A touch of London’s swinging West End is coming to the Parkway Theatre, Beverley, live on stage.
“Swing Time” – with the Five Star Swing band promises an evening of Vintage Swing, with classic songs from Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Glenn Miller and many more. The band was featured on stage at London’s Leicester Square Theatre and is also features Shirley Bassey’s and Tony Bennett’s Trombonist, Mike Innes.
Local saxophonist and vocalist Simone Smith will be swinging along with songs she has previously performed with the famous Ivy Benson Orchestra and the Squadronaires band.
As seen on BBC TV “Children in Need” and Dame Vera Lynn’s Charity Ball, the band of multi-instrumentalists and singers is led by bandleader Chris Smith – composer and arranger for the BBC Radio Big Band and a former composer for Herb Miller Big Band – (Glenn Miller’s brother). Simone says, “fans have enjoyed this “feel-good” style of music for generations – following our extensive UK tour I’m excited to be bri