Corporate event Jazz Bands for hire in Kent

Hire a jazz band in Kent for your corporate event today. Whatever type of corporate event you're planning, we have 393 of the most professional acts right here for you to choose from.

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12 bands in or around Kent
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Jazz bandAshford(13 mi)

Scott and the Explorers are a swing jazz quartet band from Kent.

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From£1095
Jazz bandHastings(17 mi)

Hard swinging fun with band going from a duo to a 9 piece band playing classic tunes from the 1920-50. The ultimate swing dance band!

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From£1220
Jazz bandCanterbury(21 mi)

KD Dance Orchestra/ The Swing & Soul Orchestra - Sinatra to Stevie, Miller to Aretha! Sassy soul and swing classics.

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Jazz bandWhitstable(22 mi)

Goodsmith, Fletcher & Bennett step off the corporate circuit to present chilled soul,jazz and folk vibes in all the right places

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Jazz bandCanterbury(22 mi)

Goosebumps are a 5 piece swing jive band from Kent, UK. They travel worldwide swingin' themselves silly and cooking up a storm on stage.

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From£800
Jazz bandCrowborough(30 mi)

Quantum Collective is a 5-piece, jazz/funk-fusion band from East Sussex.

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From£938
Jazz bandEastbourne(30 mi)

One of the most versatile & engaging acts on the music scene. Consisting of some of the most sought after professional musicians in the UK

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From£950
Jazz bandSouthend-on-Sea(35 mi)

Jazz for music lovers! Playing Jazz standards, Jazzed up Rock and Jazzed down Dance for your intimate party or wedding!

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Jazz bandTunbridge Wells(26 mi)

A superb Band who will play just the right range of music to suit the event. Flexible line-up can be from 2 to 5 musicians.

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From£500
Jazz bandTonbridge(27 mi)

Jazz/acoustic duo based in London, comprised of Guildhall School of Music and Drama Jazz Graduates Lydia Bell and Tom Coppin.

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From£490
Jazz bandEast Grinstead(38 mi)

Hi I'm Jane Tuff and I'm passionate about bringing " jazz in your space" to your event. Perfect for receptions, dinners, birthday bash.

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Jazz bandSouth Ockendon(41 mi)
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Jazz bandBrighton(44 mi)

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

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Jazz bandBrighton(44 mi)

Sophisticated close harmony group - beautifully arranged songs taken from classic jazz 1950s jazz era

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Jazz bandBrighton(45 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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From£900
Jazz bandBrighton(46 mi)

Smooth and easy jazz adding the perfect atmosphere without drawing focus.

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From£570
Jazz bandLondra(46 mi)

'An incredible tribute to the Jazz Divas'

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Jazz bandLondon(47 mi)

Jazz & Swing band specialising in vocal jazz standards with a contemporary twist. Creators of Jazzeoke - sing with the band!

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Jazz, Pop, Rock
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£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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