< Jon Ritchie

Gig Archive

 

Public gigs
In addition the usual function & private work, here are a few public events

2018 events

Jan 1 Trump Turnberry Resort
  13 Fenwick Hotel (private event)
Feb   Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  9 St Luke's, Glasgow
  14 The Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen
Mar Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  2 Cranhill Cabaret Night, Glasgow
  23 (Private event)
April   Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  7 Gleddoch House Hotel , (private event)
  20 Spring Tea Dance Platform, Easterhouse Glasgow (SOLD OUT! )
  27 Radisson Hotel
May 4 Cranhill Community night ( SOLD OUT! )
  5 Playlist for Life Vintage Dance Night, Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline
  12 10-4pm Carry on Culty , Vintage fun day , Cultybraggan POW Camp.Perthshire
  12 7:30 pm Shaky Toon Hop, White Church , Comrie
  17 Tea Dance, Helenslea Community Centre, Glasgow
  19 (Private function)
June 7 St Lukes and the Winged Ox. Glasgow
  8  East Kilbride Dance Night
  9 Charity Dance afternoon Dumbarton
  23 The Glasgow Ball. Trades Hall, Glasgow
July 7 The Weave Festival, Paisley
  7 Edinburgh University Graduation Ball
  28 Cochran Hall, Castle Douglas (private event)
Aug 4 (Private event )
  12 Big Band Tea Dance - Festival 2018, Glasgow
  17 Gartcosh Social Club
  24 (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe
  25 (2:30) Sax Appeal at the Edinburgh Fringe
  25 (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe
Sept 1 St Andrews in the Square, Glasgow
  2 Charity Dance Night
  6 Albany Theatre Gourock
  7 Possilpoint Tea Dance
  27 The Sax Section & Michael Hastie at The Trades House, Glasgow
  28 Maggie's, Culture Crawl, Glasgow
  30 Callander Jazz Festival
Oct 11 Autumn Tea Dance 1. Platform, Easterhouse Glasgow
  12 Autumn Tea Dance 2. Platform, Easterhouse Glasgow
  20 (Private event) Greenock
  27 YMCA Charity Ball, Glenalmond College, Perthshire
Nov 3 Vertex Festival , West Kilbride
  9 Centenary Celebration. The end of the War, Lanark Memorial Hall
  10 Braehead Armistice day event
  11 Autumn Dance, Argyllshire Gathering Hall, Oban
Dec 5 Xmas community lights, Drygate, Glasgow
  6 Tree of Honour Ceremony, Erskine
  13 Christmas dance, Partick Burgh Halls, Glasgow
  14 Big Band Christmas Ball, Lanark Memorial Hall, Lanark
    Daft Friday - Glasgow University
  15 Big Band Swing with a Christmas Twist - Kirkcaldy

 

