The Bob Hardwick sound has emerged as the nation's number one dance orchestra, with more than 200 engagements throughout the United States and Europe annually. As dance music has evolved to include the sounds of society, swing, Porter, Gershwin, Berlin, and show tunes as well as the contemporary sounds of rock/pop from the 60's and 70's to the present, The Bob Hardwick Sound has moved to the forefront of dance orchestras with its up to the minute sounds and rhythms, while also staying faithful to the sounds of traditional standards.