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Simply Swing

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Overview

  • Jazz and swing band
  • Superb, varied repertoire taking in the likes of Duke Ellington, Ben E King and Stevie Wonder
  • Perform as a 5 piece as standard and can also be booked as a full on 8 piece
  • Duo options also available

Location

The band is based in Surrey but frequently plays in and around London and the Home Counties and will travel for events.

Standard Set Times

  • 3 x 45 minute sets spread over a 3 hour period

About this Act

Simply Swing is a top of the range act with vast experience and a massive repertoire to match covering swing, Rat Pack, jive, mambo, soul, bossa nova, funk and classic pop, they have a repertoire for any occasion and cover such varied musical luminaries as Elvis, Sinatra and even Van Morrison.

This band comprises world-class musicians whose live and studio credits include Bette Midler, Kylie Minogue, Van Morrison, Neil Sedaka, The London Symphony Orchestra, Natalie Cole, Shirley Bassey and they were chosen for Olympic Opening Night in Canary Wharf in 2012.

 

Set List

Ain’t That A Kick In The Head - Dean Martin
Best Is Yet To Come - Buble/Bennett/Sinatra
Call Me Irresponsible - Buble/Jack Jones
Chattanooga Choo Choo - Glenn Miller
Chicago - Frank Sinatra
Cheek To Cheek - Fred Astaire
Comin’ Home Baby - Mel Torme/Michael Buble
Come Fly With Me - Frank Sinatra
Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
Foggy Day - Michael Buble
Have You Met Miss Jones - Robbie Williams
I’ve Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
I Get A Kick Out Of You - Frank Sinatra
It Had To Be You - Harry Connick Jr
La Mer / Beyond The Sea - Bobby Darin/Robbie Williams
Lady Is A Tramp - Ella Fitzgerald
Let There Be Love - Nat ‘King’ Cole
Let’s Face The Music & Dance - Nat ‘King’ Cole
L-O-V-E - Nat King Cole/Michael Buble
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin / Ella Fitzgerald
Manhattan - Ella Fitzgerald
Me And My Shadow - Robbie Williams
More - Bobby Darin
Mr Bojangles - Sammy Davis Jr
Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square - Bobby Darin
Satin Doll - Ella Fiztgerald
Straighten Up and Fly Right - Nat King Cole/Robbie Williams
Summer Wind - Frank Sinatra
Summertime - Ella Fitzgerald
Take Five - Modern Jazz Quartet
Take The ‘A’ Train - Duke Ellington
That’s Life - Frank Sinatra
Things - Bobby Darin/Robbie Williams
They Can’t Take That Away From Me - Various artists
Volare - Dean Martin
Witchcraft - Frank Sinatra
Way You Look Tonight - Frank Sinatra
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams
Delilah - Tom Jones
Everything - Michael Buble
Hallelujah I Love Her So - Ray Charles
How Sweet It Is - James Taylor
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
It’s Not Unusual - Tom Jones
Just Help Yourself - Tom Jones
Just The Way You Are - Billy Joel
Let’s Stay Together - Al Green
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
Love Train
Killing Me Softly - Roberta Flack/Fugees
Moondance - Van Morrison
Music To Watch Girls By - Andy Williams
My First, My Last, My Everything - Barry White
Save The Last Dance For Me - Michael Buble
Stand By Me - Ben E King
Stuck In The Middle With You - Michael Buble
Suspicious Minds - Elvis Presley
Yeah Yeah - Georgie Fame
You Are The Sunshine of My Life - Stevie Wonder
You’ve Got A Friend - Carole King / James Taylor

Lineup

  • 5 Piece - vocals, keyboard, double bass, drums, saxophone
    Musicians can be added to, or taken away from this line-up to create bespoke entertainment to suit any event.

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