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Shari & The Orchestra Of Jazz & Soul

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About Shari & The Orchestra Of Jazz & Soul

Function band
London
Public liability insurance of £1000000 million
Lush and brilliant jazz keys, atmospheric basslines, sweet jazz guitar and brass; all play and intertwine with Shari's soulful voice.

Based in London and available throughout the UK and Europe, Shari & The Orchestra Of Jazz & Soul provide the perfect live entertainment for all styles of event including corporate functions, weddings, parties, celebrations, breakfast or drinks receptions and bar events. Shari and her band bring a variety of covers, standards and original tunes by day or by night to ensure your function is nothing short of super sizzling, spectacular and simply spot on. Whether you want your guests up and dancing, seated and singing along or simply basking in the warmth of mellow background music whilst dining, this band will always bring that special, classic touch through Jazz and Soul music, whatever the size of your venue. Shari, an accomplished singer-songwriter, performs with various line ups of the bands’ full ensemble which includes drum, double or electric bass guitar, piano or vintage keyboard sounds, electric jazz guitar, a solo saxophone, trumpet or a brilliant brass section; and thanks to their unique sound and versatility, the band are available as a duo, trio, four, five or six piece ensemble. The bands’ set list contains a mix of cool and dynamic songs by great artists such as Etta James, James Brown, Doris Day, Eartha Kitt, Otis Redding, Ella Fitzgerald, Al Green, Peggy Lee, Nina Simone and Frank Sinatra...to name just a few. Also in the bands’ repertoire are songs by world renowned, contemporary performers such as Norah Jones and Amy Winehouse. But whoever the artist and whichever the song or the occasion, Shari will bring a simultaneously deep and high, smooth and raw vocal that digs down for the truth and reaches high for the hope and always delivers the emotion to match the lyrics in the song. Shari & The Orchestra Of Jazz & Soul are available for live music entertainment, all your requests and ultimately, for your pleasure.

Performance details
We can perform outdoors
We have vehicles we can use to travel to gigs
Our equipment is PAT tested
We own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Christmas, Film / TV music, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1990s era music, 1980s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Jazz, Blues, Jazz fusion, Modern jazz, Easy listening, Light music
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Types:
Function band, Cover band, Festival band, Party band, Soul & Motown band, Vintage-themed band, Disco & Funk band, Original artist, Wedding band, Jazz band
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Event types:
Hotel / Restaurant event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, 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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Song list

Jazz Songs -
Again
All Of Me
A Sunday Kinda Love
At Last
Black Coffee
Blue Skies
Cry Me A River
Embraceable You
Fever
How Insensitive
In A Sentimental Mood
It Had To Be You
Loverman
Mad About The Boy
Mercy Mercy Mercy
Misty
My Baby Just Cares For Me
One For My Baby (One More For The Road)
Perhaps Perhaps Perhaps
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
Steppin Out With My Baby
Stormy Weather
Summertime
The Boy From Ipanema
Tommorrow Is My Turn
The Very Thought Of You
Unforgettable
What You Won't Do For Love
What A Wonderful World
When I Fall In Love
Wild Is The Wind
Soul /Blues Songs - (which can also be played with a jazz feel)
Aint No Sunshine
Baby I Wanna Be Loved
Hard To Handle
I Can't Stand The Rain
I Got You (I Feel Good)
I Just Wanna Make Love To You
Lady Marmelade
Lay It Down
Let's Stay Together
Love and Happiness
Simply Beautiful
Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay
Stand By Me
Try A Little Tenderness
Try Me
Wake Up Alone
You Send Me

Reviews

From customers:

Mrs T, 2 years ago

We sat at the table right in front with a bottle of wine, it was like being romanced. When are you singing here again?

Hampstead J, 1 year ago

Amazing musicians and a beautiful voice - what a treat!