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The Blue House Quintet is a five-piece gypsy jazz band based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The group consists of Jonathan Ng on violin and vocals, Nathan Huvard and Avery Linderman on guitar, Kevin Beardsley on bass, and Kendrick Smith on drums.

Originally founded as a swing dance band, the Blue House Quintet brings a touch of Jazz Manouche to tunes of many different eras, from traditional Django to bebop tunes, all while keeping things swingin' and tailored for your dancing pleasure.

Upcoming Shows

Prohibition Night

The Strowd | Chapel Hill, NC

Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the Month ​| 8-11 PM

The Blue House Quintet is the house band of the Strowd. Come by for a Swing Dance lesson followed by two hours of tunes!

TSDS Swing Dance

Old Murphey School | Durham, NC

​April 29 | 8-11 PM

Contact Us

For booking or information:


(703) 608-1078