One of the UK's most exciting Big Bands, Swing Easy, led by International vocalist Jeff Hooper, will keep you dancing all night long. From the appearance of the entire band to the music performed, they are a package complete with style, extraordinary sound and contagious excitement!
The Jeff Hooper Swing Easy Big Band has "swung" into the big band arena with a fresh new sound which continues to dazzle audiences and bring them to standing ovations in functions and theatre's nationwide. Jeff Hooper and his Swing Easy Band is currently the show band for the live BBC Strictly Come Dancing UK Tour .
In addition to consistent and exciting musical performances, Swing Easy encompasses the sophistication yet carefree nature of the cherished Rat Pack. Comprised of the finest musicians in the UK, they create an enchanting evening of entertainment, as they work their way through the repertoire of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Tony Bennett, Glenn Miller, Matt Monro, Bobby Darin, and Mel Torme, to name a few. They embrace all musical styles with a passion that entices the "listener" to become the "dancer" which makes this group the perfect package for any private or corporate function.
A little about Jeff Hooper:
Jeff has an unusual quality for a singer in today's world of cyber-pop - he has a voice - a unique voice, chestnut warm and chocolate rich, classic, certain and reassuring. If you enjoy the music of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Nat "King" Cole, Vic Damone and Jack Jones, you will surely be moved by Jeff's relaxed and emotive style. A singer with vast experience - Ten years with the Syd Lawrence Orchestra, special guest vocalist with the BBC Big Band, International Cabaret, Concert and TV performances in Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Toronto, the Middle East, Denmark, Sweden, Belgium. Jeff cruises regularly aboard the worlds greatest luxury liners and is a favourite on BBC 2’s Big Band Special and Friday Night is Music Night. Jeff recently recorded a CD with the London Symphony Orchestra and is the featured vocalist on the classic Hollywood CD with the New World Philharmonic Orchestra, His other CD releases include "In My Dreams", "A Swing Affair", "Help Yourself", "As Long as I’m Singing", "Singing and Swinging"," The Essential Jeff Hooper,” and his latest, “A Passing Glance”