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 - August 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
Thursday 27th Band PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Rugby 7.00pm to 12.00am
Friday  28th Duo The Actress & Bishop, 36 Ludgate Hill, Birmingham, B3 1EH 5.30pm to 8.00pm
Friday  28th Duo The Lazy Cow, 727 Warwick Rd, Solihull, Birmingham, B91 3DT 9.30pm to 12.00am
Saturday 29th Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 2.00pm to 4.45pm
Saturday 29th Band PRIVATE FUNCTION - Party - Birmingham 7.00pm to 12.00am
Sunday 30th Duo Henley-in-Arden Music Fest’, Memorial Hall, Warwickshire, B95 5JP 3.00pm to 4.45pm
Sunday 30th Duo PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Leamington Spa 7.00pm to 12.00am
Monday 31st Duo The Chestnut Tree, Axletree Way, Wednesbury, WS10 9QY 1.00pm to 4.00pm

GIGS - September 2015

Day Date Gig type Location Time
Thursday 3rd Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.00pm to 10.00pm
Friday 4th Duo PRIVATE FUNCTION - Wedding - Gloucestershire 8.00pm to 12.00am
Saturday 5th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm
Sunday 6th  Solo Le Truc Bar & Bistro, The Arcadian, Ladywell Walk, Birmingham, B5 4ST 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Wednesday 9th Band PRIVATE FUNCTION - Birthday Party - Palma, Mallorca, Spain  8.00pm to 12.00pm
Thursday 10th Band PRIVATE FUNCTION - Birthday Party - Palma, Mallorca, Spain  11.00pm to 1.00pm
Friday 11th Solo The New Inn, Fore St, Tywardreath, Par, Cornwall, PL24 2QP 8.00pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 12th Solo The King’s Arms, Fore St, Lostwithiel, Cornwall & Isles of Scilly, PL22 0BL 8.00pm to 11.00pm
Sunday 13th Duo Ain’t Nothin’ But, The Blues Bar, 20 Kingly St, Soho, London, W1B 5PZ 9.15pm to 11.30pm
Thursday  17th Solo The Mockingbird Taproom, 85 Watergate St, Chester, CH1 2LN 8.30pm to 10.45pm
Friday 18th Band The Telegraph, Telegraph Rd, Putney Heath, London, SW15 3TU 8.00pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 19th Duo The Farndon Boathouse, 5 Nth End, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 3SX 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Wednesday 23rd Solo The Botanist, Cheltenham House, 14-16 Temple St, Birmingham, B3 1QU 7.30pm to 9.45pm
Friday 25th Duo The College Arms, 40 London Rd, Hertford, SG13 7PW 9.00pm to 11.00pm
Saturday 26th Duo The Jam House, 3-5 St Paul’s Square, Birmingham, B3 1QU 9.30pm to 11.00pm

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