2017 events

Jan 1 Evening Brunch @ Trump Turnberry
  8 Big Band Dance
  28 Turnberry Restort
Feb 5 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  12 Kirkintilloch Golf Club
March 1 Daffodil Tea Dance - Motherwell Concert Hall
  3 Radisson Blu Glasgow
  5 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  17 Tea Dance - St Frances Centre Glasgow
  31 Afternoon Dance - Platform - Easterhouse
April 2 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  17 Pollokshields Burgh Halls
May 12 Big Band Swing Concert, Renfrew
    20 Style at Sea - A night of cocktails, dancing and glamour Scottish Maritime Museum Irvine
  21 Festival of Museums Tea Dance Kelvin Hall, Glasgow
  27 Wild West Hoedown, Dunoon
June  2  East Kilbride Dance Night
  3 Charity Dance Dumbarton
  9 Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Glasgow
  10 Crear weddings (Private event )
  17 Swing By the Palace. Armed Forces Day Celebration, Holyrood Park Edinburgh
  18 Tea Dance, Oban
July 3 Tea Dance, Barlanark Glasgow
  6 Old Fruit Market Glasgow
  7 Pollokshields Burgh Halls, Glasgow
  8 Edinburgh University Graduation Ball
  15 Private event - Livingstone
  22 Civic Week Ball, Castle Douglas 
  30 Merchant City Festival Big Band Dance, Glasgow
Aug 19 Playlist for Life Dance Night, Dunfermline
  25 (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe
  26 (2:30) Sax Appeal at the Edinburgh Fringe
  26 (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe ( Sorry, no more tickets available)
Sept 3 Seamill Hydro
  9 Oran Mor, Glasgow
  15 1:30 Afternoon Tea Dance - Platform, (sorry , Sold out)
  15 6:30 Tea Dance II - Platform, Glasgow (sorry , Sold out)
  16 Colinton Bowling Club
  24 Dalmahoy Hotel
  30 Old Course Hotel , St Andrews
Oct 8 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  13 The Spree for All Festival, Hamishes Hoose, Paisley
  16 The Cruin , Loch Lomond (Private event )
  20 Bellahouston 50th Anniversary Tea Dance
  21 Vertex music and arts festival , West Kilbride
  28 Dalhousie Castle (Private event )
Nov 5 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  10 Fenwick Community Dance Night
  11 11 am - Swing Sensation Saxes @ Breahead Shopping Centre
  11 YMCA Perth Ball , Castle Menzies
  17 Big Band Ball, Lanark Memorial Hall
  18 Sing, Sing, Swing - on stage at The Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock
  19 Tea Dance, Threave Gardens
  24 Western House , Ayr (Private event)
  30 Reidvale Centre, Tea dance. Glasgow
Dec 1 Christmas Light Switch On ,Teviot Row, Edinburgh Uni
  3 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  6 Xmas tree light up - Drygate Community Centre, Glasgow
  7 Erskine Trees of Honour Light up ceremony
  11 Donald Dewar Centre Xmas Tea Dance
  15 Daft Friday University of Glasgow

 

2016 events

Jan 20 An Experience with Arnold Schwarzenegger
  31 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
Feb 6 Playlist for Life Charity Dance, The Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline
  12 Tea Dance, St Francis Centre Glasgow
  28 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
March 4 Radisson Hotel Glasgow
  5 CLIC Sargent Ball, Marriott Hotel Glasgow
  12 Big Band Ball, Rutherglen Town Hall
  18 Tea Dance, St Francis Centre, Glasgow
  20 Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
  27 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
April 1 The Bridge, Easterhouse, Glasgow
  5 Tea Dance, Castlemilk Community Centre
  7 Tea Dance, Penilee Community Centre
  9 Argyllshire Gathering Halls, Oban
  11 Pollok Community Centre
  12 Pearce Institute Govan
  14 Pollokshaws Burgh Hall
May       Sax Appeal
  6 Renfrew Golf Club
  7 Glasgow Grand Central Hotel
  19 Tea Dance - Southbeach Hotel, Troon
June  10  East Kilbride Dance Night
  11 1-4pm : Charity Dance Dumbarton
  24 Dance Night , Glasgow University
  25 12 Noon: Armed Forces Day, Gasgow
  25 3:30-6:30 pm : Tea Dance Band, Dunoon
  25 The Great Scottish Walk & Run Festival
July 2 Edinburgh University Graduation Ball
  4 Reidvale Tea Dance
  7 Sing Sing Swing - Clydebank Town Hall
  15 Colinton Bowling Club, Edinburgh
  16 Queens Park Pavilion, Glasgow
    Culag Lochside, Loch Lomond.
Aug 7 Vintage Tea Dance - Merchant City Festival Glasgow
  13 Colinton Bowling Club, Edinburgh ( private event)
  17 Comrie Croft, Creiff ( private event)
  19 (7:30) Sing Sing Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe 
  20 (7:30) Sing Sing Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe 
  27 Singer Bowling Club, Clydebank
Sept 11 1.30 pm Playlist for Life Tea Dance , Troon
  25 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
Oct 1 Rufflets Hotel St Andrews (private function)
  2 Tea Dance Oban
  8 Scone 50+ birthday dance
  14 1 pm Tea Dance, Plat-Form , Easterhouse
  14 7:30 pm Dinner Dance Trump Turnberry Resort
  30 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
Nov 18 Maggie's Fife Charity Ball, Glenrothes
  19 Beach Ballroom Aberdeen
  25 Sing Sing Swing! The Bridge Theatre, Glasgow
  27 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
Dec 4 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  16 Big Band Christmas Ball Lanark Memorial Hall

