The Swingin’ Times

Jazz & Swing Band for Hire

The Key Facts

  • Ideal music for wedding receptions/corporate parties/concerts
  • Most commonly hired as music for dancing
  • Various sizes of bands available (5-10 piece)
  • Small to medium sized PA system supplied at no extra cost (up to 300 guests)
  • Repertoire of well known and lively jazz, swing, and latin-jazz
  • Standard engagement of 2 hrs 30mins (2 x 60 min sets)
  • 1 hours setting up time required as standard

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The Swingin’ Times Information

Hugely popular for wedding receptions “The Swingin’ Times” know how to keep the dance floor packed! With their slick and hip repertoire of Rat Pack classics, 1940s Swing, and sizzling Latin-Jazz we are confident they will never fail to deliver a fantastic evening’s entertainment.

The members of “The Swingin’ Times” have been hired to perform at well over 2000 events since the creation of Nathan Hassall Music and so they are clearly hugely experienced in performing at wedding receptions, dinner parties and even the most formal corporate events. However, these talented musicians aren’t some jaded old fogies that have been round the block too many times, just look at the photo for proof! This is a vibrant young swing band that still gets “that buzz” from performing to people. It just happens that they’re damn good at their job!

This dance band is of top quality having been formed purely of professional jazz musicians active on the thriving London jazz scene. This means that not only do you know the jazz musicians you are hiring are going to be first rate, but as they are professionals you know they are going to turn up on time, look smart, and do exactly what you have asked of them. Just ask yourself “is it really worth the risk in hiring amateur musicians or students?” just because they will do the gig for less money. They might pull out on you at the last minute or not even turn up! In this business you really do get what you pay for, so why take the chance especially if it’s the most special day of your life or a huge spotlight for your company! Do the right thing for your peace of mind. Do the best thing for your event. Book the professionals. Book “The Swingin’ Times”!

The Swingin’ Times Line-up Options

  • 5 piece swing band - Vocals, Sax, Piano (Keys), Bass, Drums
  • 6 piece swing band - Vocals, Sax, Guitar, Piano (Keys), Bass, Drums (Clients’ Favourite)
  • 7 piece swing band - Vocals, Trumpet, Sax, Guitar, Piano (Keys), Bass, Drums
  • 8 piece swing band – Vocals, Trumpet, Sax, Trombone, Guitar, Piano (Keys), Bass, Drums
  • 10 piece swing band – Vocals, Trumpet, 3 Saxes, Trombone, Guitar, Piano (Keys), Bass, Drums