Christmas party Jazz Bands for hire in Gloucester

Hire a jazz band in Gloucester for your christmas party today. Whatever type of christmas party you're planning, we have 372 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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3 bands in or around Gloucester
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Jazz bandCaldicot(29 mi)

We love to play music for dancing! Most of our performances are for dance events, both rock'n'roll and jive clubs, and Swing Dancers too!

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From£500
Jazz bandMalvern(17 mi)

Swinging jazz trio

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From£1120
Jazz bandSwindon(26 mi)

A boutique jazz band, playing traditional jazz and swing from the roaring '20s through to the fabulous '50s.

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Jazz bandBirmingham(38 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 bandClevedon(39 mi)

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

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From£640
Jazz bandCardiff(47 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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From£640
Jazz bandWindsor(74 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 bandBournemouth(80 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 bandStoke-on-Trent(80 mi)

The Jake Leg Jug Band bring you the authentic sounds of 1920's and 30's America - Jazz, Blues, Gospel, Ragtime - and put their own twist on

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Jazz bandWalton-on-Thames(85 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(85 mi)

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Jazz bandNottingham(86 mi)
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Jazz bandGosport(88 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 bandLondon(88 mi)

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

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From£760
Jazz bandLondon(88 mi)

Between the Lines are a London-based jazz & function band with a range of line-ups from 2-7 piece playing jazz classics and vintage covers

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Jazz bandLondon(89 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(89 mi)

The Reuben Ard Band encompasses a collective of Jazz Duos, Trios, Quartets and Quintets led by Pianist Reuben Ard.

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Jazz bandLondon(90 mi)

Guitar jazz trio - female lead - modern or/and standard jazz

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
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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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