About Us

If you’re looking for a jazz singer or a jazz band with heart, soul and great swing, you’ve come to the right place. Presenting three bands PRONTO JAZZ, PRONTO SWING & THE HOT JAZZ VAGABONDS.

All three bands are available to book for events, jazz clubs, parties and more, inside, outside, public or private!

Exciting news, THE HOT JAZZ VAGABONDS are currently planning an Autumn 2022 and Spring 23 UK Tour of their upcoming show “Paris in a Jazz Age”. Promoters and bookers look here for more details. 

Please check out our upcoming events on the RHS of the page for more details of where we are playing next.

We made a number of music videos in lockdown, and also have uploaded more recent videos here, check them out here on our youtube channel here. 

The home of a few great swing bands, led by band leader and vocalist Airlie Scott, let us help you find what you’re looking for.

Airlie Scott and her various bands and line-ups play for lindyhop, swing and balboa dance events, for functions, birthdays/weddings, at prestigious clubs, and regularly at London jazz clubs such as the Bull’s Head Barnes and more. 

Pronto Jazz, a vocal-led jazz band based in London with its heart in 40-60s jazz and swing, spiced up with soulful ballads, groovy latin standards, and just a hint of Italy!

Pronto Swing is our more vintage swing cousin, also vocal-led with a slightly earlier 30s-50s repertoire, a love of the American songbook, swing standards and the perfect vintage grooves for swing and lindyhop dancers.

The Hot Jazz Vagabonds Established London-based vagabond jazz musicians present a hot jazz sandwich of french chanson, gypsy jazz tunes, early swing, Latin tunes and exciting originals from 20s-40s, led by vocalist Airlie Scott. Our full band is a 6 piece including 2 guitars, bass, vocals, cornet and clarinet. Bookable as a duo, trio, quartet or quintet too. 

See here for more info.

We specialise in providing sophisticated jazz music for events, gigs and more.

Let us put the swing in your event!

Whether it be dance event, restaurant gig, office party, wedding reception or special birthday, let us add that extra something!

Here’s a Pronto Swing promo video, made at a special dance night at the Bedford, Balham hosted by Swingland.com.

We play music made famous by Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Jamie Cullum, Michael Buble, Doris Day, Harry Connick Junior, Nina Simone, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Van Morrison, James Taylor and many more….Listen here. See a list of some of our repertoire here.

Pronto bands are based in London but happy to travel. We cover London, Kent, Surrey, Sussex, Middlesex, Herts, Bucks, Essex, Oxfordshire, Wiltshire, Hants, Midlands, Worcestershire, and beyond…