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Big Band Events and Tickets

Swillington Sport and Social Club – Sunday 3rd July 2022

Sunday 3rd July 2022 – 15:30 – 17:30

Come and unwind with us for a lovely afternoon of Big Band music, where we’ll be focusing on the music of Sammy Nestico.

Sammy began working as an arranger for Count Basie in 1967, and wrote and arranged all the music for Basie’s 1968 LP Basie Straight Ahead. He continued to provide arrangements for Basie until Basie’s death in 1984, and four of Nestico’s collaborations with Basie earned Grammy Awards.

During his career, Nestico composed, arranged, or conducted albums for musicians and singers including Quincy Jones, Phil Collins, Barbra Streisand, Michael Buble, Natalie Cole, Sarah Vaughan, Toni Tennille, Frank Sinatra, and Bing Crosby.

Tickets only £7 under 16’s are free

Warner Leisure – Isle of Wight – Saturday 3rd September 2022

Warners Isle of Wight

RE-MIXED featuring The Northern Swing Orchestra playing all your favorite classics from the big band era, party dancing, and leisure activities

3 night break starting Friday 2nd September

Warner Leisure Thoresby Hall Hotel – Saturday 17th September 2022

RE-MIXED featuring The Northern Swing Orchestra playing all your favorite classics from the big band era, party dancing and leisure activities

3 night break starting Friday 16th September