Calypso Moon

Calypso Moon are a collective of experienced and talented musicians fronted by the fantastically charismatic vocalist Eleanor Dattani. They play a cocktail of vintage swing and calypso that guarantees to put a smile on your face and get your toes tapping! Full of joy with a touch of romance so put your glad rags on for a light-hearted foray into a bygone era. They perform all the classics from artists such as Harry Belafonte, Ella Fitzgerald, Blind Blake, Dean Martin the list is endless, alongside their own exciting arrangements of other swing, calypso and Latin songs. Their set is quirky and fun with a tropical flavour that guarantees to get people of all ages up and dancing. A perfect opportunity to try your best lindy-hop moves!

Line Up Options - 5-piece Band: Vocals, Ukulele, Clarinet, Saxophone, Flute, Double Bass, Congas & Drum kit. They can also perform as a 2, 3 or 4 piece outfit, tailored to your specific needs and style of event. Calypso Moon are also happy to perform a bespoke arrangement & performance of your first dance/ wedding ceremony entrance, subject to timescales & the song suiting their vocal.

Show Options

1 x 60 mins

2 x 45 mins (up to a maximum of 2 hours if required) 

Media

  • My Baby Just Cares for Me – Nina Simone 
  • Picture of a Moon – The Ladybugs
  • Paper Moon – Ella Fitzgerald
  • No Moon at All – Ella Fitzgerald 
  • Guilty – Al Bowlly
  • Tick-a-Tee Tick-a-tay- Dean Martin
  • When I get low I get high – Ella Fitzgerald
  • I love Paris – Frank Sinatara
  • Take Another Guess – Ella Fitzgerald
  • Happy Talk – Ella Fitzgerald 
  • Bie Mir Bist du Schoen – Andrews Sisters
  • Rum and Coca Cola – Andrews Sisters
  • Don’t Touch me Tomatoes – Josephine Baker 
  • Gin and Coconut Water – Blind Blake the the Victoria Hotel Calypsonians 
  • Angelina – Harry Belafonte
  • Abertina – Calypso Rose
  • I do adore her – Harry Belafonte
  • My Lima Beans – George Symonette 
  • Sly Mongoose – Lord Invader
  • Jamaica Farewell – Harry Belafonte
  • Naughty Little Flea – Miriam Makeba 
  • Under the sea –  from The Little Mermaid, Disney  
  • One More Dance – Miriam Makeba 
  • Malaika – Miriam Makeba 
  • Moon of Manakoora – Janet Seidel 
  • Tu si sabes – Natalia LaFourcade
  • Sway – Dean Martin
  • Mambo Italiano – Dean Martin