Five Star Swing

Milton Keynes
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Price from: ££800
Trio £800 4-piece £1000 5-piece £1200 extra musicians @£200

Performing a broad selection of songs you'll know and love from the Swing era – Five Star Swing from Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller through to songs like Mr Bojangles & Bad Bad Leroy Brown plus foot s...

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How many breaks do you take? How long are they?
either 2x's 15mins, or 1x's 15mins
My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?
possibly
How much space do you require?
depending on band size booked - 3x4m / to 4x9m
Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?
Full certification is available for inspection re:- PAT, PLI, Health & Safety, Full Method Statement.
Do you have your own PA and lighting?
Stage lighting and amplification are provided by Five Star Swing
How long do you play for?
3x's 40 minutes or 2x's 60 minutes
How can event planners pay for your services?
bacs / cheque / cash on invoice ten days prior to event
What kind of events do you usually serve?
Weddings, Corporate, Promotional, Anniversaries, Celebrations, Funerals, 1940's recreations, Public festivals, House Parties, Theatres, Council sponsored events, Charity fund Raisers.
What is your competitive advantage (special features)?
Experience, knowledge and enthusiasm for the genre. Very big impressive sound, even with a small size band due to special musical arrangements and multi instrumentalists. We have stagewear for 1940's US Glenn Miller (Military style), Tuxedos for Sinatra / Las Vegas, Jazz style waistcoats, Black Tie..
What are the highlights of your career?
Appearances on Top of the Pops, Royal Command Variety Performance, Written for National Youth Jazz Orchestra, Kenny Ball, BBC Radio Big Band, ITV, BBC "Music Through Midnight", Capital Radio, Jazz FM radio Ident', Fanfare for the Prince & Princess of Wales, Glenn Miller's Brother - Herb Miller Big Band, Performed at concerts throughout UK, ITV's "Strictly Dance Fever" runners-up, "Military Wives", Breakfast TV, Live Video recording at Albert Hall with original TV cast of "Fame". Performed for:- Phil Collins (private party), Rod Stewart (private party), Tony Blair (Labour Party Conference), Dame Vera Lynn Charity Ball, Chelsea Flower Shows, Blenheim Palace, Kensington Palace, Savoy Hotel, Grosvenor Hotel, H.M The Treasury, Westminster Cabinet War Rooms, BBC Children In Need, British Airways, Wembley Conference Centre, Kew Gardens, TV & Film Veterans Association, Lords Cricket Ground, Granada TV, Watford Football Club, Imperial War Museum, Terry Wogan, John Prescott, Café Royal, Henley Regatta, Pinewood Film Studios, Royal Wimbledon Golf Club..
What are the highlights of your career?
Appearances on Top of the Pops, Royal Command Variety Performance, Written for National Youth Jazz Orchestra, Kenny Ball, BBC Radio Big Band, ITV, BBC "Music Through Midnight", Capiial Radio, Jazz FM radio Ident', Fanfare for the Prince & Princess of Wales, Glenn Miller's Brother - Herb Miller Big Band, Performed at concerts throughout UK, ITV's "Strictly Dance Fever" runners-up, "Military Wives", Breakfast TV, Live Video recording at Albert Hall with original TV cast of "Fame". Performed for:- Phil Collins (private party), Rod Stewart (private party), Tony Blair (Labour Party Conference), Dame Vera Lynn Charity Ball, Chelsea Flower Shows, Blenheim Palace, Kensington Palace, Savoy Hotel, Grosvenor Hotel, H.M The Treasury, Westminster Cabinet War Rooms, BBC Children In Need, British Airways, Wembley Conference Centre, Kew Gardens, TV & Film Veterans Association, Lords Cricket Ground, Granada TV, Watford Football Club, Imperial War Museum, Terry Wogan, John Prescott, Café Royal, Henley Regatta, Pinewood Film Studios, Royal Wimbledon Golf Club..
Please, describe your act or business in on sentence:
Authentic Swing / Jazz / Big Band live music creating a special event for all age groups.

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