The band are based in Edinburgh but regularly play across Scotland.
Legacy was formed in 2006 after bandleader and drummer, Tom Gordon moved back home to Scotland from London. With over 10 years there as a busy session musician, Tom secured the position as drummer with the BBC Big Band and worked with the likes of film composer Lalo Schiffrin, jazz stars Jon Faddis, Joe Lovano and James Morrison, BBC Concert Orchestra, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Philharmonia, The Woody Herman Orchestra, Larry Adler, Claire Sweeney, Lesley Garrett, Tony Hadley, Jamie Cullum and Darius. He also played on many West End shows including Fosse, Witches of Eastwick, Our House and Mary Poppins and played at many functions and parties with various bands in London's top hotels, including private parties for Sir Richard Branson, and Earl Spencer. Tom also played on the Elton John Track "The Heart Of Every Girl" for the film Mona Lisa Smile. He continues to travel to London regularly to work with the BBC Big Band and can be heard on their weekly radio show "Big Band Special". Tom has teamed up with the best, and most experienced Scottish based musicians, to bring you Legacy.
Legacy are a top quality, versatile 1-9 piece band, and perform Pop Classics, Rat Pack Swing, Soul, and Scottish Ceilidh music that's sure to make your event a real success. From solo jazz piano to relax your guests as they arrive, to a funky nine-piece band featuring 3-piece brass section to fill the dance floor, Legacy can do it all.
The other Legacy musicians have a wealth of experience, and have between them performed with the likes of Bob Geldof, Ronan Keating, Curtis Steigers, The Hothouse Flowers, The Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Del Amitri, The RTE Concert Orchestra, The Commitments, Jamie Cullum, Matt Bianco, as well as performing at countless weddings, functions and corporate events in Scotland's best venues including Gleneagles Hotel, St Andrews Bay Hotel, Hopetoun House, Hilton Hotels etc...
Their newly formed band has a large, and expanding library of music, which should satisfy even the most discerning client, and they will happily arrange to perform any special song they don't already have, provided sufficient notice is given.
They're experienced and versatile musicians - the perfect choice for your event.
Whenever quality music and high-class performance is required, Legacy will deliver every time.
Dancing Queen - Abba
Mamma Mia - Abba
Waterloo - Abba
Let's Go Round - The Average White Band
Disco Inferno - Earth Wind And Fire
Staying Alive - The Bee Gees
Crazy In Love - Beyonce
Young Hearts Run Free - Candi Staton
Street Life - The Crusaders
9 to 5 - Dolly Parton
We Are Family - Sister Sledge
Blame It On The Boogie - The Jacksons
Celebration - Kool And The Gang
Spinning Around - Kylie Minogue
Dance The Night Away - The Mavericks
I'm In The Mood For Dancing - The Nolans
Don't Look Back In Anger - Oasis
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Take It Easy - The Eagles
Amarillo - Peter Kay
Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett
Grapevine - Marvin Gaye
Son of a Preacher Man - Aretha Franklin
I Feel Good - James Brown
Everybody Needs Somebody - The Blues Brothers
River Deep, Mountain High - Ike And Tina Turner
Sweet Soul Music - Sam And Dave
Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams
Rainy Night In Georgia - Brook Benton
Take Another Little Piece of My Heart - Dusty Springfield
When A Man Loves A Woman - Percy Sledge
Angels - Robbie Williams
How Deep Is Your Love - The Bee Gees
What A Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
Mack The Knife - Bobby Darren
I've Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
New York New York - Frank Sinatra
Moondance - Van Morrison
That's Life - Frank Sinatra
Come Fly With Me - Frank Sinatra
Moon River - Andy Williams
True Love - Bing Crosby
When I Fall In Love - Nat King Cole
Mambo No. 5 - Lou Bega
Dashing White Sergeant
Strip The Willow
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