Wedding Jazz Bands for hire in North Yorkshire

Hire the perfect jazz band in North Yorkshire for your wedding. You'll find everything here from gypsy jazz and postmodern jukebox to classic jazz trios featuring piano, double bass and singer. Groups like this are the perfect way to add that extra special something to your wedding! We have 395 bands for you to browse right here.

Jazz bandsinNorth Yorkshireforany price, sort bybest match
16 bands in or around North Yorkshire
Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
From£640
Jazz bandYork(12 mi)

Ricardo Alvarez Jazz Band can provide an extensive repertoire of well known jazz, latin, ballads and classical standards tunes.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£900
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
From£1000
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

Leeds based professional jazz and swing band. We offer a fun and sophisticated performance, with a smile, at great prices!

Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
From£650
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

Acoustic Jazz Ensemble

Shortlist
Check availability
From£960
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1795
Jazz bandTadcaster(16 mi)

A compact 13-piece swing band performing classic songs by Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Harry Connick Jr, Michael Bublé etc......

Shortlist
Check availability
From£800
Jazz bandLeeds(22 mi)

Resurrecting the songs, instruments and techniques of an otherwise forgotten era, with an irresistible sense of ease and exuberance;

Shortlist
Check availability
From£600
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£411.76
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£600
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£480
Jazz bandScarborough(33 mi)

We take the ‘modern’ out of modern jazz.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£640
Jazz bandPeterlee(46 mi)

Swinging 1930s/40s vintage jazz from one of the UK's premiere Gypsy Jazz quartets!

Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
From£640
Jazz bandYork(12 mi)
Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
Jazz bandWest Yorkshire(28 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.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1250
Jazz bandYork(10 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£400
Jazz bandLeeds(23 mi)

Relaxed and refreshed jazz standards and pop fusion classics, suitable for any occasion.

337 more results

All the bands below are available to travel to North Yorkshire
Shortlist
Check availability
From£1000
Jazz bandSheffield(50 mi)

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

Shortlist
Check availability
From£300
Jazz bandManchester(58 mi)

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

Hiring a jazz band

Useful information

Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
Average response time:
3 hours
Busiest times:
June, July, August
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

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+

Try our instant price calculator

Answer 2 quick questions to get an instant quote estimate
1How long would you need musicians for?
1 hour
2 hours
3 hours
2How many musicians would you want to hire?
2
3
4
5-9
10+
Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

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

Trusted by
Just takes a few clicks and it’s always reliable. We used Encore every month for the past 2 years and it has been amazing.
The orchestra were a huge hit on Friday, so thanks again for your help last minute on this! Throughly impressive.
The band were great and really professional throughout the booking process and on the day.
Not quite sure of what you want?
We’re here to help!
Harry, our bookings specialist, is on hand to guide and assist you
1
Tell us about your event.
2
Relevant musicians are instantly alerted.
3
Available performers respond with tailored quotes.
Finding the perfect musician has never been easier.