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About The Maestros

#1 Most Booked Party Band of the Year 2022 & 2023. 100% Live Music with floor-fillers from the 60s to today. We've performed at 800+ events!
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Leeds
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Welcome! Whether it's a wedding, anniversary, your big day or any other special event, The Maestros assure you of a great evening's entertainment. If you're looking to book a professional live band for your event, you're in the right place. Keep Your Guests Entertained and Singing Along! We offer a choice of all-decades live music (The Maestros) or a dedicated '60s tribute (Bootleg Sixties) to make your party a night to remember. With over 15 years of experience, we have the honour to perform for the likes of Asda House, Leeds United, Whitby '60s Festivals, Royal Armouries and hotel chains at events such as weddings, dinner dances, charity balls, gala dinners and party nights. Your Event with Dancing to a Live Band! If you're looking for a professional live band to hire, we'd like to invite you to take a look at our videos and testimonials. The chances are we've done many events like the one you're arranging so we can work with you to provide the live entertainment you require. Our Shows - 3 Options to Choose From: • The Maestros - All-Decades Party Band (or Duo) • Bootleg Sixties - Authentic 60s Tribute Band (or Duo) • Beatles For Sale - Beatles Tribute Band (or Duo) Your guests will be partying on the dance floor as we recreate the sounds of the original songs that everyone knows, through a unique blend of live vocals and musicianship. Vocal Harmony! All four members are professional singers as well as instrumentalists for accurately reproducing the original vocal harmonies with an impact that only live performance can bring. Make Your Event An Evening to Remember! Our band is hired for events and functions at hotels, golf clubs, marquees, and open-air (even on a railway platform for an Orient Express evening), and we're fortunate to perform for many regular clients including football clubs, NHS, charities, clubs and hotel chains for their premier entertainment and corporate evenings. How Our Live Band Works: We offer a choice of line-ups to suit your event and budget and each of our performances is put together with one purpose in mind - to get your guests up dancing and enjoying themselves. For your event, we arrive self-contained with P.A. sound and lighting to set up before your guests arrive. This takes an hour to complete to have the sound balance right for your venue and guests. Typical arrival time is 6 to 6.30 pm, to be set up by the time your guests arrive, or earlier/later to suit you. Every function is unique and we will fit into your evening - a performance could start typically after 8 pm or 9 pm, with two sets of 45-50 minutes with a break in between, or one long set of 75 minutes plus encores, to fit around any other things you have planned for the evening. We can liaise with your planner and/or DJ to make the evening run to plan. We can also take care of background music if required with iPod or phone playlist (ours or yours) through our sound system. For booking enquiries, simply hit the "Check availability" or "Message" buttons at the top of the page! Compliance: The Maestros Band carry £10m Public Liability Insurance and P.A.T. test certificate.

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This act has been working with Encore for over 7 years
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Legendary: 100 bookings through Encore!
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Genres:
Pop, Acoustic, Covers, Disco, Funk, Tribute, Soul, Rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Pop rock, Rock 'n' Roll, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Easy listening, Light music
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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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The Maestros' Song list

