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 - June 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
Sunday 21st Duo Sidewalk Bar, 125 Hurst St, Birmingham, B5 6SE 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Friday 26th Duo The Lazy Cow, 727 Warwick Road, Solihull, B91 3DA 9.30pm to 12.00am
Saturday 27th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Sunday 28th Solo The Ned Ludd, 27 Friar Lane, Nottingham, NG1 6DA 5.00pm to 7.00pm
Sunday 28th Solo Copper Bar, 21-23 Central Avenue, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 5GQ 7.30pm to 9.00pm

GIGS - July 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
Wednesday 1st Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 7.30pm to 9.45pm
Friday 3rd Duo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.00pm to 12.00am
Saturday 4th Duo PRIVATE FUNCTION - Charity Event - Merry Hill, Dudley 8.00pm to 12.00am
Sunday 5th Band Dana Gillespie, The 606 Club, 90 Lots Road, Chelsea, London, SW10 0QD 8.30pm to 11.30pm
Thursday 9th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.00pm to 10.30pm
Friday 10th  Band PRIVATE EVENT - Dinner & Dance Ball - Ross-on-Wye 7.00pm to 12.00am
Saturday 11th Duo PRIVATE EVENT - Wedding - The New Forest 7.00pm to 12.00am
Sunday 12th Solo The Ashmore Inn, Griffiths Drive, Wolverhampton, WV11 2LJ 4.00pm to 6.00pm
Wednesday 15th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 7.30pm to 9.45pm
Thursday 16th Duo PRIVATE EVENT - Blues Party - Dana Gillespie - London 7.00pm to 12.00am
Friday 17th Trio da Scalzo Italian Restaurant, 2a Elizabeth St, Victoria, London, SW1W 9RB 7.00pm to 10.00pm
Saturday 18th Duo PRIVATE EVENT - 80th Birthday Party - Cleethorpes Cricket Club 7.00pm to 12.00am
Sunday 19th Duo Ain’t Nothin’ But, The Blues Bar, 20 Kingly St, Soho, London, W1B 5PZ 9.15pm to 11.30pm
Wednesday 22nd Band PRIVATE EVENT - The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 8.00pm to 12.00am
Thursday 23rd Solo The Mockingbird Taproom, 85 Watergate St, Chester, CH1 2LN 8.30pm to 10.45pm
Friday 24th Duo Pomeroy’s Bistro, 48 Station Road, Kenilworth, CV8 1JD 8.30pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 25th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 2.00pm to 4.45pm
Saturday 25th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Sunday 26th Band PRIVATE EVENT - Wedding - Stratford-upon-Avon 7.00pm to 12.00am
Wednesday 29th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 7.30pm to 9.45pm
Friday 31st Duo Tickled Ivory Piano Bar, Tempus Crt, Onslow St, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4SS 10.00pm to 1.30am

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