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Jazz Bands for hire in Barnsley

Hire the perfect jazz band in Barnsley for your wedding, party or event. Our bans cover everything from classic jazz trios with piano, double bass and singer, to vintage styles like postmodern jukebox or gypsy jazz. Booking a group like this is the perfect way to add that 'something special' to any event! Browse our collection of our 356 best jazz bands local to Barnsley and book when you're ready!

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£500 - £1250
Jazz bandSheffield

The MPR Jazz Ensemble has a wealth of experience playing at high profile events across the country.

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From£960
Jazz bandLeeds

Might As Well Be Swing are a dynamic jazz collective performing traditional jazz favourites.

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£800 - £1500
Jazz bandLeeds

Hey! We're Harmony Row, a close-harmony jazz vocal trio based in Leeds. Available for gigs, functions and weddings!

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From£900
Jazz bandLeeds

Intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. Tiptoe’s music is soulful pop and jazz, foreground or background.

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£700 - £1700
Jazz 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.

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£600 - £1500
Jazz bandLeeds

Professional 5-10 piece Leeds based party/function band available for any event!

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From£960
Jazz bandManchester

6-piece jazz band that transports you back to the Jazz Age with traditional tunes and new covers. Visit monochromatix.band for more info

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£1875 - £2250
Jazz bandTadcaster

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

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£1000 - £2150
Jazz bandLeeds

Formed in 2012, The After Hours bring a whole new level of musicality & energy Live Electro-Swing; Darlings of the UK festival circuit....

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£1200 - £1300
Jazz bandTodmorden

The roaring ‘20s are back!! Stilt Sheikhs are a five-piece parade band pumping out modern hits in a 1920s style… on Stilts!

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£350 - £750
Jazz bandLeeds

British Jazz Trio specialising in the Great American Songbook. Extensive repertoire of many well-known jazz standards.

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£600 - £1200
Jazz bandLeeds

Meraki Trio is a professional Jazz ensemble based in Leeds; performing a range of Jazz, Swing and Latin music to an excellent standard.

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From£411.76
Jazz bandLeeds

Acoustic Jazz Duo based in Leeds UK delivering sweet songs from the great american songbook and more!

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£600 - £1000
Jazz bandSheffield

A Jazz Band is a jazz band. We can range in size from 2-8 members, and our music will result in a buzzing atmosphere for any occasion.

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£600 - £1200
Jazz bandStockport

The Sue Barron Jazz Quartet are a Jazz ensemble with a selection of Jazz, Swing, Latin, Ballads, choose from Duo,Trio, Quartet or Quintet.

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From£640
Jazz bandLeeds

Kibitz are a 6 piece band from Leeds performing energetic and soulful klezmer and Eastern European folk music

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£415 - £1060
Jazz bandBath

Add some toe-tapping, swinging sophistication to your drinks reception, or a warm background atmosphere to your dinner.

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£600 - £750
Jazz bandLondon

A polished and exciting outfit that plays a mix of originals and vibrant jazz standards, made up of former RWCMD graduates.

Hiring a jazz band

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

How much does it cost to hire a jazz band?

The typical price per group member for jazz bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

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Frequently asked questions

What's the difference between a trad/vintage jazz band, a swing band, a post-modern jukebox band, and a gypsy jazz band?

Jazz bands come in all shapes and sizes - that's what's so great about them! They'll usually specialise in a specific style, like the following: Trad/vintage jazz band: perform Dixieland and ragtime jazz music from the early 20th century. Swing band: perform a style of jazz music developed in the 1930s & 1940s in the USA. Post-modern jukebox band: a style of music incorporating modern songs, or songs from different genres, into an upbeat jazz style (along with jazz instruments) Gypsy jazz band: a style of jazz developed by virtuoso Romani guitarist, Django Reinhardt, in the 1930's. Also known as 'jazz manouche'

What kind of performance should I expect from a jazz band?

Jazz bands come in all shapes and sizes - so depending on that context, they can either perform background music or play a headline performance. For most jazz bands, a background performance is the natural choice. Jazz musicians are masters of keeping the music lively, while not being so loud as to take over conversation. However, with the rise of post-modern jukebox, jazz bands are becoming more adept at headline performances. These are designed to get guests up on their feet and dancing during the evening party at a wedding or function. So, if you're after a band who mix the roaring 20s with the swinging 60s with the naughty 90s, this'll be your go-to!

What songs will a jazz band perform?

Professional jazz bands usually have extensive song lists - that said, make sure you let them know if you have any special requests! The jazz bands we asked said the following 5 tunes are their most popular: At Last - Etta James My Baby Just Cares For Me - Nina Simone It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing - Duke Ellington Fly Me to the Moon - Frank Sinatra Take Five - Dave Brubeck

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