Default lineup: 7 members
7 piece band: Lead Male Vocal, 2 x Trumpets, Tenor Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone & Drums/Percussion.
*5 Piece band also available (please see booking options).
Crusaders of Swing guarantee to deliver a 'foot-tapping' 'jive-busting' high octane party to your door. With the accent on stylish vocals, 'honking' horn Solos and superb band arrangements, 'Crusaders of Swing' succeed in putting showmanship, heat and energy into your event.
With classic tracks spanning the musical archives from Sinatra and Sammy Davis Jnr. to Ray Charles and George Benson to the contemporary styles of Robbie Williams, Westlife and Jools Holland: Crusaders of Swing succeed in presenting a unique and authentic sound pallet to any audience.
With show-stopping tunes from film and theatre like'The Blues Brothers' and 'Five Guys Named Mo', to Classic Soul from Blues Brothers and Ray Charles, this generation of groove merchants are guaranteed to ensure that your event is both memorable and highly successful.
Crusaders of Swing have also borrowed heavily from the Great American Songbook legacy both in terms of their arrangements and presentation and their reportoire is designed to appeal to all audiences, across all age ranges.
Influenced by the great composers, lyricists and arrangers of the Jazz, Swing, Soul and Blues eras, Crusaders of Swing draw the threads of these great musical genres together into a stylish, compact and energetic showcase.
Boasting one of the most exuberant and talented line-ups in the business, with their unique powerhouse of high-octane Horn players and fronted by a fantastic and accomplished singer, this eclectic band of musicians is guaranteed to get the feet moving.
For a unique musical experience and the ultimate journey from 'Zing to Swing', 'Jump to Jive' and 'Smooth to Groove', Crusaders of Swing is the perfect, 'must have' choice for that special event.