• The Maestros Repertoire:
Tambourine Man - The Byrds
Sweet Home Alabama - Lynyrd Skynyrd
Stuck In The Middle - Stealers Wheel
Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Play That Funky Music - Wild Cherry
Sit Down - James
December 63 (Oh What A Night) - The Four Seasons
Mr Brightside - The Killers
Human - The Killers
Sex On Fire - Kings Of Leon
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams/Muse
Mustang Sally - Wilson Pickett/The Commitments
Burning Love - Elvis
Dakota - Stereophonics
Valerie - Amy Winehouse (The Zutons)
Summer Of '69 - Bryan Adams
One Way Or Another - Blondie
Just One Look- The Hollies
Crazy Little Thing Called Love - Queen
Don't Look Back In Anger - Oasis
Town Called Malice - The Jam
Human -the Killers
Sweet Caroline - Neil Diamond
Teenage Kicks - The Undertones
Livin' On A Prayer - Bon Jovi
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
I’m A Believer - The Monkees
Last Time - Rolling Stones
Jumpin' Jack Flash - Rolling Stones
Don't You Want Me Baby - The Human League
Just Can't Get Enough - Depeche Mode
Substitute - The Who
Roll With It - Oasis
Dance With Me Tonight - Olly Murs
Daydream Believer - The Monkees
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Do You Love Me - The Contours (Dirty Dancing)
Hi Ho Silver Lining - Jeff Beck
Mama Mia - Abba
Rockin' All Over The World - Status Quo
Twist And Shout - The Beatles
Eight Days A Week - The Beatles
Help! - The Beatles
Rebel Rebel - David Bowie
Keep On Running - Spencer Davies Group
500 Miles - The Proclaimers
We Will Rock You - Queen
Song 2 - Blur
Respect - Erasure
You Never Can Tell - Chuck Berry
Alright - Supergrass
Twist & Shout – The Beatles
Tainted Love - Soft Cell
Runaway - Del Shannon
Midnight Hour - Wilson Pickett
Satisfaction - Rolling Stones
• First Dance Recommendations:
Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
Bootleg Sixties Live Band - Performing live the timeless classics of the golden decade: The Monkees, The Searchers, Mamas and Papas, The Kinks, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Manfred Mann, Roy Orbison... Our repertoire is extensive so let us know your favourites and we'll do our best to include them!
• Setlist example:
I'm a Believer
Help!
Tambourine Man
You Really Got Me
Keep on Running
Hippy Shake
Pretty Woman
Jumping Jack Flash
Just One Look
Twist and Shout
Daydream Believer
• Bootleg 60s Repertoire:
Keep On Running - Spencer Davis Group
Jumpin’ Jack Flash - Rolling Stones
Last Time - Rolling Stones
Sunny Afternoon - The Kinks
Waterloo Sunset - The Kinks
You Really Got Me - The Kinks
When You Walk In The Room - The Searchers
Needles And Pins- The Searchers
Hippy Shake - Swinging Bluejeans
Tambourine Man - The Byrds
California Dreaming - Mamas And Papas
What I'd Say - Ray Charles
Just One Look - The Hollies
Daydream Believer - The Monkees
I’m A Believer - The Monkees
Do You Love Me - The Contours
Substitute - The Who
Pretty Woman - Roy Orbison
Pretty Flamingo - Manfred Mann
Glad All Over - Dave Clark Five
Shout - Lulu
Hi Ho Silver Lining - Jeff Beck
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
....and More!
Beatles For Sale Tribute - Our Beatles For Sale show is an accurate and exciting recreation of The Beatles' touring years, performed with original instruments and amps, and including all the chart-toppers like 'She Loves You (yeah yeah yeah), Please Please Me and Help. Our first love of music was The Beatles and we have been fortunate enough to grace the stage of the famous Cavern Club, Liverpool with our original Rickenbacker guitars, Vox amps, tailored suits and winkle-picker boots. We've even had the honour of playing at the original Casbah Club.
• Setlist example:
She Loves You
Nowhere Man
Can't Buy Me Love
All My Loving
Help!
I Wanna Hold your Hand
Please Please Me
Eight Days a Week
Hey Jude
• Beatles For Sale Repertoire:
From Me To You - The Beatles
Do You Want To Know A Secret - The Beatles
We Can Work It Out - The Beatles
Come Together - The Beatles
Eight Days A Week - The Beatles
Things We Said Today - The Beatles
Nowhere Man - The Beatles
Can’t Buy Me Love - The Beatles
Please, Please Me - The Beatles
She Loves You - The Beatles
I Wanna Hold Your Hand - The Beatles
Help - The Beatles
All My Loving - The Beatles
I Feel Fine - The Beatles
I Saw Her Standing There - The Beatles
Twist And Shout - The Beatles
Day Tripper - The Beatles
I Should Have Known Better - The Beatles
Night Before - The Beatles
Drive My Car - The Beatles
Hard Days Night - The Beatles
Back In The Ussr - The Beatles
Love Me Do - The Beatles
Helter Skelter - The Beatles
If I Needed Someone - The Beatles
You Can’t Do That - The Beatles
Hey Jude - The Beatles
Ticket To Ride - The Beatles
Ob-la-di Ob-la- Da - The Beatles
This Boy - The Beatles
Something - The Beatles
While My Guitar Gently Weeps - The Beatles
In My Life - The Beatles
Lady Madonna - The Beatles
Little Help From My Friends - The Beatles
Get Back - The Beatles
....and More!
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Clients and guests love our live music and variety of singers and harmonies. They also appreciate our professionalism and experience. Our aim is to get the dance floor rocking and your guests having a great evening.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Top hotels, football clubs, golf clubs, festivals, The Cavern, Abbey Road studios, ITV1.....the list is endless!

