About Mark Porter
One of the UK’s most respected and sought after Big Band and Ballad singers, a personal interpretation of the golden age of song made famous by the likes of Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack to Britain’s own Matt Monro.
Mark Porter Performs in his own style the great songs from the swing era, along with some of the worlds best loved ballads, a top class entertainer, Mark has appeared all over the world in theatres, on cruise ships and hotels, for public and private shows including special occasions for HM Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, Diana Princess of Wales and three United States Presidents.
Mark is available solo with tracks, or a band line up from trio to a full 14 piece big band.
Mark Porter Testimonials
Mark was the icing on the cake at our special evening, has has an easy manner and was very sociable with our guests, the song choice and delivery was first class!!!
Carole Maidment, East Sussex
Mark was absolutely fantastic and everyone loved him. He surpassed all our expectations with his superb singing. He connected with our guests and the consumate professional, Worth every penny. Five Stars!!!
Stephen Hayward, Worcester.
Sample Set List
Fly Me To The Moon
New York New York
The Way You Look Tonight
Mack The Knife
Aint That A Kick In The Head
Bye Bye Blackbird
Come Fly With Me
The Nearness Of You
For Once In My Life
Portait Of My Love
From Russia With Love
On Days Like These
The Way We Were
Nice N Easy
Ive Got You Under My Skin
Tom Jones Medley, Help Yourself
Deliliah, Not Unusual
Bad Bad Leroy Brown
I Left My Heart In Sanfrancisco
Ive Got The World On A String
You Don’t Know Me
Birth Of The Blues
Lets Face The Music And Dance,
This Is The Moment
Up On The Roof
Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.
Solo with Tracks (1 x 60 Minute)
Mark with 7 Piece Band (2 x 45 Minute)
Mark with Big Band (2 x 45 Minute)
Q: Does Mark take requests?
A: Absolutely! Given enough notice, Mark can learn some of your favourite numbers.
Q: Does Mark provide PA?
A: Yes PA provided
Q: Can Mark provide background music in between sets?
A: Yes! ipod music is available
Q: Does Mark work outdoors?
A: Only in a covered area
Q: Will Mark and musicians require refreshments?
A: Not necessary but always welcome
Q: Are changing rooms required?
A: Where possible yes.