Customer satisfaction is absolutely key. Beyond money and music, this is your special day, so, philosophically and morally, it is extremely important for us to take utmost care of your special requests and to entertain to the best of our abilities. At the time of writing, The London Swing and Soul Band has 100% rating on Google Business Review during its period of 12+ years of entertaining. For business reasons and for personal reasons, we wish to maintain this record.
Since 2009, Daniel and Matt (the founding bandleaders) have formed ensembles ranging from duo to 12 piece at approximately 500 private events, including weddings, birthdays, anniversaries, bar/bat-mitzvahs, communions, engagements, funerals, corporate events, xmas events, tribute nights, club nights, summer festivals and seasonal festivities. Alongside private events, The London Swing and Soul Band has played at Westfield, Savoy, Ritz, The Phoenix Arts Club, Caffe Concerto, Bestival, The Jazz Cafe (Camden), The RAC Club, The Hilton and The Gherkin.
Customers have written reviews on a number of platforms (or emailed in person) including PopTop, Last Minute Musicians, Encore and Yell. Below is a selection of Google reviews.
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