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The unique "feel-good" 1940s show, as featured at Dame Vera Lynn's Charity Gala Nights. Famous war-time tunes and "sing-a-long" songs brought to life by the singers and multi-instrumentalists of the Five Star Swing band, ("Superb, they swing like crazy!" - Sheila Tracy, BBC). Featuring Simone from the latter days of the Ivy Benson Orchestra plus Chris Smith (Jnr), composer and arranger for Glenn Miller's Brother, Herb, and the BBC Radio Big Band.
Jazz, swing and blues outfit led by pianist and trumpeter Chris Smith Jnr.
Expect to hear Rat Pack material as well as the songs of Ella Fitzgerald and music from such diverse sources as Jools Holland and Glenn Miller.
Five Star Swing are recognised as one of the most versatile and accomplished Jazz and Swing bands in the UK. They perform for dancing, listening or major theatre productions.
'Superb... they swing like crazy!' (Sheila Tracy, BBC Radio 2).
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Venue: Letchworth Arts Centre
→ Letchworth Garden City 3 min walk