The OB Jazz Ensemble ref: 3542.1
This all star band of virtuoso swingers: double bass, piano, sax, drums and vocals/trumpet performs the hits and popular music of the 1940's - for your dancing, listening and party fun.
Their music is song based and accessible, appealing to a wide range of tastes and people of all ages. They have a large repertoire of songs and styles which means they can keep varied audiences well entertained, playing for dancing in the evening or creating a great atmosphere for receptions and dinners. Each performance is tailored to each individual audience and occasion and clients' preferences. This band love playing and entertaining and always aim to make the party happen.
The band have an impressive client list which includes HRH Prince Edward, The Duke of Westminster, The Alderly Edge Hotel,
The Portland Thistle Hotel, Canon UK Ltd. The Dorchester Hotel
Mottram Hall Hotel, Anderson Consulting, The Royal Mail, Boots,
Granada T.V. Leeds Metropolitan University, Liverpool Law Society, Brian Robson, Warners, Tescos, Asda, Pizza Express….and many, many more.
The OB Ensemble play music from an era of swing, latin ,blues and jump jive; songs penned by the likes of Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Irving Berlin etc and made famous by Sinatra and the Rat Pack, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and more recently, Jamie Cullum, Harry Connick Junior, Robbie Williams, Michael Buble etc. They may play some Rat Pack swing , Glenn Miller, bossa’s , sambas , salsa, or even a ska or funky version of a jazz standard and so on…
|Corporate Function||This is just to say a big thank you to you and the other chaps for all your hard work in helping to make the party go with a swing. You pitched it just right and we had many complimentary remarks on your behalf, which I am only too pleased to pass on. It has been a pleasure to work with you and I shall have no hesitation in recommending you.|
|Wedding||………... The Jazz band were absolutely amazing. I loved them and everyone commented how great they were. Please pass on my thanks to the band as I didn't’t really get a chance to speak to them on the night. I would definitely recommend them to anyone else.|
|Wedding||What can we say??? Thank you, Fantastic, Absolutely Brilliant, First Class, Wonderful… Please pass on our thanks and compliments to the ensemble for the wonderful music you provided on the 23rd. From our first conversation right through to the evening we have been impressed with your attitude and competence, and now are still enjoying the memories of the music and your entertainment. Please feel free to use us for any references for any future bookings you may have. You can be assured that we shall say nothing but praise for you and the ensemble With our thanks and appreciation etc.|