 

2015 events

Jan         23 - Boogie Box Jive Big Band night - Ballerup Hall East Kilbride

Feb        1 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
             14 Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow
              
 Mar       1 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
              6 - CLIC Sargent Charity Ball Marriott Hotel Glasgow
                   PMAS Dinner Radisson Hotel Glasgow
              13 - Amnesty International Charity Dance, Glasgow
              14 - The Big Band Ball - Rutherglen Town Hall
              15 - Dance International, Tea Dance, Glasgow
             
April     4 - Tea Dance- Oban
             5 - - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
             18 - 175 years of St Margaret's. Airdrie
             26 - Sax Appeal 1 - Kibble Pallace , Glasgow. Swing Sensation saxes with a programme of jazz, light classics and easy listening music.
                
May     
 Sax Appeal 2 - Kibble Pallace. Another programme of jazz, light classics and easy listening music.
              3 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow
              8 - Big Band Dance for Erskine, Glasgow
              9 - VE Day Celebrations, Comrie Perthshire.
             15 - 10:30 - Dance International Tea Dance Barmulloch
             15 - 12:30 Dance International Tea Dance - Netherton

  June 5 - East Kilbride Dance Night ( Sorry, Sold out!)
               13 - (3:30) Afternoon Tea and Dance, Dunoon ( Sorry, Sold out!)
              13 - Big Band Charity Dance - Dumbarton ( Sorry, Sold out!)
              20 - Rouken Glen Armed Forces Family Fun Day
              26 - Glasgow Jazz Festival @ Swing Ltd, Glasgow
              27 - Armed Forces Day - George Square Glasgow.

July 4 - Edinburgh University Graduation Ball - Teviot Row Edinburgh
               - Pollokshields Burgh Halls
               19 - Killearn Village Hall
               20 - Donald Dewar Leisure Centre
               21 - Springburn Leisure Centre
               25 - Tollcross International Swimming Centre
               29 - Castlemilk Sports Centre
     
August 1- Ubiquitous Chip Glasgow
                - No 10 Glasgow
              8 Historic Scotland's Celebration of the Centuries, Inverness
              9 Historic Scotland's Celebration of the Centuries, Inverness
              22 Mercure Hotel, Perth
              28 - (2:30) Sax Appeal 2105 - Swing Sensation saxes at the Fringe
              28 - (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe 
              29 - (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe

Sept    4 - Nairn Book & Arts Festival, Nairn.
                10- Sing, Sing, Swing: The Big Band Show, Rutherglen Town Hall
                12 - Playlist for Life Charity Dance, The Glen Pavilion, Dunfermline
                19 - Grand Central Hotel , Glasgow

Oct    4 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
              
Nov      1 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
                 Masquerade Ball for MacMillan Cancer. National Piping Centre ,
                 5 House for an Art Lover, Glasgow
                 6 : Big Band Dance, Fenwick14 Swing Ltd Glasgow
                 11: John Lewis, Glasgow
                 15 : BFI - Big Love Tea Dance, Dunlop
                 21 Big Band Xmas Ball Hamilton Town House
                21: Big Band Xmas Ball Hamilton Town House (http://bit.ly/hth15)
                25: St Mungo Museum, Glasgow
                30 : Tea Dance Afternoon. Motherwell Concert Hall
 
Dec  1: 2:30 pm Reidvale Community Tea Dance
             1: 5:00pm Glasgow Xmas light up event , Drygate
             2: Glasgow Xmas light up event Cowcaddens
             6- 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
             8: The Big Southside Tea Dance. Castlemilk Sports Centre.
             12 - Sing, Sing, Swing: The Big Band Show, Clydebank Town Hall
             13 - Fife Jazz Club, Queensferry Hotel
             18 - Big Band Christmas Ball , Lanark Memorial Hall
              19: Daft Friday Ball, University of Glasgow

