Crown Phoenix Big Band
Welcome to the Website of the Crown
Phoenix Big Band.
***** Gig List updated 23 March
All current bookings for 2015 are now
listed on this page. Further bookings required, please contact
us with your requirements.
Crown Phoenix Big Band is a North Worcestershire based Big
Band. We play a range of music, including tunes made famous by
big names such as Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, Ted Heath,
Frank Sinatra, Duke Ellington. Some great composers and
arrangers, such as Sammy Nestico and Quincy Jones feature, as
do big band arrangements of tunes by Cole Porter, Herbie
Hancock and more.
do we do?
band meet regularly on a Tuesday evening for rehearsals. We
play a number of gigs throughout the year, some gigs are open
to the general public (see the gig list for details), others
are private gigs, such as Weddings, parties, annual dinners,
The band is mostly comprised of amateur
and semi-professional players, who meet together because we enjoy playing Big
Band music. We also
have vocalists who join us for selected tunes.
Please use the menu on the left to find out
Photograph by Ailith Rutt - All rights