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Swing Central are a charismatic 5 or 6-piece swing band from Newcastle upon Tyne using only the finest jazz session musicians from the area. They play straight up swing jazz and pop tunes in a swing style (a la Postmodern Jukebox).

Thank you! You were fantastic! Miller, Charity event, Newcastle

The band's frontwoman is a British jazz singer whose career began touring with established UK jazz big band The National Youth Jazz Orchestra (NYJO) also guest singing with the James Pearson Trio at the famous Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club!

She then landed a place to continue her musical education at the London Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Conservatorium van Amsterdam.

After graduating she sang with a variety of jazz and soul ensembles performing at prestigious venues such as The Southbank Centre, The Natural History Museum and the Royal Albert Hall in London.

Band members have performed in the Middle East for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), for Lanvin, Moet & Chandon, Dubai Film Festival, The Dubai World Cup, Jazz Pizza Express, Pacha Ibiza, The Atlantis.

Performance info

Line-up Female vocals; guitar/banjo; piano; double bass; drums
Performance duration 2 x 45 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included)

Booking options

Add trumpet
Add £245
For solos and an authentic soul sound
Jazz background music
Add £245 per musician
Dinner jazz sets by the band's jazz 1 to 4-piece band, ideal for drinks receptions or meals (guitar; vocalist; piano; bass; trumpet)
DJ service
Add £POA
Upbeat, mainstream music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

Demo tracks

Ain't Misbehavin'
Ain't No Sunshine
Ain't Nobody
All Of Me
All The Things You Are
Alright, Okay, You Win
As Time Goes By
At Last
Auld Lang Syne
Autumn Leaves
Bare Necessities The Jungle Book, The
Bei Mir Bist Du Schon
Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Blues My Naughy Sweetie Gives To Me
Call Me Maybe
Cheek To Cheek
Don't Know Why I Didn't Come
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Feeling Good
Five Foot Two
For Once In My Life
Georgia On My Mind
Hallelujah I Just Love Him So
Have You Met Miss Jones?
Heart Of Glass
Here, There, And Everywhere
Hit The Road Jack
Honeysuckle Rose
Hotel California
How Deep Is Your Love?
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free
I'm Beginning To See The Light
I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
I've Got You Under My Skin
If I Knew Then What I Know Now
It Don't Mean A Thing
It's Only a Paper Moon
Let's Do It Let's Fall In Love
Look Of Love, The
Marry You
My Baby Just Cares For Me
My Secret Love
Orange Colored Sky
Route 66
Satin Doll
Someone To Watch Over Me
Sunday Morning
There Will Never Be Another You
They Can't Take That Away From Me
This Masquerade
Wade In The Water
Walk On By
Yes Sir, That's My Baby
You Make Me Feel So Young
You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You

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.

“Swing Central played our roof top bar function last night. Brilliant performance! Thank you!”

John, Private Party in Sunderland, March 2019

“Thank you! You were fantastic. Everyone has only positive things to say about Swing Central. You created a wonderful, fun atmosphere to the night.”

Miller, Charity Event in Newcastle, November 2017

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