Having both studied music and theatre at UK Universities we know a thing or two about singing swing and delivering an entertaining performance.
We add a modern twist to the classic swing melodies bringing them and your party right up to date with effortless charm and witty banter.
Approachable and friendly we'll make your guests feel special and remember your party for a long time.
Daniel Murphy is 34 years old and is from Preston in Lancashire. Dan has been a primary school teacher for 9 years and now works within a special school. Although he loves his job, he is very passionate about singing and performing. Dan studied at Lancaster University achieving his BA (Hons) in Music and Educational Studies (2:1). Whilst studying, Dan performed many times with the choir and as a solo, touring across Europe and it was during this time that Dan fine-tuned his flair for harmonies and performance.
Joseph Appleton makes the other half of the Brothers of Swing; he is 30 years old and from St. Annes, near Blackpool. Joe is a singing tutor and musical theatre director (Clifton Academy, St. Annes), so when he’s not singing with Brothers of Swing, he is teaching others how to do so. Joe studied at The University of Central Lancashire achieving his BA (Hons) in Musical Theatre (2:1). During his time at university, Joe was a bass in The University of Central Lancashire’s chamber choir – with the choir going on to win BBC Adult Choir of the year 2010.
James is based in Lytham St.Annes. He has been performing on and off for over 20 years. James has performed across Lancashire with bands over the years. He has made a number of solo performances at large corporate events and sung at the NEC in Birmingham. His voice is adaptable to many genres and extremely suited to Rock 'n' Roll, Pop, Jazz and Musical Theatre. It is this flexibly that he uses to sing popular UK top hits!
Over the last 12 years, James has worked all over the UK as an entertainer. He first appeared on BBC radio Merseyside when he was 11 years old. At 18, James was picked from 100s of hopeful applicants to become a blue coat entertainer for Pontins. For the last eight years , James had performed as a solo entertainer, and with his band 'Ska Face' all over the UK. Performing at events such as the British Grand Prix, and to crowds of over 2500 at Blackpool winter gardens , James has the experience to make sure any crowd has a great night.