Jazz Bands for hire in Basingstoke

Hire a jazz band in Basingstoke for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 407 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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22 bands in or around Basingstoke
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Jazz bandWalton-on-Thames(29 mi)

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Jazz bandWalton-on-Thames(29 mi)

A toe tapping, jitterbug inducing, female fronted swing band that will take you straight back to the vintage era.

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Jazz bandEastleigh(22 mi)

Cinnamon Jazz add mellow ambience with our melodic blend of Latin, swing, ballads and light funk.

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From£640
Jazz bandWindsor(23 mi)

Top professional duo to 6-piece band with male & female vocals. Jazz/swing standards/covers & original music. Can also add pop/blues/Motown

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From£1080
Jazz bandHigh Wycombe(28 mi)

Take three sassy voices, arrange a collection of classic and modern swing songs, add sharp dance routines and you have The Polka Dots!

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From£1900
Jazz bandBracknell(17 mi)

The signature Vadé a cappella sound is a beautiful amalgamation of modern Doo-Wop, Gospel & RnB fused with Jazz, Soul and a Motown flair!

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From£2200
Jazz bandGuildford(20 mi)

Composed of highly trained young professionals, Central Avenue are the new wave of party band - DISCO // 80s // FUNK // SOUL // MOTOWN

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Jazz bandGuildford(21 mi)

Your favourite vintage jazz/swing hits with a vintage twist!

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Jazz bandSouthampton(28 mi)

San Francisco native now based in Southampton, providing world-class jazz for UK!

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From£1060
Jazz bandAldershot(16 mi)

Versatile and sophisticated Jazz/Blues band - Available as a Trio or Quartet (Quartet adds female vox)

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From£1500
Jazz bandEastleigh(22 mi)

Glamourous Modern Vintage

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Jazz bandThatcham(15 mi)

Great New Orleans Jazz, ideal for parties and outdoor events

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Jazz bandMaidenhead(23 mi)

We love performing covers and originals at weddings,parties and festivals. We work according to the client`s specifictions

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From£600
Jazz bandFarnborough(14 mi)

A jazz collective made up of professional musicians who regularly work together to create stunning background or swing music.

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Jazz bandLiss(18 mi)

AM Jazz are a Piano and Bass Jazz duo or trio (+), who play sophisticated Jazz and Latin classics. The perfect complement to your event.

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Jazz bandHavant(28 mi)

We can perform as either a duo with live backing tracks or quartet.

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From£1250
Jazz bandFleet(10 mi)

Junction 4 Big Band are an 18 piece big band playing swing, jazz and music from the 30's and 40's in Hampshire, Surrey and Berkshire.

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Jazz bandFareham(28 mi)

Sensational Jazz Band who performed for the likes of Sir Elton John , Nicole Kidman and many more

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Jazz, Pop, Rock
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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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