Jazz Bands for hire in Rochester

Hire a jazz band in Rochester for your event today. Whether you're planning a wedding, party, concert or event, we have 403 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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169 bands in or around Rochester
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Jazz bandLondon(27 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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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

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

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Jazz bandLondon(26 mi)

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

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Jazz bandLondon(27 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 bandLoughton(25 mi)

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

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

We are a dynamic, versatile jazz trio+ of highly professional, personable top London based musicians with high profile credits.

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Jazz bandLondon(23 mi)

A stylish & sophisticated band led by vocalist Kitty Whitelaw, performing classic Jazz, Swing, Soul & Modern Pop in a fun vintage style!

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

Helena Debono's Jazz Soul Band is an in demand sophisticated Jazz band based in London.

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Jazz bandLondon(26 mi)

Able to perform various styles of music from Jazz, Blues, Bossanova, Pop, the band consists of some of the most in-demand players in London.

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Jazz bandLondra(23 mi)

VICE blends traditional jazz, bebop and swing with modern-day contemporary jazz and harmony, to create an advanced, new sound to the world.

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

"Swing Up!", a London based function band playing a variety of genres from Swing and Jazz to Funk and Hip Hop.

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Jazz bandLondon(23 mi)

London bases Jazz group looking for weddings and events. Professional, enthusiastic and with a huge backlog of music we can cover it all.

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Jazz bandLondon(26 mi)

Quintet 42 is the new hot quintet in town that will bring you jazz, swing & gypsy jazz!

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

Lush and brilliant jazz keys, atmospheric basslines, sweet jazz guitar and brass; all play and intertwine with Shari's soulful voice.

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

A stylish and sophisticated, vocal-led jazz band performing classic jazz and hits from the Golden Era of stage and screen

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

London based jazz function band available in duo or trio format with or without vocals

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Jazz bandLondon(27 mi)

A stylish jazz band performing hits from the 1920s - great for Great Gatsby or Prohibition-themed events

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Jazz bandLondon(28 mi)

London-based professional jazz band - exquisite music for your event. We offer flexible line-ups from solo to vocal quintet at great prices!

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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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