Wedding Jazz Bands for hire in Plymouth

Hire the perfect jazz band in Plymouth 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 369 bands for you to browse right here.

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Jazz bandNewton Abbot(24 mi)

High energy Funk, Soul, Disco, Pop and ROCK! A band to suit any musical request, and to keep the crowd dancing all night long!

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Jazz bandCardiff(87 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(92 mi)

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

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Jazz bandBournemouth(104 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 bandEastleigh(130 mi)

Cinnamon Jazz add mellow ambience with our melodic blend of Latin, swing, ballads and light funk.

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Jazz bandGosport(135 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(168 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 bandWalton-on-Thames(176 mi)

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Jazz bandBrighton(178 mi)

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

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Jazz bandBrighton(179 mi)

Sophisticated yet upbeat trio with a passion for swinging jazz and lilting bossa nova.

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Jazz bandBrighton(179 mi)

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

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Jazz bandBrighton(180 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 bandCoventry(180 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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Jazz bandSurbiton(181 mi)

We're based in London and are a friendly bunch who plays mainly tasty originals and modern jazz standards, creating a memorable event

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From£1350
Jazz bandSutton(185 mi)

Stylish and original jazz, swing and pop covers band

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Jazz bandLondon(187 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(187 mi)

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

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Jazz bandLondon(188 mi)

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

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Popular genres:
Jazz, Pop, Rock
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£Budget£220
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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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