Bemsha Swing

  • from £365 in London Help
  • from £375 in South East
  • from £375 in East of England
  • from £415 in South West
  • from £425 in East Midlands
  • from £435 in West Midlands
  • from £340 in Wales
  • from £355 in Yorkshire & Humberside

Superb gypsy jazz trio playing a lively and eclectic mixture of Latin and jazz standards, with some surprising pop covers thrown into the mix, too. Extra musicians and solo guitar sets available.

Bemsha Swing draw on many genres of music, reinterpreting all of them in a gypsy jazz style. Fronted by a virtuoso guitarist, backed up by a dynamic rhythm section of double bass and acoustic guitar, they can provide vintage background music or a centrepiece performance for any event.

Between them, band members have performed on television for BBC and ITV shows, on BBC Radio 2 and at festivals around the UK. They've performed with famous names including Ade Edmondson and Jools Holland, and have livened up countless weddings, private parties and corporate events.

Performance information

Line-up 2 x guitar; double bass
Performance duration 2 x 60 minute or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Help Yes (included in price)
Arrival & set-up Help 90 minutes before start
Requirements Help Space of 3 x 3 metres; power supply; rider

Booking options

Requests (if not in repertoire) One free request (if suitable)
Add trumpet Add £185
Add violin Add £185
Add vocals Add £185
Add 1 x 60 minute solo jazz or classical guitar set £POA

What people say Help

  • Best jazz band ever! Thank you so much!

    Barbara, Wedding, London, September 2016
  • You made the night! Such a lovely sound."

    Janet, Wedding, London, July 2016

Repertoire Help

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  • Cantina
  • Dark Eyes
  • Douce Ambience
  • Entres Dos Aguas
  • For Sephora
  • Honeysuckle Rose
  • I Can't Give You Anything But Love
  • I'll See You In My Dreams
  • King Of Swingers
  • Lady Be Goode
  • Made In France
  • Mediterranean Sun Dance
  • Minor Blues
  • Minor Swing
  • Rhythm Gitane
  • Sheikh Of Arabi
  • Si Tu Savais
  • Sweet Georgia Brown
  • Sweet Sue
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  • Swing 42
  • Swing Gitane
  • Tainted Love
  • There Will Never Be Another You


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