Swing Unlimited Gigs

April 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Wed 05 Apr 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing Unlimited's Community Big Band return with an evening of eclectic big band swing, jazz, latin, soul and rock! Great food available to 9pm, bar to 11pm Reservations recommended - call Catherine on 07771 267445 £6.00 on the door
Sat 08 Apr 18:00 SUCB This is a private event.
Sun 30 Apr 19:30 All Stars Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS The Count Basie Project with new set of arrangements including vocals for an evening of great entertainment and great music. Numbers are well known favorites like 'April in Paris' and 'One O’clock Jump', however most may be new to you as Swing Unlimited All Stars Big Band have new Original charts, never played before. Tickets: £15.50, Concessions £13.50

May 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sun 07 May 13:00 SUBB Christchurch Quay - Quomps Bandstand, Christchurch Quay, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1BY http://www.christchurchfoodfest.co.uk Free
Wed 10 May 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing Unlimited's Community Big Band return with an evening of eclectic big band swing, jazz, latin, soul and rock! Great food available to 9pm, bar to 11pm Reservations recommended - call Catherine on 07771 267445 £6.00 on the door
Sun 14 May 10:00 SUBB This is a private event.
Sun 28 May 12:00 All Stars Marine Theatre, Church Street, Lyme Regis, DT73QB Doors open: 4pm Onstage: 4.30pm Venue: Marine Theatre, Church Street, Lyme Regis, DT7 3QB Ticket online url: http://www.wegottickets.com/LymeRegisJazzBluesWeekend Box Office: 01297 442138 Ticket prices: £12 More info: http://www.lymeregisjazzfestival.co.uk Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lymeregisjazzfestival Twitter: https://twitter.com/lymejazzfest £12.00 + £1.20 Booking fee = £13.20
Sun 28 May 20:00 SUDB This is a private event.

June 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sat 17 Jun 19:30 SUBB This is a private event.
Sun 18 Jun 19:30 SUCB Everton Nurseries, Christchurch Rd (A337), Everton, Lymington SO41 0JZ Everton Village Music & Arts Festival concert at Everton Nurseries. TBC
Sun 25 Jun 15:00 SUBB Concorde Club, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9HQ
Wed 28 Jun 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ SU2 - Swing Unlimited's Community Big Band - perform at Swing Unlimited Jazz Club at Parley Country Club to celebrate yet another band member's "80th Birthday Big Band Bash"! £6.00 on the door

July 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sat 01 Jul 14:00 SUCB This is a private event.
Sat 01 Jul 17:00 SUCB Bournemouth Bandstand, Lower Gardens, Bournemouth Free
Wed 05 Jul 20:00 SUBB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing Unlimited Big Band pay tribute to the music of Buddy Rich - led by our own fabulous drummer Tim Sharp! To reserve seats contact Catherine on 07771 267445 or email catherinepeiro@yahoo.co.uk £8.00
Sat 15 Jul 19:00 SUCB Christchurch Baptist Church, 1, Beaconsfield road, Christchurch, BH23 1QT

August 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sat 05 Aug 21:00 SUBB This is a private event.
Sat 12 Aug 19:30 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS Swing Unlimited Big Band's annual presentation of the best loved film music, past and present. tbc
Sun 13 Aug 19:30 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS Swing Unlimited Big Band's annual presentation of the best loved film music, past and present. tbc
Fri 25 Aug 21:00 SUBB Milford Community Centre, Sea Road, Milford on Sea, SO41 0PH http://moscommunitycentre.org.uk £tbc

September 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sun 03 Sep 14:00 SUBB Highcliffe Castle, Rothesay Drive, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4LE http://www.highcliffecastle.co.uk/eventslist Free
Sat 30 Sep 20:00 SUBB Hilton Hotel, Upper Terrace Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NW

