Jazz Bands: Devon - for your Event
Live Music Booking Service for Your Party, Wedding or Event from - Midsummer Music - the music people
The MJ Jazz Trio are a professional West Country cocktail jazz piano/bass/drums trio, with literally hundreds of professional gigs behind them, mostly weddings, but also many private parties, dinners etc. Devon is within this Jazz Band’s local performance area.
They bring a vast repertoire of songs but minimal equipment, and are quite used to playing quietly in small rooms, very close to diners. Their aim is to contribute to the atmosphere of an occasion whilst being relatively unobtrusive and allowing your guests to conduct normal conversation.
The JM band play a lively mixture of swing, jazz and dance music and even a bit of early Rock & Roll. You'll hear plenty of favourites plus some unexpected numbers all given their irresistible swing treatment. The band's amazing female vocalist will beguile you with her beautiful tone, shock you when she growls and delight you with her wonderful interpretation of songs you know and love. The band creates the essential rhythm and solos for a complete jazz and dance experience.
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The MB Jazz Band play music from the early jazz period through to the Great American Songbook. The band was formed in 2012 after playing together for 20 years or so in other bands. They wanted to take the jazz band format and rework it to keep the best elements but be more polished, flexible about a broader range of tunes and appeal to a wider audience including people who are not jazz fans. An ideal Jazz Band for a wedding or party in Devon.
The band play well-loved tunes at volumes to suit with just the right tempos for listening and danci ... more
The TM Jazz Trio is a Gypsy jazz trio with a difference! Silky smooth baselines and tantalising harmonies and interwoven with fascinating rhythms to provide a breathtaking compliment to a range of virtuosic solos on guitar and violin.
The ST Jazz Trio perform with backing tracks recorded by a live rhythm section authentic to the era. Never too loud, they specialise in the popular music of the mid 1920s to early 1930s. Their set lists are appropriate for ambient back ground dinner music to dancing The Charleston after the cheese course! The band headlined the 2015 International Agatha Christie Festival so if you are having a vintage themed function with a touch of class, step back in time with this polished act. The Trio ... more
The Band plays 'Old School' Rhythm & Blues featuring the music of Ray Charles, Van Morrison, Georgie Fame, Little Walter, Aretha Franklin, Louis Jordon, Wilson Picket and The Blues Brothers to name but a few. The band features great musicians including an impressive three piece Horn Section, Keyboards, Guitar, Double Bass, Drums and cool male and female singers. This Jazz Band is well known in Devon. The band’s musical style ensures everyone will get up and dance to one swinging band. The band members wear suits with the ladies in f ... more
The EJ Jazz Band performs songs from the Great American Songbook. Eileen’s vocal’s range from strong and passionate to delicate and intimate while the backing is smooth and sophisticated. An ideal Jazz Band for a wedding or party in Devon. All members of the band are professional musicians who have studied music at degree level.
The band has played at many weddings, parties, functions and corporate events. Their previous clients include: Coutts Bank, The Bath Festival, Bristol Zoo as well as many restaurants and jazz clubs throughout the ... more
12 years of experience and showmanship leaves this professional trio well versed at taking the audience on a journey. The Jazz Band plays regularly in Devon from weddings to charity events.. The hot-club style outfit travels through desert caravans, Mediterranean vibes and 40s swing-dance halls, depending on where the crowd, and the band, want to go!
Their fresh sound and variety of instruments and rhythms keeps any audience interested. Gypsy Jazz, classic songs, mellow clarinet tones, and driving Bari sax, all under pinned by the tight swing of vibrant guitar an ... more
Formed originally in 2000 this band have already made a huge impact with their exuberant blend of jump jive and swing dance music. Devon is within this Jazz Band’s local performance area. Hailed by ‘The Stage’ magazine as “one of Britain’s best ever party bands”, they have enjoyed great success at dance clubs and venues throughout this country and are building a loyal following amongst the jivers of Northern Europe.
The band’s music carries echoes of the great Louis Prima and Louis Jordan and they combine the energy of early rhythm and blues with ... more
If it's a party you want, then this could be the band for you. They present a humorous, high energy set featuring the music of Louis Jordan, Cab Calloway and Louis Prima that was all the rage in the 1940's and early 1950's. This Jazz Band is well known in Devon.
The six piece band faithfully recreate a whole host of classic jump jive hits that had people rocking and rolling in the aisles years before Rock and Roll had been invented and the evenings is guarenteed to go with a swing.
Line-up is guitar, bass guitar,drums, saxop ... more