About

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Book with Confidence

The Stirling Austin Band is a professional Swing Band, Soul Band and Party band with over 13 years experience of entertaining at weddings, parties and corporate events across the UK and internationally. When you book our band you will join a long list of happy clients .

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Professional Entertainers
Stirling is a “hands on” bandleader with solid experience of event management. Band members are all full time musicians who have worked with a wide range of artists such as the BBC Big Band, Martha Reeves, Tom Jones, Rat Pack Productions, The Magic of Motown and many other celebrities .
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We Deliver The Best!

With a top quality PA, sound engineer and a great live sound, the band will be smartly dressed to impress. Reliable and organised, we take care to ensure that the entertainment runs smoothly. From a jazz duo, to a 10pc Swing & Soul extravaganza, you can rely on us to deliver!

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Mini Big Band Sound

All of our music has been specially arranged for our band different line-ups. When there are 2 or more horn instruments you get rich brass harmonies and a “mini big band” sound, something that other bands rarely achieve. Think Glen Miller, combined with Earth, Wind & Fire!

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Fantastic Repetoire
What sets us apart from other swing bands is our variety of styles, from Swing, Jazz, Rat Pack & Latin to Soul, Motown and Classic Pop. With over 8 decades of music, there is something for everyone. From Sinatra to Buble, and Stevie Wonder to Beyonce, our repertoire spans the generations.
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We Love Entertaining

We love what we do, and it shows in the performance. We bring the same energy to every event, whether it’s a corporate, private or wedding. We know how to engage with audiences and are passionate about making sure the crowd has an amazing time.

Different line-ups to suit the event.
Line-ups
  • 5-Piece – Male Vocals/Guitar, Keyboard, Double Bass, Drums, 1 Horn (Saxophone)
  • 6-Piece – Male Vocals/Guitar, Keyboard, Double Bass, Drums, 2 Horns (Saxophone, Trumpet)
  • 7-Piece – Male Vocals/Guitar, Keyboard, Double Bass, Drums, 3 Horns (Saxophone, Trumpet, Trombone)* most popular
  • 9 piece – Male Vocals/Guitar, Keyboard, Double Bass, Drums, 5 Horns(Tenor Sax, Trumpet, Trombone, Alto, Baritone)
  • 10 pc –   With added Female Vocals (Vocalist varies based on availability and location)

Music for Background

  • Solo Piano or Duo with Cello for reception or dinner
  • Acoustic Duo – Double Bass, Saxophone – perfect for receptions as guests arrive, and can move around room
  • Trio -Vocals/Guitar, Piano, Bass – ideal for receptions, product launches
Musical styles
We can vary the repertoire based on the type of event or theme.
Swing & Soul Band

Our most popular line-up, with a fabulous musical mix that will appeal to all generations.From Vintage Swing, Big Band, Rat Pack and Rock n’ Roll to Soul, Motown, Classic Pop, and modern party tunes, there’s something to keep everyone happy and your dance floor busy!

Vintage Swing Band

For vintage themed events, non-stop classics from legendary Crooners such as Sinatra,Dean Martin, Bobby Darin and The Rat Pack, as well as Glen Miller and more. From roaring 20’s Charleston, to glorious Big Band hits, we perform the top tunes from the golden age of vintage swing.

Soul & Motown Band

If you’re looking for a purely funky party sound, the Soul Band repertoire is perfect for you. This line-up concentrates on contemporary tunes, covering Soul, Motown, Classic Pop, and modern party tunes. From Otis Redding to Beyonce, these high energy hits will keep you and your guests on the dance floor.

Swing Jazz Trio/Quartet

For more intimate functions, classy swing and retro pop tunes to create a sophisticated and upbeat background atmosphere. We also tailor repertoires for themed events such as Vintage Gatsby, Rat Pack, Bond, Casino, Vegas and Hollywood nights.

Instrumental Background

A subtle musical backdrop during receptions or dinner with a duo , playing a wide repertoire of mellow classics to keep your guests entertained, whilst allowing them to talk and be heard.

Wedding Ceremony Music

If you’re getting married then we can provide accompaniment while guests are waiting and during the ceremony.Pianist, cellists and more – performing classical or contemporary music to make your special day complete.

About July 15, 2016
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