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Brigata Swing

Anglo-Italian Jazz Quintet based in London

Price from £944
An Anglo-Italian Jazz and Swing band that will take you and your guests on a Vespa ride back to the retro bella Italia! With multiple line-up options and repertoire covering Italian, Gypsy Jazz, Swing & Jazz Standards, Brigata Swing will get everybody’s feet tapping!
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Chittara Romana - Eldo Di Lazzaro
Pe' Lungotevere - Romolo Balzani
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Nel Blu Dipinto di Blu (Volare) - Domenico Modugno
That's Amore - Harry Warren
Un Bacio a Mezzanotte - Kramer Gorni
Tu vuo' fa' l' americano - Renato Carosone
Mambo Italiano - Bob Merrill
Papa loves Mambo - Al Hoffman
Parlami d'amore Mariu' - Cesare Andrea Bixio
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Mattinata/You're breaking my heart - George Greely
Malafemmena/Luna Rossa - De Curtis, Antonio
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Il pinguino innamorato - Nino Casiroli and Mario Consiglio
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Jazz Standards
Sway - Luis Demetrio and Pablo Beltran Ruiz
Swing, Swing, Swing - Benny Goodman & His Orchestra/ Keely Smith
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy - Benny Goodman & His Orchestra
Close Your Eyes - Bernice Petkere
Love For Sale - Cole Porter
Tea for Two - Vincent Youmans
You go to my head - John Frederick Coots
Caravan - Juan Tizol and Irving Mills
Fools rush in - Rube Bloom
The Man I Love - Benny Goodman Quartet
What is this thing called love - Cole Porter
What a difference a day made - Stanley Adams
I've got the World on a String - Harold Arlen
All of Me - Toby Gad
Fly me to the moon - Bart Howard
Misty - Erroll Garner
My Baby Just Cares For Me - Walter Donaldson
Bei Mir Bist du Schein - Sholom Secunda

60's to present
Spooky - Shapiro and Harry Middlebrooks
Old Black Magic - Keely Smith
Up Away in my beautiful baloon - Diane Warwick
The look of love -Burt Bacharach
Say a little prayer - Burt Bacharach
Moondance - Van Morrisson
Girl from Ipanema - Astrud Gilberto
Natural Woman - Carole King
Take another little piece of my heart - Jerry Ragovoy
That Man - Vincent DeGiorgio and David Schreurs

Italian 60's to present
Love in Portofino - Fred Buscaglione
Quando quando quando - Tony Renis
Tintarella di luna - Franco Migliacci e Bruno De Filippi
Meraviglioso - Domenico Modugno
Con un bacio piccolissimo - Giovanni Ornati
Meglio Stasera/It had better be tonight - Henry Mancini
Buonasera Signorina -Louis Prima
Angelina - Louie Prima
La voglia e la pazzia - Ornella Vanoni
Portami con te - Astrud Gilberto
Renato, Renato Renato - Mina
Il cielo in una stnza - Mina
Grande, Grande, Grande - Mina
La Bambola - Patty Pravo
Lui - Rita Pavone
In cerca di te - Claudio Villa
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Che cos'e' l'amor - Vinicio Caposella

  • Young, versatile Anglo-Italian Quintet.
  • Repertoire includes classic Italian songs, Gypsy Jazz, Swing & Jazz Standards.

Line up:

Default lineup: 5 members

5 Piece: Female Vocals, Double Bass, Guitar, Drums & Clarinet.

*Smaller line-ups also available (please see booking options).

Highlights
* Young, versatile Anglo-Italian Quintet.
* Repertoire includes classic Italian songs, Gypsy Jazz, Swing & Jazz Standards.
* Quintet, Quartet, Trio & Duo options available (please see booking options).

Brigata Swing are a young, talented and versatile Anglo-Italian Jazz Quintet, bringing you a taste of the 'Dolce Vita' with their modern twist on vintage, classic Italian songs, gypsy-jazz, swing and jazz standards in English and Italian.

They have perfomed at a number of prestigious venues in the UK including (Verdi’s at the Albert Hall, Royal College of Art, The Dorchester Hotel, The Royal Horseguards Hotel, One Marylebone, The St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, The Shangrila at the Shard).

They regularly perfom abroad at weddings, special events and jazz festivals, including Verona, Agrigento, Florence, Lake Garda, Pisa, Gallipoli and Catania. They also perfomed at jazz festival in Perelik in Bulgaria and a week residency at the 5* Albergo delle Rose in Rhodes, Greece.

Let the band take you on a Vespa ride back to retro bella Italia with a mix of Italian swing favourites like 'Volare' and 'That’s Amore' intertwined with rustic Roman Stornelli, romantic Neapolitan ballads, enticing bossa nova and samba rhythms along with foot-tapping rock n' roll and boogie-woogie.

Choose any of the following booking options when you hire Brigata Swing from Alive Network

  • Jazz Quartet Deduct £72

    Vocals, Guitar & a choice of Double Bass, Clarinet or Drums

  • Jazz Trio Deduct £168

    Vocals, Guitar & either Drums/ Double Bass/ or Clarinet

  • Jazz Duo Deduct £240

    Vocals & Guitar

Choose one of the following performance options when you hire Brigata Swing from Alive Network

  • 2 x 45 minutes £0
  • 3 x 45 minutes Add £300
  • 1 x 60 minutes £0