Repertoire

These ragtime fiends can deliver hour upon hour of upbeat, crowd engaging swing and jazz. Enjoyable by 5 people of 500!

Charleston, hot jazz, bebop, swing, ragtime and jive from great artists such as:

  • Irving Berlin

  • Hoagy Carmichael

  • Turner Layton

  • Henry Creamer

  • James P. Johnson

  • Jimmy McHugh

  • George and Ira Gershwin

  • Clarence Williams

  • and many more...

Performance information

Lineup

The Tie Tailors can offer a range of performance options from a simple trio to a swingin' 7-piece. The band comprise:

  • Female vocalist (although most of the guys sing too!)
  • Clarinet
  • Trumpet and / or Trombone
  • Guitar
  • Piano
  • Double bass
  • Drums and percussion

Equipment

Altough their sound is always eclectic and acoustic the band can provide their own small PA suitable for medium crows of up to 150. For larger occasions we often bring in a larger system for them.

Performances

The band normally perform 2 x 60 minute or 3 x 40 minute sets which can vary in dynamics and tempo to suit your tastes.

“Righteously retro yet youthful: traditional jazzers who dive back to prohibition-era speakeasies for inspiration. Playing clarinet/trumpet/guitar-led Dixieland hits from Waller, Ellington and Basie with zeal!”

— Time Out

“We saw the Trouser Tie Tailors perform at a Black Cotton Club ball and we fell in love with their energy and style. We asked them to perform at our wedding and we could not have made a better choice. What a hoot we all had, I have never seen such a great age range of people prancing around in glee! Thank you so much. ”

— Rosetta Bailiff, Private Client

“Thank you for coming all the way to Yorkshire for our Golden Wedding anniversary. It was much appreciated and everyone enjoyed your music. ”

— Peter Shears

“Really fabulous - Well done and thank you. ”

— Intercontinental London Westminster

“It was a joy to hear the band, what a sonic experience!. Well done for doing such a great job! ”

— Ronnie Scott’s

Make an enquiry

To book this act, or find out more about them, please call or email us.

We will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

+44(0)20 7686 2611

hello@stormont.com
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