally suited for background or concert              as well as Variety Dance Music.


Elise Hurst Vocals

Doug Mossing Saxophones, flute and keys.

Bill Applegate Guitar.


Jazzona is a duo/trio that peforms jazz standards and smooth jazz as well as pop, country and rock favorites.   Jazzona started when guitarist Bill Applegate, and woodwind player Doug Mossing came together with the desire to perform great music that anyone can enjoy. Elise Hurst adds a real touch of class with her vocal stylings.


One night when Doug and Bill were walking through the wild jazz desert, they decided to create a musical oasis that people of all walks of life could enjoy.


Jazzona is the perfect group for your party, restaurant, or corporate event.  Elise's voice, stage presence, personality and charisma makes her an amazing entertainer.  Doug has played in Bands since he was in High School, performing in rock bands on sax and organ, irish whiste in Celtic groups as well as Sax and flute in several dance and jazz bands.  Bill has a Masters degree in Jazz Guitar from the University of North Texas State's premire jazz department. Bill has performed as a solo guitarist, and with a wide variety of professional groups and ensembles. He has had the opportunity to perform at such places as Carnegie Hall, the Grand Ole Opry, and for such people as President Bill Clinton and Prime Minister Tony Blair.

Jazzona Dance Band is an exceptionally versatile professional dance band that performs a wide variety of styles including Classic Rock, Pop, Jazz/Swing Standards, Tangos, Polkas, Line Dance and Country. They have an amazingly full sound yet are never overpowering and the perfect group for your next event.


Past performances include the annual Shriner's ball and the Arizona State Fair.


Jazzona - Dance Band


  • Has the ability to win over any crowd in any venue: from weddings, nightclubs, and corporate events.
  • Features powerful performances of classic bands.
  • Will be a sure hit





"....it was a pleasure working with you for the Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee Executive Council Recepion.  Your music was perfect addition to a wonderful night and a grand view from the 27th Floor of Renaissance Square.  Thanks for helping make the event special."

James B. Little - Super Bowl Host Committee







Doug Mossing

Maricopa, Arizona 85138

Phone: +1 602 319 4954

E-mail: dougmossing@gmail.com


Elise Hurst





Bill Applegate

Casa Grande, Arizona 85122




Email: Jazzona.Az@gmail.com


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