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

The Beatles, The Killers, The Kinks, Oasis, Roy Orbison, The Monkees, Rolling Stones, The Jam, Depeche Mode, Bon Jovi, Blondie, The Four Seasons, Queen, Brian Adams, Wham and many more!

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

Premiership football club players award nights. A party of a famous 60s singer. The iconic Cavern Club!

Will the singer be the same as who I see in the videos?

Yes. All of us sing and we include lots of harmonies, which is one of our greatest assets. There are up to 5 permanent members of The Maestros and our 4-piece, 3-piece or duo line-up options will be taken from this group.

Do you have different line-up options?

Yes, we range from a 2 piece duo to a 4-piece live band. Our most popular 4 piece line-up comprises a drummer with vocals, bass with vocals, guitar with vocals, and lead guitar.

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We understand all events are different and personal to you, so we are very flexible and can discuss your individual requirements.

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Absolutely! We can take care of background music if required with iPod or phone playlist (ours or yours) through our sound system. If you would like the DJ music to continue late into the night, then please discuss your requirements so we can accommodate.

How much time do you need to set up?

Please allow up to 1 hour from the time we get access to the room. As soon as the P.A. system is set up we can provide a free playlist service to get the party started!

Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?

Yes, you can pick songs from our song list. If there's any particular genre or decade you like, let us know and we'll do our best to incorporate it into our tried and tested set lists.

Is all of the equipment (e.g. PA & lighting) included in your quote?

Yes, we have recently upgraded our P.A. to a high-spec system, along with LED stage lights. We usually require a minimum of 5m by 3m space to perform for our 4-piece band and instruments.

The Maestros' Prices

Last updated: 2024

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

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Up to 1 hour£950
Up to 2 hours£1000
Up to 3 hours£1250

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Acoustic Set
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The Maestros' Reviews

From Encore customers:

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Jill P
15 days ago
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5 out of 5

A fantastic experience from start to finish. Very good communication with both Encore and the band members. Arrived early, great stage set up, appearance and sound quality. Playlist was perfect for our Dad’s birthday and they specifically included some of his favourite tracks. They made the whole performance fun and personable. Very positive feedback from our guests too. Thank you so much for making this day extra special. We will certainly want to book again.

Reply from The Maestros
15 days ago

Thanks to Jill and sisters and their dad. Great afternoon party. Thanks for looking after us and making us feel welcome. The Maestros

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Lesley L
1 month ago
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5 out of 5

Everything was perfect. From start to finish. Booking process with Encore was smooth and everything and everyone did what they said they would. I didn’t have to worry about a thing. Music was 100% fabulous in every respect. Guests loved The Maestros so much they’re getting future bookings from them already ❤️

Reply from The Maestros
1 month ago

What a great party Lesley! Glad we could be a part of it. Thank you for your glowing reference. The Maestros band.

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MATTHEW M
2 months ago
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5 out of 5

Fantastic from start to finish, a BIG thank you from everybody here at BBP. The 2 set performances were brilliant for our Christmas Party. Everyone was up and dancing and nobody wanted them to stop. Sure to say, they'll be booked again. Cheers all!

Reply from The Maestros
2 months ago

Really appreciate your amazing review Matthew. Thanks for looking after us on the night and glad we could help make it a success. The Maestros

RS
Rebecca S
3 months ago
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5 out of 5

The Maestros stepped in at short notice when another band had to cancel. They were very accomplished and everyone enjoyed the set.

Reply from The Maestros
3 months ago

Thanks Rebecca. Glad we could step in. An enjoyable evening playing for you guys and your friends. Thx

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Jane G
9 months ago, for a Private event in Rotherham
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5 out of 5

Hi, thanks, it was brilliant, everyone commented how good you were, especially Glyn, my husband. Thank you Jane

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Gareth L
1 year ago, for a Wedding in Harrogate
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5 out of 5

Just wanted to say a big Thankyou, everyone had a great time on Saturday and you guys were fantastic!

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