October 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sat 07 Oct 20:00 SUBB Riviera Hotel (SUBB Jazz Club), 14-16 Burnaby Rd, Bournemouth
Sat 28 Oct 20:00 SUBB Hilton Hotel, Upper Terrace Road, Bournemouth BH2 5NW
Mon 30 Oct 19:00 SUBB Highcliffe Castle, Rothesay Drive, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4LE

November 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details Entry
Sat 11 Nov 20:00 SUBB Marine Theatre, Church Street, Lyme Regis, DT73QB
Sun 12 Nov 20:00 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS http://regentcentre.co.uk/index.php?monthSelection=November £TBA

March 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sat 18 Mar 20:00 SUDB Verwood Memorial Hall, Ringwood Road, Verwood, BH31 7AA Contact Verwood rotary club for details
Wed 01 Mar 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing Unlimited's Community Big Band return with an evening of eclectic big band swing, jazz, latin, soul and rock! Great food available to 9pm, bar to 11pm Reservations recommended - call Catherine on 07771 267445

February 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details
Wed 01 Feb 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ SU2 perform at SUJC for our saxophonist Arthur Proud's 80th Birthday Big Band Bash!

January 2017

Date Time Band Venue Details
Wed 25 Jan 20:30 SUBB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ The opening of SUJC's 2017 programme of great eclectic live jazz! What better way to kick off the new year than with the band that started the whole thing - SWING UNLIMITED BIG BAND! Reservations STRONGLY RECOMMENDED - Contact Catherine on 07771 267445 or catherinepeiro@yahoo.co.uk
Fri 06 Jan 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.

December 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Wed 14 Dec 19:30 SUBB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Our annual SUJC X-mas Party features the one-and-only-original-and-best SWING UNLIMITED BIG BAND! Wonderful 2-course Christmas Dinner, plus great festive raffle with loads of prizes (including 2 x "Free Entry to SUJC for a YEAR" vouchers!) and of course the best big band in the South performing for you! Book your tickets as early as possible (only 80 available) to avoid disappointment! Call/text/email Catherine on 07771 267445 catherinepeiro@yahoo.co.uk
Sat 10 Dec 20:45 SUDB This was a private event.
Wed 07 Dec 19:30 SUBB Highcliffe Castle, Rothesay Drive, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4LE Highcliffe Christmas Concert
Thu 01 Dec 21:00 SUBB This was a private event.

November 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sun 27 Nov 16:30 SUCB St Johns church, Parkstone, Churchill road, Parkstone Come join SU2 at St. John's Church in Parkstone for the switching on of the Ashley Road X-Mas Lights!
Sun 13 Nov 20:00 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS Remembrance concert - Regent Centre
Wed 02 Nov 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing unlimited's community band return to the Jazz club - playing the usual unlimited mixture of Jazz, Swing, Jive ... bring your dancing shoes

October 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sun 23 Oct 16:30 SUCB This was a private event.
Sat 22 Oct 20:00 SUDB This was a private event.
Wed 12 Oct 20:00 SUBB Concorde Club, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9HQ An open event, see the Concorde Club website for details or phone reception on 02380 613989.
Sat 08 Oct 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Fri 07 Oct 20:30 SUBB This was a private event.

September 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Fri 23 Sep 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Sat 17 Sep 19:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Sat 17 Sep 16:00 SUCB Market Square, Ringwood, Ringwood, BH24 1AN SUCB playing before the evening tour of the carnival. In the market square
Sat 17 Sep 13:00 SUCB Market Square, Ringwood, Ringwood, BH24 1AN SU2 play at Ringwood Carnival for the 5th year running! The band are based in Market Square by the Jubilee Lamps...
Wed 14 Sep 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Swing Unlimited's Community Band SU2 return to SUJC for an evening of eclectic big band jazz, swing, dance, pop & surprises!
Sun 04 Sep 15:00 SUBB Highcliffe Castle, Rothesay Drive, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4LE Highcliffe picnic
Sun 04 Sep 13:00 SUCB Highcliffe Castle, Rothesay Drive, Highcliffe, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 4LE SUBB's glorious annual event at beautiful Highcliffe Castle, featuring Swing Unlimited's community big band SU2 at 1pm followed by SUBB itself playing from 2pm to 5pm... Great Classic (unlimited) Big Band music and Classic Cars too!