2014 events

Jan         12 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
               18  - Glasgow Science Centre
Feb         2 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
               7- Edinburgh International Conference Centre
              14- Glenbervie House hotel , Larbert
              15 - Eskmills, Mussleburgh
              16 - Caledonian Hotel, Edinburgh
 Mar      1 - Swing Saturday, Steampunk Cafe, Glasgow
               9 - Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
              15 - The Big Band Ball - Rutherglen Town Hall
                     – Hillhead Sports Club, Glasgow
               23 - Trades Hall, Glasgow
April       6 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow
               9 - Fingask Castle, Perthshire
               11 Royal British Legion East Kilbride
               14 Steampunk Cafe, Glasgow
               19-Satellite 4, Science Fiction Convention, Crowne Plaza, Glasgow
               26 Swing Saturday, Steampunk Cafe, Glasgow
May     3- (1pm) Vintage Tea Dance - Barrowland Ballroom
              3 - Reid Hall, Forfar
              4 - (1pm) Vintage Tea Dance - Barrowland Ballroom
              4- (7:30pm) Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow
             5 - (2pm) Swing Sensation Saxes at John Lewis , Glasgow
 June     6 - East Kilbride Dementia Carers Dance Night
              21 - Big Band Charity Dance - Dumbarton
              22 - Great Scottish Walk - Armed Forces Day Event
              29 - Armed Forces Day, Glasgow
July       5 - Teviot Row Edinburgh University
              18 -Royal British Legion 1940's night, Alloa
             28 Jul- 1 Aug - Glasgow 2014 -
Dancing each day to That Swing Sensation at selected venues around Glasgow as part of this year's Commonwealth Games celebrations.
             28 - 2 pm, Easterhouse Sports Centre
             29 - Festival 2014 , Glasgow Green, Glasgow. Big Band Dance.
             31 - 2 pm Castlemilk Sports Centre
            31 - 8 pm Commonwealth Games Athletes Village
August
                1 - Glasgow 2014 Club Dance, Drumchapel
                2- Kingsknowes Hotel, Galashiels       
                7- Sentimental Journey - Swing Sensation with
                       The Three Belles at the Edinburgh Fringe
                 9 - Celebration of the Centuries, Fort George                                
                 10- Celebration of the Centuries, Fort George
                13- Lennox house, Edinburgh
                15- (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe 
                15- (2:30) - Sax Appeal from the Swing Sensation sax section
                16- (7:30) Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Fringe
                 17 - It's all about ... Vintage - big band dance, Arta, Glasgow
                 29 - Crowne Plaza, Glasgow
                 30 - Crowne Plaza, Glasgow
Sept    4 - Tea Dance, Barrhead
                7 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
                19 - Ladies against Cancer Summer Ball, Elgin
                20 - Boogie Box Jive dance night, Dumbarton
                26 - Student Charity Ball, Fairmont Hotel, St Andrews
                27 - 1920's night , Haven Holiday Park, Berwick Upon Tweed.
                28 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
Oct    4 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
                11 - Big Band Dance
                17 - GHA Tea Dance, Tollcross Seorts Centre, Glasgow
                25 - Moray Business Women's Charity Ball, Elgin
                27 - National Portrait Gallery , Edinburgh
                27 - Drury St Jazz- Ewan and the guys with a weekly jazz fix
                31 - Big band dance - Fenwick
Nov      2 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
                3 - Drury St Jazz- Ewan and the guys with a weekly jazz fix
                7 - Striclty Ball, Sheraton Hotel Edinburgh
                8 - Cumbernauld New Town Hall
                12 - John Lewis, Buchanan Galleries, Glasgow
                21 - St Margaret's Hall, Airdrie
                22 - Holy Cross Hall, Croy
                28 - Swing, Glasgow. Smooth Radio Charity Night.
                29 - Royal Hotel, Oban.
Dec     2 - Xmas Lightup ceremony , Drygate Glasgow
                3 - Xmas Lightup ceremony , Dundasvale Glasgow
                7 - 7:30pm Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
                11- Striclty Tea Dance, Motherwell Concert Hall
                19 - Daft Friday , University of Glasgow
                20 - Big Band Dance, Memorial Hall, Lanark
                21- Motherwell Concert Hall
                22 - Sax Appeal at Christmas - the saxes in John Lewis Glasgow

2013 events

January
- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
27 - The Sunday Sessions - Lunchtime Jazz at The Blythswood Hotel
February
  1 Trades House Glasgow
  3 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  9 - 1-4pm Fabulous Forties event - Kelvingrov eMuseum, Glasgow
  22 - Trades House Glasgow
  24- The Sunday Sessions - Lunchtime Jazz at The Blythswood Hotel
March
  3 Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night
  April
   
