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 - April 2016

Day Date Gig Type Location Time
Friday 22nd Solo PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Shropshire 5.00pm to 12.00am
Saturday 23rd Trio PRIVATE FUNCTION - 40th Birthday Party - Newcastle 8.00pm to 11.30pm
Thursday 28th Solo Pitcher & Piano, Unitarian Church, High Pavement, Nottingham, NG1 1HN 8.30pm to 10.30pm
Friday 29th Trio PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Leamington Spa, Warwickshire 8.00pm to 12.00am
Saturday 30th Band Dana Gillespie & The London Blues Band - Honky Tonk Club, Dendermonde, Belgium  8.00pm to 12.00pm

GIGS - May 2016

Day Date Gig Type Location Time
Sunday 1st Band Dana Gillespie & The London Blues Band - Honky Tonk Club, Dendermonde, Belgium 8.00pm to 12.00am
Tuesday 3rd Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Wednesday 4th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple Street, Birmingham, B2 5BG 7.30pm to 9.45pm
Thursday 5th Duo Chameleon Bar, 1 Victoria Square, Hill Street, Birmingham, B1 1BD 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Friday 6th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 7th Band Dana Gillespie & The London Blues Band, Posk, 238-246 King St, London, W6 0RF 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Sunday 8th Duo Ain’t Nothin’ But, The Blues Bar, 20 Kingly Street, Soho, London, W1B 5PZ 9.15pm to 11.30pm
Friday 13th Band Manhattan Suite, 1-4 Broadway Plaza, 220 Ladywood Middleway, Birmingham, B16 8LP 9.00pm to 11.30pm
Saturday 14th Band PRIVATE FUNCTION - Private Party - Guildford, Surrey 8.00pm to 12.00am
Sunday 15th  Solo The Farndon Boathouse, 5 Nth End, Newark-on-Trent, Newark, Notts, NG24 3SX 7.30pm to 10.00pm
Tuesday 17th Duo Kokomo Bar, Weymead House, Millbrook, Guilford, Surrey, GU1 3YA 9.00pm to 11.30pm
Wednesday 18th Solo The Lamplighter, 42 Rother Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6LP 9.00pm 11.00pm
Thursday 19th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.00pm to 10.15pm
Friday 20th Duo The Trigger Pond, 33 Bicester Road, Bucknell, Bicester, Oxon, OX27 7NE 8.00pm to 11.30pm
Saturday 21st Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Friday 27th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 28th Duo Kokomo Bar, Weymead House, Millbrook, Guilford, Surrey, GU1 3YA 9.00pm to 11.30pm
Sunday 29th Duo The Forest Hotel, 25 Station Approach, Dorridge, Solihull, Birmingham, B93 8JA 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Monday 30th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple Street, Birmingham, B2 5BG 2.00pm to 4.45pm

GALLERY

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