August 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Fri 26 Aug 21:00 SUBB Milford Community Centre, Sea Road, Milford on Sea, SO41 0PH Milford on Sea - Friday Night Jazz
Sun 21 Aug 20:00 SUDB This was a private event.
Fri 19 Aug 15:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Thu 11 Aug 19:30 SUBB This was a private event.
Thu 11 Aug 14:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Mon 08 Aug 19:30 SUBB This was a private event.
Sun 07 Aug 19:30 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS A Night at the Movies - Regent Centre
Sun 07 Aug 14:00 SUCB Branksome Recreation Ground, Recreation Road, Poole, BH12 2AL SU2 perform for Poole Carnival. See website for more details http://www.poolecarnival.info/
Sat 06 Aug 19:30 SUBB Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS A Night at the Movies - Regent Centre
Wed 03 Aug 20:00 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ After coming along two years ago to watch the band rehearse at the St. Leonard's Hotel, Gino Manzi joined SU2 to sing a few songs (a long time dream come true). Inspired by the experience, Gino started taking singing lessons, and his repertoire has continued to increase - now regularly singing several songs at every gig! SU2 is thrilled to be performing with - and for - Gino on the occasion of his 80th birthday! All are welcome to join in the celebrations with us - support live jazz at SUJC!
Mon 01 Aug 19:30 SUCB The Churchill (Pub), 382 Ashley Road, Poole, BH14 9DQ SU2's regular First-Monday-of-the-Month gig at the Churchill Pub, Ashley Road, Upper Parkstone... Entry is FREE, donations welcomed for the Alzheimer's Society

July 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sat 23 Jul 20:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Sun 17 Jul 15:00 SUDB This was a private event.
Sat 16 Jul 20:00 SUBB St Peter's Senior School Field, 41 Broadway, Southbourne. Bournemouth. BH6 4EE Annual fireworks concert on St Peter's school field. Tickets on the gate.
Sat 16 Jul 19:00 SUCB Christchurch Baptist Church, 1, Beaconsfield road, Christchurch, BH23 1QT Please contact the Christchurch Baptist church for details
Fri 15 Jul 19:30 SUCB Knighton Heath Golf Club, Francis Avenue, Bournemouth BH11 8NX
Wed 13 Jul 19:30 SUDB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Dance the night away to Subb Dance
Sun 10 Jul 13:30 SUCB Slades Farm Community Centre, Ensbury Ave, Bournemouth, Dorset BH10 4HG Slades Farm "Family Fun Day" with live SU2 + loads of other great live music, stalls, food and frolics!
Sat 09 Jul 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Wed 06 Jul 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ SUBBs Community Band - SU2 - return to play a wide range of big band classics...
Mon 04 Jul 19:30 SUCB The Churchill (Pub), 382 Ashley Road, Poole, BH14 9DQ Swing Unlimited Community Big Band return for another evening of the big band sound at the Churchill, Parkstone.
Fri 01 Jul 21:00 SUBB This was a private event.

