Event Type: Festival
Sisters of Swing

DATE:
Sat 26 august

TIME:
7:30PM

PRICE:
£15, £13, £6 for schoolchildren

The Swingcats present their new show, “Sisters of Swing” – a tribute to The Andrews Sisters and the great female vocalists from the jazz and swing era, including Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee and Nina Simone.

They deliver these timeless classics with their unique three part harmony arrangements and will be accompanied by the Karen MacIver trio.

The Swingcats have fast become one of the nation’s finest vocal groups and fronted some of the UK’s top big bands including The Glenn Miller Orchestra, The BBC Big Band and The RAF Squadronaires.

This is a Creative Peebles Festival event, supported by Creative Scotland.

“World Class Vocalists” – Smooth Radio

“For glitter, for glamour, for goodness sake don’t miss them, they’re fabulous” – The Jazz House, BBC Radio Scotland

OTHER EVENTS THAT MAY INTEREST YOU

The Hermes Experiment
The Hermes Experiment Date: 11/02/2018 Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Price: £14, £7, Free This exciting, innovative quartet incorporates new commissions, arrangements of existing works from Bach to Joni Mitchell and live improvisation.
Philip Higham & Susan Tomes
Philip Higham & Susan Tomes Date: 06/03/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £14, £7, Free One of Scotland's finest cellists and one of Scotland's finest pianists join forces.to play Beethoven, Janacek, Debussy, John Maxwell Geddes and Simon Smith.
Clare Hammond
Clare Hammond Date: 24/04/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £14, £7, Free Award-winning pianist Clare Hammond plays a brilliantly imaginative concert programme bringing together music from across 4 centuries.
The Fureys 40th Anniversary Tour
The Fureys 40th Anniversary Tour Date: 22/05/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £20, £10 for schoolchildren The Fureys return for another great night of music, songs and stories in this, their 40th Anniversary year.
POFF: Imagine all the People
POFF: Imagine all the People Date: 27/01/2018 Time: 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £8 schoolchildren Tonight’s short films cover adventures in remote places, followed by an evening with explorer Benedict Allen.
POFF: Boswell in Alaska
POFF: Boswell in Alaska Date: 28/01/2018 Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Price: £6, £4 schoolchildren Scottish winter climbing sensation Greg Boswell tells all about his recent expedition in the wilds of Alaska.
POFF: Toughing it Out
POFF: Toughing it Out Date: 28/01/2018 Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Price: £12, £6 schoolchildren A session of short films exploring wild journeys, followed by an afternoon with adventurer Jenny Tough.
POFF: Chutes and Roots
POFF: Chutes and Roots Date: 26/01/2018 Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Price: £6, £4 schoolchildren The original Air Maiden, Lynne Armstrong has some remarkable tales to tell from both sides of the Atlantic.