Jazz Bands for hire in Northamptonshire

Hire the perfect jazz band in Northamptonshire 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 360 best jazz bands in Northamptonshire!

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Hire Lady Spadey & The Noisy Boys Jazz band with Encore
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£3000 - £7500
Jazz bandNorthampton

JOOLS HOLLAND: "Fantastic voice...magical...makes me want to dance!!" Sara Spade's ukulele-led trio (or 6-piece) RETRO-POP / JAZZ / VINTAGE

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Hire The Brant Tilds Quartet Jazz band with Encore
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From£640
Jazz bandBedford

The Quartet is an international group based in London and led by Detroit born trumpet player Brant Tilds. We perform everywhere.

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Hire Lula Jazz Jazz band with Encore
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From£645
Jazz bandMilton Keynes

We play the classy and enjoyable sounds of Swing, Ballads, Bossa-Nova and Latin-Jazz; with outstanding instrumentalists and smooth vocals

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

Ruby and the Dukes: A Vintage 1950's R&B, RocknRoll, Blues, Rockabilly, and Retro Swing Band!

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Hire Nouveau Lounge Jazz band with Encore
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£2625 - £4175
Jazz bandKent

Nouveau Lounge are a UK band who perform their own arrangements of modern pop songs played in a Vintage Style.

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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 Nick Collis trio Jazz band with Encore
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From£320
Jazz bandBuckingham

Nick Collis Trio is a professional jazz band that performs festivals, private events and weddings, our music is classy and captivating.

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Hire The Mike Kemp Trio Jazz band with Encore
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Jazz bandNorthampton

The classic New York jazz trio line-up of piano, double bass and drums. sophisticated, groovy, bluesy. The Great American Song Book.

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Hire The Pendulum Quartet Jazz band with Encore
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Jazz bandLondon

Real jazz and swing - The Great American Songbook performed by some of London's top jazz musicians.

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Hire LDN Riviera Jazz band with Encore
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£850 - £1500
Jazz bandLondon

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 Blue Euphony Jazz band with Encore
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£800 - £2000
Jazz bandLondon

A truly unique and wonderfully musical experience that is equally suited to smaller events as the big stage

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Hire Route to Reinhardt  Jazz band with Encore
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£300 - £550
Jazz bandBedfordshire, UK

We are the only genuine sinti/manouche gypsy jazz band that are available to hire currently in the UK

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Hire Fan Club Jazz Band Jazz band with Encore
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£625 - £2550
Jazz bandMilton Keynes

Professional jazz band with experience ranging from the Royal Family, to Michelin Star restaurants- and even Glastonbury!

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Hire Victoria & The Foxes Jazz band with Encore
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£1250 - £3750
Jazz bandLondon

#1 International Jazz, Soul, Funk, and Party band in London. We bring sass, style and soul to any event!

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Hire The Mulberries Jazz band with Encore
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£1237.50 - £2312.50
Jazz bandReading

A vibrant jazz outfit comprised of some of the finest, distinguished professional musicians. Range of line ups to choose from.

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Hire Jazz by 5 Jazz band with Encore
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£500 - £1500
Jazz bandBedford

Versatile Jazz Quintet, catering for all your musical requirements. Weddings, Charity events, Birthdays, Festivals and local venues.

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Hire Trudgeon's Trad Jazz Troubadours  Jazz band with Encore
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£1500 - £3500
Jazz bandBristol

New Orleans Jazz, Early Swing and Traditional Jazz from the 1920s to 40s. Bringing the sounds of the good old days back..

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Hire The Fabulous Miss Jones (Duo, Trio and Quintet) Jazz band with Encore
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£7.50 - £600
Jazz bandMilton Keynes

The Fabulous Miss Jones - adding a touch of BRILLIANT class and jazzy goodness to all events and occasions!

Recent reviews of our Jazz Bands in Northamptonshire

“Well, what can I say, everyone loved these guys. We just had a great experience from start to finish. Just fab. Thank you so much.”

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Jen hired Fan Club Jazz Band for a Wedding (available in Northamptonshire)

“After a lot of research I came across Fan Club House Band and was very pleased to find they were also local to us. We booked them for our wedding gave them some examples of the type of instrumental music we wanted and a bit of a brief and they nailed it completely! It was such an incredible day, and they created the perfect vibe and atmosphere which is exactly what we wanted. I would definitely use them again and do plan to in the future. Thanks so much guys! Suzannah W / Wedding / Paris House, Woburn”

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Suzannah hired Fan Club Jazz Band for a Wedding (available in Northamptonshire)

“Harrison and Nathan were great. They provided us with the perfect musical underscoring for our event. Thanks so much for adding so much to our special celebration”

23 July 2022
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Mary-Louise hired Fan Club Jazz Band for a Wedding anniversary (available in Northamptonshire)

FAQs about hiring Jazz Bands in Northamptonshire

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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 Northamptonshire

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

The typical price per group member for Jazz Bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
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