June 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sun 26 Jun 15:00 SUBB Concorde Club, Stoneham Lane, Eastleigh, Hampshire, SO50 9HQ Southampton West Rotary Club "Fabulous 40's" Big Band Concert. Doors open at 12! www.rcsw70.org
Sat 25 Jun 19:30 SUBB This was a private event.
Sat 25 Jun 15:30 SUBB This was a private event.
Wed 22 Jun 20:15 SUDB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Bring your dancing shoes (or your listening ears!) to SUJC for an evening og great swing, jive, Lindy-Hop, Mo-Jive, Ballroom and Latin dance music from Swing Unlimited's Dance Band!
Sun 19 Jun 19:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Sun 19 Jun 12:00 SUCB FIsherman's Walk bandstand, Southbourne, Fisherman's Walk, BH6 3SQ Fisherman's Walk - Charity Family Fun Day
Sat 18 Jun 20:00 SUBB New Milton Memorial Centre, Whitefield Road, New Milton, Hampshire BH25 6DE Journey through the years - New Milton Memorial Centre
Sat 18 Jun 19:30 All Stars Haymarket, Basingstoke Celebrating successful performances across the south for five years running, Swing Unlimited All Stars Big Band is coming back to Basingstoke! They are playing a Tribute to Count Basie with arrangements including vocals for an evening of great entertainment and great music. Numbers are well known favourites including April in Paris and One O’clock Jump, as well as some new ones. Follow link below to book tickets http://www.anvilarts.org.uk/whats-on/swing-unlimited-all-stars-big-band-1
Sun 12 Jun 15:00 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ Queen's Jubilee celebration for Parley Rotary Club - outdoors at Parley Country Club. This is organised by the Parley Rotary club and the whole event runs from 1pm until 5:30pm. Further details on West Parley parish council web site.
Sat 11 Jun 21:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Sat 11 Jun 14:00 SUCB This was a private event.
Mon 06 Jun 19:30 SUCB The Churchill (Pub), 382 Ashley Road, Poole, BH14 9DQ It the first Monday of the month - Swing Unlimited Community band are back to play at the Churchill
Sat 04 Jun 19:30 SUBB This was a private event.

May 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Sat 21 May 20:15 SUDB Pokesdown Ex-Servicemen's Club, 21 Stamford Rd, Bournemouth, Dorset BH6 5DR Pokesdown & Southbourne Ex-Servicemen's Club welcome back Subb Dance to swing, jive, ballroom and generally bop to!
Sun 08 May 14:15 SUBB Christchurch High Street, Christchurch, BH23 Part of the entertainment for the annual Christchurch Food Festival.
Sun 08 May 10:30 SUCB Christchurch Quay - Quomps Bandstand, Christchurch Quay, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1BY Sunday morning Christchurch Food Festival on the Quomps with SU2
Sat 07 May 19:30 All Stars The Electric Palace, 35 South St, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3NY "Celebrating successful performances across the south for 5 years running, Swing Unlimited All Stars Big Band is coming back to Bridport! They are playing a Tribute to Count Basie with arrangements including vocals for an evening of great entertainment and great music. Numbers are well known favourites like ' April in Paris' and 'One O’clock Jump', however most may be new to you. This is an event not to be missed, book in advance to ensure a seat."
Mon 02 May 19:30 SUCB The Churchill (Pub), 382 Ashley Road, Poole, BH14 9DQ Swing Unlimited community big band playing a varied selection of swing, jazz, jive and other numbers.
Sun 01 May 19:30 All Stars Regent Centre, 51 High Street, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 1AS Tribute to Count Basie Celebrating successful performances across the south for 5 years running, Swing Unlimited All Stars Big Band is coming back to Christchurch! They are playing a Tribute to Count Basie with arrangements including vocals for an evening of great entertainment and great music. Numbers are well known favourites like ' April in Paris' and 'One O’clock Jump', however most may be new to you. This is an event not to be missed, book in advance to ensure a seat.

April 2016

Date Time Band Venue Details
Wed 27 Apr 20:15 SUCB Parley Sports and Social Club ( SUBB Jazz Club), 275 Christchurch Rd, West Parley, Ferndown BH22 8SQ SU2 - Swing Unlimited's Community Big Band return to SUJC
Sat 23 Apr 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Sat 23 Apr 11:00 SUCB Bournemouth square, The square, bournemouth Swing Unlimited Community Big Band kiscking off Saturday morning for the Bournemouth Jazz Festival on the Jazz Village Stage in Bournemouth Square!
Fri 22 Apr 20:00 SUBB This was a private event.
Mon 04 Apr 19:30 SUCB The Churchill (Pub), 382 Ashley Road, Poole, BH14 9DQ It the first Monday of the month - Swing Unlimited Community band are back to play at the Churchill