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Sundown  Swing


Big Band sounds for your special event

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Our big band line-up including vocals will provide perfect entertainment for your special event.

We have had fantastic receptions at parties, church concerts, 1940s evenings, charity fundraisers and weddings throughout West Yorkshire and also in Edinburgh, Leicestershire and on Spain's Costa Blanca.


Latest News

After a short Christmas break we hope to be back rehearsing again and learning some new music in January.

We have a return visit to the popular Leeds Jazz Club in February, a 1940s afternoon at the Jubillee Centre in Paddock in May and a return to Golcar Lily Day, also in May when we will be playing for dancing in St John's Church Golcar. 

Click here to go to our engagements page where we will post dates, times and ticket information when it becomes available.


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Neil Jowett

It is with very great sadness that we have to inform all our friends and supporters that our Musical Director, compere, trumpet player and very great friend Neil Jowett passed away on Tuesday 26th January, 2021 after a short battle with cancer.

Neil will be very greatly missed not only at our rehearsals, for his great musicianship, wisdom, patience and experience, but also by our audiences for his entertaining compering.

In February 2021, as a tribute to Neil, we recorded a piece of music composed by band member Richard Jones which he entitled NJ's Swinging Blues. Please Click here to go to our video page to view this video.



Socially Distanced Rehearsals

After 215 days we were able to hold 2 indoor rehearsals in October 2020 but then had to suspend our rehearsals again due to further lockdowns. We resumed in May 2021 with rehearsals under full Covid guidance from the Department of Culture and Social Media and with a full risk assessment in place. 


Please click here to go to our video page to view a selection of music from our socially distanced rehearsals.



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See our list of upcoming engagements to find out where you can hear Sundown Swing.


We are constantly adding to our repertoire, but a list of titles currently being played is available to view.

Contact Us

For more information about the band or to book the band please use the contact form and we will get back to you as soon as possible