Samurais of Swing
Gypsy Jazz Busking Band


Big Band

Brighton based, Samurais of Swing, started out on the streets as a busking band with 2 rules - no rehearsals, no set lists! Now they are performing all over the world with hugely successful tours of Istanbul, Germany, Sweden, Luxembourg, Italy, Switzerland, France, and Holland.

They play weddings, festivals, clubs and parties, busking as they go from show to show. This gypsy style band mix the sounds of 30s Parisian swing with New Orleans and are sure to entertain and delight any crowd of any age. They come as a trio, a 5-piece or all the way up to a nine piece including a beautiful female vocal trio. They are a truly flexible and dynamic, vintage style band perfect for any occasion.

Great Jazz Musicians

The trio consists of alto saxophone, acoustic guitar and tuba and can can create a perfect combination of gypsy swing rhythm with dirty horn jazz. The band use 3 part vocal harmonies to complete their stunning sound. The whole sound is greater than the some of the parts due to the synergy created by three excellent musicians. Audiences really get into and love the full Samurai sound.

The full big band includes double bass, trumpet, female vocal trio and can also include drums and percussion.

The line-up choice is up to you. Whether you are looking for a busking band to entertain your guests or maybe a full big band to get everyone up dancing and singing then look no further.

Dancing, Shouting, Smiling

This band are unlike any other jazz band. This is dancing, shouting, smiling gypsy swing at it's finest. It is raw and passionate. Music at the highest most entertaining level. If you want your guests to have an absolute riot then hire Samurais of Swing as the band for your event.

Sussex Based Gypsy Jazz

The guys are based in Sussex and are perfectly placed for entertaining at events and weddings all over the south east. Get in touch using the form below to find out more or to book this amazing gypsy jazz busking style band. To check out some of our other Sussex based bands go here


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  1. […] The Samurais of Swing – This Gypsy Jazz style busking band really evoke that fun festival feel, with just a hint of that old fashioned style. […]

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