ABOUT


Dino Baptiste is a highly energetic pianist, vocalist and entertainer from London UK. Now residing in Birmingham, Dino has strong links to Blues, Boogie Woogie & Rock & Roll as well as performing mainstream classics & current cover songs. His influences revolve around three idols since a teenager - Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis & Ray Charles. Here, Dino has seen each one a legend, perform with such showmanship and charm that has reflected in his own performance. Demonstrating a wealth of professional experience covering a 25-year period since 1989, Dino currently showcases over 270 live shows per year including specialised Blues and Boogie Woogie concerts and residency gigs at various club, pub and restaurant venues throughout the UK and abroad. He performs with flexibility and diversity, offering high quality entertainment for every type of gig including private functions from weddings to birthday parties and corporate events.
Dino comes equipped with his own Roland digital stage piano, fully updated Yamaha sound system, lights and music playback via an iPod to ensure a professional production and performance of the highest standard. Dino can provide his own unique style of entertainment in various formats from soloist to duo, trio or a full 5-piece band.
Fully mobile, his popularity takes him all over the UK and worldwide where he is a regular performer at some of the most prestigious international music events. An extremely talented musician, Dino Baptiste continues to maintain a very original and dynamic level of entertainment, commanding a truly remarkable and enthusiastic connection with his audience, but with a serious element of “jamming - sealed with some downright tongue & cheek boldness."
To purchase Dino's featured album "Two Timing Lover Boy" on iTunes, click the icon below.

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GIGS - February 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
20th Friday Band Dana Gillespie, da Scalzo Italian R’strnt, 2 Elizabeth St, London, SW1W 9RB 7.30pm to 10.30pm
21st Saturday Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
27th Friday Solo The Lamplighter, 42 Rother Street, Startford Upon Avon, CV37 6LP 8.30pm to 11.00pm
28th Saturday Solo PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Staffordshire 6.00pm to 8.30pm
28th Saturday Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm

GIGS - March 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
1st  Sunday Solo The Ashmore Inn, Griffiths Drive, Wolverhampton, WV11 2LJ 4.00pm to 6.00pm
6th Friday Duo Tickled Ivory Piano Bar, Tempus Crt, Onslow St, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SS 10.00pm to 1.30am
7th Saturday Duo The Lazy Cow, Bridgefoot, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warkwickshire, CV37 6YY 9.00pm to 12.00am
12th Thursday Solo The Mockingbird Taproom, 85 Watergate St, Chester, CH1 2LN 8.30pm to 10.45pm
13th Friday Duo The Lazy Cow, 727 Warwick Rd, Solihull, Birmingham, B91 3DA 9.30pm to 12.00am
14th Saturday Duo Tickled Ivory Piano Bar, Tempus Crt, Onslow St, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SS 10.00pm to 1.30am
15th Sunday Solo The Hawthornes, Birmingham Road, West Bromwich, B71 4LF 3.00pm to 5.00pm
15th Sunday Duo Ain’t Nothin’ But, The Blues Bar, 20 Kingly St, Soho, London, W1B 5PZ 9.15pm to 11.30pm
17th Tuesday Duo Tickled Ivory Piano Bar, Tempus Crt, Onslow St, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SS 10.00pm to 1.30am
19th Thursday Solo O’Neill’s Bar, Broad St, Birmingham, B1 2HG 9.00pm to 11.00pm
20th Friday Duo da Scalzo Italian Restaurant, 2 Elizabeth Street, London, SW1W 9RB 7.30pm to 10.30pm
21st Saturday Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
22nd Sunday Solo The Farndon Boathouse, 5 North End, Newark, Notts, Ng24 3SX 7.30pm to 10.00pm
27th Friday Duo Pomeroy’s Bistro, 48 Station Road, Kenilworth, CV8 1JD 8.30pm to 11.00pm
28th Saturday Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm

 


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Jam House, Birmingham
Jam House, Birmingham
Jam House, Birmingham
Jam House, Birmingham
Jam House, Birmingham
St Paul's Square, Birmingham
St Paul's Square, Birmingham
St Paul's Square, Birmingham
Stanbrook Abbey, Worcester
Stanbrook Abbey, Worcester
(Video) Mount Gay Blues Festival, Bequia, St Vincent
(Video) Mustique Blues Festival, St Vincent, ft. Mick Jagger