The Stirling Swing & Soul Band

The Stirling Swing & Soul Band

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Location Manchester
Starting from £2400
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A top-class professional function band with over 14 years of experience in playing weddings, parties, corporate functions and awards events.

  • Highlights
  • Flexible line-up options to suit your event and budget
  • Fully self-contained with PAT-tested PA system and lighting
  • Pre-programmed party playlist between live sets

About


With a fabulous "mini big band" sound, The Stirling Swing & Soul Band's repertoire covers Swing, Jazz, Rat Pack, Soul, Motown and Pop, with a wide mix spanning eight decades of popular music.

What sets this band apart is that they cover many different styles of music, from vintage big band classics though to modern hits. From Sinatra, The Rat Pack and Buble, to Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Beyonce and more, there's something to keep everyone partying.

From a compact 6-piece band to a sensational 10-piece Swing and Soul "Mini Big Band" with added female vocals, The Stirling Swing & Soul Band has all the ingredients to make your event truly remarkable!

Comprising some of the UK's finest professional musicians, band members have worked with the BBC Big Band, Jamie Cullum, Jacqui Dankworth, Stacey Kent, Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, The Rat Pack Productions, and a whole range of top entertainers and celebrities.

The Stirling Swing & Soul Band can also provide a duo, trio or swing quartet for receptions.

Whether you want to ensure a busy dance floor or create a sophisticated background atmosphere, book this band to be sure of high-class entertainment that will get your event going... with a swing!

Repertoire


Swing, Big Band & Rat Pack

  • Ain’t That A Kick In The Head – Dean Martin
  • All Of Me – Sinatra
  • Beyond The Sea – Bobby Darin
  • Blue Moon – Mel Torme
  • Can’t buy me Love – Ella Fitzgerald
  • Cheek To Cheek – Fred Astaire
  • Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
  • Everybody Loves Somebody – Dean Martin
  • Fly Me To The Moon – Frank Sinatra
  • For once in my Life – Frank Sinatra
  • Glen Miller Medley – Glen Miller **
  • Have You Met Miss Jones – Frank Sinatra
  • Hello Dolly – Bobby Darin
  • I Get A Kick Out Of You – Frank Sinatra
  • It Don’t Mean A Thing – Duke Ellington
  • It Had To Be You – Harry Connick Jr.
  • World on a String – Michael Buble
  • I’ve Got You Under My Skin – Frank Sinatra
  • Let There Be Love – Nat King Cole
  • Lady Is A Tramp – Frank Sinatra
  • LOVE – Nat King Cole
  • Mack the Knife – Bobby Darin
  • Mr Bojangles – Sammy Davis Jr.
  • My Baby Just Cares – Nina Simone
  • My Way – Frank Sinatra
  • New York New York – Frank Sinatra 
  • Night and Day – Frank Sinatra
  • Pennies From Heaven – Frank Sinatra
  • Slow Boat to China – Dean Martin
  • Strangers In The Night – Frank Sinatra
  • Surrey With a Fringe on Top – Mel Torme
  • Swinging On a Star – Bing Crosby
  • The Best Is Yet to Come – Tony Bennett
  • The Summer Wind – Frank Sinatra
  • The Tender Trap – Frank Sinatra
  • The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
  • They Can’t Take That Away – Frank Sinatra
  • Unforgettable – Nat King Cole
  • Witchcraft – Frank Sinatra
  • Wives and Lovers – Frank Sinatra
  • Wonderwall – Paul Anka
  • You make me feel so young – Frank Sinatra

