• Biggles Big Band
    Taking you to the swing era
    Book now
  • Biggles Big Band
    Swinging since 1985
    Check our calendar
  • Biggles Big Band
    On tour in Thailand
    Read more
  • Biggles Big Band
    Every monday night in Cafe Casablanca
    Read more

Our story

The Biggles Big Band is a 25-piece jazz orchestra from Amsterdam conducted by Mr Adrie Braat. The orchestra consists of 4 trumpets, 4 trombones, 5 saxophones, guitar, piano, acoustic bass, drums and vocalist Clara Bakker. An extra string quartet consisting of 2 violins, viola and cello adds a sensational musical experience. Let the Biggles take you to the swing era with magical sounds of Glenn Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie, Duke Ellington and jazz singers like Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin.

Upcoming concerts

Saturday 1 February

Workshop Udon Museum

Udon National Museum, Udon Thani

Sunday 2 February

Jazz @ The Museum

Udon National Museum, Udon Thani

Monday 3 February

Workshop @ local school

Nakhon Phanom, Nakhon Phanom

Wednesday 5 February

Workshop Ubon Ratchatani University

Ubon Ratchatani, Ubon Ratchatani

Thursday 6 February

Workshop @ Sisaengtham school

Solor Monk Primary School, Ubon Ratchathani

Thursday 6 February

Concert @ Sirindhorn Dam

Sirindhorn Dam, Sirindhorn Dam

Saturday 8 February

Concert @ Chiang Rai Heritage Hotel

The Heritage Chiangrai, Chiangrai

Sunday 9 February

Concert @ Holiday Inn Chiang Mai

Holiday Inn, Chiang Mai

Wednesday 12 February

Workshop @ Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music

Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music, Bangkok

Thursday 13 February

Concert @ Bar Su Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit

Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok

Friday 14 February

Concert @ Grand Centara Beach Resort

Grand Centara Hotel, Hua Hin

Thailand Tour

The Biggles Big Band has been on tour to Thailand for six times. It has played throughout Thailand at Jazz festivals, luxury hotels and the Dutch Embassy. By playing a combination of swing era music and composition from His Late Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the Biggles has become a national phenomenon.

Get in Touch

Do you have a booking enquiry or are you interested in more information?