The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band is available to hire for corporate functions, balls, theatres, wartime anniversary events, casinos and civic functions. Choose from their 'Party with the Big Band' or one of their original and self-contained theatre shows such as 'Sweethearts of Swing' or 'A Tribute to the Rat Pack'. Please get in touch if you would like some more information or would like to hire the band or one of our shows for your event.
PARTY WITH THE BIG BAND
If you want your event to be the ultimate party, both big and indulgent - then why not consider hiring the Jonathan Wyatt Big Band's 'Party with the Big Band' evening - an energetic and dynamic night featuring our full size big band, one or two vocalists and a DJ.
'Party with the Big Band' features swing versions of the finest upbeat modern party songs from Uptown Funk to Valerie and dancefloor classics including Signed, Sealed, Delivered and Dancing in the Street to name a few and we bring our own DJ to ensure your guests want to stay on the dancefloor between our live sets.
Whether a corporate function, wedding, university ball, awards eveningor any big celebration, if your objective is to make sure your guests have a good time and get up to dance, then get in touch.
The band are event professionals who know to get the party started and have wowed guests at functions including Gala performances, TV wrap parties, football clubs and many other high-end events.
This is the usual view of a packed dancefloor from where we sit...
SWEETHEARTS OF SWING
The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band is delighted to announce a brand-new show for 2018. SWEETHEARTS OF SWING is a show which takes a nostalgic trip down Memory Lane and celebrates the crooners, forces sweethearts and bandleaders of WWI and WWII who created the music that "won the wars". This fantastic show pays a sentimental and humourous tribute to the popular music of the time and features the songs of The Glenn Miller Orchestra, The Andrews Sisters, Flanagan and Allen, Vera Lynn and Doris Day among others. Sweethearts of Swing features the full Jonathan Wyatt Big Band, vocal trio The Moonglow Girls and swing singers and brothers Stephen and Paul Amer and promises to have you laughing in your seats and joining in with singalong sections and plenty of audience participation.
A TRIBUTE TO THE RAT PACK
The Jonathan Wyatt Big Band presents A TRIBUTE TO THE RAT PACK, a show which celebrates the talent, humour and musicality of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr. Paying tribute to the famous performances of Frank Sinatra’s Rat Pack and their residence at the Sands Casino, Las Vegas, our original show features hit after hit of Rat Pack classics and Count Basie Big Band tunes including Come Fly With Me, The Lady Is A Tramp, Mack the Knife, New York, New York, My Way, Hey There, Me and My Shadow and Ain’t That A Kick In The Head along with Shiny Stockings, Corner Pocket and Lil Darlin among many others. The show offers a rare chance to see an authentic line-up of three accomplished singers who have performed in the West End, for the Queen and at some of the most prestigious venues in the UK. Brothers Stephen and Paul Amer and Jim Whitley embody the infamous trio and bring their chemistry, charisma and banter faithfully to life onstage backed by the Jonathan Wyatt Big Band. A Tribute to the Rat Pack reveals the halcyon days of Vegas when the Rat Pack ruled the town and is a fun and swinging night you won't forget that will have you laughing in your seats and singing all the way home!