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Johnny Divine’s Latin & Swing Party


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Johnny Divine’s Latin & Swing Party play music from an era of swing, latin, blues and jump jive – songs penned by the likes of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and made famous by Sinatra and the Rat Pack, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday.

They also cover vintage songs made famous by more modern artists, such as Jamie Cullum, Harry Connick Junior, Robbie Williams and Michael Buble.

The music was just fantastic and everyone was dancing. We could not have found a more suitable band for the occasion! Joanna and Glyn, Wedding, Northallerton

The band's music is song-based and accessible, appealing to a wide range of tastes and people of all ages. They have a large repertoire of songs and styles which means we can keep their varied audiences well entertained, playing for dancing in the evening or creating a great atmosphere for receptions and dinners.

They may play some Rat Pack swing, Glenn Miller, bossas, sambas, salsa, or even a ska or funky version of a jazz standard. Each performance is tailored to each individual audience and occasion and their clients' preferences.

Performance info

Line-up Male lead vocals/trumpet; sax/clarinet; piano; double bass; drums
Performance duration 2 x 60 minute or 3 x 40 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included in price)

Booking options

Subtract sax/clarinet
Deduct £175
A smaller line-up suitable for intimate events

In the Mood
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Moonlight Seranade
Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree
Choo Choo Ch'Boogie
Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby
Ain’t Nobody Here But Us Chickens
I'm Looking For a Woman That Only Drinks Lemonade
If You're So Smart How Come You Aint Rich
How Long Must I Wait For You
The Tambouritsa Boogie
Hallelujah I Just Love Her So
Georgia On My Mind
Hoochie Coochie Man
Mojo Working
Cant Take My Eyes Offa You (Andy Williams)
Love Is In The Air (John Paul Jones)
It's Not Unusual (Tom Jones)
A Hard Days Night (Beatles - Ramsey Lewis Style)
Oye Como Va (Santana)
I'm In The Mood For Love (Sca version)
Moon Dance (Van Morisson)
Fly Me to the Moon
Come Fly With Me
I’ve Got You Under My Skin
You Make Me Feel So Young
Strangers in the Night
Cheek to Cheek
Makin’ Whoopee
That’s Amore
My Baby Just Cares for Me
Love Me or Leave Me
A Foggy Day Iin London Town)
Quando Quando Quando
The More I See You
I’ve Got You Under My Skin
Mac the Knife
Beyond the Sea
Mac the Knife
Do Nothing ‘til You Here From Me
They Can’t Take That Away From Me
Have You Met Miss Jones
Beyond the Sea
Let's Face the Music and Dance
Let There be Love
Mona Lisa
A Nightingale Sang in Berkley Square
It Had to be You
Recipe for Love
The Lady is a Tramp
I Get a Kick Out of You
Blue Moon
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Tea for Two
Girl from Ipanema
Oye Como Va
Quando Quando Quando
Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
La Vie En Rose (Cuban)
Brazil (Samba)
From This Moment On
Night and Day
You Do Something to Me
What a Difference a Day Made
Singin’ in the Rain
Blame It On My Youth
I Get a Kick Out of You
Ole Devil Moon

And many many more!

Pop Tunes with a Vintage Twist

Careless Whisper - George Michael
Empire State Of Mind -Alisha Keys
Every Breath You Take - Sting/The Police
Eye Of The Tiger - Survivor
Hard Days Night - The Beatles
Heart Of Glass - Blondie
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
It’s My Life - Bon Jovi
It’s Not Unusual- Tom Jones
Jump - Van Halen
Light My Fire - The Doors
Like A Virgin (Bossa) - Madonna
Never Gonna Give You Up (Bossa) - Rick Astley
Smells Like Teen Spirit - Nirvana
True - Spandau Ballet

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

“Ian and I have been meaning to get in touch with Simon to thank him and the whole of the Johnny Divine's Latin & Swing Party for a FANTASTIC job. They really made our night - professional, charming and brilliant, brilliant music. Everyone commented on how good they were - and one couple I know have already booked them for their wedding next year. I can't speak highly enough of them - our photos have finally come through and it's lovely to see how many of our family and friends are smiling and dancing to the music - many of them people I never expected to see up on the dance floor! If you can pass this on to the band and/or use it on the website, please do.”

Rachel, Wedding in London, May 2019

“You have an amazing voice and a great band. It was a real pleasure to deal with you from the start. Thank you for singing our favourite song; you do it so well. If I ever know of an occasion where a fantastic jazz band is required, I will certainly recommend The Johnny Divine’s Latin & Swing Party.”

Isobel, Wedding in Lancashire, March 2018

“The Johnny Divine’s Latin & Swing Party was outstanding. You were even better than your demo CD! As a professional musician, I have to say that you were FANTASTIC. WE have had so many compliments concerning the band. People enjoyed both dancing and listening to your music. Even the teenagers at the wedding thought you were amazing! When I heard your demo I was knocked out by your professionalism, outstanding quality, musicianship and electric vibe! My brother has already booked you for his wedding next year! You were sooooo funky – The Marquee: with your music, dim lighting and international ambiance resembled a chic New York jazz club.””

Saitha, Wedding in Yorkshire, February 2018

“Fantastic, Absolutely Brilliant, First Class, Wonderful. From our first conversation right through to the evening we have been impressed with your attitude and competence, and now are still enjoying the memories of the music and your entertainment. Please feel free to use us for any references for any future bookings you may have. You can be assured that we shall say nothing but praise for you and the ensemble.”

Alice, Wedding in Lincolnshire, December 2017

“We couldn't have been more delighted with Johnny Divine's Latin & Swing Party. We chose a band that we could enjoy listening to as well as dancing too. We had a few older guests who were just happy to tap their feet and listen and others who got up and had a good dance. Lots of people complimented us on our choice of the band. We would definitely book them again, just need an excuse for another party now. Thank you.”

Cathryn & David, Wedding, Bury, October 2017

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