The band plays jazz classics, unearthed treasures and Christmas oddities.
For a fifth year, jazz trumpeter Guy Barker and his band put a Christmas twist on swinging, soulful big band music. Clare Teal co-presents the evening and performs alongside special guests including Strictly Come Dancing lead singer Tommy Blaize, Vanessa Haynes, clarinettist Adrian Cox, Giacomo Smith and Joe Stilgoe.
In what is quickly becoming an annual tradition, big band favourite Guy Barker returns in 2020 with a swinging, soulful celebration of big band music with a Christmas twist! Guy Barker's inimitable mixture of jazz classics, unearthed treasures and Christmas oddities will put a swing in your step as the festive season kicks off. With Barker's musical mastery and illustrious guests raising the roof, Guy Barker's Big Band Christmas can convert even the grumpiest bah humbugs to the joy of Christmas. The 2020 special guest line-up will be announced in the new year!