Jazz & Soul Bands Present: Beiswing

Both bands are available for public and private functions.

Email nhughes@robertsmyth.tgacademy.org.uk for more information.

Following the Robert Smyth Academy Jazz and Soul Bands’ visit to China they were inspired to record a new CD: Beiswing. The bands’ third album contains 12 tracks of soul and jazz classics, including 10 tracks not on the previous CDs. Below you can listen to samples from Beiswing. To order a copy, contact school reception or ABC Music Market Harborough. The CD is £10 (or £11 with delivery).
Beiswing cover art

Cantaloupe Island

I Got You (I Feel Good)

Soul Man




You Can Leave Your Hat On

Full track listing

1. I Got You (I Feel Good)
James Brown (1965), arr. Louise Dorrian
2. Don’t Say a Word
Liam Wade (2010), arr. Soul Patrol
3. Tequila
Chuck Rio (1958), arr. Paul Lavender
4. Birdland
Josef Zawinul (1977), arr. Michael Sweeney
5. Think
Aretha Franklin/Ted White (1968), arr. Helle Petersen
6. Lady Marmalade
Bob Crewe/Kenny Nolan (1974), arr. Louise Dorrian
7. El Gato Gordo
Roy Phillippe (1998)
8. Splanky
Neil Hefti (1957), arr. London Orchestrations
9. You Can Leave Your Hat On
Randy Newman (1972), arr. Dave Tanner
10. Cantaloupe Island
Herbie Hancock (1964), arr. Mike Kamuf
11. Superstition
Stevie Wonder (1972), arr. Leslie Vinall
12. Soul Man
Isaac Hayes/David Porter (1967), arr. Dave Tanner