Speak Easy – Swing

Speak Easy

Speak Easy Band are an energetic swing band from Leeds, consisting of vocals, trumpet, sax, guitar, piano, double bass and drums. Their repertoire is carefully chosen to give a lively and varied performance of the best swing from throughout the 20th century; covering repertoire from the early days of jazz, classic New Orleans tunes and lively jump-jive.

Since it’s birth in the 1920s, swing has been music for celebration – music to dance to when you are having a good time. With this in mind, Speak Easy Band have taken some of the greatest tunes by the giants of swing; Louis Armstrong, Louis Prima, Nina Simone and many more household names, added their own interesting arrangements to bring you a set of only the finest swing tunes.

Speak Easy Band are:
Jon – trumpet/vocals
Jack – baritone/alto sax
George – guitar
Chris – piano
Tom – double bass
Jack – drums

If you would prefer a smaller collaboration of the band please do not hesitate to ask, as they can suit to anyone’s needs, whether you require a 3 piece, 4 piece or 5 piece.