Jazz Bands for hire in Brent

Hire the perfect jazz band in Brent for your wedding, party or event. Our jazz bands cover everything from classic jazz trios with piano, double bass and singer, to vintage styles like postmodern jukebox or gypsy jazz. Hiring a band is the perfect way to add that 'something special' to any event! Browse our collection of our 285 best jazz bands in Brent!

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Hire Gabriel Maric - Jazz Saxophonist Jazz band with Encore
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£437.50 - £600
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Jazz Saxophone player based in London. Playing straight ahead jazz, can organise multiple different combos, trio, quartet, with singer etc.

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Hire Full House Jazz band with Encore
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£1000 - £1312.50
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Full House is a jazz trio which brings together three of the most exciting young musicians on the London scene.

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Hire Jazz Silhouettes Jazz band with Encore
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£650 - £1250
Jazz bandLondon

Modern classics meet Vintage Jazz. Bringing a touch of elegance to your party.

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Hire London Jazz Trio Jazz band with Encore
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£750 - £1800
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London Jazz Trio are a London based group who play traditional jazz and swing music.

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Hire London Bossa Quartet Jazz band with Encore
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£900 - £1700
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The hottest Bossa Nova band outside of Rio de Janeiro! We're ready to bring smooth, sultry and sophisticated swing to your event!

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Hire It's Alright With Three Jazz trio Jazz band with Encore
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£340 - £600
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It's Alright With Three provide professional jazz music for functions, weddings, and parties.

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Hire Michele Tacchi Projects Jazz band with Encore
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From£625
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Michele Tacchi performs regularly with various projects (duos,trios, quartets) in a wide range of styles, playing original music and covers.

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Hire Jazz Duo Jazz band with Encore
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£350 - £550
Jazz bandLondon

The music of Becky Waite and Alex Scheurer will provide that perfect air of sophistication and relaxation to the atmosphere at your event.

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Hire Modern Swing Band Jazz band with Encore
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£2625 - £3525
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London's #1 Modern Swing Jazz band, guaranteed to 'wow' guests with renditions of 90s 00s songs complete with 4 piece horn section!

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Hire The Pendulum Quartet Jazz band with Encore
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Real jazz and swing - The Great American Songbook performed by some of London's top jazz musicians.

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Hire Swing Train 42 Jazz band with Encore
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£340 - £850
Jazz bandLondon

Gypsy swing jazz trio that covers classic Django tunes and jazz standards with the unlikely instrumentation of mandolin and guitar.

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Hire Victoria & The Foxes Jazz band with Encore
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£1250 - £3750
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#1 International Jazz, Soul, Funk, and Party band in London. We bring sass, style and soul to any event!

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Hire Blue Euphony Jazz band with Encore
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£800 - £2000
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A truly unique and wonderfully musical experience that is equally suited to smaller events as the big stage

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Hire Ruby & The Dukes Jazz band with Encore
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From£900
Jazz bandLondon

Vintage 1950's Rock’n’Roll, Rhythm&Blues, Rockabilly & Retro Swing…a great party & dance band!

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Hire LDN Riviera Jazz band with Encore
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£850 - £1500
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We are proud to present LDN Riviera! A high calibre socially-distanced entertainment option for all those continuing with their 2020 events.

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Hire Ben H Trio Jazz band with Encore
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£825 - £1075
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A polished and exciting outfit that plays a mix of originals and vibrant jazz standards, made up of former RWCMD graduates.

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Hire Sambinha Jazz Band Jazz band with Encore
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£400 - £1800
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Top jazz band, bringing you the magic of Brazilian Bossa nova, swing, jive and jazzy arrangements of your favourite pop songs!

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Hire Starlight Jazz Jazz band with Encore
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£560 - £1300
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Starlight Jazz is a talented and sophisticated Jazz collective with an extensive repertoire, which can be tailored to suit any event.

