Music

Strictly Smokin' Big Band

Sat 22 Jun at 7:30pm Corn Exchange, Haddington Ella & Ellington feat. Alice Grace

Get ready to swing the night away with the Strictly Smokin' Big Band as they bring to life the timeless music of Ella Fitzgerald and Duke Ellington.

Event Description

The show's projected backdrop explores the intricacies of these greats, their music and various collaborators. Plus, with vocalist Alice Grace leading the charge, you'll be transported back to a golden age of jazz. 

From the classic melodies of Duke Ellington to the powerhouse vocals of Ella Fitzgerald, the Strictly Smokin' Big Band brings the music to life with all the energy and excitement that made that era famous. Featuring Let's Do It, Time After Time, A Tisket, A Tasket, Perdido and many more both original and brand-new arrangements.

 

Please note that on occasion substitute musicians and vocalists are used without notice. 

 

'...One of the UK's most effortlessly fluent big bands.' Jazz Alert

Running Time: 2h20min

Venue & Accessibility

This event will be held at Corn Exchange, Court Street, Haddington EH41 3DS.

  • The Corn Exchange has recently been refurbished and we have added a technical infrastructure for the stage, sound and lighting especially for live performances.
  • A selection of interval refreshments are available, and the town has several restaurants and bars.
  • Located on Court Street, the main road through Haddington, there is free parking at the rear of the building.
  • Access into the building is level, with accessible toilets inside.

If you have any access needs or will require assistance from our team during your visit, please contact the box office on 0131 653 5245 / boxoffice@eastlothian.gov.uk .

Tickets

£20 (£18)

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