250 of the finest Essex Jazz Bands to hire for your events.
These are the perfect Jazz Bands for weddings, corporate events & parties in Essex, locally sourced by our entertainment experts. Find the best Essex Jazz Bands only at Alive Network, the UK's biggest entertainment agency.
5 stars - The Futuristic Gramophones are Highly Recommended25 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Delivering a stylish performance of timeless jazz classics plus modern pop hits rearranged in the same vintage fashion, The Futuristic Gramophones are the perfect mix of old meets new! Effortlessly cool, this fun yet classy trio give the music of Taylor Swift, The White Stripes, Van Morrison & more, a big vintage makeover!...
5 stars - Swing Blue are Highly Recommended14 Reviews Number of members: 3Hampshire
Comprising of three of the top jazz musicians in the South of the UK, Swing Blue can provide the perfect sound to suit any event. Whether it’s a relaxing Jazz set to accompany wedding drinks or an all singing, all dancing show, Swing Blue really can cater for everyone....
5 stars - Kind Of Two are Highly Recommended20 Reviews Number of members: 2London
Kind of Two are a highly skilled and award-winning jazz duo who are guaranteed to lend a sophisticated soundtrack to any event, with experience performing for well-known clients such as Elton John, Lord and Lady Sainsbury and a private party hosting the Queen, as well as countless other events....
5 stars - The Quartones are Highly Recommended49 Reviews Number of members: 4London
The Quartones are a professional 4 piece band brimming with a wealth of music and performance experience. They have been providing entertainment for over 10 years which has seen them perform all over the world. With 100s of gigs under their belt and a wide-ranging repertoire you can be assured that you are in safe hands, and that The Quartones will add a big spark to your special day!...
5 stars - The Storyville Strutters are Highly Recommended17 Reviews Number of members: 4London
A highly trained & experienced group of musicians specialising in traditional New Orleans (Dixieland) style Jazz. From a trio play low key background music to a full band perfect for dancing, The Storyville Strutters can cater for all events!...
5 stars - Con Alma Duo are Highly Recommended22 Reviews Number of members: 2London
A talented and sophisticated saxophone and double bass duo from London, with a diverse repertoire from subtle background music to lively uptempo swing. With the option to expand to a trio or quartet, Con Alma are a great choice for any type of event....
5 stars - The Earls Of Swing are Highly Recommended5 Reviews Number of members: 4Kent
Fronted by a smooth, charismatic Jazz singer and accompanied by a hugely talented band; The Earls of Swing are a cool and classy quartet who perform a great selection of the 40's and 50's classics you all know and love, from iconic artists such as Frank Sinatra, Sammie Davis Junior, Dean Martin & more!...
5 stars - Bella And The Bourbon Boys are Highly Recommended58 Reviews Number of members: 5London
Inspired by the American band Postmodern Jukebox, Alive Network’s exclusive swing jazz quintet Bella and the Bourbon Boys give a retro spin to events with their vintage Jazz covers of pop songs, including hits from Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Bon Jovi and many more!...
A high-energy and exciting outfit made up from graduates of the prestigious Royal Welsh College of Music. Greenwich Village Jazz play a vibrant mix of Jazz standards that are both accessible and unobtrusive, creating a perfect musical backdrop to your special event! Previous clients include The London Jazz Festival, The 606 Club, Brecon Jazz Festival and more!...
5 stars - Retro Station are Highly Recommended5 Reviews Number of members: 5London
Retro Station are a swing party band with a retro twist! Bringing you glamour, fun and famous pop tunes in an array of vintage music styles, their exciting live sets include songs from Megan Trainor, Ed Sheeran, The White Stripes & more! Previous venues include Primo Bar, Quaglino's, The Green Rooms and more....
5 stars - James Lewys are Highly Recommended46 Reviews Number of members: 1London
FEATURED IN UKs TOP 10 SWING ARTISTS OF 2017 & 2018. Jazz sensation James Lewys epitomises the sound and charm of the 1950's. Featuring the songs of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bobby Darin, Tony Bennett and Michael Buble....
5 stars - Soho Cool are Highly Recommended26 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Soho Cool are a slick & professional jazz trio made up of some of London’s finest jazz musicians. With a reputation that is second to none, Soho Cool provides unrivalled sophistication, versatility, reliability & a touch of quality to every event!...
5 stars - Indigo Jazz are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 3London
Adding a warm & sophisticated feel to any occasion, Indigo Jazz specialise in Bossa Nova, Jazz Standards, Swing Tunes & beautifully arranged Pop songs with a retro spin! Perfect for drinks receptions, garden parties & more!...
5 stars - The Cool Jazz Quintet are Highly Recommended6 Reviews Number of members: 9East Sussex
Whether you require a sophisticated & intimate dinner set or a vibrant energetic set; The Cool Jazz Quintet bring thoughtful and subtle variations on the Jazz theme to encompass Bossa Nova, Swing, Be-bop, smooth grooves and cool jazz styles of Miles Davis’ golden era!...
5 stars - Jive Duo are Highly Recommended12 Reviews Number of members: 2West Yorkshire
Jive Duo are the perfect choice for events requiring sophisticated background music. Completely acoustic, the duo can set up anywhere & wow guests with their collection of Swing, Jazz and Pop tunes! Previous clients include Kia Cars, numerous wine bars and private house events!...
5 stars - April In Paris are Highly Recommended7 Reviews Number of members: 4Hertfordshire
A vibrant & energetic jazz quartet playing a wide variety of jazz standards, cool jazz, The Great American Song Book, contemporary jazz & funk. April In Paris have the ideal sound to make a great atmosphere at any venue, function, event or party!...
5 stars - Ella Catherine are Highly Recommended1 Reviews Number of members: 2London
Stunning female Jazz vocalist - ideal for weddings, corporate events and dinner parties specialising in easy listening and background Jazz with some uptempo and dancier numbers to add a little variety to your event.Christmas Songs Available!...
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The Frenchman Street Duo
5 stars - The Frenchman Street Duo are Highly Recommended
“We booked Rosie for a Great Gatsby themed 30th. This was a surprisingly difficult genre to find a singer for who could do what we was after. We wanted a modern twist with the 1920s...”
Chris P booked The Frenchman Street Duo for their event
5 stars - Echoes are Highly Recommended
“I would book this band again in a heartbeat. They absolutely made our day and had all of our guests up and dancing the night away. Helen was so accommodating leading up to the wedd...”
David R booked Echoes for their Wedding in Essex
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How much do Essex Jazz Bands cost?
Jazz Bands in Essex cost from £128 to £4616. The average price in 2021 was £979. Prices vary depending on experience, demand, size of act, travel costs and the specs of the equipment provided. Artists travelling into Essex from further away will usually charge more than a local act due to travel time and fuel costs.
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