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The Right Big band

If you want to create a real impact, why not consider The Right Big Band for your event.  This 16 piece swing orchestra is now available for private events and features a stellar cast of musicians, who between them have worked with Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jnr., Tom Jones, Shirley Bassey, Count Basie, Björk, Tony Bennett, Henry Mancini and Paul McCartney. Add to this, two world-class singers and you have a soundtrack of pure swing for your function.

As heard on BBC Radio 2, the band can be seen in concert halls, jazz clubs and ballrooms up and down the country. With over 25 years of experience they know exactly how to put together the right programme to suit all ages.

The Right Big Band has over 25 year experience and has been featured on BBC Radio 2.

Their staff writers are available to compose bespoke arrangements to complement award ceremonies and presentations. With thousands of pieces in their library, the band can cover every eventuality. Whether it be for dancing, listening or indeed to add the glamour and spectacle of a live orchestra to your event, The Right Big Band have it covered.

Previous Clients

Bourne Leisure, Warner Leisure Hotels, The Comedians’ Golfing Society, Trinity School, The Mayor of Ipswich, Hilton Hotels


The Right Big Bands Repertoire includes:

  • New York, New York (Frank Sinatra)
  • For Once In My Life (Michael Bublé)
  • Moondance (Van Morrison)
  • They Can’t Take That Away From Me (Robbie Williams)
  • In The Mood (Glenn Miller)
  • Sing, Sing, Sing (Benny Goodman)
  • Shiny Stockings (Ella Fitzgerald)
  • Splanky (Count Basie)
  • I’ve Got You Under My Skin (Frank Sinatra)
  • Take the “A” Train (Duke Ellington)
  • Mack the Knife (Bobby Darin)
  • Let’s Face The Music and Dance (Nat “King” Cole)
  • Fever (Peggy Lee)
  • It’s Oh So Quiet (Björk)
  • You Are The Sunshine of My Life (Stevie Wonder)
  • Beyond the Sea (from Finding Nemo)
  • Maybe This Time (from Cabaret)
  • Have You Met Miss Jones? (from Bridget Jones’ Diary)

Thanks for your kind words and also your professionalism on the day, the feedback we have had so far is amazing, and on top of that I believe we have smashed the most amount of money raised at any of the preceding balls.

Miki Travis - Margate Winter Gardens Charity Ball Organiser 2010


Yes, it was a fabulous evening and thanks once again for your contribution to the evening.

Christine Christensen - Civic Secretary, Mayor’s Office, Ipswich 2012


First, thank you and your wonderful band for a great concert yesterday. Everybody I have spoken to thoroughly enjoyed it.

Harry Lederman - Chairman, Friends of the Devonshire Park Theatre 2012