Matthew Ford is widely regarded as the finest big band singer in the UK, performing for five years with the award winning Syd Lawrence Orchestra. In 2011 Matthew made his BBC Proms debut with the Grammy nominated John Wilson Orchestra in Hooray For Hollywood, which has been broadcast many times on BBC TV. Matthew and his four piece Swing Legends band perform the songs of Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Tony Bennett, Matt Monro and many more of the great singers. Perfect for fans of swing, standards, The Great American Songbook and music of the Rat Pack, the show includes well known songs such as 'Mack The Knife', 'Portrait Of My Love' and 'For Once In My Life'.
"Matthew has it all – the voice, the style and the personality which makes him the 21st Century successor to the likes of Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett" BBC RADIO 2