General Booking Information

  • Uptown Music Collective Community Performance Groups are available for your event.
  • We provide entertainment in a variety of styles, including: Motown, Jazz, Rock and R&B/Funk
  • Our groups perform for a suggested donation that is dependent on the length of the requested performance and the distance they need to travel. See our Suggested Donation Chart

To Request a Group Fill Out this Form

For more information contact Willi Ort at or call 570 329-0888


The Uptown Music Collecfive has been providing student performance groups for events throughout Northcentral Pennsylvania since 2000. Our groups have performed at a wide variety of community and private events organized by companies, individuals, and organizations.

In the past year UMC Community Performance Groups performed at over 50 events, big and small. Below is a partial list of a few of the groups high profile appearances;

The Little League World Series Opening Ceremonies

The Little League World Series Championship Game

The International Blues Challenge in Memphis TN

The Billtown Blues Festival

Harrisburg Jazz and Wine Festival

Lock Haven University Jams Festival 

Backyard Broadcasting Set the Night to Music


These young performers are known for their musical abilities, professionalism, and reliability. Best of all, by booking one of our groups for your event, your supporting the educational programs that teaches them to perform at such high levels.

2016-2017 Performance Groups are:

Click the Links Below for More Information about this years groups.

The Backbeatz >

3rd Street Blues >

Groove Pool >

7 Wonders >

Just Jazz >