Hanson Family Jazz Band
Contact: Melissa Hanson
The Hanson Family has been a staple on the Madison music scene for over 30 years. Betty and Gene Hanson founded the Hanson Family Jazz Band with their sons David and Erik, and the family band won 5 Best of Madison awards for Best Jazz Band. The brothers are also founding members of long time Madison Favorites The O’Bros, also named Best of Madison 5 years in a row. The Hanson Family Jazz Band now features David on piano, Erik on drums and David’s daughter, Melissa, on vocals. They perform regularly at various restaurants in Madison, most notably Liliana’s, every other Friday.