Jazz Bands for hire in Lambeth

Hire a jazz band in Lambeth for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 230 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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19 bands in or around Lambeth
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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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Jazzy Vintage Sounds from the 1920s/30s/40s ~ based in London

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A jazz quartet playing music from the 20's to current day. Heavily versatile, they can provide anything to tailor and suit your needs.

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Original tunes. Inspired by the World. Made in London.

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Rachel has performed sell out gigs at top London jazz clubs as well as venues and festivals across the UK and abroad. Her theatrical trainin

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“With Frank Sinatra’s phrasing and a delivery all his own.” Jim Santella - All About Jazz

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London-based hard bop quartet, frequently featuring guest vocalists.

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Adam Taylor. Jazz guitarist. Performs with vocalists, small jazz bands and as a solo performer.

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The Moochers add a touch of old-world glamour to your party, combining irresistible dance rhythms with the sophisticated tunes of the 20s.

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Contemporary klezmer, popular, jazz duo

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Rey Crespo & Cuban Ensemble is considered to be one of London finest in Modern Latin Jazz, Salsa, Afro Cuban and Cuba Music.

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Versatile jazz/soul and pop function and wedding band, duo/trio or quartet

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Versatile jazz/soul and pop covers duo, trio or quartet.

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Jazz, Popular Duo

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Hailing from Italy, Slovakia and the U.K. 3 Nation Swing Committee bring the sounds of a 1930’s Parisian jazz joint to the 21st century.

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Scarto’s Jazz Band performs music from the likes of Duke Ellington, Nat King Cole, Nina Simone, Ray Charles, Jools Holland & Amy Winehouse

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The popular Pianobar concept of sing a longs, live requests & fun entertainment is now portable and available for every location and event

Hiring a jazz band

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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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