Blue2 - Jazz & Swing Duo from Worcestershire

Blue2

Blue2

Jazz & Swing Duo

Prices from: £150

Location: Worcestershire

Contact: Paul Douglas

Phone: 07877 594764

Blue2

Offering versatility and affordability from experienced, professional performers, Blue2 are an accomplished duo from Worcestershire performing your favourite and best-loved Jazz, Latin and Swing tunes from the 1920's right up to the present day, including from Film & TV.

As well as playing for parties and weddings, we can even supply live music for your ceremony (we are also experienced organist and violin/viola players too!)

We play classic tunes made famous by the Masters of Jazz and Swing:
Duke Ellington, Richard Rogers, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack, Henry Mancini, Charles Trenet, Ray Charles, as well as hit movie themes, well known songs, party favourites and more.

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UPBEAT SWING, BLUES, LATIN & PARTY SONGS:

A Fine Romance
The Bear Necessities (Jungle Book)
The Beautiful Briny Sea (Bedknobs & Broomsticks)
Beyond the Sea
Cantaloupe Island
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Choo Choo Ch Boogie
Congratulations
Cotton Tail
Cruela de Vil (101 Dalmatians)
Cry me a River
The Flintstones
Fly me to the Moon
Hit the Road, Jack
How High the Moon
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
I Got Rhythm
I'm getting married in the morning
Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby
It Don't Mean a Thing [if it ain't got that swing]
The King of the Swingers (Jungle Book)
The Lady is a Tramp
Let's Fall in Love
Monsters Inc Theme
My Blue Heaven
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Pennies from Heaven
Route 66
Satin Doll
Take the A Train

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CHILLED SWING, LATIN & BALLADS:

Autumn Leaves
Black Coffee
Blue Monk
Body and Soul
Call Me Irresponsible
Cant Help Lovin' Dat Man
Georgia on my Mind
The Girl from Ipanema
Here's That Rainy Day
In a Mellow Tone
In a Sentimental Mood
Lazy River
Lullaby of Birdland
Misty
Mood Indigo
Moon River
My Way
New York, New York
The Pink Panther
Summertime
What a Wonderful World
When I Fall in Love
You've Got a Friend In Me (Toy Story)

[Many, many others on request..just ask!]

CHRISTMAS
We also have a wide selection of seasonal songs and carols.

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PREVIOUS EVENTS:

- Pub & Cafe Live Music Events
- Weddings & Wedding Vow Renewals
- Birthday Parties
- Anniversary Dinners & Parties
- Hog Roasts & Summer Parties/BBQs
- Valentines Dinners
- Christmas & New Years Eve Parties
- Dinner Dances
- Corporate Functions
- Promotion & Launch Events
- Awards Ceremonies
- Open-air Cinema Events

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PREVIOUS VENUES:

- The Fox Inn, Chaddesley Corbett, Worcs
- The Cliffe Hotel, Limpley Stoke, Wilts
- The Jinney Ring Craft Centre, Hanbury, Worcs
- The Tubestation Cafe, Polzeath, Cornwall
- Hanbury Hall (National Trust), Worcs
- Talaton Manor, Devon
- Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club, Devon
- Barnt Green Social Club, Worcs
- Buzzards Valley Vineyard, Staffs
- Burslem Methodist Centre, Stoke-on-Trent
- Redhill Farm, Snitterfield, Warks
- St Laurence Church, Alvechurch
- The Charlton Arms, Ludlow
- The Greyhound Inn, Bromsgrove
- Artrix Arts Centre, Bromsgrove
- Avoncroft Museum, Bromsgrove
- St John's School, Bromsgrove
- The Spadesbourne Suite, Bromsgrove
- The Holiday Inn, Bromsgrove
- Alvechurch Cricket Club, Worcs

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ABOUT BLUE2

PAUL DOUGLAS - VOCALS, TROMBONE, PIANO
Paul has over 30 years of experience as both a performer and a music educator in a wide range of settings and functions.

He has performed, directed and conducted at some of the most prestigious venues and festivals in the world, including:
- Royal Albert Hall, London
- Olympic Stadium, Munich
- Symphony Hall, Birmingham
- Disneyland Paris
- Legoland, Denmark
Plus concerts & festivals in Germany, Austria, Holland, Czech Republic, USA, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden. Slovenia, France, Belgium, Ukraine and throughout the UK, including the Upton Jazz Festival.

Paul has appeared on various CD albums, and his collaboration with the internationally acclaimed jazz outfit Spirit n Jazz has held No.1 spots at radio stations in Florida, Spain, Australia, Japan and Germany.

JESS DOUGLAS - ALTO SAXOPHONE, VOCALS, VIOLIN, VIOLA
A rising star, Jess has already performed at various venues across the UK, including Symphony Hall, Birmingham as well as venues in Italy, France, Germany, Austria, China and the Upton Jazz Festival.

Jess has won various competitions for musical performance, as well as recently being the musical director of local productions of Cabaret, We Will Rock You, and The Wedding Singer.

Based in Worcestershire and will travel to:

Across England and Wales.

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Reviews & Testimonials

'...a very big thank you for making my Dad's birthday so special. He was very impressed with the great music!!' - Mrs A Horobin

'Thanks for the great music for our Valentines event. Lovely sounds. Everyone I have contacted seems to have thoroughly enjoyed themselves.' - Amanda Sunter, Manager, Jinney Ring Craft Centre

'Thank you for playing great music at the Artrix Volunteers Party yesterday evening, it was very enjoyable.' - Nick Taylor, Artrix Centre

'Thank you both for helping make the evening memorable for all that attended.' - Neil Cook, Park & Gardens Manager, Hanbury Hall, National Trust

'The tempo and mood you set was perfect for my parents' Golden Wedding.' - Sue Jenden

'Great music supplied by lovely people.' - Mr & Mrs S Smith

'Fabulous gig last night! You were great.' - Director, PLC

'Fave Artists.' - Artrix Arts Centre, Bromsgrove

Blue2

  • Jazz & Swing Duo
  • Prices from: £150
  • Location: Worcestershire
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Contact Information

  • Paul Douglas
  • Phone: 07877 594764

Venue suitability and experience

  • Background Music Provided
  • Corporate Events & Launches
  • Dinner Dances & Formal Balls
  • Outdoor Festival Events
  • PA System & Self Contained
  • PLI & PAT Tested Equipment
  • Private Parties & Celebrations
  • Public Houses & Social Clubs
  • Song Requests Available
  • Weddings & Civil Ceremonies