 10 - Tea Dance with A difference - The Beach Ballroom Aberdeen
May
   The Glasgow Ball Hilton Hotel Glasgow
   Bond CharityBall - Thistle Hotel Glasgow
  5 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow University Union
    June
  7 - The Ballerup Ball in aid of EK Dementia Carer3
July
 6 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night,
  - The Big Band Variety Show,
August
  - Combat Stress Charity Ball, Radisson Glasgow
3- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow University Union, Glasgow
10 - The Celebration of the Centuries
Join the band in the 1940s zone at Fort George for the biggest event in the Historic Scotland calendar
11- The Celebration of the Centuries
Join the band in the 1940s zone at Fort George for the biggest event in the Historic Scotland calendar
24 - Edinburgh Fringe Big Band SwingBig Band swing - Edinburgh Fringe
Classic Big Band at the Edinburgh Fringe.
September
7- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
October
5- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
November
2 - Childline Charity Ball, The Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen
3 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow University Union
December
1 -Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night,

2012 events

January
   8 - Big Band Dance night - Highlight Comedy Club
February
  4- Western House, Ayr
  5 - Swing Sunday- big band swing night, Walkabout Glasgow
  14 - Trades Hall, Glasgow
  29- Balbirnie House
March
  3 - Prohibition! Glasgow - Burlesque and Retro night, Glasgow
 11 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow University Union
  17 Bruce Hotel East Kilbride
  23- Fingask Castle, Rait, Perthshire
  24 - The Marcliffe, Aberdeen
  29- Glasgow Art Club
April
  
1 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow University Union
  2- Sax Appeal 1 - Kibble Palace Glasgow.
  7- Rutherglen Town Hall
  27 - The Victory Ball - Alona Hotel. Look out your forties finest!
May
  6 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night Glasgow University Union
  7- Sax Appeal 2 - A new programme of easy listening music.
  9- Edinburgh
  11 - The Ballerup Ball in aid of EK Dementia Carers (Sorry Sold Out!)
  12 - Big Band Dance Night The Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen
       - The Glasgow Ball, Hilton Hotel Glasgow.
  18 - Tea dance with a difference - Salutation Hotel, Perth
  19 - Dinner Dance, The Pavilion, Rothesay
  20 - Coronation – Celebration of a new future People's Palace, Glasgow
  25 - Crieff Hydro, Big Band.
June
  1- Alloa Jubilee Ball (Sorry Sold Out!)
  2- Erskine Big Band Fundraiser, Dumbarton (Sorry Sold Out!)
  3- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Walkabout, Glasgow
  4- Sax Appeal 3 - 7pm Kibble Palace Glasgow.
  8- Olympic torch relay - (1-5:30pm) Kelvingrove Glasgow
  18- "Memories are made of this " National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
  29 - Teviot Row, Edinburgh
  20 - Armed Forces Day, George Square, Glasgow.
July
 1 - Guinness World Record Tea dance - event. Edinburgh
15- The Big Tea Dance. Troon Concert Hall 12-4pm ( Free!)
August
5- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow University Union, Glasgow
6- Sax Appeal 4 - Kibble Palace Glasgow.
9- Tommy Talks (11:45 am) - The Saxes on Tommy Hotlgates' lunchtime comedy show at the Fringe.
9 - Edinburgh Fringe Sax Appeal (4:30 pm) :
The sax quartet appear on the Edinburgh Fringe with an hour of light classics, jazz and easy listening.
  1940's Big Band Swing Dancing11 - The Celebration of the Centuries
Join the band in the 1940s zone at Fort George for the biggest event in the Historic Scotland calendar
12- The Celebration of the Centuries
Join the band in the 1940s zone at Fort George for the biggest event in the Historic Scotland calendar
18 - Edinburgh Fringe Big Band SwingBig Band swing - Edinburgh Fringe
Classic Big Band at the Edinburgh Fringe.
25 -Jubilee Ball - A fabulous big band dance night in Ayr Town Hall
September
1- Pollok Halls, Edinburgh
2- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow
15- Teviot Row, Edinburgh
23- Apex Hotel, Dundee
28- Crowwood Hotel, Glasgow
29 - Big Band Dinner Dance, Lanark. Enjoy a superb 3 course dinner and the chance to dance the night away.
30 - Callander Jazz & Blues Festival
October
6 - Glenskirlie House.
7- Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow University Union
14 - The Sax Quartet with easy listening music in Pollok House.
19 - The Golden Era Gala - Motherwell.
20 - Roaring Twenties Ball - Thistle Hotel, Glasgow
21- Ardoe House, Aberdeen
27 - Oban Bay Hotel, Oban
28 - The Big Band Variety Show, Eastwood Theatre, Glasgow
November
4 - Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night, Glasgow University Union
8 - Piperdam Liesure Resort, Dundee
9 - Glenbervie House, Larbert
     Assembly Rooms Edinburgh
10 - 1940's Dance Edinburgh
16- Prohibition Party, Glasgow
24 - ABF The Soldiers' Charity Thanksgiving Ball Royal Scots Club, Edinburgh
30 - Sax Appeal, Easy listening music from the sax section. Mugdock Country Park
30 - Uddingston Jazz Club
December

