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Hazaar performing Hava Nagila
Der Heyser Bulgar
Lively, energetic folk music from the Balkans and beyond. The #1 klezmer party band in the South West!
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Booked for an Encore gig with less than 24 hours’ notice
This act has been working with Encore for over 4 years
Klezmer, Balkan, Folk, World music, Greek music, Jewish music, Ceilidh, Folk rock
Hazaar's Song list
Long Live The Nigun
B Minor Bulgar
Vu Bist Du Geveyn var Prohibishn
A Nackt In Gan Eden
Erev shel Shoshanim
Der Heyser Bulgar
Noch Der Khupe
Freylechs From Podoloy
Lebedek Un Freylech
Cigani Ljubiat Pesnji
The Happy Nigun
La Rosa Enflorece
Life Is A Miracle
Wallace and Gromit
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Our clients love that we appeal to all ages. Our set is fun and guaranteed to get a full dance floor.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
We have performed at a wide range of venues and festivals. Barns, yurts, The Phoenix in Exeter, The Marine Theatre Lyme Regis, manor houses across the UK.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
We have been influenced by artists such as Goran Bregović , Emir Kusterica, Frank London, Gorgol Bordello, Django Reinhardt to say the least
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
The most high profile gig we have played was most probably Beautiful Days festival alongside acts such as the Levellers, Jimmy Cliff, Bellowhead, Tinarawen. We have also performed at more obscure events with celebrities in attendance such as private exhibitions and weddings.
Do you have different line-up options?
Our line up is Guitar, Clarinet, Drums, Flute, Violin and Double Bass. We are able to provide a smaller combo for more intimate/acoustic events. For the full Hazaar sound we recommend the full 6 piece band.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
We always try our best to be flexible and ensure your event runs smoothly. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event please let us know. We understand timings can change and speeches etc can over run, this is understandable and we will accommodate you needs with some leeway.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Absolutely. We offer this service for free and can provide our own playlist or use one of yours, whichever is preferable.
How much time do you need to set up?
We require 1 hour if a PA is being used, 30 minutes if completely acoustic without amplification.
Can you roam around while you perform?
We have been known to roam freely! We can do this acoustically. For the 6 piece band we would stop and play a song, if a smaller combination of instrumentation we can play and walk...
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event.
Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?
Our PA system is included in our quote. We usually require an hour to set up for an amplified set.
Can you learn song requests before the event?
We can learn a song for a first dance and are happy to do so. For this there is a fee of £30 to take into account the additional rehearsal time needed.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
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Interval Music6 musicians
We can provide recorded music to keep your guests entertained during a break and before the performance begins. this service is free.
First Dance6 musicians
We love playing as the couples take their first dance together. We can learn a favourite song.
Drinks reception6 musicians
Two performances of up to 45 mins each during your drinks reception
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