Birthday party Jazz Bands for hire in Harrogate

Hire a jazz band in Harrogate for your birthday party today. Whatever type of birthday party you're planning, we have 391 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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17 bands in or around Harrogate
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From£960
Jazz bandLeeds(11 mi)

Might As Well Be Swing are a dynamic jazz collective performing traditional jazz favourites.

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From£900
Jazz bandLeeds(12 mi)

Intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. Tiptoe’s music is soulful pop and jazz, foreground or background.

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From£800
Jazz bandLeeds(12 mi)

Hey! We're Harmony Row, a close-harmony jazz vocal trio based in Leeds. Available for gigs, functions and weddings!

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From£700
Jazz bandLeeds(13 mi)

A six-piece big band playing jazz hits from the 20s through to modern day. Our small size makes us suitable for all venues and occasions.

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From£2000
Jazz bandHarrogate(1 mi)

Jazz and Swing for party's and events..we play classic swing , jive, and some swing covers of some pop songs..

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From£600
Jazz bandLeeds(12 mi)

Meraki Trio is a professional Jazz ensemble based in Leeds; performing a range of Jazz, Swing and Latin music to an excellent standard.

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From£411.76
Jazz bandLeeds(12 mi)

Acoustic Jazz Duo based in Leeds UK delivering sweet songs from the great american songbook and more!

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From£600
Jazz bandLeeds(13 mi)

Professional 4-9 piece Leeds based party/function band available for any event!

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From£640
Jazz bandLeeds(12 mi)

Kibitz are a 6 piece band from Leeds performing energetic and soulful klezmer and Eastern European folk music

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From£1500
Jazz bandYork(18 mi)

An amazing Roaring 20s/30s Great Gatsby band with a wealth of experience. These wonderful musicians guarantee to get your feet tapping!

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Jazz bandManchester(45 mi)

High quality piano and double bass jazz duo for any occasion! Playing well known jazz classics!

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From£1000
Jazz bandSheffield(45 mi)

The MPR Jazz Ensemble has a wealth of experience playing at high profile events across the country.

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From£640
Jazz bandMacclesfield(58 mi)

The AT Band is a four piece band with an exciting repertoire ranging from jazz and swing classics through to contemporary and popular hits.

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From£1250
Jazz bandChester(78 mi)

The A Sides' are an exciting quintet featuring Vocals, Trumpet, Piano, Double Bass & Drums playing Jazz & Blues and modern day hits!

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From£1000
Jazz bandBirmingham(109 mi)

From sophisticated standards to swinging Sinatra, this fully professional jazz combo has a wealth of experience for all types of events

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From£1000
Jazz bandCoventry(109 mi)

Jazz Nouveau are a group of Jazz musicians who love playing music together and love being able to make your event even more special for you.

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From£1280
Jazz bandBirmingham(112 mi)

8 piece all female jazz ensemble with guest male vocalist, bringing vintage jazz together with modern pop. Saxophones galore!

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From£640
Jazz bandBristol(173 mi)

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

Hiring a jazz band

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August

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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