2 - The Sunday Sessions - Lunchtime Jazz at The Blythswood Hotel
2 -Swing Sunday, Big Band Dance Night,
5- Glasgow Swing Dance Society Christmas dance
8 - Napier University , Edinburgh
9 - Big Band Dance. Fife Jazz Club. Dean Park Hotel, Kirkcaldy. (2- 5pm).
14 -The Jingle Bell Ball - Ayr Town Hall
15- Daft Friday , University of Glasgow
28- Savoy Park Hotel
29- Glasgow Loves Christmas, George Square, Glasgow

2011 events
January 25 Swing back to the 40s
January 30 Sunday Swing Big Band Dance
February 27 Sunday Swing Big Band Dance
March 31- Back to the Swing of Things
April 3 Sunday Swing Big Band Dance
April 19 Sax Appeal I
April 22 Puttin' on the Blitz
April 28 The MAD ( Make a Difference) Ball , The Byre Theatre, St Andrews
May 1Isle of Bute Jazz Festival
May 10 - Sax Appeal II
May 14 -The Sax Quartet at "A Grand Day Out
May 29 Sunday Swing Big Band Dance

June -----
June 4 - Erskine Big Band Fundraiser Dance
June 6 - Sax Appeal III - West End Festival
June 7 - 2pm -Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
June 10- Ballerup Ball
June 11 Friends of St George's 1940s dance night, Edinburgh
June 17- Kirkconnel Gala Night
June 19- Leith Festival : The Big Band Variety Show -
June 26 - Armed Forces Day Glasgow

July -----
July 2 Let's Dance - Aberdeen
July 30 - C-Change Celebration Ball , Marriot Hotel Glasgow

August -----
August 6 In the Mood 1940s Swing Night , The Corn Exchange, Edinburgh.
August 8 Sax Appeal IV
August 13 & 14 The Colossal Celebration of the Centuries - Fort George
August 26 Hamilton Town House Variety Show
August 20 Edinburgh Fringe Sax Appeal
August 27 Edinburgh Fringe Big Band Swing

September-----
• ELX 2011 - Edinburgh Lindy Exchange Ball
• Wings Appeal Big Band Dance Night -RAFA Club Prestwick
• Teviot Row Student Union Dance - Bristow Square, Edinburgh
• RAF Leuchars Airshow
• Sunday Swing Big Band Dance Night
Tickets £8:00 (over 18s only)

October -----
October 22 - The DebRA Butterfly Ball, Grand Central Hotel Glasgow
October 28 - Artists and Musicians for Mary's Meals Gala Concert.

