The Quartet

The quartet is the most-requested format for the band. As always, it features the incomparable Brad Leaver on vocals, backed by a world-class piano trio led by Ian Macrae, with Paul Hudson on drums and Jack Thorncraft on double bass. The quartet is suitable for a huge range of events from an intimate dinner with a dozen close friends all the way up to 1000 guests for a corporate dinner.

We have performed for events and corporate clients such as Rio Tinto, Nokia International, Jupiter’s Casino, KPMG Accountants, Mercedes Benz, The Indy Ball supporting INXS, AUDI, The Australian institute of Company Directors, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, Deacons Lawyers, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, Singapore Airlines, Executive Round Table, Treasury Casino, The Jaguar Concours d’Élégance, Hyatt Sanctuary Cove, Queensland Winter Racing Carnival, St Andrews Heart Institute, Suncorp, Taborp Casinos, Tattersalls Club, The Brisbane Club, The University of Melbourne, UQ Law Society, Warner Bros Theme Parks and many more.

Swing Central has held long-term residencies and performed at Brisbane and Gold Coast venues such as Cloudland, Uber Night Club, Zuri, Viva Nightclub, The Press Club, Aurora’s, The Atrium Bar Jupiters Casino, and Room 81 the Sofitel Broadbeach.

The band has entertained guests at over 500 weddings at such venues as Plazzo Versace Gold Coast, The Sheraton Mirage Gold Coast, Thala Beach Lodge Port Douglas, The Stamford Plaza, The Hyatt Sanctuary cove, The Brisbane Hilton, Customs House, Hayman Island Resort, The Mariott Surfer Paradise, Brisbane Sofitel, The Gallery of Modern Art, The Villa, Hope Island Golf course, The Hyatt Coolum, Hillstone St Lucia, Restaurant II, Gianni’s Portside, Bretts Wharf, Sirromet winery, beach wedding at North Stradbroke Island and Ray’s at Watigo’s Byron Bay.