Swing Big Band Scotland

Live Music And DJ,Jazz, Swing, Blues & Jive
Swing Big Band Scotland
Reasons to book this ACT
  • Play live big band swing, jazz and dance music

  • Popular with weddings, dinners, festivals & corporate functions

  • Able to provide combos of 3-17 players

  • Previous clients include Glasgow Life and Glasgow City Council

  • Based in Scotland & available to perform throughout Scotland

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This Swing big band are a group of Scottish musicians, brought together by saxophonist Jon Ritchie, who play live big band swing, jazz and dance music for weddings, dinners, festivals, functions all round Scotland. 

Able to provide combos of 3-17 players the band is able to adapt to most venues and prides itself on being able to put together a programme that will be enjoyed by everyone whether their taste lies with big band, swing, ballroom, jive or Rock and Roll.

The band performs every month at dances, weddings, festivals and functions in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ayr, Stirling and throughout Scotland in combinations from jazzy duets, through trios, quartets and quintets up to a full 17 piece big band.

Save the Last Dance for Me (Buble)
The Tender Trap ( Sinatra)
Moondance ( Van Morrison)
Crazy Little thing called love
All I do is Dream of You (Buble)
Our Love is here to stay
Mack the Knife
Have you met Miss Jones
La Mer
New York, New York
Under my skin
Leroy Brown
Everybody loves somebody
A Foggy Day
For once in my life
That's Life
Ain't that a Kick in the Head
The Lady is a Tramp
Fly me to the moon
Day in, day out
Way you look tonight
Best is yet to come
Come fly with me
All of Me
Singing in the rain
It had to be you
But beautiful
Sweet Caroline
Girl from Ipanema
All The Way
Route 66
Black is Black
My Kind of Girl
It's only a paper moon
Rock Around the Clock

All of me
Besame Mucho
Sweet Georgia Brown

That Miller Magic
In The Mood
Chattanooga Choo-Choo
Moonlight Serenade
American Patrol
String of Pearls
Elmer's Tune
I Know Why
I've Got A Gal In Kalamazoo
Little Brown Jug
Pennsylvania 6-5000
St Louis Blues
At Last

Big Band Classics
Sing, Sing, Sing
It don't mean a thing if it ain't got that swing
Satin Doll
Opus One
One O'clock Jump
In a Sentimental Mood
Jumpin at the Woodside
April in Paris
Do nothing til you hear from me
How long has this been going on
Sunny Side of the Street
Harlem Nocturne
Round Midnight
Woodchoppers Ball
Mountain Greenery
One O'clock Jump
Sweet Georgia Brown
Steppin' out with my baby
That Old Black Magic
Livin' La Vida Loca

Corporate clients have included:
Glasgow Life
Historic Scotland
Museums & Galleries Scotland
Glasgow Museums
National Australia Group
Historic Scotland
Glasgow City Council

Venues include:
Alloa Town Hall, Alloa
Apex Hotel Dundee
Ayr Town Hall, Ayr
Ardoe House Hotel, Aberdeen
Balbirnie House Hotel
Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen
Bothwell Bridge Hotel
Bruce Hotel, East Kilbride
Carnbooth House Hotel
The Chartroom, Inverkip
Crieff Hydro Crieff
Crowwood Hotel, Muirhead
Culcreuch Castle Hotel
Dean Park Hotel, Kirckaldy
Doubletree by Hilton, Dunblane Hydro
Duntreath Castle, Blanefield
Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries
Eastwood House, Dunkeld
Fingask Castle , Rait, Perthshire
The Glasgow Art Club
Grand Central Hotel, Glasgow
Glenbervie House Hotel
Glenskirlie House, Banknock
Hamilton Town House
Harburn House, West Calder
Hopetoun House
Hilton Hotel, Glasgow
Hilton Grosvenor Hotel, Glasgow
House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
Ingliston Country Club, Renfre
Kibble Palace, Glasgow Botanic Gardens
Kilconquhar Castle, Elie, Fife
Lennoxlove House, Haddington
Mansion House, Edinburgh Zoo
Mar Hall, Renfrew
The Marcliffe at Pitfodels, Aberdeen
Marriot Hotel, Glasgow
Òran Mór, Glasgow
People's Palace and Wintergardens, Glasgow
Paisley Town Hall
Piersland House Hotel, Troon
Pollokshields Burgh Halls
Raddison Blu, Glasgow
Rutherglen Town Hall, Glasgow
Salutation Hotel, Perth
Savoy Park Hotel, Ayr
South Hall, Pollock Halls Edinburgh University
Stirling Rugby Club, Stirling
Trades House, Glasgow
Western House Hotel, Ayr