Jazz Bands for hire in Gloucestershire

Hire the perfect jazz band in Gloucestershire for your wedding, party or event. You'll find everything here from classic jazz trios with piano, double bass and singer, to specific styles like postmodern jukebox or gypsy jazz. Groups like this are the perfect way to add that 'something special' to any event! We have 450 bands for you to explore right here.

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11 bands in or around Gloucestershire
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Jazz bandBristol(30 mi)

Bristol based female fronted classic Jazz band performing all the best songs from the 20s through 60s

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From£1850
Jazz bandStratford-upon-Avon(32 mi)

Top UK Party Band with male+female vocals, full brass section and a huge repertoire spanning everything from Stevie Wonder to Calvin Harris.

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Jazz bandCaldicot(33 mi)

We love to play music for dancing! Most of our performances are for dance events, both rock'n'roll and jive clubs, and Swing Dancers too!

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Jazz bandCaldicot(33 mi)

Sax For Fun are a group of saxophonists that create a fun and lively atmosphere, performing with quality backing tracks in a range of styles

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From£640
Jazz bandBristol(22 mi)

Bristol-based Jazz duo, trio, and quartet. Wide repertoire from New Orleans and Swing to Bebop and Contemporary Jazz.

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Jazz bandStratford-upon-Avon(32 mi)

For amazing jazz - modern or classic!

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From£500
Jazz bandMalvern(24 mi)

Swinging jazz trio

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Jazz bandSwindon(18 mi)

A boutique jazz band, playing traditional jazz and swing from the roaring '20s through to the fabulous '50s.

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From£750
Jazz bandBristol(30 mi)

Highly professional group from Bristol playing the finest manouche swing, hot club jazz, musette waltz and gypsy bossas.

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Jazz bandBristol(34 mi)

Top class acoustic jazz trio playing Christmas songs and beloved jazz standards. Perfect background music for dinners and drinks receptions.

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Jazz bandBristol(32 mi)

Sit back and relax or boogie along as we play party tunes across a variety of genres including funk, soul, pop and Disco!

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Jazz bandBath(37 mi)

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

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From£700
Jazz bandLondon(86 mi)

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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From£750
Jazz bandLondon(86 mi)

Specialists in Brazilian jazz & Bossa nova as well as Swing, Jive and Jazz arrangements of well-known pop songs!

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From£1100
Jazz bandLondon(85 mi)

Classy Upbeat Ensemble, playing Jazz, Blues, Motown, Soul & Pop in refreshing arrangements. An absolute must for keen Jazz lovers 👍

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Jazz bandLondon(87 mi)

Jazzy Vintage Sounds from the 1920s/30s/40s ~ based in London

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Jazz bandLondon(89 mi)

we are a collection of musicians fronted by Georgie Wells - jazz and pop singer. We play a variety of genres, from jazz to top 40 charts

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Jazz bandLoughton(91 mi)

Iconic vintage vocals with a fresh and modern edge supported by a phenomenal sound delivered by The Vintage Youth

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Popular genres:
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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