Vocally and instrumentally outstanding and ferociously entertaining to-boot The Swinging Bass Band do what they do best and bring toe-tapping, swinging classics back from the golden age of jazz - and rifle them into the locale of the modern age. So for a nostalgic feeling or to entertain a diverse audience, this jazz masterclass is perfection.
With a loyal following surrounding their extensive talent and stage proficiency The Swinging Bass Band has shared in 400 special occasions and corporate events; from the milestone moments, gala dinners and award ceremonies to forming the ideal wedding jazz band, they have proved the ideal supplement to an array of occasions for many years.
The band tailor their performances to every need of an event, working down to the finest details and finishing touches to give your event a really special feel. Masters of commanding the room, the band control the tempo of their performances to sink into the background during those slow dances and burst out to steal a show with unerring ease.
The Trio (saxophonist, keyboardist & double bass player) provide the right ambience for guests to chat or to get them swaying on the dance floor. With a vast collection of songs in their repertoire, this experienced act can get it right for all styles of event, including in the delivery of that big band jazz or swanky background sound.
Their style fuses jazz with pop, blues and rock & roll to offer something for everyone. The group boast a repertoire of great medleys and covers from the likes of Bing Crosby and Frank Sinatra of the early to mid-twenties, to the likes of Michael Bublé of the current day. They also offer covers of the most current pop hits for if you wish to give your event a fresh, contemporary feel, with a vintage undertone.
The band have played at the Queen’s official Leicester & Leicestershire 90th Birthday celebration, the National Trust’s Upton House Wartime event weekend as well as at a host of other private parties and events seeking the wow factor. With an enviable track record, they have proved popular at award ceremonies, weddings and family parties especially and offer a touch of class to any event.