Nova Swing

Andy Firth in Action

Nova Swing Jazz Band is in 2017

Andy Firth

(Leader, Clarinet, Alto sax, Arrangements)

Al Davey or John Kellaway (Trumpet)

Jason Nelson (Trombone/Vocals)

Warren Shaw or Gareth Lewis (Baritone Sax)

Rachel Hamilton or Jason Ivory (Piano)

Howard Ward or John Conley (Bass)

David Jones (Drums/Vocals)

Julie Wilson (Featured Vocalist)




Hot, Cool & Swingin’

Hear the Passion

Experience the Excitement


You can watch clips “Andy Firth’s Nova Swing Jazz Band live at Theatre Australia” in the player below.

Andy Firth’s Nova Swing Jazz Band

Andy Firth and “Nova Swing” have already proven themselves to be the hottest small format jazz band in the Hunter area with sell out performances wherever they appear. The band is lead by Internationally acclaimed dynamo of the clarinet, Andy Firth and is staffed by some of the finest jazz musicians in the area, including jazz bass legend, John Conley (Director of famed Australian jazz band “Galapagos Duck”).


Nova Swing’s music has been expertly arranged and tightly scored by Andy Firth and as such is able to present music from the roaring 1920’s through to the hit parade songs of the 1950’s. The band also features Newcastle singing sensation, Julie Wilson as the band’s regular vocalist.


“Andy Firth is perhaps the finest clarinetist I’ve heard!”
Kenny Ball (Late UK Jazz Legend)


“I can’t remember seeing a better band at our Jazz Club”

Doug Saxon

(Director of the Newcastle Jazz club and Festival)





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Nova Swing’s first recording now on the iTunes store

(not available in North America)


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