November -----
November 6 - Big Band Dance Night, Salutation Hotel Perth
December -
1- Swing Sensation's Swinging Santas hit the streets in Drygate for their Community Christmas Lights ceremony
2- The Jingle Belle Ball , Motherwell -
3- - Prohibition! Glasgow - Burlesque and Retro night - BAAD, Glasgow
4 - Big Band Dance Night - Highlight Comedy Club
10- Christmas Tree Festival - Seasonal Sax 2-3pm - Shandwick Place, Edinburgh
16 - Daft Friday Ball - Glasgow University -
17 - Strictly Xmas -
27 - Glasgow Loves Christmas, George Square, Glasgow
31- BBC Scotland Hogmanay Show -

 

Some 2010 public events
January
3 -
The Big Stage , George Square, Glasgow
14 Viva Las Vegas: Tiger Tiger, Glassford Street, Glasgow
31- Swing Sunday Big Band Dance with That Swing Sensation - Highlight Comedy Club
February
19 Swing into Spring Tea Dance, Partick Burgh Halls.
28
- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensation Highlight Comedy Club
March
5
The MAD (Make a Difference) Ball, St Andrews
28
- Swing Sunday Big Band Dance with That Swing Sensation - Highlight Comedy Club
April
19 -
Sax Appeal I (In aid of ENABLE Scotland) - 7-8pm, Botanic Gardens Glasgow
23
The Kennedy Cupcake's 1940s birthday bash in aid of Help for Heroes.
Alona Hotel, Strathclyde Park
25- Swing Sunday Big Band Dance with That Swing Sensation
- Highlight Comedy Club
May
1 -
We'll meet again. VE Day Celebrations. People's Palace & Wintergardens, Glasgow
8- Fundraising Dance
- East Kilbride Dementia Carers Group, Ballerup Hall, East Kilbride
10
- Sax Appeal II - 7-8pm, Botanic Gardens Glasgow
30- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensatio
n - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
June
14
- Sax Appeal III - 7-8pm, Botanic Gardens Glasgow
21 - Artists for Mary's Meals -
7pm: MacGregor Fine Art Gallery, Glasgow - Thistle Sax Quartet
26 - Armed Forces Day
- 2pm George Square, Glasgow
30- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensatio
n - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
July
31 - The Glasgow Show
- Glasgow Green
August
1 - The Glasgow Show
- Glasgow Green
14 & 15 
The Colossal Celebration of the Centuries 
That Swing Sensation at Fort George for the biggest event in the Historic Scotland calendar
21
- Sax Appeal @ the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
27
- Big Band Swing Night - Edinburgh Festival Fringe
29- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensation - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
September
10 - Battle of Britan Ball - Alona Hotel Motherwell
12 - Guinness World Record Tea Dance- 12 noon - George Square, Glasgow

17 - Strictly Teviot- Student Ball , Edinburgh
18- Wings Appeal Charity Dance
October
3- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensatio
n - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
6- Tea Dance
: Palace Theatre, Kilmarnock - 10 am - Kilmarnock
6 -
Charity Gala night in aid of Mary's Meals, Hamilton Town House.
31- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensation - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
November
12 - Ballerup Ball - 
Fundraiser for the East Kilbride Dementia Carers Group
Ballerup Hall East Kilbride- Tickets>>
Cumbernauld Action Care for the Elderly (CACE) charity dance
Westerwood Hotel, Cumbernauld
25- Multrees Walk, Edinburgh - Stylish swing and festive favourites for Edinburgh's luxury shopping event 6 - 9pm
28- Swing Sunday with That Swing Sensation - 7:30pm Highlight Comedy Club
December
Swing Sensation Winter Warmers
 ( Buchanan Street & Argyle Street Glasgow)- get into the swing of Christmas as That Swing Sensation adds a bit of big band style to festive late night shopping in Glasgow's Style Mile during December
Glasgow Loves Christmas - 
The big band returns to Glasgow's George Square for its third consecutive year to add a bit of Seasonal Swing magic to Glasgow city centre.
The Sax Quartet 
appear in Glasgow's Argyle Street with a collection of festive favourites
The Jingle Ball