Latest reviews of our Jazz Bands in Brent

Starlight Jazz
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"Starlight Jazz were fantastic at our wedding! Excellent musicians, very professional - they even learned a few ethnic tunes especially for our wedding and accompanied me singing a song for my Groom. I would definitely hire them again! 👍🙏😎🎷"

Laoise hired Starlight Jazz for a Wedding (available in Brent)

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Lorraine And The Flames
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"Lorraine and her Flames were just superb and created just the perfect ambience I was looking for my classic car event. I would highly recommend her and look forward to welcoming her back for my next event! "

Mike hired Lorraine And The Flames for a Private event (available in Brent)

Verified Review, 13 July 2024
Sambinha Jazz Band
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"Sabinha jazz band were the perfect addition to my wedding cocktail reception. So beautiful! And lovely to work with."

Hannah hired Sambinha Jazz Band for a Wedding (available in Brent)

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FAQs about hiring Jazz Bands in Brent

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What instruments are in a jazz band?

A jazz band typically comprises a piano, brass instruments like trumpets and trombones, and woodwinds such as saxophones and clarinets, providing melodic richness. The rhythm section includes drums, double bass or electric bass, and occasionally a guitar, offering dynamic beats and anchoring harmonies. These instruments collaborate to create the genre's distinctive sound. In larger jazz ensembles, vibraphones, flutes, and percussion instruments might be added for complexity. Jazz's flexibility allows various instrument combinations, but the core elements of brass, woodwinds, and rhythm instruments are fundamental, enabling the genre's improvisational and expressive qualities.

How long can a jazz band play for?

Jazz band sets are typically 45-50 minutes long, with a 10-15 minute break between sets; a whole performance is often 2 hours long. The brief interval between sets allows them to gather their breath, re-tune and ultimately keep the music going for longer.

What do jazz musicians wear?

Traditional jazz bands typically dress to match the style of the music, with ladies wearing cocktail dresses or gowns and men wearing fine suits/tuxes.

What equipment do I need to provide?

The band will require a sufficient number of electrical connectors to connect all of the amplification equipment: three or four sockets should suffice. They can also require chairs without arms. Most live jazz bands will bring their own amplification, but if your location is often used for live music, they may be permitted to use the venue's existing PA system.

How much space does a jazz band need?

Jazz bands come in a variety of sizes, therefore the amount of space required will depend on the number of musicians performing. A general rule of thumb: - 1.5m x 1.5m x 1.5m for each musician - 2m × 2m for the drummer/pianist - 3m x 3m for a trio - 6m x 4m band for a 7-piece band More space is usually better than less, so talk to your venue about your space needs; they should be able to help you make sure your band is well-provided for on this front. The band will also give you an accurate estimate of how much space they'll want, taking into account equipment (whether they're utilising a PA system or lights).

How long does setup and sound check take?

A quartet takes roughly an hour, while a 7+ piece band takes about 90 minutes. This will allow them to load in their gear, warm up, and sound-check.

Are jazz bands good for christmas parties?

Jazz bands can be excellent for Christmas parties. Jazz music's festive, lively tunes create a sophisticated and enjoyable atmosphere, fitting both formal gatherings and casual celebrations. The versatile nature of jazz allows bands to adapt to a wide range of styles, ensuring a diverse playlist that caters to different tastes. With its timeless appeal and ability to set a jolly mood, a jazz band can enhance the holiday spirit, making it a popular choice for Christmas corporate events. Explore Encore's curated collection of Christmas jazz bands for hire today to find the best band for your Christmas party.

Are jazz bands appropriate for weddings?

Jazz bands are an increasingly popular choice for weddings, especially receptions. In 2023, 1 in 20 wedding receptions booking a wedding jazz band with us. Their versatile repertoire caters to various moments, from romantic ballads during the ceremony to lively tunes for dancing. Jazz offers a sophisticated ambience, enhancing the event's elegance.

Hiring a Jazz Band in Brent

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
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Busiest times:
July, August, September

How much does it cost to hire a Jazz Band in Brent?

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

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