Project Description

Syd Lawrence founded his famous swing orchestra in Manchester in 1967 to play the great swing music he loved.

The band proved to be a resounding hit, and was soon touring the country and became a regular on television appearing on The Morecombe & Wise and the Les Dawson shows a tradition kept alive by Chris Dean when the orchestra recently

Featured on Len Goodman’s BBC4 show

For bookings please contact Paul Ripley direct by emailing