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Photograph: Kirsty Dixon Photography

The Apollo Big Band

During 2024 the Apollo Big Band will be
presenting several shows
at The Sutton Hall, Stockcross

and at other venues (tbc)


Friday 1st March at 8pm

The Apollo Big Band with

Simon Currie

We are fortunate to be joined by one of the country's best known saxophonist. Simon has toured extensively including world wide tours with the icon Paul Jones.

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This will be a great evening of Big Band music including many well known favourites of the genre plus some more recent compositions and arrangements such as those by Gordon Goodwin.

The Apollo Big Band will support Simon Currie who is, perhaps best known for playing with the Manfreds and Paul Jones for 20+ years. But Simon has a wonderful  pedigree having played with great artists such as Peggy Lee, Brook Benton, George Benson and groups including The Four Tops, The Temptations and many more. A great evening in prospect!

  • DATES FOR 2024
  • details to be confirmed
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  • Jazz@Stockcross Friday 1st March
  • with Simon Currie
  • Jazz@Stockcross Friday 3rd May
  • with the fabulous
  • Steph Richardson
  • Jazz@Stockcross Friday 5th July
  • Jazz@Stockcross Friday 1st Nov
  • Jazz@Stockcross Friday 13 Dec
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Jazz at Stockcross is at

The Sutton Hall, Church Rd Stockcross,

Nr Newbury. Click for map

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The Apollo Big Band was established in 2001


The Apollo Big Band in a relaxed mood.


The Apollo Big Band is Available for functions and concerts.


From Basie and Miller to Jools Holland and Michael Bublé and Paloma Faith the Apollo Big Band swings with the sounds of the big band era while taking the best from more modern writers and singers such as Gordon Goodwin. Based in Stockcross near Newbury the band can be seen regularly performing in public, keeping alive the big band sound with originals as well as more contemporary arrangements of modern favourite from the Beatles and Dua Lipa.

The Apollo Big Band provides fantastic sounds and singers for concerts, weddings and all public and private functions whether concerts, dances or a mixture of these.. We can organise a show, dance or concert to meet your needs.

If you would like hire the band or would like more information please visit our Contact page.

The Apollo Big Band VIDEOS click here

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