Tenor Saxophonist

Joon Laban-Mitchell

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About Joon

Ambient jazz for that special occasion
Tenor Saxophonist
Bedford
Public liability insurance of £10 million

With Moon in Joon you can hear the expressive, rich sounds of the tenor saxophone for a chilled, ambient atmosphere and enjoy upbeat toe tapping numbers also played on the more lyrical alto and clarinet. I am home-counties and London based and will travel. Provide my own PA, speakers, microphones and live instrumentational backing tracks for the occasion. Solo saxophone/clarinet performer, accompanied with real instrumental backing. Playing some of the best traditional jazz, big band, Latin and modern classics. From some of the greats like Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, George Gershwin, Duke Ellington, Cole Porter, Dizzy Gillespie, Charlie Parker, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Henry Mancini, Burt Bacharach, Joao Gilberto to name a few. Create that smooth jazz ambience for intimate surroundings, a cocktail nibbles mingle, wedding reception, parties, community events and corporate functions. Joon is a tenor, alto sax player predominately. Years of experience playing live in function bands - soul, blues, rock n roll, ska, brass ensembles and jazz amongst others...Practical and Music Theory qualified at distinction level. Joon also writes and records many of her own compositions. Joon is also available for depping, session and recording work as well as private tuition.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
I own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Latin jazz, Ragtime, Swing, Easy listening, Light music, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Funk rock, Funk, Disco, Covers, Hip Hop, Motown, R&B, Vintage, Tribute, Soul, Rock, Glam rock, Classic rock, Punk rock, Indie, Afrobeat, Bossa nova, Cuban music, Latin, Reggae, Salsa, Samba, Ska, Dixieland
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Instruments:
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Fluent improviser, Community music worker, Instrumental teaching
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Song list

*Someone to watch over me
*I've got rhythm
*Summertime
*Beyond the sea
*Cry me a river
*The look of love
*Doralice
*Oye coma va
*Agua de beber
*Watermelon man
*Tequila
*Pink panther theme
*Say a little prayer
*Sir Duke
*Anything goes
*Fly me to the moon
*Girl from Ipanema
*My favourite things
*My little suede shoes
*Lover man
*Work song
*Night in Tunisia
*St Thomas
*Take five
*In a sentimental mood
*On the street where you live
*Moon river
and many more...

Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£100
Up to 1 hour£160
Up to 2 hours£250
Up to 3 hours£350

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Kelly C, 1 year ago

"Joon played at our Christmas Fayre. The choice of music fit with our theme and our staff/residents and visitors enjoyed listening to some Christmas classics". Hamberley Grove, Caddington

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Christine R, 2 years ago

Joon played her saxophone at my friends birthday on Saturday 8th September and she was amazing. Everyone enjoyed the music and she was very professional. I highly recommend her at any party or wedding. Mrs C Redfern Derbyshire

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