Detail from the back liner of the Double Six Quincy Jones LP, featuring rarely-seen photos from the sessions.
An autographed photo of the French Swingle Singers, 1967. Standing, L-R: Guy Pedersen, Hélène Devos, Christiane Legrand, Jean Cussac, Claudine Meunier, José Germain. Seated L-R: Joseph Neves, Daniel Humair,Ward Swingle, Jeannette Beaucomont.
Performing Luciano Berio's "A-Ronne" on British television. L-R: John Lubbock, John Potter, Ward Swingle, Carol Hall, Olive Simpson, Catherine Bott, Linda Hirst, David Beavan.
The Swingles under Jonathan Rathbone (1986-1995)
The 1991 edition of the Swingle Singers. Standing L-R: David Porter-Thomas, Helen Massey, Andrew Busher. Kneeling L-R: Jonathan Rathbone, Linda Stevens, Heather Cairncross. Seated L-R: Ben Parry, Deryn Edwards.
The Swingles under Joanna Forbes (1999-2004)
The Swingle Singers perform in Korea during the 40th anniversary tour. Mike Bradley (drums), Alexander L'Estrange (bass). L-R: Tobias Hug, Jeremy Sadler, Meinir Thomas, Johanna Marshall, Kineret Erez, Joanna Forbes, Richard Eteson, Tom Bullard. Photo courtesy Joanna Forbes L'Estrange.
Same day and venue, but without Rafferty, and MUCH less formal!
Three generations of musical directors: Joanna Forbes L'Estrange. Ward Swingle, Joanna Goldsmith-Eteson. Photo courtesy Sara Brimer.