Songs from the Golden Age of Swing with Down for the Count Orchestra

Down for the Count Swing Orchestra

Saturday 12 October 2024, 19:30

Prices from £24.00 to £38.00

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Programme

Includes:
Ain’t That a Kick in the Head
’S Wonderful
Let There Be Love
The Nearness of You
That’s Life
Theme from New York, New York
and many more

Performers

Mike Paul-Smith conductor
Vocalists to be announced

The 30-piece Down for the Count Swing Orchestra returns to Cadogan Hall for another big-band-with-strings celebration.

You’ll be treated to the music of Nat ‘King’ Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Dean Martin, Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra, Judy Garland, and many more, bought back to life by some of the UK’s top jazz musicians and arrangers.

This “big band with strings” preserves and protects the musical heritage of these great artists – but this is no mere nostalgia trip, as Down for the Count perform each song in their own unmistakable style, breathing new life into the best vintage music.

‘Awesome!!!’ (Michael Bublé)

Duration: approx. 2 hours 40 minutes (incl. interval)

Ticket Information

£38, £33, £28, £24

Under 16s: £12 off all tickets (not available online)
Students in full-time education: £6 off all tickets (not available online)

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