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Photo Memory 4 Another photo from the Birthday Party at the Case Restaurant Leicester.

Roy Forbes singing with The Swinging Bass Band at the Case Restaurant, Leicester. The occasion was a birthday party.
The Swinging Bass Band Birthday Party Case Restaurant Leicester

Playing at the Queen’s 90th Birthday Garden Party in Leicester!!

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The Swinging Bass Band is to play at the Queen’s 90th Birthday Garden Party in Jubilee Square, St Nicholas Circle, Leicester, on Sunday 12th June, between 2.00 & 3.00pm.
The cake will be cut by Lady Gretton, Lord Lieutenant of Leicestershire and Sir Peter Soulsby, Mayor of Leicester.
After playing Happy Birthday we will play a mix of Sinatra, Rat Pack and jazz.
Hope to see you there!
Hosted by Leicester City and Leicestershire County Councils.
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An Amazing Wedding At St Peter’s Church, Notting Hill, London.

What an amazing wedding in Notting Hill, London! About 150 guests were there for the marriage ceremony and reception.
The Swinging Band, St Peters Church, Notting Hill, London

Will your celebration be like this?

The Swinging Bass Band can help! Get back to us with your celebration ideas! We have played at over 350 events!
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The musicians who played with The Swinging Bass Band at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire

Here are the musicians who recently played at a wedding reception with the Swinging Bass Band at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire.

Chris Proctor

Chris Proctor

Roy Forbes

Roy Forbes

Roy Dutton

Roy Dutton

Geoff Skillings

Geoff Skillings

Andy Kirkland

Andy Kirkland

The The Swinging Bass Band has played at Berkeley Castle Gloucestershire

The Swinging Bass Band at Berkeley Castle
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The Swinging Bass Band at Berkeley Castle
The 5-piece Swinging Bass Band has played at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire. It’s an amazing wedding venue, in a stunning location.
The band played in the Drawing Room and then from the minstrels Gallery in the Great Hall. Here are a few photos of the location. Photos of the musicians will follow.

The Swinging Bass Band is to play at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire

The swinging Bass Band at Berkeley Castle
The Swinging Bass Band is to play at Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire, very soon. The band and trio have now played at about 350 weddings, anniversaries, celebrations, corporate events and parties over the years.

Looking forward to another great celebration and playing a mix of background music, Swing Music, Sinatra, Rat Pack and fantastic Pop Covers!

The Swinging Bass Band to play at Donington Park Farm House Hotel, Derbyshire.

The Swinging Bass Band at Donington Park Farm House
The Swinging Bass Band is to play at Donington Park Hotel, Derbyshire, for a wedding reception.

The band and trio have now played at about 350 weddings, corporate events and parties over the years. Looking forward to another great celebration and playing a mix of Swing Music, Sinatra, Rat Pack and fantastic Pop Covers to get everyone dancing!

The Swinging Bass Band has played at the City Rooms, Leicester, for the Cambridge & Counties Bank.

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The Cambridge & Counties Bank celebrated their third anniversary being in Leicester with a reception at the City Rooms, Leicester.

The trio from the band played background music while the guests enjoyed the summer evening celebrations

The Swinging Bass Band has played at a Fantastic Wedding in Rearsby, Leicestershire!!

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The Swinging Bass Band, wedding, Rearsby, leicestershire
The Swinging Bass Band, wedding, Rearsby, leicestershire

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It was in a barn in Rearsby, Leicestershire, that The Swinging Bass Band played for an amazing wedding recently. The guests danced from the first to the last note we played!!

“You sounded fantastic and I found you excellent and very professional to work with from the outset. Many of the guests commented on how much they enjoyed the music that evening, and on the days following, so again, thank you all very much!”

We played a great mix of Sinatra, Michael Bublé and pop covers.

What a night!!

