Basie's Back In Town!!

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The only professional big-band in Britain specialising in the music of Count Basie: straight ahead swing played with dynamics, good humour and a large dose of the blues! Back To Basie features the best of London's jazz and big-band musicians playing the music of Basie's second great orchestra of the 1950s & 60s, the legendary 'Swingin' Machine'. Launched in 2001, Back To Basie have since been presenting concerts with "Uncanny accuracy and style" throughout Britain and Europe to great reviews. Back To Basie has been voted Best Big Band in the British Jazz Awards - six times! Featured vocalist Jacqui Hicks is "a singer of warmth, poise, and intelligence".
"The music and the magic of Count Basie were back in town!"
Sunday Times
"Brilliant.a really exciting band!" Dame Cleo Laine
"Truly staggering" Humphrey Lyttelton

Live music

Venue: Stag Theatre

Ticket Price: £20

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