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Big Bands available to hire in Aberdeenshire

Want to hire a big band in Aberdeenshire for your party, awards evening or wedding? There is no better band to have everyone on their feet dancing to the timeless classics. From Glenn Miller to Amy Winehouse and current pop covers, the impact of a big band, complete with outstanding vocalists and epic brass instruments, is second to none. Browse 7 of the best big bands in Aberdeenshire right here. All are available in Aberdeenshire.

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Hire Mr Swing's Dance Orchestra Big band with Encore
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£1875 - £2250
Big bandTadcaster

A compact 13-piece swing band performing classic songs by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Harry Connick Jr, Michael Bublé etc......

Hire Frankly Jazz Big band with Encore
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£2000 - £3000
Big bandHarrogate

UK's number 1 swing band. Performed across the UK and Europe - guaranteed to get your guests dancing.

Hire Brassienda Big band with Encore
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£3750 - £4375
Big bandLytham Saint Annes

The Ultimate Party Anthem Supergroup. Give your guests greatness. International dance floor-fillers. Good times guaranteed.

Hire Rosa Belles Post Modern & Christmas Vocal Trio Big band with Encore
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£800 - £1250
Big bandAlloa

The Rosa Belles Vocal Trio are a glamorous postmodern vocal trio with an elite harmonising sound. Guaranteed to wow your guests!

Hire The Brass Rats Big band with Encore
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£750 - £1250
Big bandEdinburgh

Brass Rats! The function/Party band that get guests moving with hits from Bon Jovi to Taylor Swift. Elevate your event with epic live brass!

Hire The Jazz Exchange  Big band with Encore
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£437.50 - £3500
Big bandLeeds

Northern Jazz band performing in great bars and clubs of the north and further afield. We play in jazz clubs, concerts, functions et al.

Hire The Pint Sized Big Band Big band with Encore
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£875 - £2100
Big bandLeeds

A six-piece big band playing jazz hits from the 20s through to modern day. Our small size makes us suitable for all venues and occasions.

Latest reviews of our Big Bands in Aberdeenshire

Steve King Band
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"Steve suited out Summer Ball perfectly and had everyone up dancing."

Simon hired Steve King Band for a Bar / Club / Venue event (available in Aberdeenshire)

Verified Review, 29 June 2024

FAQs about hiring Big Bands in Aberdeenshire

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Can any big band play my favourite song?

Professional big bands will often take requests, but you will need to give them plenty of notice. Please also keep in mind that big bands may ask for an small additional fee to prepare songs that aren't already on their song list. You can view the big band's song list on their Encore profile.

How much time do big bands take to set up?

Your big band will usually arrive about an hour or so before their performance begins to set up and get settled before they start playing. To avoid any delays, make sure the performance space is ready for the big band prior to their arrival.

My venue has asked for the performer’s PLI & PAT inspection certificates. What are these?

PLI stands for Public Liability Insurance. This insurance covers damage to another person or their property (it is also known as third party insurance). As many of our big bands are members of the Musician's Union, they are already covered by PLI up to £10 million. PAT stands for portable appliance testing. Most of our big bands will already have a PAT inspection certificate for their musical equipment/PA system, which they can provide to your venue if they need it.

Hiring a Big Band in Aberdeenshire

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Popular genres:
Tribute, Pop, Jazz
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1 hour
Busiest times:
June, August, December

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