Set List / Repertoire
Big Band Jazz Female Vocals
Let There Be Love
As Time Goes By
Fly Me To The Moon
Lady Is A Tramp
It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing)
Girl From Ipanema
Almost Like Bring In Love
Alright OK You Win
Chatanooga Choo Choo
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Don’t Know Why
Everytime We Say Goodbye
I’m In The mood For Love
Orange Coloured Sky
When I Fall In Love
Big Band Jazz Male Vocals
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Cheek To Cheek
Come Fly With Me
A Foggy Day
Minnie The Moocher (Plus many of the female vocal songs above)
Big Band Instrumental Classics
In The Mood
A String Of Pearls
Take The A Train
Little Brown Jug
Pink Panther Theme
James Bond Theme
Peter Gunn Theme
Soul / Motown
Sweet Home Chicago
Do You Love Me?
How Sweet It Is
I Feel Good
Knock On Wood
I Don’t Wanna Go To Re-Hab
Sweet Soul Music
Smaller Bands' Repertoire
George Gershwin; Summertime, I’ve Got Rhythm, Nice Work If You Can Get It.
Cole Porter; Anything Goes, Let’s Do It
Nat King Cole; Let There Be Love, L.O.V.E. Unforgettable, Mona Lisa
Ella Fiztgerald; Dream A Little Dream Of Me, Cheek To Cheek, As Time Goes By,
Peggy Lee; Fever, Why Don’t you Do Right
Sarah Vaughan; Misty, Lullaby Of Birdland
Nina Simone; My Baby Just Cares For Me, Georgia On My Mind,
Diana Krall; Peel Me A Grape, Besame Mucho, the Look Of Love.
Norah Jones; Don’t Know Why, Come Away With Me,
Frank Sinatra; Fly Me To The Moon, Lady Is A Tramp
Duke Ellington; It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing), Take The A Train, Caravan
Dean Martin; Sway, Amor, Everybody Loves Somebody
Louise Armstrong; What A Wonderful World, Mack The Knife
Chet Baker; My Funny Valentine, But Not For Me, Let’s Get Lost
Michael Buble; Feeling Good, For Once In My Life, Cry Me A River
Dave Brubeck; Take Five, Out of Nowhere
Antonio Carlos Jobim; Girl From Ipanema, Wave, Triste
Herbie Hancock; Watermelon Man, Cantaloupe Island
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Default lineup: 9 members
9 Piece: 2 x Trumpets, Saxophone, Trombone, Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums & Male/Female Vocals.
*Smaller line-ups available (please see booking options).
* Bring the sounds of a large big band in a smaller, more affordable package!
* Previous clients include Richard Branson, Bill Clinton, prince Charles & more!
* Smaller line-ups available to suit individual needs (please see booking options).
This clever 'mini' big band suavely arranges the sounds of a large scale big band into a compact 9 piece Jazz ensemble. With a repertoire including recognizable hits from Sinatra, Duke Ellington, Glen Miller and more recent big band sounds of the likes of Michael Buble, Tony Bennett and even Lady Gaga’s acclaimed foray into the world of jazz; The CC Big Band have over 150 arrangements to their repertoire with something to suit everyone!
With Chris at the forefront, leading and directing the band; the importance of professionalism, timeliness, dress codes and flexibility are as important to him as being musically adept. Having toured all over the world at events as far afield as Qatar, Dubai, Kuwait, Thailand; The CC Big Band can just as easily enthrall and excite, as it can blend into the backdrop of any high society function.
Previous clients include: Richard Branson, Bill Clinton, Prince Charles, Lord Mandleson & Crowne Prince Haakon to name just a few!
Whether it's an evening of dancing or a soft laid back dinner set, the band is available at its full size or with various smaller combinations depending on the client needs. As a group they pride themselves on punctuality, presentation and of course musical excellence at every step of the way.