Musical Director : Alan Norris 
(Telephone: 01354 461914)

Secretary : Scott Chapman 
(Telephone: 01553 765860 or 0777 560 8460)

E-mail : info@alannorrisbigband.co.uk


(Formed in 1993)

Alan Norris

Alan Norris
Musical Director

The Alan Norris Big Band is an exciting band based in March, Cambridgeshire.

The band has a traditional line up of: 5 Saxophones,4 Trumpets,4 Trombones,4 Rhythm,and 2 vocalists (Claire Colton and Tom Melvin). We carry our own sound equipment and have our own sound engineer.

The band can play the traditional big band repertoire including Glenn Miller, Stan Kenton, Buddy Rich, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman,etc or, befitting the occasion they can also play a selection of pop and rock and roll numbers. The vocal arrangements include songs recorded by Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Ella Fitzgerald and Peggy Lee to name but a few.

We also cover charts by such modern composers/arrangers as Gordon Goodwin, Frank Mantooth, John LaBabera etc.

The Band is available for Dances,Weddings,Concerts, Fund Raising Events, Corporate Functions, Parties, Festivals,or any other event you may be planning. Please phone and talk to us about your event. Although based in Cambridgeshire, the band is willing to travel.


Claire Colton

Claire Colton


For enquiries please contact:

Musical Director - Alan Norris
Tel: 01354 461914
email: alan.1.norris@btinternet.com

Band Secretary: Scott Chapman
Tel: 01553 765860
Mobile: 07775 608460
email: scott.chapman@flugelplayer.co.uk

Audio Recordings

Groovin' Hard


Saturday 18th May 2019 Concert. Christchurch Community Centre. Doors open at 19:00 concert start at 19:30 Tickets £7.50 on the door.

Saturday 6th July 2019 Concert. Bowls Club. Heacham. Doors open at 18:15 and concert start at 19:30 Tickets £8.00 on the door.

Sunday 27th October 2019 Jazz Club Christchurch Community Centre. Concert start at 12:30 Tickets are £6.50 on the door (Bar & snacks available)

Friday 27th December 2019 Xmas Carols & Music, BRAZA Club, March. Start at 19:00 Free entry.


There are currently no vacancies

In the first instance please contact either Scott Chapman, Secretary on 01553 765 860 or Alan Norris, Musical Director on 01354 461 914.