You can book the band in different line-ups to suit the theme, mood or style of music and event.

Swing & Soul Band

Our most popular line-up is the Stirling Austin Swing & Soul Band, 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!

Swing Band

For vintage themed events, The Stirling Austin Swing Band plays all the 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 more funky party sound, the Stirling Austin Soul Band 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, this line-up plays classy swing and retro pop tunes to create a sophisticated background atmosphere. We also tailor repertoires for themed events such as Vintage Gatsby, Rat Pack, Bond, Casino, Vegas and Hollywood nights.

Background Piano/Sax/Bass

For subtle background during receptions or dinner, our instrumentalists provide a wide repertoire. From classical to contemporary, keeping your guests entertained throughout 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.

Band 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)
  • 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)
Background Music Options
  • Solo Piano or Duo with Cello for reception or dinner
  • Duo – Double Bass/Saxophone – perfect for receptions as guests arrive. Can move around room
  • Trio -Vocals/Guitar, Piano, Bass
N.B. When there are 2 or more horn instruments they phrase together to give rich brass harmonies and a unique “mini big band” sound.