Christmas party Jazz Bands for hire in Exeter

Hire a jazz band in Exeter for your christmas party today. Whatever type of christmas party you're planning, we have 363 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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3 bands in or around Exeter
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Jazz bandExeter(1 mi)

South west based 4-7 piece swinging jazz band performing the greatest hits made famous by Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Robbie Williams etc.

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Jazz bandCullompton(16 mi)

Swinging jazz, bossa nova, samba. On request we can include some klezmer, reggae, folk and classical.

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Jazz bandCullompton(16 mi)

Clarinet/sax and guitar/vocals. 20 years playing in England and France, we have a wide and varied jazz repertoire to suit your event.

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Jazz bandCardiff(54 mi)

We are a South Wales based Jazz band, that bring the perfect balance of professionalism and great musicianship to make your event special!

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Jazz bandClevedon(57 mi)

Swing/jazz band (duo up to 10 piece) specialising in entertainment for weddings, parties and corporate events.

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From£1600
Jazz bandBournemouth(74 mi)

The Red Fez Orchestra specialises in playing Jazz and Dance Music of the 1920s, 30s & 40s. Authentic right down to their winged collars!

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Jazz bandGosport(104 mi)

The Midnight Blues Jazz Quartet are a Portsmouth & Southampton based jazz ensemble covering a variety of jazz classics for any function.

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Jazz bandBirmingham(134 mi)

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

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Jazz bandWindsor(135 mi)

Top professional duo to 6-piece band with male & female vocals. Jazz/swing standards/covers & original music. Can also add pop/blues/Motown

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Jazz bandWalton-on-Thames(142 mi)

A toe tapping, jitterbug inducing, female fronted swing band that will take you straight back to the vintage era.

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Jazz bandWalton-on-Thames(142 mi)

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Jazz bandBrighton(149 mi)

Sophistication and fun rolled into one! A trio with a passion for lilting bossa nova and swinging jazz.

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Jazz bandBrentford(149 mi)

The LindQuartet are a young, professional Jazz Collective based in London. The main line-up consists of Vocals, Piano, Upright Bass & Drums.

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Jazz bandBrighton(150 mi)

This jazzy trio plays the classic jazz standard repertoire. Perfect as an unobtrusive background to wedding receptions, dinners and more.

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Jazz bandSutton(152 mi)

Stylish and original jazz, swing and pop covers band

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Jazz bandLondon(152 mi)

Starlight Jazz is a talented and sophisticated Jazz collective with an extensive repertoire, which can be tailored to suit any event.

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Jazz bandLondon(153 mi)

Highly experienced six-piece function band playing across a range of genres.

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Jazz bandLondon(154 mi)

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

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Jazz, Pop, Rock
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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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