LEGENDS OF SWING


Upcoming LEGENDS OF SWING shows

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Thu 16 Jun 2022 7.30pm Camberley Theatre, Surrey Thu 16 Jun 2022
7.30pm
Camberley Theatre, Surrey
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Fri 17 Jun 2022 8pm Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells Fri 17 Jun 2022
8pm
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Wed 6 Jul 2022 7.45pm Corn Exchange, Newbury Wed 6 Jul 2022
7.45pm
Corn Exchange, Newbury
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Join the Down for the Count Swing Orchestra for “one hellova celebration of vintage music” (TimeOut London) as they celebrate the Legends of Swing

Down for the Count are mini big band who bring the sounds of the Swing Era back to life, with an electrifying show full of incredible energy and musicianship. Described as “a breath of fresh air on the swing scene” (Twinwood Festival), they are now regularly found at theatres and jazz clubs in the UK and abroad (Ronnie Scott’s, Cadogan Hall, Le Caveau de la Huchette Paris), at festivals including the London Jazz Festival, and on BBC Radio.

Down for the Count’s new show for 2021-22 celebrates the Legends of Swing. Expect to hear songs from the incredible musicians who pioneered swing music, including instrumental songs from the likes of Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie and Glenn Miller, and vocal classics from singers such as Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Nat ‘King’ Cole.

Down for the Count recreate classic tunes from the Swing Era, but this is no mere nostalgia trip – the band perform each song in their own unmistakeable style, breathing new life into the best vintage music.

Combine that with the band’s top class instrumental solos, sublime vocal performances, and irresistible humour and joie de vivre, and you get a show that will leave you feeling uplifted and wanting more.

"Awesome!"

Michael Bublé

"Terrific!"

Clare Teal

"I couldn't stop smiling!"

Janet, Aberdeen

"The quality of playing and singing was outstanding"

Liz, Dumfries



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