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Paris Affair

With virtuosic guitar licks, eloquent clarinet, bouncing bass lines and vocals in several languages; Paris Affair deliver a set that is heartfelt and full of irresistible joie de vivre. Sophisticated and accessible to all, this Gypsy Swing band will have you and your guests entranced all night long.

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Set List / Repertoire

After You’ve Gone
All Of Me (Frank Sinatra/Micheal Bublé)
Ar Hyd A Nos (Welsh traditional)
Anniversary Song
Anouman
Anthropology
Autumn Leaves
Bésame Mucho
Bei Mir Bist Du Schein/Sospan Fach
Bei Dir War es Immer So Schön
Bistro Fada (from the Woody Allen film Midnight in Paris)
Blues
Blues Claire
Blue Skies
Bossa Dorado
Bouncing On The Bus
Caravan
Chez Jaquette (Guitar Waltz)
Clair de Lune
Coquette
Dark Eyes
Denis Denis (Blondie)
Django’s Castle
Django’s Waltz
Djangology
Douce Ambience
Exactly Like You
Fleur De Lavande
For Sephora
Georgia on My Mind
Gisela (German song)
Happy Birthday (on request)
Honeysuckle Rose
I Can’t Believe You’re in Love With Me
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
I Love You (Bill Bailey)
I’ll See You In My Dreams
It Don’t Mean A Thing
It Had to Be You
Indifference (guitar Waltz)
J’Attendrai
Joseph Joseph/Match of The Day
La Bamba
La Bikina
La Partida (Argentinian Waltz)
Limehouse Blues
Love Made Me Cry
Minor Blues
Minor Swing (Johnny Depp in the film Chocolat)
Misty
Moondance (Van Morrison)
Mustang Sally (The Commitments/The Blues Brothers)
My Blue Heaven
Myfanwy (iconic Welsh love song)
Nature Boy
Night In Tunisia
Nuages
Oh! Lady be Good
Out of Nowhere
Pepito
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps… (Baz Lurman’s film Strictly Ballroom)
(Quizas, Quizas Quizas) … (Baz Lurman’s film Strictly Ballroom – Spanish version)
Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
Sospan Fach (Max Boyce)
Stompin At Decca
Stranger on The Shore
Summertime
Sway (Dean Martin)
Sweet Georgia Brown
Swing Gitane
Swing 39
Swing 42
Swing 66
Sympathique (Pink Martini)
Tea For Two
Te Quiero Siempre Solo Tu
Tequila
The Sheik of Araby
Them There Eyes
There Will Never Be Another You
These Boots Are Made For Walking (Nancy Sinatra)
Those Were The Days (Mary Hopkins)
Troublant Bolero
Waltz des Niglos
Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)

Christmas Numbers
Rudolph
Santa Baby
Winter Wonderland
Frosty The Snowman
Jingle Bells
Christmas carols: numerous……

4 Customer Reviews

Performance quality: 5 stars
Sound quality: 5 stars
Behaviour: 5 stars
Communication before and at your event: 5 stars
Audience engagement: 5 stars
Value for money: 5 stars
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  • Unsatisfactory 0
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Thank you Paris Affair for a wonderful afternoon.

5 stars - Paris Affair are Highly Recommended booked Paris Affair for their event

“Thank you Paris Affair for a wonderful afternoon. The feedback has been fantastic.”


Really enjoyed the Llanelli performance. You have a wonderful way of making the ...

5 stars - Paris Affair are Highly Recommended booked Paris Affair for their event

“Really enjoyed the Llanelli performance. You have a wonderful way of making the audience feel like they are at a family get-together. It was great to see and hear the effortless communication between each of you and the fun you were clearly having as you entertained us royally. Diolch yn fawr iawn.”


They were fantastic.

5 stars - Paris Affair are Highly Recommended booked Paris Affair for their event

“Played at my recent wedding at St Davids Hotel and Spa in Cardiff Bay. They were fantastic and everyone commented how brilliant and professionally they performed. If you have a wedding coming up and need a band this is the band!”


Hi Guys, me and Alex would like to thank you for making our wedding the most spe...

5 stars - Paris Affair are Highly Recommended booked Paris Affair for their event

“Hi Guys, me and Alex would like to thank you for making our wedding the most special day of our lives, you were perfect and people have not stopped talking about you since. You playing Moondance for our first dance was magical, we can't thank you enough!”

Prices

Price from £833 + travel from Vale of Glamorgan

Based on 4 members performing 2 x 60 minute sets

  • Wales From £833
  • West Midlands From £1,154
  • South West From £1,219
  • South East From £1,282
  • Yorkshire and the Humber From £1,282
  • East Midlands From £1,411
  • East of England From £1,539
  • North West From £1,539
  • Scotland From £2,052
  • North East From £2,308

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Performance Times

2 x 60 minutes sets

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Lineup

Default lineup: 4 members

Quartet: 2 x Guitars, Double Bass, Bass Clarinet, Clarinet & Vocals.

*Additional Drums & Keyboard are also available for a larger line-up (please see booking options).

Full Biography

With their line up of two guitars and double bass, uniquely fronted by clarinet, bass-clarinet and vocals; this extremely popular Swansea band has been bringing audiences across Wales and the rest of the UK to their feet.

Playing feel-good, accessible, Gypsy Swing Jazz and Latin music, Paris Affair base their style on the Hot Club of France. Strongly influenced by great artists such as Django Reinhardt and Benny Goodman; Paris Affair draw upon a myriad of other influences to create a set list which includes plenty of virtuosic guitar licks, eloquent clarinet, bouncing bass lines and vocals in several languages.

Between them, Paris Affair clock up years of professional experience at a high level in many different fields: from rock and folk, to pop and classical. Individually, they have worked with artists such as Terry Hall, Cerys Matthews, Shakin’ Stevens, Simon Rattle and Max Boyce, and have made numerous recordings, live television appearances and radio broadcasts in a plethora of venues and circumstances all over the world. Together they've performed extensively at festivals, functions, exhibitions, parties, restaurants, schools (giving classes as well as performances), pubs and jazz clubs, town halls, temples and tents!

Delivered with a heartfelt and irresistible joie de vivre, Paris Affair create a unique, sophisticated and widely appealing sound which will entrance you and your guests.

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