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That Swing Thing



  • Top end Jazz & Swing Band
  • 500 strong repertoire including classics such as Mr Bojangles, That's Amore and also specially arranged rock anthems such as Smells Like Teen Spirit
  • Perform as a 4 piece as standard and can expand to a full on 13 piece act
  • Duo options available for background music
  • Past Clients include The Burj Al Arab in Dubai, Grosvenor House and Prince William


The Swing Thing are based in Colchester but regularly perform all over the UK & abroad.

Standard Set Times

  • 3 x 45 minutes

About this Act

If your black tie event or wedding reception requires the finest Jazz & Swing then That Swing Thing could be the answer. With a huge range of options to choose from this band tailor each and every event to you and your event allowing you to mould the playlist and musicians perfectly to your requirements. Their repertoire is colossal and takes in such classic tracks as The Girl from Ipamena and Beyond the Sea and many more. 

From the up market Jazz Trio and 5 piece female vocal led line-up through to the full 13 piece big band, you can relax knowing That Swing Thing have it covered. Offering a huge range of classics tracks and regularly appearing at some of the worlds most famous venues including Ronnie Scott's, The Dorchester and The Grosvenor House Hotel has enabled 'That Swing Thing' to perform for many high profile clients including The Burj Al Arab -(the world's only 7 star hotel) and Prince William. 

Set List

A Night In Tunisia
All Blues
All By Myself
All Of Me
All The Things You Are
April In Paris
Autumn Leaves
Beyond the Sea
Blue Bossa
Blue In Green
Blue Monk
Call Me Irresponsible
Come Fly With Me
Dancing On The Ceiling
Dolphin Dance
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Freddie Freeloader
Fly Me To the Moon
God Bless’ The Child
Have You Met Miss Jones?
Here’s That Rainy Day
How High The Moon
I Love You
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
In A Sentimental Mood
Or Is You Ain’t (Ma’ Baby)
It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
Limehouse Blues
Lullaby Of Birdland
Mack The Knife
Maiden Voyage
Mood Indigo
Mr Bojangles
Mr. P.C.
My Funny Valentine
My Way
Night Train
One Note Samba (Samba De Uma Nota So)
Out Of Nowhere
Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars (Corcovado)
Satin Doll
Smells Like Teen Spirit
So What
Song For My Father
Stella By Starlight
Straight No Chaser
Take Five
Take The ‘A’ Train
That’s Amore
The Girl From Ipanema (Garota De Ipanema)
Well You Needn’t (It’s Over Now)
When I Fall In Love
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life


  • 4 Piece Jazz & Swing act - Piano / Guitar / Double Bass with Vocals / Drums


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