Sample Setlist


We play a large variety of tunes and are always rotating our setlists. We rehearse loads more tunes than this and are always adding new tunes to our rotation, so don’t worry if your favourite tune isn’t listed here! Below is the setlist we played at the annual Real Ale Festival 2020, which is one of the highlights of the Big Band calendar!

First Half
In the Stone (Earth, Wind & Fire)
Straighten Up and Fly Right (Nat King Cole)
Fever (Peggy Lee)
Groovin’ Hard (Buddy Rich)
L-O-V-E (Nat King Cole)
I Feel Good (James Brown)
Ain’t That a Kick in the Head (Deana Martin)
Lady Madonna (The Beatles arr. Mike Tomaro)

Second Half
Mambo Swing (arr. Roger Holmes)
Minnie the Moocher (Cab Calloway)
TV Medley (arr. Bertstein & Rogers – alumni)
Big Girl Now (John Clark)
What Is Hip? (Tower of Power)
Wonderwall (Oasis arr. Paul Anka)
Street Life (Randy Crawford)
Feeling Good (Nina Simone)
Soul Intro / The Chicken (Jaco Pastorius)

Listen to those tunes and many more on Spotify!