Classic Pop, Soul & Motown

  • All Night Long – Lionel Richie
  • Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
  • Can’t Help Falling In Love – Elvis Presley
  • Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Andy Williams
  • Crazy In Love – Beyonce
  • Dancing In The Street – Bowie/Jagger
  • Dock Of The Bay – Otis Redding
  • Hard To Handle – Otis Redding
  • Everything – Michael Buble
  • Forget You – Cee Lo Green
  • Happy (Swing version) – Pharrell Williams
  • Heatwave - Martha Reeves
  • How Sweet It Is – James Taylor
  • I Feel Good – James Brown
  • I Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
  • In The Midnight Hour – Wilson Pickett
  • It’s Not Unusual – Tom Jones
  • Just The Two Of Us – Bill Withers
  • Just the Way You Are – Barry White
  • Kiss – Prince
  • Mercy – Duffy 
  • Move On Up – Curtis Mayfield
  • My Girl – The Temptations
  • Let’s Stay Together – Al Green
  • Lovely Day – Bill Withers
  • My First My Last My Everything – Barry White
  • Nutbush City Limits – Ike & Tina Turner
  • Oh What a Night (December 63′) – Franki Valli
  • On Broadway – George Benson
  • Pick Up The Pieces – Average White Band
  • Respect – Aretha Franklin
  • Rock And Roll Medley
  • Rolling In the Deep – Adele*
  • Signed Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
  • Son of a Preacher Man – Dusty Springfield
  • Stuck In The Middle – Jeff Healey Band
  • Superstition – Stevie Wonder
  • Think – Aretha Franklin 
  • Twist & Shout – The Beatles
  • Valerie – Amy Winehouse 
  • Whats Going On – Marvin Gaye
  • Walking on Sunshine- Katrina & The Waves
  • You Can’t Hurry Love – Supremes 

Latin, Lounge & Christmas

  • Georgia – Ray Charles
  • I’ve got my Love to keep me Warm – Dean Martin
  • La Bamba – Richie Valens
  • Let It Snow – Dean Martin
  • Rockin Around The Christmas Tree
  • Save the Last Dance For Me – Michael Buble
  • Sway – Michael Buble
  • Tequila - Los Lobos
  • The Girl From Ipanema – Gilberto
  • The Look of Love – Burt Bacharach
  • Walk On By – Dionne Warwick
  • What a Difference a Day Made – Jamie Cullum
  • What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
  • When I fall in Love – Nat King Cole
  • What the world needs now – Elvis Costello
  • White Christmas – Bing Crosby
  • Winter Wonderland – Dean Martin

Jazz Standards

  • Ain’t Misbehavin – Fats Waller
  • All Of Me – Sinatra
  • Autumn Leaves – Nat King Cole
  • But not for me – Chet Baker
  • Don’t get around much – Jane Monheit
  • Honeysuckle Rose -Fats Waller
  • How High The Moon (Instr)
  • I Can’t Give You anything
  • But LoveIt’s Only A Paper Moon – Fitzgerald
  • Sunny Side Of The Street – Louis Armstrong
  • Round Midnight – Thelonius Monk
  • Someone To Watch Over Me
  • Summertime -Traditional
  • Sweet Georgia Brown – Traditional
  • Take the A Train -Duke Ellington
  • When You’re Smiling – Louis Armstrong
  • You’d Be So Nice – Kenny Rankin
Line-Up

  • 6-piece - Male vocal, rhythm section, 2-piece horn section
  • 7-piece - Male vocal, rhythm section, 3-piece horn section
  • 9-piece - Male vocal, rhythm section, 5-piece horn section
  • Female vocals can be added to each line-up to extend the repertoire

1 Reviews

Top reviews

Lynn Wood - Marie Curie Cancer Research

Event: Charity
Location: Birmingham
5/5

Just a note to sincerely thank you for helping to make our Ball so successful. Everyone had such a good time and I have had many emails and cards from our guests saying how much they enjoyed the evening, particularly your performance.


    Pricing

    We give you a bespoke price based on the exact location of your event. The pricing below is based on a central location for your area so you have an idea of what your price will be. The exact price will be given in the booking process after you’ve provided the location details.

    North East
    • East Yorkshire £2400
    • Leeds £2400
    • North Yorkshire £2400
    • South Yorkshire £2400
    • West Yorkshire £2400
    • Yorkshire £2400
    North West
    • Cheshire £2400
    • Cumbria £2400
    • Lancashire £2400
    • Liverpool £2400
    • Manchester £2400
    • Merseyside £2400
    West Midlands
    • Shropshire £2400

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    FAQs

    How long does the band play for and what about music when the band is not playing?
    The band plays 2 sets of 50 minutes.  The band will play your pre-recorded music through the PA when the band isn't playing at no extra charge.

    Do you bring your own sound equipment?
    Yes, we supply our own PA and lighting.

    How far will the band travel?
    We travel anywhere in the UK.

    Will I get the same vocalist as in the videos?
    The male vocalist in the videos is always booked as our main vocalist. Female vocalists can vary based on location and availability, but they will always be at a professional level.

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