Pastry Shoes

Northwich, Cheshire
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Price from: £385

A trio of tenor saxophone, guitar and female vocals, Pastry Shoes play an engaging and familiar mix of easy-listening jazz, swing and pop songs ranging from Fats Waller, Carmen Miranda, Stevie Wonder and Sandie Shaw to the Phil Spector Wall of Sound and Olly Murs.

Pastry Shoes bring unique qualities to each performance, responding to the mood of the occasion, and delight in creating a warm and endearing atmosphere. They provide whimsical entertainment for weddings, celebrations, parties and dinners.

Pastry Shoes love to dress up and have developed an intriguing presentation theme, reminiscent of an early 20th century vintage parlour, complete with fringed lamps, old bird cages housing faux birds and vintage cases housing their (modern) equipment.

Based in Cheshire UK, they normally play throughout the North West of England and the Midlands, but are always willing to consider anything further afield.

Pastry Shoes formed in 2012 with a desire to perform quality and entertaining songs from the 1920s to the present day.
Part of their quintessential charm is their “pastrification” (arrangement and interpretation) of songs to suit their line-up.
All three members also have extensive experience of performing with other line-ups at a wide variety of events from pubs, parties and weddings to festivals.

1 Reviews
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John, Julie, Simona, Pauline, Harry

July 16, 2016

"We saw and heared you guys, and enjoyed it imencely!
We would recomend the Pastry Shoes to anyone who want to have the right musical atmosphere at there event.
Right on!

From the
John jules clan"

Services From Pastry Shoes

Pastry Shoes
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3 Piece Band With Female Vocals - 1.5 Hours

Pastry Shoes is an engaging trio with guitar, female vocals and female tenor sax. We specialise in creating a warm party atmosphere, usually starting with gentle, mellow songs and gradually increasing the tempo, but will always consider the client's wishes concerning the itinerary. Our repertoire is easy-listening and familiar songs ranging from old jazz and swing standards to popular hits mainly from the 60's and 70's, plus a few more recent ones, all arranged by us to suit our line-up. Our price is based on performing either 2 x45 minute sets or 3x 30 minute sets within a twenty mile radius, and finishing no later than 23:30 hours. Minimum 15 minute break between sets. We provide our own PA which clients can also use to put their own playlist through between sets. Approximately one hour set-up time. For events with more than 250 people, the price of hiring a larger PA might need to be factored in. Lighting provided.
From: £385 per event
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Set List/Services

JAZZ/SWING SONGS

My Baby Just Cares for Me (Nina Simone)
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Ella Fitzgerald )
On the Sunny Side of the Street (Billie Holiday)
Dream a Little Dream (Ella Fitzgerald)
Beyond the Sea ( Charles Trenez/Bobby Darin)
‘Til There Was You (The Beatles)
It Had to Be You (Billie Holiday)
Let There Be Love (Nat King Cole)
Can't Help Lovin' That Man (Billie Holiday)
On a Slow Boat to China (Hot Club of Cowtown)
Ain’t Misbehavin’ (Fats Waller)
I’m in the Mood for Love (various)
Moon River (Audrey Hepburn)
If I Had You (Hot Club of Cowtown)
Georgia On My Mind (Ray Charles)
Save The Bones For Henry Jones (Nat King Cole)
Accentuate the Positive (Bing Crosby&Andrews Sisters)
I'm Beginning to See the Light (Louis Armstrong)
Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter (Fats Waller)
Bei Mir Bis Du Shoen (Andrews Sisters)
Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington)
How High The Moon (various)
Recipe for Making Love (Harry Connick Jnr)
Every Time We Say Goodbye (various)

POPULAR HITS (1960'S ONWARDS)

I Say Yeh Yeh (Georgie Fame & The Blue Flames)
You Never Can Tell (Chuck Berry)
King of the Swingers (Jungle Book)
Will You Still Love me Tomorrow? (The Shirelles)
Da Do Ron Ron (The Crystals)
My Boy Lollipop (Millie Small)
Build Me Up Buttercup (The Foundations)
Downtown (Petula Clark)
Couldn't Live Without Your Love (Petula Clark)
Twenty Four Hours from Tulsa (Dusty Springfield)
Long Long Live Love (Sandie Shaw)
Daydream Believer (The Monkees)
I Only Wanna Be With You (Dusty Springfield)
Spanish Flea (Herb Alpert)
Kiss Me Honey Honey (Shirley Bassie)
River Deep, Mountain High (Ike and Tina Turner)
Can't Take My Eyes off You (Frankie Valli)
It’s Not Unusual (Tom Jones)
Delilah (Tom Jones)
Iko Iko (Dr John)
Jambalaya (The Carpenters)
I Will Survive (Gloria Gaynor)
Waterloo (Abba)
Mama Mia (Abba)
Sir Duke (Stevie Wonder)
Walk On By (Dionne Warwick)
I Feel Good (James Brown)
Cupid (Amy Winehouse)
Reach For The Stars (S Club 7)
Ten Out of Ten (Paolo Nutini)
Dance with Me Tonight (Olly Murs)
I’m Yours (Jason Mraz)
All About That Bass (Meghan Trainor)