The Swingle Singers
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1962
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The Swingle Singers are a vocal group, originally formed in 1962 in Paris, France by Ward Swingle with Anne Germain, Jeanette Baucomont, Jean Cussac, Christiane Legrand and other singers. Until 2011, the group consisted of eight voices: two sopranos, two altos, ...

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Cheek to Cheek
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Cheek to Cheek Cheek to Cheek Cheek to Cheek Cheek to Cheek
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Somebody’s Rockin’ My Dreamboat
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Somebody’s Rockin’ My Dreamboat Somebody’s Rockin’ My Dreamboat Somebody’s Rockin’ My Dreamboat Somebody’s Rockin’ My Dreamboat
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James Bond 007
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James Bond 007 James Bond 007 James Bond 007 James Bond 007
Astor Piazzolla & The Swingle Singers
Libertango
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Libertango Libertango Libertango Libertango
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Invention A Deux Voix No.1 En Ut Majeur (BWV 772)
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Invention A Deux Voix No.1 En Ut Majeur (BWV 772) Invention A Deux Voix No.1 En Ut Majeur (BWV 772) Invention A Deux Voix No.1 En Ut Majeur (BWV 772) Invention A Deux Voix No.1 En Ut Majeur (BWV 772)
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Le Marche de Limoges
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Le Marche de Limoges Le Marche de Limoges Le Marche de Limoges Le Marche de Limoges
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Bouree From English Suite No. 2
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Bouree From English Suite No. 2 Bouree From English Suite No. 2 Bouree From English Suite No. 2 Bouree From English Suite No. 2
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Narnia
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Narnia Narnia Narnia Narnia
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Couldn't Love You More
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Couldn't Love You More Couldn't Love You More Couldn't Love You More Couldn't Love You More
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Prelude and Fugue No.10 in E Minor BWV 855
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Prelude and Fugue No.10 in E Minor BWV 855 Prelude and Fugue No.10 in E Minor BWV 855 Prelude and Fugue No.10 in E Minor BWV 855 Prelude and Fugue No.10 in E Minor BWV 855
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Hiding Your Smile
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Hiding Your Smile Hiding Your Smile Hiding Your Smile Hiding Your Smile
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Romance Espagnole
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Romance Espagnole Romance Espagnole Romance Espagnole Romance Espagnole
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Fugue in G Major BWV 541
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Fugue in G Major BWV 541 Fugue in G Major BWV 541 Fugue in G Major BWV 541 Fugue in G Major BWV 541
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What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life?
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What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life? What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life? What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life? What Are You Doing For The Rest Of Your Life?
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La Cathedrale Engloutie
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La Cathedrale Engloutie La Cathedrale Engloutie La Cathedrale Engloutie La Cathedrale Engloutie
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Cries of London - VI Money, Penny come to me
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Cries of London - VI Money, Penny come to me Cries of London - VI Money, Penny come to me Cries of London - VI Money, Penny come to me Cries of London - VI Money, Penny come to me
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Full Fathom Five
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Full Fathom Five Full Fathom Five Full Fathom Five Full Fathom Five
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Badinerie From Suite No.2 BWV 1067
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Badinerie From Suite No.2 BWV 1067 Badinerie From Suite No.2 BWV 1067 Badinerie From Suite No.2 BWV 1067 Badinerie From Suite No.2 BWV 1067
Antonio Vivaldi & The Swingle Singers
Fugue from L'estro Armonico
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Fugue from L'estro Armonico Fugue from L'estro Armonico Fugue from L'estro Armonico Fugue from L'estro Armonico
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Fugue No.5 in D Major
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Fugue No.5 in D Major Fugue No.5 in D Major Fugue No.5 in D Major Fugue No.5 in D Major
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Prelude No.24
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Prelude No.24 Prelude No.24 Prelude No.24 Prelude No.24
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Adagio: Sonata No.3 in E Major BWV 1016
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Adagio: Sonata No.3 in E Major BWV 1016 Adagio: Sonata No.3 in E Major BWV 1016 Adagio: Sonata No.3 in E Major BWV 1016 Adagio: Sonata No.3 in E Major BWV 1016
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The Angel Gabriel
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The Angel Gabriel The Angel Gabriel The Angel Gabriel The Angel Gabriel
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Rondo alla turca (Piano Sonata in A Minor, K311)
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Rondo alla turca (Piano Sonata in A Minor, K311) Rondo alla turca (Piano Sonata in A Minor, K311) Rondo alla turca (Piano Sonata in A Minor, K311) Rondo alla turca (Piano Sonata in A Minor, K311)
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First Movement From Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV 1048
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First Movement From Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV 1048 First Movement From Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV 1048 First Movement From Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV 1048 First Movement From Brandenburg concerto no. 3 in G major BWV 1048
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Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
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Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
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Country Dances
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Country Dances Country Dances Country Dances Country Dances
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Swingle Ladies
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Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies
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Air from Suite No.3 (Air on a G String)
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Air from Suite No.3 (Air on a G String) Air from Suite No.3 (Air on a G String) Air from Suite No.3 (Air on a G String) Air from Suite No.3 (Air on a G String)
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In A Mist
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In A Mist In A Mist In A Mist In A Mist
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Sinfonia: III - In Ruhig Fliessender
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Sinfonia: III - In Ruhig Fliessender Sinfonia: III - In Ruhig Fliessender Sinfonia: III - In Ruhig Fliessender Sinfonia: III - In Ruhig Fliessender
Knowles/Nash/Harrell/Stewart, Girard, Nicholas & The Swingle Singers
Swingle Ladies
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Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies Swingle Ladies
Clare Wheeler & The Swingle Singers
Piper
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Piper Piper Piper Piper
Edward Randell & The Swingle Singers
Swim
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Swim Swim Swim Swim
Claude Debussy & The Swingle Singers
Suite bergamasque for piano
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Suite bergamasque for piano Suite bergamasque for piano Suite bergamasque for piano Suite bergamasque for piano
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Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue)
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Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue) Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue) Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue) Fugue in G major BWV 577 (A la Gigue)
George Frideric Handel & The Swingle Singers
Suite no. 5 in E major HWV.430 for keyboard - 1720
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Suite no. 5 in E major HWV.430 for keyboard - 1720 Suite no. 5 in E major HWV.430 for keyboard - 1720 Suite no. 5 in E major HWV.430 for keyboard - 1720 Suite no. 5 in E major HWV.430 for keyboard - 1720
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Biography

The Swingle Singers are a vocal group, originally formed in 1962 in Paris, France by Ward Swingle with Anne Germain, Jeanette Baucomont, Jean Cussac, Christiane Legrand and other singers.

Until 2011, the group consisted of eight voices: two sopranos, two altos, two tenors and two basses. The French group performed and recorded typically with only a double bass and drums as accompaniment. The current group performs primarily a cappella. In 1973, the original French group disbanded and Ward Swingle moved to London and recruited all new members who debuted as Swingle II.

The group later performed and recorded under the name The Swingles and then, The New Swingle Singers and eventually, simply, The Swingle Singers. Since the London group's incarnation, the group has never disbanded. As individual members have left the group, the remaining members have held auditions for replacements.

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