Jazz trio

The Midnight Swingsters

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About The Midnight Swingsters

Jazz trio
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A swinging, compact Jazz instrumental and vocal trio based on The Nat King Cole Trio.

The Midnight Swingsters are named after Nat King Cole's first band The King Cole Swingsters, formed in 1937. Nat's velvet vocals and elegant, swinging piano playing helped jazz to gain a wider popularity, and defined a new genre - the small jazz trio. And so it is with the Midnight Swingsters, a trio of piano, double bass, guitar and vocals presenting a miscellany of the songs and tunes that swung the 1930s, 40s and 50s. The trio can be augmented with percussion (bongo player Jack Constanza played with Nat's trio from 1949), or any combination of front-line instruments, such as saxophone, clarinet, trumpet or violin. But at the core is this versatile and swinging trio with a wide repertoire of melodic and accessible music.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
We require car parking close to venues
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, Jazz, Cabaret, Swing, Modern jazz, Dixieland, Easy listening
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Event types:
Corporate event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Song list

Straighten Up And Fly Right
When I Fall In Love
Let There Be Love
Orange Coloured Sky
Nature Boy
Mon Lisa
On The Street Where You Live
Pick Yourself Up
Fly Me To The Moon
Route 66
It's Only A Paper Moon
The More I See You
When I Grpow Too Old To Dream
Sweet Lorraine
Darling Je Vous Aime Beaucoup
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Autumn Leaves
Breezin' Along With The Breeze
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
I'm In The Mood For Love
The Way You Look Tonight
The Girl From Ipanema
Let It Snow
Where Or When
Ain't Misbehavin'
At Last
Georgia On My Mind
I Get A Kick Out Of You
The Frim Fram Sauce
Blue Moon
Makin' Whoopee
My Baby Just Cares For Me
I Remember You
Hit That Jive Jack
The Continental
I'll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time
The Surrey With The Fringe On Top