Default lineup: 4 members
4 Piece: Female Vocals, Keys, Bass & Drums.
*Larger line ups available (please see booking options)
Academy Of Soul brings together some of the UK’s finest musicians to produce an authentic tribute to the Kings and Queens of Soul and Motown. Delivering a highly impressive sound and visual performance combined with a funk, groove and passion for some of the greatest hits of all time, this established and well-respected band are not to be missed.
Fronted by the exceptional Franchesqua, Academy Of Soul features a superb collection of talented and established session players who also provide backing vocals and harmonies. Each member of the band has extensive experience having performed throughout the UK and Internationally for a range of corporate, leisure and private clients.
The band’s musicians and vocalists are carefully selected, to ensure a package of talent, professionalism and adaptability. Featuring several Musical Directors within the group, and a wealth of experience in managing and performing in bands – their arrangements are painstakingly prepared – to ensure a slick, top flight performance comparable to those of any session band on the world stage.
Academy Of Soul pride themselves on continuity – and their team of musicians and vocalists have worked together for many years. The band’s shows are well rehearsed and meticulously prepared with the highest specification lighting and sound.
Whether it’s your Corporate Event, Wedding, or Birthday party – this band give everyone the same great level of customer service – with a dedicated event planner who will ensure everything runs according to plan, in advance of and on your big day.
Academy Of Soul can also tailor an entire day’s entertainment to your liking. Their rich pool of resources enables them to offer a one stop shop for DJ Service, Wedding Breakfast entertainment (Acoustic/Background/Vocal), Sax DJ, and PA hire for your Speeches and or daytime background music. This can take all the headache away from dealing with several suppliers – and you can rest in the knowledge that everything will be provided at the highest possible quality.