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Britain's premier big band has been regularly voted the 'Best Big Band' at the British Jazz Awards. An awesome 17-piece jazz powerhouse.

'For me, this is the band' (Mel Torme)

'A wonderful band!' (Tony Bennett)

'Joyous...!' (George Benson)

'Wonderful!' (Michel Legrand)

'They brilliantly continue the tradition of Big Band music. As such they are important, as well as marvellous!' (Michael Parkinson)

'I told my wife that for my next birthday I want this band as a gift!' (Lalo Schifrin)

'By far the best band to come out of England' (George Shearing)

'The BBC Big Band is the best of its kind anywhere with some of the greatest brass players in the world' (Stanley Black)

'What a thrill working with such professionals!' (Robert Palmer)

'Not only are they terrific musicians, they also have a marvellous sense of humour' (Ken Bruce).

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    Just returned from seeing this concert and can say it was wonderful with every musician playing a part.. The whole night was a cavalcade of nostalgia and I especially enjoyed the Billy may interprAtation of Take The a Train. A truly memorable evening...can.'t wait for the Band to make a… (cont'd) Anne
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