The Ockbrook Big Band


  • Absolutely brilliant.  If I hadn’t had an invitation to this 90th Birthday Party, I would have definitely paid to see this Band!  Roger
  • Just wanted to say what a fantastic job the OBB did on Sunday.  It was exactly what we wanted.
    Terry:  Remembrance Day Concert
  • Thank you for today. The music was perfect. Everyone really enjoyed joining in.  We had a fabulous time.  Claire
  • I love Glen Miller.  This is the first time I’ve been able to dance to it live. Ockbrook was fantastic. Thank you.  Liz:  Osgathorpe Platinum Jubilee
  • Saturday’s Bash was such a huge success and the Band’s and Dee’s performances were outstanding.  The whole event was beyond all our expectations.  We thought you were all perfect and it made Our Night!  Joan and Keith
  • OBB12 “What a great night and we were so pleased that you found and played our ‘signature’ tune ‘See the pyramids along the Nile’.  Everyone was well pleased.  Cedric, on behalf of the Suez Veterans’ Association
  • OBB12 “What a fantastic evening that was!”  Gary
  • OBB8  “The band were absolutely fantastic and really made the evening such a memorable occasion:  thanks to all the members of the band for such a great performance”.  Roger
  • 8 to the bar (OBB) were excellent! A fantastic outfit who were professional on and off stage. They sounded great and really thought about our audience, reacting to what was needed. They were friendly, funny and have a huge repertoire, bringing with them a sublime  female vocalist and amazing drummer! We’d book them again.”   Keith
  • We would like to thank you all for a fantastic performance at this year’s Proms in the Park at Coalville Park on Saturday. We have received so many lovely comments about the band… it really   was a great performance. We look forward to working with you all again in the future:  Angela
  • Happy New Year to you all!.. and thanks again for playing at our wedding- you were all fantastic and thoroughly enjoyed by us and all of our guests!   Sarah and Jon
  • You were amazing! You really made the day extra special and all our guests absolutely loved you … My Dad was over the moon with what you did and at our open house on New Year’s Eve you were the talk of the table! Thank you once again:   Kate
  • Thank you again for playing a very important part in the success of the night:  The Mayor of The City of Derby
  • Another sell out for both nights. A great show, thank you:  Ashby Jazz Club at the Ashby Venture Theatre

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