Shri Jealal Thadani established the Famous Brass Band – Jea Band in 1936. The Legend succeeded at all the three Locations He set foot on i.e Ahmedabad, Jaipur & Delhi. He is known to have changed the face of Brass Band in india.
Shri Jealalji was known for being Stern & Displinary. His troupe was identified by their clean and complete formal attire in every Wedding they performed. This was not just limited to his troupe but was an example set by his three sons Hiralalji, Shri Motilaji & Shri Kishanlalji.
All three sons actively performed in the band with Shri Hiralalji playing the Clarinet, Shri Motilalji & Shri Kishanlalji playing the Accordion along with their father who would confidently lead the group to direct the music as per the liking of the Baraaties.
His knowledge for music made him a great teacher for every member that joined the Jea Band Group enabling each one of them to master their respective iInstrument and play any form of music encompassing carious cultures with utmost enthusiasm & Creativity. This is what brought Jea Band to a level unmatched by many.
Shri Jealalji earned most of His recognition in forms of Medals & Certificates from well known Industrialists & Rajgharanas in Ahmedabad, Jaipur & Delhi. A huge crowd would come together to see the Famous Jea Band march through the streets during any wedding or religious processions.
When Shri Jealalji took his last breath in 1981; his sons,Shri Hiralalji,Shri Motilalji & Shri Kishanlalji took over Delhi,Ahmedabad & Jaipur respectively.
This is being proudly followed by the third generation who have joined them and are in the process of taking the name yet forward.