5 stars - The Futuristic Gramophones are Highly Recommended28 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 - Kind Of Two are Highly Recommended24 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 - Swing Blue are Highly Recommended19 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 - Burgundy Boater Band are Highly Recommended30 Reviews Number of members: 4Hampshire
Burgundy Boater Band are an experienced, professional, traditional jazz quartet providing music for any occasion. Their tunes, jazz, ballads and 20’s pop songs have a beginning, middle and, end which most people like....
5 stars - The Storyville Strutters are Highly Recommended19 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 - The Quartones are Highly Recommended54 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 - Con Alma Duo are Highly Recommended26 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 - Stardust are Highly Recommended23 Reviews Number of members: 4London
Performing a fine blend of Rat Pack classics, Soul favourites and the best dance floor hits; Stardust are a sophisticated, versatile band that will keep you and your guests on the dance floor all night long. 4, 5 or 6 piece line-ups available....
5 stars - The Earls Of Swing are Highly Recommended7 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 - Take Two are Highly Recommended3 Reviews Number of members: 2London
Take Two are a jazz & swing duo who have trained at some of the UK's most prestigious music conservatories. With an extensive repertoire of cool jazz standards, the duo have entertained at Henley Festival, London Jazz Festival & Snape Proms. Available for your event to provide understated background music or more lively up-tempo swing, Take Two are able to tailor their performance to your needs!...
5 stars - All That Jazz are Highly Recommended111 Reviews Number of members: 3South Yorkshire
EXCLUSIVE TO ALIVE NETWORK - All That Jazz is a versatile collection of the country's finest young Jazz musicians. They are available in a range of ensemble formats, including duo, trio, quartet and quintet, with male & female musicians....
5 stars - The 101 Trio are Highly Recommended4 Reviews Number of members: 3Surrey
The 101 Trio are a young, talented, instrumental jazz trio. Their repertoire includes music from the greats such as Duke Ellington, Miles Davis & Louis Armstrong, plus many other well known jazz standards, tailored to suit your event....
5 stars - Bella And The Bourbon Boys are Highly Recommended62 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!...
5 stars - Midnight Jazz Trio are Highly Recommended2 Reviews Number of members: 3Surrey
Midnight Jazz Trio create a classy atmosphere for any event. Great for sophisticated functions, they never fail to please with a repertoire spanning from Frank Sinatra to Van Morrison and more. Solo sax to quartet also available....
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 - The Swing Things are Highly Recommended9 Reviews Number of members: 6London
The Swing Things are a leading UK swing ensemble that offer a unique entertainment experience for all events. The in demand 6 piece perform both authentic repertoire from the 20’s-40’s and modern pop tunes in a swing style. If you’re looking for a hot, swinging, vintage party band then look no further!...
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The Spotted Cats
5 stars - The Spotted Cats are Highly Recommended
“One word, "Fabulous". All the children and staff loved it and were fully engaged.”
Maggie N booked The Spotted Cats for their event in London on 7th June 2022
Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys
5 stars - Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys are Highly Recommended
“Absolutely amazing. We could not have asked or expected more. Very talented and lovely people.”
Anita F booked Phoebe and The Live Lounge Boys for their event in London on 29th May 2022
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Jazz Bands in Kensington cost from £228 to £4616. The average price in 2022 was £1020. Prices vary depending on experience, demand, size of act, travel costs and the specs of the equipment provided. Artists travelling into Kensington from further away will usually charge more than a local act due to travel time and fuel costs.
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