The Swing and Soul Cats are a sensational 9-piece function band performing a fantastic mix of Jazz, Rat Pack and Soul music to give you a night to remember!
These experienced musicians can also provide classical or contemporary music for your wedding ceremony, and will learn your favourite song to make the first dance even more special.
This versatile and talented band transform the atmosphere of your event – playing sophisticated jazz music during dinner, Swing and Rat pack classics to get your guests on their feet, and Soul and Motown hits guaranteed to fill your dancefloor all night long.
- Fun, young, yet highly experienced jazz and soul musicians
- Strong female vocals and accomplished male/female band
- Previous clients include Virgin, Lindt Chocolate, E-On UK, RAF, and many satisfied private customers
- Self contained for all events with high quality PA system and lights as standard
Your event is special to the band and every gig is treated separately ensuring that your requirements are met. From choosing the perfect line-up to suit your event to smaller details such as the dress code special requests and performance times The Swing and Soul Cats aim to be completely flexible to make sure that you get entertainment perfect for your event.
Both the 7 – and 9 – piece bands fit into a very small performance space and are perfect for any venue and any sized audience from 40 people to 400+. The band is self-contained with a compact yet powerful QSC PA system as standard and lighting rig with effects. Music between sets is provided free of charge along with a microphone for speeches.
Save on the cost of hiring a DJ and have complete control over your disco by using The Swing and Soul Cats iPod DJ – bring along your own iPod or laptop with your choice of music, and play it through the band’s top quality sound system. Please contact us for more information.
The Swing and Soul Cats also provide classical or contemporary music for your wedding reception. Bandleader Mike is a highly trained pianist and church organist, and has played at over 150 wedding ceremonies. He will work with you to choose music that suits your religious or non-religious ceremony. Additional musicians, such as a singer, trumpeter, cellist or vocalist can join with Mike to perform before the service and during the Signing of the Register.
The Swing and Soul Cats are also able to provide background jazz music – a 3-5 piece jazz band creating the perfect atmosphere for cocktail parties and dinner events. They can also perform background music during afternoon drinks receptions and photos, before the main function band performs for your guests in the evening.
The Swing and Soul Cats are perfect for Christmas Parties, performing carefully selected Christmas hits made famous by the likes of Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Andy Williams and The Jackson 5 alongside their usual Swing and Soul repertoire.