“… the floor was cleared to make room for a night of partying and dancing! The band, The Swinging Bass, did a cracking job at packing the dance floor playing a mix of old and new tunes – can’t beat a bit of Sax!”
(Dreamlight Photography Website Blog)

The Swinging Bass Band will be supporting Lymphoma Research

The Swinging Bass Band will help raise funds for the Lymphoma Association
The Swinging Bass Band has been invited to play at an event in Sutton Coldfield in July to help raise funds for the Lymphoma Association.

We will be playing a great mix of Swing Music, Sinatra, the Rat Pack and Michael Bublé.

Very different to our usual bookings of weddings, corporate events, outdoor music and parties!

The Swinging Bass Band has played at a wedding at Thrumpton Hall, Nottinghamshire.

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It was a fantastic night at Thrumpton Hall last Saturday when The Swinging Bass Band played for a wedding.

The Guests danced from the first note we played and did so for the rest of the night!

We played a great mix of Sinatra, Michael Bublé and Pop Covers.

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The Swinging Bass Band played at a Corporate Family Fun Day in Rothley, Leicestershire

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The Swinging Bass Band has played at a Corporate Family Fun Day in Rothley, Leicestershire. It was attended by 200 guests and their families. What a fantastic day!
We played our mix of Sinatra and the great swing tunes. They loved Rock and Roll set too!

The Swinging Bass Band at University College, Birmingham

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We had a fantastic night at University College Birmingham recently! The students hosted a Swing Night with a superb meal. First the trio played background music during the dinner – and to great reception!
Later the 5-piece swing band played songs from Frank Sinatra, Michael Bublé and Swing Classics. The audience loved it and danced from the first number. It was quite a night and the reaction to New York, New York, then I’m The King of the Swingers was amazing!!!

The Swinging Bass Band played at a wedding at the Red Lion, Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire.

The Swinging Bass Band at Red Lion, Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire
The Swinging Bass Band at Red Lion, Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire
The trio from The Swinging Bass Band has played at a wedding reception at the Red Lion, Whittlesford, Cambridgeshire. About 80 guests were at the meal as the trio played background music.

We were asked to play “Cantina Band” from Star Wars for the Bride Groom who is a big Star Wars fan. The reaction to this was truly amazing – we must have had a room full of Star Wars fans! They loved our mix of Sinatra, Michael Bublé and swing classics too. It was an afternoon to remember!

The Swinging Bass Band and Trio is to play at University College, Birmingham.

The Swinging Bass band at University College Birmingham
The Swinging Bass Band and trio are to play at a great function at University College, Birmingham, in March. We will play quiet background music during the meal and drinks, then the 5-piece band will play our successful mix of Michael Bublé, Sinatra and Pop Covers.
Looking forward to a great night!!

The Swinging Bass Band to play for a Summer Party at the National Trust’s Lacock Abbey, Wiltshire.

The Swinging Bass Band at Lacock Abbey
The Swinging Bass Trio is to play in early August at a Summer Party for the National Trust staff and volunteers at Lacock Abbey, Lacock, Wiltshire.
Looking forward to an August summer evening at a superb location! We will be playing our selection of Sinatra, Michael Bublé and pop covers.

The Swinging Bass Band to play at Long Meadow Farm, Keyham, Leicestershire

The Swinging Bass Band to play at Long Meadow Farm, Keyham, Leicestershire
The Swinging Bass Band has been invited to play at a country wedding at Long Meadow Farm, Keyham, Leicestershire. We love country weddings! We will be playing some favourite swing titles and others by Michael Bublé, and Frank Sinatra and some Pop Covers.

The Swinging Bass Band to play at a wedding in Arthingworth, Northamptonshire

The Swinging Bass band to play at a wedding in Arthingworth, Northamptonshire
The Swinging Bass Band has been booked to play at a wedding in Arthingworth, Northamptonshire in June 2014. We have played at about 300 weddings but this is the first time in Arthingworth – looking forward to it!

We will be playing some favourite swing titles and others by Michael Bublé, and Frank Sinatra and some Pop Covers.
The ceremony will take place in Arthingworth Church and the reception will be nearby.

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