2008
January
25- Uddingston Jazz Club
February 8 - Milton of Campsie - Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band
March 7 - Glasgow Winter Gardens
March 14 - Glasgow Winter Gardens
March 14 - Uddingston Jazz Club (21.30hrs)
March 31- Glasgow City Chambers - The Thistle Saxophone Quartet
April 1 - Kelvingrove Art Gallery & Museum, Glasgow
April 19 - Pivo Pivo, Glasgow >>
April 26 - Pivo Pivo, Glasgow >>
May 10 - Pivo Pivo, Glasgow >>
May 24- Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band - Uddingston Cricket Club
May - Uddingston Jazz Club
June 14 - Jazz on the Lochs , Loch Katrine
June 14 - Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band - Uddingston Cricket Club
June 15 - Jazz on the Lochs, Loch Venachar (16:00hrs)
June 19 - University of Glasgow - S4X
June 22 - G66+ Festival - Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band
June 27 - Veterans' Day, Glasgow
June 28 - Pivo Pivo, Glasgow >>
July 26 - The Glasgow Show - Glasgow Green
July 27 - The Glasgow Show - Glasgow Green
August 2 - The RAF Association (RAFA) : Prestwick
August 9 - Big Band Jazz Night - Callander
August 23 - Big Band Swing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe (19:30hrs)
August 24 - Love in the Afternoon - Edinburgh Festival Fringe (14:15hrs)
September 10 - University of Glasgow - S4X
September 10 - The Thistle Quartet
October 3 - Callander Jazz and Blues Festival
October 4 -Callander Jazz and Blues Festival
October 5 - Callander Jazz and Blues Festival
October 24- Uddingston Jazz Club
October 25 - Uddingston Cricket Club - Oktober Fest- Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band
November
- Fireworks Fiesta
November 15 - Uddingston Cricket Club - Stevie's Uptown Jazz Band
November 25 - Glasgow Winterfest Tea Dance Tuesday (13:00) George Square, Glasgow
December - It's time to polish up the sleigh and hit the road again with the Swinging Santas
December 2 - Glasgow Winterfest Tea Dance Tuesday (13:00) George Square, Glasgow
December 5 - Anderston Winterfestival Celebrations, Glasgow
December 7 - Edinburgh Castle (12.30-15.30)
December 9 - Glasgow Winterfest Tea Dance Tuesday (13:00) George Square, Glasgow
December 14 - The Glasgow Santa Dash (8:15 am) George Square, Glasgow
December 14 - Stirling Castle (12.30 - 15.30)
December 15 - Christmas Light Switch-on (17.30) Townhead (Kennedy Path)
December 15 - Christmas Light Switch-on (19.30) Dundas Vale
December 16 - Glasgow Winterfest Tea Dance Tuesday (13:00) George Square, Glasgow
December 16 - Christmas Light Switch-on (16:00). Drygate, Glasgow
December 23 - Glasgow Winterfest George Square, Glasgow
December 30 - Glasgow Winterfest (The Biggest Tea Dance in the World) George Square, Glasgow

2007
May 13 RAFA tea dance Prestick
July 29, 2007 14:00 C - The Glasgow Show - Glasgow Green
August 11, 2007 13:00 C - Historic Scotland 40s weekend - Fort George
August 12, 2007 13:00 C - Historic Scotland 40s weekend - Fort George
August 23- Glasgow Rose Trials Dinner - Oran Mor
August 24 - Edinburgh Fringe
September 15 - Tour of Britain - Glasgow Green, Glasgow
September 29, Trosssachs Jazz Festival - callander
October 27, Gleneagles Hotel, Gleneagles, Scotland
November 24: 2pm Pivo Pivo, Glasgow- Harry Margolis Big Band
November 30: Anderston Winterfest, Glasgow -The Swinging Santas
December 9 - Stirling Castle - The Swinging Santas
December 16 - Edinburgh Castle - The Swinging Santas
December 22 - McGinley's , London - Ritchie 4tet

2006
Saturday May 20 & Sunday May 21, WWII weekend at Stirling Castle >>
Saturday August 12 7.30-9.30pm, Red Hot Swing at the Fringe, Edinburgh >>
Saturday August 19 2-5pm , Pivo Pivo, Glasgow >>
Saturday August 26 2.30-3.30pm, KVO Big Band at the Fringe, Edinburgh >>
Sunday September 24: Merchant City Festival, Glasgow >>
Sunday October 1: Callander Jazz and Blues Festival>>
December 2: London>>
Wednesday December 6: Glasgow: Glasgow Symphony Orchestra >>
December 12: The Big Bash, Glasgow
December 16: Charity Trad Jazz - Airdrie